ICT Security Administrator Jobs – Orient Bank


Job Title:    ICT Security Administrator

Organization:  Orient

Duty Station:  Kampala,

Reports to: Head of Information Technology


About US:

Orient Bank is a
leading Private sector commercial bank in Uganda since 1993. Its steady growth
over the last 20 years can be attributed to its professional management and
prudent Lending and investment policy.  The confidence in Orient Bank of
the Ugandan business community in particular and the public in general, is
reflected in its large deposit base. In November 2002 Orient Bank made another
first in this economy by successfully out competing other Banks in taking over
TransAfrica Bank Ltd., (TABL).


Job Summary: The
ICT Security Administrator will coordinate and monitor the data security of
banks information systems, compliance with standard ICT security practices,
providing consultation and creating a general awareness on the ICT security to
all staff.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Coordinating the Installation, configuration, upgrading and updating
    of software and Hardware security, Logical & Physical security to all
    the Banks systems/requirements and Data and storage.
  • Coordinating monitoring of servers and applications for errors and
    performance /security problems.
  • Monitor system resource usage and changes in user access rights in
    terms of security.
  • Coordinating end of Period processing, system and data backup
    processes and archiving of data.
  • Carry out end of day processes in order to update customer balances
    and generate offline balances for branches in line with ICT policy and
  • Maintaining user access rights for the banking systems in line with
    the ICT policies and procedures.
  • Implement and Monitor Intrusion attack attempts / Data theft
    attempts and deletion and prevent the data loss and un-authorized access
    to the bank infrastructure.
  • Monitor the IT network for violations and attacks in line with the
    IT security policy.
  • Test the effectiveness of the security safeguards in place and
    prepare and test the IT disaster recovery plan (DRP) in line with the IT
    security policy.
  • Draw up a Business Impact Analysis (BIA) for IT systems and carryout
    an IT system Risk Assessment and produce a report for management in line
    with Basel II Capital accord.
  • Ensure appropriate Proxy servers and firewalls are in place and
    monitor all the logs.     


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer
    Science / Information Technology or Degree in any field plus postgraduate
    qualification in IT/Computer Science
  • At least three years of demonstrated experience in IT systems &
    Security administration.
  • Knowledge of the CISCO routers and switches, Linux/Solaris Security
  • Knowledge of the network design
  • Knowledge of the minimum space required for the system to run
  • Understanding of Back up and data recovery procedures
  • Knowledge of procedure for installation and configuration of data
  • Understanding of System development cycles
  • Knowledge of Firewalls/proxies and Routers/switches
  • Understanding of Network scanners/ vulnerability assessment tools
  • Demonstrated good customer service orientation
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to quickly troubleshoot and resolve/ escalate issues as

How to Apply:

All interested candidates
who meet the criteria indicated above are requested to send their applications,
and updated Curriculum Vitae to the following email: recruit@orient-bank.com


Deadline: 3rd March 2021 by 5:00pm


Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


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