IT Networks Administrator Jobs – Uganda Airlines

Job Title:   IT Networks Administrator

Organisation: Uganda National Airlines Company Limited

Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda

Reports to: Assistant Manager, IT Operations


About US:

Uganda Airlines is the flag carrier of Uganda. The company is a revival of the older Uganda Airlines which operated from 1977 until 2001. It began flying in August 2019.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining IT networks and systems including LANs, WANs, VPNs, Switches, routers, and other physical hardware
  • Installing and configuring both passive and active network equipment to update or fix hardware or software issues
  • Install and maintain Telecommunication equipment including PABXs, ISDNs, Fibre, and UTP infrastructure to ensure voice and data communication among business are maintained
  • Updating virus protection software to keep data and communications protected
  • Implement and maintain Network Access Control solutions across all offices of the company
  • Monitoring computer systems to improve network performance for computer systems and networks
  • Communicating networking issues to other employees and management, especially in training new users
  • Develop, configure, and maintain network intrusion and detection capability and standards across all possible entry points


Key Performance Indicators

  • Corporate Network availability and reliability in compliance with set targets
  • Network data transmission latency within agreed corporate standards
  • Network uptime within targeted SLA and OLAs
  • Mean-Time-Before-failure of IT Networks
  • Working long hours and unplanned odd hours
  • Liaison with IT Vendors and Service Providers
  • Need to be technologically updated with emerging trends
  • Understanding user needs so that these are transformed into business application

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or related degree
  • Professional certification, such as CISSP, CCNA, or CCNP
  • Three years of experience in installing, maintaining, and supporting IT networks
  • Experience in working wide Area Networks spreading across multiple countries
  • Experience with Network switches and routers
  • Experience installing and supporting PABXs, Communication Radios, and other voice networks
  • Knowledge of network security detection and prevention control
  • Ability to communicate and follow up with external vendors and service providers
  • Diagnostics and root-cause analysis
  • Team player with listening and understanding of user challenges


How to Apply:

All candidates who wish to join Uganda Airlines in this capacity should apply online at the link below.


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Deadline: 13th November 2023


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Date Posted 2023-11-08
Valid Through 2023-11-13
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Uganda Airlines
Job Location Entebbe, Entebbe, Entebbe, 0256, Uganda

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