Monday, December 01, 2014

Senior Computer Operations Officer - Enterprise Systems (1)

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) which is the leading provider of social
security services in Tanzania is hereby inviting applications from suitably qualified,
dynamic and motivated Tanzanians to immediately fill vacant positions currently
existing in the Fund.

Position: Senior Computer Operations Officer - Enterprise Systems (1)

Report to: Principal Computer Operations Officer

Job Purpose
Responsible for ensuring Enterprise Systems security design, systems architectural
drawings, implementation and monitoring of servers, and end point security detection
and prevention systems (eg. SCCM, AV, SIEM )

Key Duties and Responsibilities
1. Designing and documenting the management framework for categorization and
deployment of standard desktops to end-user PCs.
2. Executing patches and anti-virus management process for the organization.
3. Designing and maintaining architectural drawings for applications and systems
within the Enterprise Systems section.
4. Documenting and maintaining standards and baselines for security for the Fund
Systems servers as per industry best practice.
5. Responsible for maintaining up-to-date patches (critical and security) on servers
and staff PCs in the entire organization.
6. Responsible for maintaining up-to-date anti-virus on servers and staff PCs in the
entire organization.
7. Responsible for designing, implementing and managing enterprise Security
Information and Events Management (SIEM) solution.
8. Responsible for designing and ensuring implementation of host based Intrusion
Detection Systems and Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
9. On new systems, applications that will be introduced assess security impact to
existing core ES systems’ Availability, Integrity, Confidentiality and Performance.
10.Documenting and maintaining baseline configuration parameters for all systems in
the enterprise systems section.
11.Other relevant duties as will be assigned by the Supervisor.

Job Qualifications and Skills
a) Qualifications and Experience
· A bachelor degree in Computer science or related discipline
· At least three (3) years of experience in multidisciplinary IT environment
of which at least one year in leading others.
· The following ICT certifications will be an added advantage (ITIL,

b) Skills and Competencies
· Multidisciplinary skills in ICT field (OS, DBMS, Microsoft infrastructure,
· Great in using e-drawing tools (e.g. MS-Visio)
· Great in oral and writing communication skills
· Great analytical skills
· Good reports writing skills
· Experienced in using Microsoft Infrastructure Management tools (e.g. SCOM, SCCM)
· Experienced in implementing and managing enterprise anti-virus solutions
· Projects management skills

Mode of application:
Applications in writing enclosing detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of
relevant certificates, contact address including telephone numbers, email address
and names and addresses of three referees to be addressed to the undersigned.19
Please take note of the following;

Applications without latest CVs will not be considered;

Director, Human Resources and Administration
National Social Security Fund,
P.O. Box 1322,

The closing date for submission will be on 15th December, 2014. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.