Information Technology Officer

The Tanzania Red cross society is a voluntary humanitarian organization established by parliamentary ACT no 71 of 1962 The TRCS is guided by the seven Fundamental principles of the red  cross and Crescent Movement.

The society is well established in all regions of Tanzania society   mainland and Zanzibar and has a well – coordinated volunteer based network.

Tanzania red society is looking for the dynamic persons to fill the following position.

Job Title: Information technology (IT) Officer 

Reporting to: Head- Planning Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting and Learning (PMERL) Unit
Department : Organizational Development
Unit : PMERL
Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam
Contract Duration  : 2 years, renewable

Job Summary.

  1. The job holder is responsible for maintain and enhancing all network infrastructures of Tanzania Red Cross Society (TRCS).
  2. This includes overseeing all servers, firewall, routers, switches and other network equipment S/He is also responsible for developing and maintaining the TRCS network security plan.

To maintain the network infrastructure at TRCS including all servers, firewalls, switches and other equipment
To upgrade network components as newer technology becomes available
To implements new technology that  benefits the employees of TRCS
To provide user support for all printer and workstation issues.
To ensure that backups of all server data are being performed daily
To re – build network components when necessary because of network crash or failure.

Desired qualifications and experience:

  • At least a Bachelor’s in Computer information system, computer science Electronics and communication Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering or related technical discipline from a reputable academic institution.
  • A Minimum of 3 years experience in information technology field as a network administrator information system administrator.

How To Apply:

Application may be submitted via post officer or by hand delivery, but not by email.

The deadline for submission is 24th January 2018 by 16:00 hrs,

Tanzania Red cross society is an opportunity employer and therefore qualified women are highly encouraged to apply.

The secretary general
Tanzania Red Cross Society
P. o Box 1133,