Senior Information Communication And Technology Officer Applications/ Support/ Training job at Levy Mwanawasa Medical University

Levy Mwanawasa Medical University

Vacancy title:
Senior Information Communication And Technology Officer Applications/ Support/ Training

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Computer & IT ]

Jobs at:

Levy Mwanawasa Medical University

Deadline of this Job:
14 May 2022

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka , South – Central Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, May 05, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Senior ICT Officer Applications/Support/Training is responsible for managing the installation and maintenance of software at the Levy Mwanawasa Medical University in order to ensure smooth operation of computer systems.

Principal Accountabilities:
• Undertakes regular systems customization in order to install up to-date software and hardware for supporting smooth ICT operations in the University,
• Ensures compliance with disaster recovery procedures and maintenance standards in line with current technological requirements in order to facilitate quick system recovery:
• Undertakes periodic research and development activities in software and hardware support in order to provide up to date ICT services;
• Carries out all delegated duties effectively in order to ensure the attainment of the unit objectives in order to maintain website, applications of database and other related software,

Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
• Grade 12 School Certificate or its equivalent which should include English Language and Mathematics;
• A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or equivalent;
• Master’s degree will be an added advantage.
• Moodle certification will be an added advantage
• Knowledge of Students records systems
• Sound knowledge of SQL databases and virtualisation technologies
• Programming in Java, C#.PHP or Python
• Knowledge of Accounting Systems and Human Resource Management systems
• Minimum of six (6) years of work experience in various ICT environments in a higher institution of learning:
• Possess proof of membership to a professional association or organisation;
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education: Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Interested candidates who meet the stated requirements should apply enclosing the following: Letter of application, detailed Curriculum vitae, and copies of academic and professional certificates certified by the Zambia Qualifications Authority, names and contact details of three traceable referees.
Applications marked with the “POSITION”must be sent to:
The Registrar
Levy Mwanawasa Medical University,
P.O.Box 33991,