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Job Vacancy For Head, IT Infrastructure At Prudential Ghana

Posted on: August 31st, 2015 by Ghana Jobs

{Prudential Ghana,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,20 Sep-2015};

Prudential is one of the world’s oldest and strongest life insurance companies and wa successfully launched into the Ghanaian market in March 2014 as Prudential Life Insurance (PLIG):- Head, IT Infrastructure

Job Summary

•   Promote and manage servers nd networks
•   Support and manage end user devices and desktops
•   Lead end point security support for staff
•   Manage Server and Desktop backups and enhancement
•   Active Directory Management.
•   Manage and maintain disaster Recovery sites

Qualification Required & Experience

•   1st Degree in Computer Science
•   At least 5 years experience

Key Functional Skills

•   Intermediate level knowledge in Microsoft Servers Management
•   MCSE preferred
•   Intermediate level knowledge in IceWarp or MS Exchange E-mail Server
•   Foundation knowledge in Insurance ERP and Support desirable
•   Intermediate level in IT project management skills
•   Foundation level knowledge in MySQL, Oracle Web Logics and Oracle Database desirable
•   Intermediate level in managing Linux and Unix Servers
•   Foundation level in scripting languages
•   Advance level knowledge in router and switches management
•   Cisco certified Network Professional (CCNA) preferred
•   Intermediate knowledge level in hardware and network service management

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should email their CV and cover letter to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 11 September, 2015

Job Vacancy For Director of Research At Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE)

Posted on: January 15th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE),Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following position at the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE), to support the expansion of the Centre. Applicants should have strong skills in communication and computing, and must also be team players. Women candidates are especially encouraged to apply. (http://www.aiti-kace.com.gh/?q=node/155)

Job Title: Director of Research
Department: Research
Reports directly to: Director-General
Directly supervises:

•  Research Associates
•  Knowledge Management Officer
•  Test Centre Administrator
•  Library Assistant
•  National Service Personnel

1.0 Job Purpose
The role of the Director of Research (DoR) is primarily to develop research proposals and raise funds to implement the AITI-KACE research agenda, strategy and programmes/projects; working in collaboration with the Centre’s research team.

2.0 Performance Measures
Performance would be assessed in relation to achievement of Key
Result Areas, key tasks and competencies.

3.0 Key Result Areas

3.1 Research Capacity, Agenda and Strategy

Working in collaboration with the research team and co-opting faculty and lead persons of collaborating institutions, implement a research agenda, strategy and programmes for the Center.

Key Tasks

•  Develops research proposals, and supporting proposals to solicit research grants to implement the AITI-KACE research agenda;
•  Identifies and establishes research collaboration relationship with industry and appropriate local and international research institutions and organizations;
•  Works in partnership with the industry partners (private sector) and collaborating institutions, undertakes a range of research capacity building training and programs to increase the capacity of the AITI-KACE research team to undertake cutting edge research that would contribute effectively to national development goals;
•  Taking cognisance of national development goals, identifies current state of research and gaps for the purpose of mapping out a research agenda and strategy for the Center;
•  Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

3.2 Dissemination of Research Findings/Policy Awareness

To develop an effective communication strategy for the dissemination of research findings.

Key Tasks

•  Posts research findings on AITI-KACE website
•  Writes research papers
•  Gives presentations at conferences and workshops
•  Assists in the organization of seminars/workshops/conferences
•  Identifies related policy and national development issues.
•  Be able to discuss research findings taking cognisance of national policy issues and national development goals.

3.3 Research Support

Provides research assistance to faculty and collaborators.

Key Tasks

•  Develops proposals to solicit research grants to support research at the Center.
•  Develops structural capital to guide research at the Center, focusing on documentation of principles and procedures.
•  Tutors and mentors new faculty on principles of research such as:
•  What constitutes research;
•  How to initiate research;
•  Research ethics and conduct;
•  Scientific Writing and Publication.
•  Helps faculty identify appropriate research tools for carrying out analysis of their research data.
•  Helps in carrying out qualitative and quantitative analysis using various software tools and packages.
•  Provides input into research project design and problem solving process.
•  Works as part of a team to complete research tasks.

4.0 Supervisory Responsibilities

•  Assigns duties to and monitors activities of team members to ensure achievement of performance standards.
•  Identifies the training needs of immediate team members and organizes or recommends appropriate training for them.
•  Assesses the performance of team members and reviews assessments for lower level employees.
•  Administers discipline affecting immediate team members in accordance with the Centre’s disciplinary code and procedure.

5.0 Working Relationships

5.1 Departmental Relations

•  Maintains consultative and advisory relations with all departments on research issues.
•  External Relations
•  Maintains regular contacts with the research arms of collaborating institutions.

Qualification Required & Experience

6.0 COMPETENCIES

6.1 Educational Qualification

•  Minimum M Phil in Computer Science, Information Technology or allied Disciplines,
•  8-10 years working experience in a research environment

6.2 Technical

•  Ability to oversee and direct computing, information and telecommunication research, documentation and publication of research findings.
•  Ability to review and analyze proposals submitted to determine if benefits derived and possible applications justify expenditures.
•  Ability to evaluate feasibility of proposals submitted to management for consideration and allocation of funds.
•  Ability to develop bankable research proposals.
•  Project Management expertise for planning, preparation and monitoring of projects, such as preparation of records of expenditures and research findings, progress reports, and staff conferences, in order to inform management of current status of each project.

6.3 Managerial

•  Planning and Organizing: Ability to establish objectives and targets; Ability to design realistic plans using strategic goals.
•  Strategic thinking: Ability to explore and understand trends, opportunities and risks that could affect services, programmes and functional areas or jobs.
•  Controlling: Ability to routinely monitor departmental costs and control budget.

6.4 Personality

•  The DoR should be able to communicate and work well with faculty and other related staff and contribute to a relaxed and vibrant research environment and work- culture.
•  The job holder should have excellent interpersonal skills, and be able to prioritize his/her workload and show initiative.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

FOR MORE DETAILS ON HOW TO APPLY, VISIT OUR WEBSITE:

http://www.aiti-kace.com.gh/?q=node/155

Closing Date: 29 January 2013

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE INVITED FOR INTERVIEW

Job Vacancy For IT Officer At Maersk Oil (Tema)

Posted on: January 9th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Maersk Oil,Tema,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

We are looking to attract an experienced and energised IT officer to handle System’s Operations management
Vendor Liaison Technical implementation of systems

We Offer

•  Exposure to IT solutions in a container terminal
•  Experience in system modification and implementation
•  An opportunity to enhance project management skills
•  Opportunity for the role to develop into an IT management function with more responsibility and complexity

Key Responsibilities

•  Acts as local project co-ordinator and/or project manager for hardware and software upgrades, country, cluster and regional •  consolidation activities and projects
•  Coordinates with hardware vendors in case of hardware failutres or upgrades
•  Manages system operation 1st line support on 24/7 coverage
•  Provides onsite support to APMT Business Units
•  Configures, installs and maintains local area network, hardware, software and telecommunication services
•  installation, modification and repair support to revelant hardware and software systems
•  Provides technical assistance and training to end users
•  installs and tests software upgrades
•  Provides Help desk functions and log on user problem troubleshooting
•  Responsible for all system security including HSSE security systems
•  Monitors and tracks all IT related assests in the terminal in conjuction with the Finance function
•  Manages and maintains back-up and disaster recovery plans and implementation
•  Prepares and maintains all System Operations procedures and documentation

Who we are looking for

•  A degree in Computer Science with related experience from the IT environment
•  MS and Cisco Certified professionals preferable
•  At least Seven (7) years of Computer Network Administration and IT Communication experience in a medium to large scale organisation
•  Must have a thorough understanding of LANWAM and server architecture for installation, administration and on -going maintenance
•  Must have a thorough understanding of MS applications, including operating systems and support system software
•  Must have a thorough understanding of networks including: protocols, RF, opticals etc
•  Must have the ability to logically manage problems of relatively high complexity
•  Must be multi-task oriented with proven ability to manage several activities stimultaneously

Location: Tema

How To Apply For The Job

For further information, please contact:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 11 January 2013

Job Vacancy For Software Developers At BISTA Solutions Ltd

Posted on: January 9th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{BISTA Solutions Ltd,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

Software Developers wanted for immediate employment by BISTA Solutions Ltd

Job Summary

Main Duties:

•  Solve complex problems using . Net framework tools such as WB Net, C#.Net, ASP.Net and Java Scripts and Jquery
•  Must be proficient in MS SQL Server and Oracle Databases
•  Develop customer-oriented solutions, Create and maintain application code and modules
•  Create and maintain documentation of modules
•  Participate in design and code walk through, and
•  Perform technical risk analysis and unit testing

Qualification Required & Experience

Competencies:

•  Analyze and Solve Problems
•  Use Technical/Functional Expertise
•  Commit to Quality
•  Complete projects within budget and scheduling constraints
•  High level of efficiency and organization
•  Initiative to address issues and take on responsibilities
•  Ability to work as part of a team
•  Perform program analysis function to ensure various programming strategies and platforms will achieve product development objectives
•  Software specification documentation creation
•  Work with third party & coordinate data packet requirements
•  Work with end user in developing GUI

Minimum Qualification:

BSc Computer Science, ACP Advanced Diploma or Equivalent

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested Candidates should send their application and CV’s to:

[email protected] or [email protected]

Closing Date: 17 January 2013

Job Vacancy For IT Manager At MED-X Health Systems Limited

Posted on: January 7th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

MED-X Health Systems Limited,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

MED-X Health Systems Limited (Med-X) is a leading private commercial health insurance services company registered in Ghana operating since 2002. (Please visit www.medxhs.com)

Job Summary

•  Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all IT systems, including servers, PCs network, operating systems, telephones, software applications, and peripherals and vendor management
•  Must possess technical expertise in Networking and Security and well conversant with Routers, Security Devices, Switches, Wireless LAN
•  Must possess networking technical skills for commissioning, performing test and technical security audits etc
•  Must possess technical expertise for managing all kinds of Servers and Applications
•  Must possess technical skills for understanding and analyzing IT requirements of the organization
•  Must provide expertise and support during systems up-gradation, installations, conversion and data migration and file maintenance
•  Responsible for drafting IT policy for the organization and IT Road map for the next 3 years including developing of standard operating procedures and protocols and guidance to IT staff and end users
•  Ensure the creation and maintenance of all written documentation, including system and user manuals, license agreements, and documentation of modifications and upgrades

Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits to the right candidates

Qualification Required & Experience

The above opportunities are available for the right, qualified individuals:

•  Minimum of five (5) years experience as IT Manager
•  Bachelors degree in IT & Computer Science
•  Ability to work under prssure and with strict deadlines

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Qualified applicants must send their CV”s to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 16 January 2013

Job Vacancy For IT Technician At Ghana Baptist University College (Kumasi)

Posted on: January 3rd, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Ghana Baptist University College,Kumasi,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

Applications are invited for the position of:- IT Technician

Qualification Required & Experience

Must have a minimum of higher national diploma (HND) in Information and Communications Studies (ICT)

Location: Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should send their applications, CV and certificate to:-

The Registrar
Ghana Baptist University College
PMB
Kumasi

Closing Date: 17 January 2013

Job Vacancy For Information Technology Service and Change Manager At Barclays Bank

Posted on: December 31st, 2012 by Ghana Jobs

{Barclays Bank,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

We are seeking to recruit an experienced professional and innovative individual with the imagination and determination to deliver world class customer service support in our technology unit.

Reporting to the Head of Technology, this role is responsible for ensuring that all Information Technology (IT) service delivery requirements are achieved. The role holder will support the Head of IT of Technology in the development and delivery of the business area’s IT agenda and strategy. The role holder will also work in partnership with the business leaders on the implementation of general IT services.

Key Accountabilities:

•  Develop and maintain business relationships to facilitate an awareness of future IT service requirements
•  Translate business requirements to plan the resources required to provide the delivery of IT services to meet current and planned future business needs
•  Review, negotiate, document and communicate IT service requirements with internal user’s and IT providers
•  Ensure that IT service exceptions, escalations and individual problems are resolved to client satisfaction
•  Evaluate, appraise and recommend service suppliers
•  Negotiate, agree and document Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) and ensure IT service improvements are made against defined targets
•  Monitor IT service against Service Level Agreements and ensure IT service improvements are made against defined targets
•  Develop and implement change management procedures to ensure effective implementation of IT Change, including new systems, processes and procedures
•  Monitor IT processes and identify weaknesses and improvements
•  Coordinate and Chair IT Steering Committee/Change Advisory Board

Qualification Required & Experience

Essential Requirements:

•  At least 5 years experience in IT services environment; experience of driving world class IT service delivery
•  Working knowledge of Project Development techniques, specifically Prince 2
•  A good first degree in IT from a recognised university. Masters degree qualifications and/or technology-related training will be an added advantage
•  Customer and Supplier Relationship Management experience
•  Ability to deliver IT services and changes in a safe and controlled manner
•  A good understanding of change management procedures and practices
•  Experience of managing a team in a technology environment
•  A sound technical appreciation of IT systems and related process

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

To apply, please visit Barclays Careers website at: www.barclaysafricajobs.com

Closing Date:  14 January 2013

Barclays Bank of Ghana Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Vacancy For Senior Information Technology Officer At Ghana Railway Development Authority

Posted on: December 29th, 2012 by Ghana Jobs

{Ghana Railway Development Authority,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

The Ghana Railway Development Authority is the designated developer of rail infrastructure and regulator in the rail sector. As part of the set-up process, the Authority has a vacancy to fill.

The Senior Information Technology Officer will provide strategic direction for the achievement of information technology needs of the Authority.

He will coordinate and supervise the design, development and the deployment of IT/IM systems within the Authority, plan, design, and oversee the development  of the overall IT infrastructure to meet the information and communication needs of the Authority, initiative the formulation and review of IT policies and procedures for the Authority; prepare periodic and annual reports on equipments, activities, projects and issues related to the Division, and design and implement electronic dissemination of information to Stakeholders

Qualification Required & Experience

•  He/she must have a minimum of a master’s degree from a recognized tertiary institution in Computer Science or relevant subject area, must have a relevant advanced professional level qualification or industry skill-based certification(s), and a minimum of six (6) years relevant work experience, 2 years of which must be a in a senior management position in a reputable organization
•  He/she must have excellent knowledge of procurement management skills, quantitative and analytical skills, Communication and Interpersonal skills, and proficiency in relevant IT applications

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should submit their applications with comprehensive CV and photocopies of certificates to:

The Chief Executive
PMB 54
Ministries, Accra

Or Hse No. 2, Onyasia Crescent, Roman Ridge, Accra Or [email protected]

Closing Date:  11 January 2013

Job Vacancy For Computer Software Technician At Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine (Mampong-Akuapem)

Posted on: December 13th, 2012 by Ghana Jobs

{Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine,Mampong-Akuapem,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,31 Dec-2012};

The Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine, Mampong-Akuapem is an agency under the Ministry of Health with a mandate to undertake research and development in plant medicine.

Job Summary:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ghanaians for the above position.

Duties:

•  Website Design and Management; Software installations, maintenance, troubleshooting and diagnostics
•  Carry out servicing, upgrades, repairs
•  Managing network, researching and implementing new technologies

Salary and Conditions of Service: Remuneration shall be subject of Service of Senior Officers of the Centre and subject to the Single Spine Salary Structure

Qualification Required & Experience

Diploma/HND in Computer Software and Website Design

Location: Mampong-Akuapem

How To Apply For The Job

All applications containing detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of Birth Certificates/Academic certificate, should be submitted to the address below:

The Executive Director
CSRPM
P. O. Box 73
Mampong-Akuapem

Closing Date:  27th December 2012

Job Vacancy For Information Technology Officers (Tema)

Posted on: December 11th, 2012 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Tema,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,31 Dec-2012};

A haulage firm based in Tema Heavy industrial area requires the services of the following professionals:Information Technology Officers

Qualifications and Experience

•  A Degree holder or at least a higher national diploma certificate in computer science.
•  At least three (3) years of working experience in these related fields.
•  Must have knowledge of LANS/WANS, Windows, server environment network / work station etc.

Age: Between 25 – 35 years old

Location: Tema

How To Apply For The Job

All applicants must have satisfactory health status record or be prepared to undertake medical screening. Eligible applicants must apply to the:

Administrative Manager
P.O.Box CO 2462,
Tema

Closing Date: 20 December, 2012

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