Monday, July 8, 2013

ZICTA EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES JULY 2013

SPECTRUM ENGINEER 
MAIN PURPOSE

To monitor the utilization of the radio spectrum and provide input in the planning of radio spectrum usage in the country.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

(a) Conducts spectrum monitoring in accordance with the monitoring plans;

(b) Measures and analyses Radio Spectrum usage to support withdrawal and reallocation of Radio Spectrum to ensure compliance; 

(c) Oversees maintenance works on all monitoring sites;

(d) Conducts physical inspections on all radio installations to ensure compliance to the technical standards;

(e) Conducts Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) analysis; 

(f) Ensures that necessary action is taken for non-complying radio users in liaison with other responsible departments in the Authority;


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (1)  


SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (1)

Main Purpose: 

Reporting to the Manager - Information Technology, the job holder will be responsible for software development tasks for the Authority. The officer will be responsible for requirements collection, software design, coding, integration, testing, verification and maintenance of the Authority’s software products.

The individual must be forward-thinking and share in a common vision of quality, integrity and efficiency 

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or related field

· Minimum of five (5) years in ICTs biased on software development with proven development experience

· Member Computer Society of Zambia (CSZ) and or Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ)

· Certification in Applications Development Technologies such as MCAD/SCJP/SCJD or any related technology

· Knowledge of .NET development, Java, J2SE,J2ME,JSF,JSPs and Web Content Management Systems (CMS)

· Knowledge of (X)HTML and HTML 5

· Knowledge of Javascript, Perl and Python

· Knowledge of SharePoint Development Framework (API)

· Knowledge of data structures and programming methodologies 

· Excellent design skills with Corel Draw/Adobe Photoshop or any related packages

· Knowledge of Project Management methodologies

· Good communication skills

· Making Decisions and Solving Problems -- Analysing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

· Thinking Creatively -- Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions.

· Knowledge of relevant legislation such as the ECT Act and general control frameworks such as COBIT and ITIL. 

· Valid Driver’s Licence

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-SECURITY SUPERINTENDENT  

SECURITY SUPERINTENDENT 

MAIN PURPOSE 

Superintending the planning and implementation of prevention of thefts and security breaches, protection of Authority lives and facilities as well as being responsible for auditing existing security systems and daily administration of security matters.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

(a) Develops and implements security systems, processes and procedures aimed at safeguarding staff lives and Authority properties;

(b) Supervises external security personnel engaged by the Authority within ZICTA premises and at all installations;

(c) Recommends installation of security gadgets aimed at monitoring staff activities in sensitive areas and workstations; 

(d) Develops and maintains Authority’s investigative practices and standards, and investigates all suspected internal and external criminal violations, suspicious incidents and policy violations that may become security issues;

(e) Investigating all matters that may be referred by either the Integrity Committee, Disciplinary Committee, Audit Committee or Management;

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Holder of Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Law or any other relevant qualification. An advanced diploma from the Zambia Police or any other defense security force with good investigative skills and 10 years work experience in a similar position.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-
NUMBERING AND NAMING ENGINEER  

NUMBERING AND NAMING ENGINEER

MAIN PURPOSE

To administer the efficient utilization of scarce ICT resources such as mobile numbers, short codes, emergency numbers, ENUM and ccTLD and that the numbering database application is maintained and ensure the publication of the assigned numbers are per regulations.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

(a) Ensures that the numbers and domain names are efficiently utilized through affective resource administration; 

(b) Administers and manages the .zm domain space as well as accreditation and regulation of registrars; 

(c) Develops and maintains a database of registrars and certification processes relevant for exchange among all stakeholders in and outside the ICT sector; 

(d) Ensures that an adequate national numbering scheme is developed and implemented to cater for the needs of multiple operators/service providers including fixed and wireless networks;

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree in electronics/electrical/computer engineering with five (5) years experience in the ICT sector
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-NETWORK AND COMMUNICATIONS ADMINISTRATOR (1)   

(6) THE ROLE: NETWORK AND COMMUNICATIONS ADMINISTRATOR (1)
JOB PURPOSE:
Reporting to the Manager - Information Technology, the job holder will be responsible for the day-to-day network operations of the Authority. The job holder will manage mail and communications services. The holder will ensure high network performance, availability, security and adequate capacity of the LAN/WAN and telecommunications systems for the Authority’s efficient operations
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

·Holder of a degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or related field with current membership with Computer Society of Zambia (CSZ) and/ or EIZ. 

·Certified as MCSE/MCSA and CCNA. Cisco certification is a must.

·Hands on, proven and demonstrated networking experience in a comparable environment

·Advanced knowledge of system administration of Microsoft Windows Network Operating System and Peripherals 

·Knowledge of TCP/IP, Switching, Routing, Firewalls, and VLANs 

·Five (5) years relevant working experience in a reputable institution MOST of which should be in a networks and communications role

·Knowledge of COBIT and ITI

Monitoring and Compliance officer - Postal  

THE ROLE: MONITORING AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER - POSTAL
MAIN PURPOSE
To monitor and ensure the compliance of postal and courier service providers with all legal and regulatory requirements set out in the licensing and regulatory framework for the sector.
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES
(a) Develops and constantly reviews and improves systems and tools to monitor the compliance of licensees against their license conditions;
(b) Develops mechanisms for the detection of unlicensed operators and effectively enforcing the provisions of the regulatory framework;
(c) Carries out scheduled and random inspections of operators facilities and business premises to ensure compliance;
(d) Investigates complaints about service provision and recommends appropriate remedial action;
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Public Administration, Law, or any relevant degree in Social Sciences, with knowledge of the fundamental elements and dynamics of the postal and courier service industry. A post graduate qualification will be an added advantage with five (5) years working experience in the postal and courier service sector or a similar position in a related field.

CYBER SECURITY OFFICER   

THE ROLE: CYBER SECURITY OFFICER
MAIN PURPOSE
To be the lead person in ZICTA on all matters of cyber security especially regarding special projects and working with other government agencies.
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES
(a) Coordinates/facilitates the development of cyber security policies, standards and procedures in close collaboration with key IT institutions, data custodians and governance institutions;
(b) Coordinates the development and delivery of awareness programs on cyber security and privacy matters primarily for government institutions;
(c) Develops and Implements a proactive Computer Incident Reporting and Response system to address security incidents;
(d) Develops and implements an on-going risk assessment program targeting critical infrastructure; recommends mitigation methods including but not restricted to vulnerability detection and re-media


TENURE OF EMPLOYMENT

All the above roles are for three (3) years contract renewable subject to exceptional performance. Qualified Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

If you possess the required qualifications, competencies and are motivated, result oriented, goal focused individual with the caliber for the above mentioned roles and wish to join a highly professional team under the Employer of Choice (ZICTA), you are encouraged to submit your application together with a comprehensive resume and copies of relevant certificates to:

The Director General

Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority

P O Box 36871

LUSAKA

The Authority will only contact shortlisted applicants and envelops should be clearly marked on top the position being applied for. Closing date is 12th July 2013.

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