INTRODUCTION : -
Information Technology (IT) Senior Officer job opportunity is available at YIAGA Africa Initiative for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
Be the custodian of the organization’s IT policy and see to its full implementation.
Manage and coordinate all IT-related issues, including internet data, wireless communications, mobile technology, telephony, security, and computer hardware and software.
Developing front end website architecture
Designing user interactions on web pages.
Ensuring cross-platform optimization for mobile phones
Creating servers and databases for functionality
Trouble-shoot and solve problems related to hardware, software, and network.
Monitor network utilization and implement procedures for network optimization, reliability, and availability.
Staying abreast of developments in web applications and programming languages
Maintains the organization’ effectiveness and efficiency by defining and delivering strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
Microsoft Systems Administration / System Engineer certification will be an asset.
Minimum of 4 years working experience as an IT senior officer or relevant experience in a similar field and / or position.
Proven experience leading and managing large IT projects and rolling out IT infrastructures across various technologies.
Proficiency with server-side languages such as Python, Ruby, Java, PHP and Net.
Familiarity with database technology such as MySQL, Oracle, Django, PostgreSQL and MongoDB.
Strong organizational and project management skills.
Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Good problem-solving skills.
Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects within tight deadlines.
Excellent analytical and strategic thinking skills
Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
Maintains the organization’s effectiveness and efficiency by defining and delivering strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented.
Contribute to the overall operations and delivery of the organization as a critical Management staff.
Coordinate and supervise the IT department.