Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) is hiring IT specialists

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Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) is a telecommunications company that is wholly owned by the Government of Botswana. BoFiNet has been charged with the responsibility of running an important national strategic asset in the high capacity fibre network within Botswana as well as the international terrestrial links from Botswana to the rest of the world.
This fast growing company would like to invite suitably qualified, commercially oriented and self-driven individuals to apply for the following positions:

1. IT Business Systems Specialist (3 Year Contract)

Main Purpose of the Job:
Reporting to the IT Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for transforming business needs into information technology systems requirements, coordinating system development, updates, implementation, maintenance, and first-level problem resolution.

Key Responsibilities:
• Enterprise reporting
• Data Analysis
• User Support
• Functional Architecture Design
• IT Operations
• Test Case Development
• Systems and applications management

Competencies:

• Risk management
• Customer focus
• Planning and organising skills
• Effective communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Interpersonal and networking skills
• Proven knowledge of business systems

Academic Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have attained the following:

• Bachelor’s Degree in IT or related discipline
• Industry standard certification like SDLC and certifications on business analysis
• Minimum Five (5) years post qualification experience in an IT environment of which three (3) years should have been in business application support.

2. IT Security Specialist (3 Year Contract)

Main Purpose of the Job:

Reporting to the IT Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for securing BoFiNet’s network and systems to ensure business continuity.

Key Responsibilities:
• IT security
• Test case development
• IT operations
• Staff development and supervision
• Systems and applications management
• Risk management
• Business continuity
Competencies:
• Risk management
• Customer focus
• Planning and organizing skills
• Effective communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Interpersonal and networking skills

Academic Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have attained the following:

• Bachelor’s Degree in IT or related disciplines
• Industry standard certification like CISSP, CCNA Security, MCSE Security, MCITP Security etc.
• Minimum of Five (5) years post qualification experience in an IT environment of which three (3) years should have been in IT Security.

APPLICATIONS:

BoFiNet offers highly competitive packages commensurate with the level of responsibility. Only interested candidates who meet the above requirements should apply by providing an application letter, Curriculum Vitae (CV) giving full details of their academic/professional qualifications, experience and at least three (3) referees to:

The HR Manager
BoFiNet
Private Bag 00236
Gaborone
Botswana

Or hand deliver to: 2ND FLOOR, Plot 54352, Zambezi Towers, Gaborone CBD, Botswana

Please contact us on: 3995500

CLOSING DATE: 17th FEBRUARY 2017

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE RESPONDED TO