Network Administrator – Part-time

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Part Time 3564
Date Posted:Aug 8, 2018
Reference:VA# 30/2018
Closing Date:Aug 24, 2018
Work Type:Part Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:IT
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About The Asia Foundation:

Non-Governmental Organization

Job Summary:

Position Title: Network Administrator – Part-time
Contract Duration: Six months initial contract, with the possibility of renewal

Duty Station: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), Afghanistan
Salary: As per NTA salary scale
Number of Posts: One
Nationality: Afghan
Gender: Male/Female
Submission Deadline: August 25, 2018
The Asia Foundation is implementing the PRCC-MoFA project with the aim to build the capacity of the Regional Cooperation Directorate (RCD) within MoFA to enable it to lead the Afghanistan’s efforts in promoting regional cooperation. The project will focus particularly on strengthening the RCD’s capacity to support MoFA’s efforts in leading the Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process, and in implementation and follow-up of the Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) agreed between all 14 Heart of Asia Countries at the Istanbul Conference in 2011. The project will also build the capacity of the RCD to effectively and proactively engage and coordinate with other regional organizations (SAARC, ECO, SCO, etc) and trilateral and quadrilateral entities that Afghanistan is involved with.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties and Responsibilities

Configure and install various network devices and Services like: (Routers, Switches, Firewalls, Servers, APs)

Network administrator will make by weekly report of IT section and teams
Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches and security configurations.
Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability.

Select and implement security tools, policies and procedures in conjunction with the security team.

Any other task assigned by the RCD General Director, the Deputies and TAF.

Make sure to monitor all network and PCs for all antivirus’s updates

Web Content Management

The incumbent ensure that the content of a website is well-structured and easy to find.

The content should meet the needs of its users by covering all necessary topics and being up to date and accurate. This will include web pages, images, videos, blog posts, articles, reviews and social media related to the HoA.

The incumbent will closely work with the RCD to update and maintain the HoA website.

Create, maintain and implement content schedules for people to produce or update content

Conduct content audits to identify gaps and redundancies in the site content

Train RCD staff on how to maintain and update HoA website;

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


Excellent communication skills

Fluency in written and spoken English and Pashto, and Dari.

Experience with Microsoft and Cisco products

Must have basic knowledge of current technologies available in the IT world

Experience and/or knowledge of various networking systems concepts including email, firewall, client ‐servers, network security, network protocols, etc

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to multi-task is required.

Able to work under the pressure

Team Work

Able to work after official hours if require

Network Administrator Qualifications

Bachelor or Master in Computer science.

Having enough experience with different firewalls

Microsoft MCSE and MCSA Certified

Cisco CCNA, CCNP/Security Certified

Experience with Linux (CentOS, Linux)

At least 4 years’ experience with related field.

Job Keywords:

Network Administrator – Part-time
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