IT Officer

  Afghanistan Unspecified 817
Date Posted:Jul 13, 2010
Closing Date:Jul 23, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:IT - Hardware
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:



MADRAC is a microfinance institution which was established in June 2005 by DACAAR with financial support from MISFA, providing financial services to the poor and vulnerable families. Having its head office in Kabul, it is operating in 19 districts of 8 provinces (Kabul, Logar, Kapisa, Parwan, Herat, Balkh, Nangarhar and Laghman) through its 13 branches. It has about 15, 696 clients as of May 2010.

Job Summary:

Responsible for IT related tasks and activities of Head Office, Regional Offices and Branch Offices.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Local network maintenance and installation including cabling, switches/hubs and NIC configuration TCP/IP, NAT, TCP/IP printing, windows network and domain services on TCP/IP.
• WAN connectivity and maintenance Internet connection and services.
• Server, server application maintenance and installation (Hardware integration, Windows 2003 server installation and maintenance, LAN and WAN connectivity, Lotus Domino and messaging system, FTP services, Specified Anti Virus) Protection Corporate edition installation and maintenance.
• Client computer hardware and application installation and configuration, maintenance. Laptops, Desktops, MS Windows XP, MS Office Pro, Lotus Notes and other mail clients, Symantec AV and other project software.
• Manage the regular updates of the antivirus database and the distribution of the updates to all the workstations.
• Manage, control, and secure all software, Check systems in order to optimize performance and to initiate recovery action after system failures.
• Make suggestions for network hardware and software system improvements.
• Create and Maintain effective inventory of IT and communication equipments as well as Provide assistance in procurement and evaluation of all IT technical equipment, Advise in procurement process and assist with IT Inventory.
• Assist the MIS Unit Head in his daily work particularly in developing of IT related new forms and format for as well as MIS related activities attend meetings in his absence.
• Any other task assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirement:

Education qualification required: University degree relevant to the position.

Necessary experience: Overall 3-5 years experience out of which 2 years in IT.

Other qualifications an advantage: Technical and Designing skills.

Languages: Dari, Pashto and English.

Personal qualifications necessary: Hardworking, punctual, initiative and committed.

Job Location:

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