The IMS leads the planning, budgeting, and procurement of all ICT services and products while providing the appropriate recommended specifications as per the Agency's approved standards. The IMS is the interlocutor between the mission and USAID CIO of the maintenance and operational status of all equipment and software received at USAID/Uganda. The IMS, a certified COR/AOR, serves as COR/AOR for ICT services contracts for the Mission. The IMS also works with the technical offices to ensure proper and secure integration of the approved IT system standards in their projects with the various Implementing Partners – which involves participation in Programmatic TECs and various IT system pre-award assessments.
--Master’s degree in computer science, information systems, or electronics engineering is required.
--Additional specialized training and certification in computer systems management is required.
--Possession of at least 2 or more IT management industry certifications e.g., MCSA, ITIL, PMP, CISA, CISM are required.
PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE
--Minimum of seven (7) years of relevant work experience of which, at least five (5) years is with International Organizations, is required.
--A minimum of Two (2) years’ experience with English-language systems and programs, is required.
--Proven experience working with VMware vSphere, Windows 2012 Servers, is required.