Wednesday, 12 February 2014

System Administrator Jobs at Mobisol Prepaid Energy in Tanzania

Job Title: System Administrator

Employer: Mobisol Prepaid Energy

Duty Station: Arusha, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 17th Feb 2014


This is a challenging opportunity to join a highly dedicated international team in a fast growing renewable energy market.
The System Administrator is part of the Technical Team in a Regional Hub.
The System Administrator is primarily responsible for the set up, maintenance, support, and troubleshooting of Mobisol’s staff computers and IT infrastructure throughout the Mobisol facilities.

In particular, activities

General IT infrastructure management: responsible for setting up and running working computers (e.g. installation /configuration / update of operating system / software / features) and Internet networks

Set up email program Thunderbird
Integrate Web client into Thunderbird
Put a shortcut in the Windows toolbar
Set up Skype and an user account for new employee(s)
Put a shortcut in the Windows toolbar
Set up Dropbox
Add/remove staff to the Mobisol folder “Mobisol (Kakute)”
Put a shortcut in the Windows toolbar
Support staff with synchronisation of the Mobisol folder
Set up Google Chrome as internet browser
Put a shortcut in the Windows toolbar
Bookmark Skydrive sheets o Bookmark the Mobisol Database
Train staff to handle their computers properly and on how to use the programs
Maintain and (if necessary) troubleshoot printer equipment
Additional tasks
Work within Mobisol’s Database as required and correspond with Mobisol’s IT-Team in Berlin (e.g. report Bugs, follow up on integrated new features and potential development, etc)
Provide recommendations for improving the company's IT systems  Work / information Process

The System Administrator is directly reporting to the Head of Technical Department.

Job Requirement:

The incumbent must be a good team worker who shares our motivation and helps us drive a solar revolution.
She/he must be able to show knowledge about Solar and electricity works and computer office skills.
The system administrator must possess excellent interpersonal communication and impeccable organizational skills as well as be willing to work in a flexible and creative work environment with fast evolving operations.

Qualifications and skills:

University degree or Advanced Diploma in related field and a minimum experience of
2 years performing related tasks
Proven track record of success delivering scalable processes/operations to drive high growth
Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly through formal reports, presentations, memoranda and email
Proven record of leadership, budget management, collaboration and engaging at senior levels
Must be self-motivated, with an ability to balance multiple projects while working under tight deadlines with close attention to detail, accuracy and quality at all times
Fluency in English and Swahili Languages as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills

How to Apply:

Please send your CV, cover letter including salary expectations to: quoting<System Administrator>in the subject line.

While we appreciate all responses to our request for applications, please understand that we will only contact short-listed candidates.

Mobisol is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from qualified
women and men, without discrimination.