Network and Hardware Specialist

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Network and Hardware Specialist

  • Post Date:March 22, 2022
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  • Career Level Specialist
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry ICT
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the position of NETWORK AND HARDWARE SPECIALIST which has arisen within the Judicial Service Commission. The Commission is a dynamic organization that comprises of competent and professional staff. The incumbents will be stationed at the Judicial Service Commission-Secretariat.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Network and Hardware Specialist will assist the Head of IT and Records Management to:

  • Determine company needs and coordinating the design, development and maintenance of network infrastructures with the IT team;
  • Install configure and maintenance of both WAN and LAN infrastructure and end-user networking accessories;
  • Monitor server capacity and performance to keep up with demand in online traffic;
  • Ensure secure and stable server connectivity (QoS) and testing network protocols;
  • Enhance network security, as well as documenting network processes and cabling layouts;
  • Install, maintain and repair of hardware and software systems;
  • Maintain hardware equipment and software by testing, diagnosing troubleshooting and conducting regular checkups and updates;
  • Create internet domains and optimizing intranet performance;
  • Test data exchange and communication between computers, routers, modems, and servers;
  • Train junior IT staff, preparing user manuals, and providing remote or onsite technical support;
  • Identify and resolve network, connectivity, and server issues;
  • Upgrade firmware, software, and outdated hardware systems;
  • Provide technical support to users and resolving technical errors;
  • Prepare technical documents, such as error and maintenance reports;
  • Creating user documents and providing training on new computer systems.

COMPETENCE AND SKILLS FOR THE POST

The person must possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field;
  • CompTIA A+, Linux+, or Cisco Certified Network Associate accreditation is preferred.
  • 3 years’ of experience as a computer technician or in a similar role;
  • Proficiency in computer operating systems, such as MS Windows, MAC OS, and Linux;
  • Exceptional working knowledge of computer systems, including networks, servers, and system maintenance;
  • Good understanding of computer equipment, including laptops, servers, printers, and routers;
  • Strong diagnostic and troubleshooting abilities;
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills;
  • The ability to stay up to date with the latest advancements in hardware and software.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their applications with detailed curriculum vitaes and certified copies of certificates to:

The Secretary to the Judicial Service Commission,
JSC House,
No.161 Josiah Chinamano Avenue,
Corner Josiah Chinamano Avenue and Seventh Street,
Harare

or alternatively post to

The Secretary to the Judicial Service Commission,
PO. Box CY 28,
Causeway,
Harare.

Deadline for submission of applications is close of business on Friday 25 March 2022.

ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES MEETING THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS WILL BE CONTACTED