Computer Management Specialist at the (CDC) Centers for Disease Control.
Basic Function of the Position:
This position reports directly to the Deputy Director and serves as Team Lead of the PEPFAR/CDC/Zimbabwe (CDC) IT Department.The incumbent supervises one CDC IT staff member.This position is responsible for co-ordinating, managing and supervising all HIV/AIDS Information Technology (IT) development activities funded through CDC, including high level computer network management support for internal office requirements and assistance projects undertaken by CDC and regular and recurring technical assistance on systems and network design to the Ministry of Health (MOHCW) Information Technology Office and to other CDC partner organizations to structure end-user capacity building to ensure optimal and efficient use of all IT systems/tools available. This position independently oversees day-to-day operations, installation, modification, security, maintenance, and support of the CDC Local Area Network (LAN) ..
All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
Failure to submit documentary evidence for educational requirements will be grounds for disqualification.
Foreigners/Non-Zimbabweans must attach work permit documentation to be considered for employment by the Embassy.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, Electronics Engineering or Management Information Systems. Certification in Microsoft Systems Engineer Networks, Cisco Networking Systems and Windows Active Directory.
Five years of progressively responsible Automated Data Processing (ADP) experience. Of these five years, at least two years must be as a LAN administrator and at least one year in a supervisory position.
Level four – fluent English speaking and writing skills.
Advanced knowledge of ADP functions, general supervision and management principles, network design standards including Microsoft-based systems, telecommunications standards and equipment, and internet administration.
Thorough current knowledge of IT systems technology including Networks, systems trouble shooting, computer repair, LAN and other operating systems.
Ability to work and communicate within the CDC team. Ability to articulate needs and problems to the Regional Systems Co-ordinator and/or CDC computer experts to
Interested candidates for this position must submit the following for consideration of the application:
Universal Application for Employment (DS-174) obtained from the U.S. Embassy reception; or a current resume or curriculum vitae that provides the same information found on the UAE.
Submit application to:
Email: hararerecruit [at] state.gov
Human Resources Office,
P.O. Box 3340,
Closing Date is July 30th.