Monday, May 30, 2011

ICT Officer II

ICT Officer II

The National Development Corporation

Date Listed: 20/05/2011
Phone: N/A
Area: Dar Es Salaam
Application Deadline: 10/06/2011

Position Description:

From: Daily News, May 19, 2011

The National Development Corporation (NDC) is an organization owned by the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, which was established in 1962 by an Act of Parliament, Currently, NDC exists under the Public Corporations Act of 1992 as a development organization.

Given the changes that have occurred in domestic and global environment, NDC has re-engineered itself to cope with these changes so as to maintain its relevance to the national economic development agenda of Tanzania in close partnership with the private sector. Having re-designed its organization structure for operational efficiency and delivery, NDC now requires to fill in immediately vacant positions which exist so as to increase its capacity in internal and external service delivery.


• A holder a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent qualification with two (2) years relevant experience in ICT application development and ability to provide working ICT solutions, Website/Intranet development and hosting.

• Good communication, interpersonal skills and high integrity are desirable skills and possession of MCSE, CCNA CCNP Certification is an added advantage.

• Organization Relationship

Appointing Authority: Managing Director

Reports to: Assigned Officer

Supervises: N/A

Duties and Responsibilities

• To assist in designing and developing computer applications as per specifications

• To prepare technical specifications and all associated diagrams for the new system as may be directed.

• To maintain and support Corporations Website and Internet

• To investigate problems with the developed applications and ICT systems and infrastructure and recommend corrective action

• To ensure documentation of all stages in the software development process

• To provide training and support to users for new systems and applications

• To ensure that any integration or interfaces between new and legacy system is well defined and documented

• To work in collaboration with other team members to achieve the goals in different projects within the Corporation

• To evaluate server performance and recommend changes to the environment

• To evaluate server performance and recommend changes to the environment

• To perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

The following key competencies and experience are required

• Excellent communication and presentation skills

• Computer Literacy is necessary for this position

• Good knowledge of Management aspects

• Must be a good team player

• Demonstrated ability to accomplish tasks within the applicable deadlines

• High degree of integrity with minimum supervision

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants should send their CV, Cover Letter, certified copies of relevant certificates, e-mail addresses and names and addresses of three referees by post to:

Managing Director
National Development Corporation
P.O. BOX 2669
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania