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Pride Microfinance Jobs – ICT Security Officer

Job Title: ICT Security Officer – Pride Microfinance Jobs 2020

Organization: Pride Microfinance Uganda

Duty Station: Kampala


Pride Microfinance Uganda Profile:

Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 34-networked branches and 10 contact offices countrywide; regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.


Job Profile:

To monitor the security compliance of networks,  servers and applications,  and respond to security events and alerts.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • 1.  Implement security measures in compliance with  Pride’s policies and procedures.

    2.  Review  IT  security strategy,  policies and standards as per the business requirements.

    3.  Install and update  IT  infrastructure,  provide security against hackers and intruders.

    4.  Conduct training for staff in  IT  Security.

    5.  Update and maintain registers of physical access to the bank server rooms at all times,  record the times and dates of staff and non-staff enter and leave the server rooms.

    6.  Review and recommend to  Manager  ICT  Security cost-effective and appropriate security technology products for network,  systems and data.

    7.  Periodically test the disaster recovery plan  (DRP).

    8.  Conduct testing of the disaster recovery plan.

    9.  Conduct  Intrusion detection on the network to identify vulnerabilities that exist in a  system and network.

    10.  Conduct vulnerability scans on the network to identify vulnerabilities that can be used by a  hacker to compromise the network.

    11.  Ensure patches are distributed to all machines.

    12.  Conduct  Business  Impact assessment for the  ICT  department.

    13.  Conduct  Risk assessments for the  ICT  Department.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s  Degree in information systems/Technology or  Computer  Science,  Statistics or relevant Engineering or  Business related subject from a  reputable university.
  • Cisco certification  (CCNA,  CCNP,  CEH).
  • Two  years  experience  in  a  busy  ICT  environment  in  a  similar  position,  preferably  a  banking  industry


How To Apply for Pride Microfinance Jobs 2020:

All interested Ugandan nationals who wish to join us in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to click on the link below and follow the application instructions after reviewing the job details.

Start To Apply Here


  • In order for you to submit your application, you need to create an account first.
  • Fill in your personal information and upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all your scanned academic credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the referees and a passport photo.
  • Submit online i.e. no hard copy deliveries will be accepted

Closing Date: 2nd July 2020 by 5:00 pm

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