COSTECH began operations in 1986 and since then, it has been the principal advisory organ of the government on all matters relating to science, technology and innovation (STI). It is entrusted with the advisory role of formulating policy on science and technology and its implementation; it monitors and coordinates scientific research, technology development and transfer; acquires, stores and disseminates scientific and technological information and fosters regional and international cooperation.
Senior ICT Officer Grade I (1 Post)
Holder of a Master Degree in Computer Science/Engineering/IT from a recognized Institution with seven (7) years working experience in the relevant field.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
(i) To carry out systems analysis design and program specifications in liaison with users;
(ii) To develop, implement and maintenance of systems, ensuring adherence to established ICT standards;
(iii) To supervise and compile overall systems documentation, and advising on ICT related issues;
(iv) To supervise installation certification, repairs and maintenance of Information Communication Technology equipment and associated peripherals;
(v) To develop and maintain ICT standards, recommending and supervising Hardware/Software specifications for Information Communication Technology equipment;
(vi) To supervise logging of problems, drawing and scheduling preventive maintenance; and
(viii) To perform any other official duties assigned by Superior.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates for these positions must submit the following for consideration of the applications:-
- Application letter, briefing stating why the candidate qualify for the position.
A current resume or curriculum vitae that provides clearly the applicant’s work experience and other relevant information for the job.
- Academic and professional certificates and awards.
- Names of three referees. Applicants are requested to indicate their telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for easy contact.
All applications must be addressed to the undersigned through current employers and submitted not later than 15th August, 2018. Applicants who will not be contacted should regard themselves unsuccessful.
Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology,
P O Box 4302
DAR ES SALAAM