Assistant Network Engineer

February 11, 2016
ICT Department
March 18, 2016    [ closed ]

Applicants should have a BSc in Computer Science or BSc in Telecommunications or BSc in Information Technology.


At least 2 years work experience in a busy institution with a complex network. Those with experience in dynamic routing, fiber optic cables, wireless networks and DNS will have an added advantage


  • establishing networking environment by designing network infrastructure, directing network installation, defining, documenting, and enforcing standards;

  • designing and implementing of new solutions and improving resilience of the current environment;

  • ensuring network efficiency by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages and scheduling upgrades

  • securing network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access;

  • configuring of firewalls, support and administration of firewall environments in line with IT security policy;

  • configuring and management of DNS, DHCP and proxy servers

  • undertaking data network fault investigations in local and wide area environments, using information from multiple sources;

  • upgrading data network equipment to latest stable firmware releases;

  • configuring of routing and switching equipment;

  • Providing technical support to staff, students and visitors.

  • Any other duties as assigned from time to time.


All interested candidates should send their applications including a detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates plus names and addresses of three traceable referees to:- The Registrar, Chancellor College, PO Box 280, ZOMBA. E –mail:

Closing date for receiving applications is 1st March, 2016. Only the shortlisted candidates shall be acknowledged.

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