IT & Network Administrator Job in Nairobi

Job Vacancy: IT & Network Administrator – Nairobi

Our client is currently recruiting for the above mentioned position.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 3 years prior experience in the same capacity.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Fully support, configure, maintain and upgrade corporate customer’s networks and in house servers.
  • Install and integrate new server hardware and applications.
  • Keep an eye out for needed updates.
  • Support and administer third-party applications.
  • Ensure network security and connectivity.
  • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses.
  • Set up user accounts, permissions and passwords.
  • Manage Office 365 account of the school.
  • Perform daily backups.
  • Resolve problems reported by end user.
  • Helping with set up of conferences and meeting where IT accessories are required.
  • Providing students with materials to accomplish their tasks, e.g. research.
  • Give assistance to teachers during IT Lessons.
  • Responsible for CCTV back up.
  • Prepare users by designing and conducting training programs; providing references and support.
  • Define network policies and procedures.
  • Specify system requirements and design solutions.
  • Research and make recommendations on server system administration.
  • Protection of the school’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Report to the Head of Admin and the IT Committee of the school.


  • Proven experience in a network administrator role.
  • Hands on experience in networking, routing and switching.
  • Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of server infrastructure.
  • Experience with firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution is desired.
  • Ability to set up and configure server hardware.
  • Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies.
  • Great at organizing, prioritizing and multitasking.
  • Cisco training.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Experience in collecting data and performing surveys.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • BSc degree in Computer Science or related field.

How to Apply:

Please email your cover letter and updated word document CV indicating clearly on the subject line the position you are applying for and current or previous gross pay salary. (IT & Network Administrator Post-Current/Last Gross pay XXXXXX)

NOTE: Consider unsuccessful if not contacted within 7 days.


ICT and Technology
Updated: March 28, 2018 — 7:24 am