PROGRAMMER ANALYST & SYSTEMS ENGINEER PPF is a social security institution established by Act of Parliament No.14 of 1978. The Act was further amended in subsequent years to reflect and accommodate new developments within the social security sector. The main objectives of the Fund is to provide pensions and other related social security benefits to all employees in the parastatal organizations, private companies, NGOs, self employed and those in the informal sector. In its endeavor to further develop the organization and improve performance, the Fund wish to fill the vacancy position of Programmer Analyst and System Engineer currently existing within the organization. Applications are invited from energetic, proactive, result oriented and dynamic Tanzanians to apply for the post. 1.0 JOB TITLE: Programmer Analyst DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Develop and Test modules of computer applications under supervision Develop reports as per user requirements Troubleshoot and resolve software problems Monitor performance of software applications Document system problems and resolutions for future reference; Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored or accessed by the network; Develop User and Technical manuals for applications Receives requests for assistance from users in a pleasant and professional manner Searches documentation and previous requests for assistance on related topics to establish possible solutions. Documents any findings on the log; Any other duties related to the Fund as may be assigned by superior from time to time QUALIFICATIONS Essential Qualifications: BSc. Computer Science, Bsc. Electronics, BSc. Information Technology or any related discipline AND demonstrable excellent skills in php programming. 2.0 JOB TITLE: Systems Engineer DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES To monitor network performance; To provide first line support for networks; To install software on PCS; To monitor and implement antivirus and patch management. Monitor Performance of all hardware systems Ensure provision of clean power to all hardware Design and implement storage systems Undertake capacity planning for servers Respond to help desk queries related to servers, hardware and storage Implement and monitor security of all hardware including encryption and physical security Design and implementation of Local and Wide Area Networks Coordinating the acquisition and availability of Internet access Designing and implementing Demilitarized zones Monitoring network performance Implementing antivirus and anti-SPAM software Resolving problems related to network access Maintaining network diagrams Administering user access to mail/ web and domain servers Any other duties related to the Fund as may be assigned by superior from time to time QUALIFICATIONS Essential Qualifications: BSc. Electrical Engineering, BSc. Electronics, BSc. Computer Engineering or any related discipline. MODE OF APPLICATION Candidates meeting requisites qualifications should submit their applications through email firstname.lastname@example.org before 04th September, 2010. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.