Seeking an IT Technical position allowing an opportunity to demonstrated and relay my multilayer skills in the area of Information Technology proven by 5 year track record of successful employment and experience in the NGO sector.
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I have been to Kenya, Uganda, Zanzibar and London (U.K)
Data/ Information Security
Operating Systems (OS)
Website Development and Designing
Database Management and System Administration
Computer Network Administration
Action For Children
Mar 2007 - Present
Planned and Manage technological systems at Action For children by maintaining an IT help desk. Perform day to day operations and technical performance of computing infrastructure ranging from virus scanning and antivirus updating, backups and disaster recovery procedures, printing and photocopier sharing Network connections and any other IT issues that come along
Developed and Managed AFC’s information and data systems including Program Management information systems and integrated M&E Databases, I also tracked and maintained multiple sets of key indicators for the company’s priority sectors.
Installed and configured the Local Area network and internet connections for Action for Children while also upgraded the server from windows server 2000 to 2003 hence enabling easy file sharing as well as fast and stable internet. Ensured the security and integrity of the Agency’s ICT systems and equipment by engraving all ICT equipment.
Developed, improved and administered the Agency’s website applications. Redesigned and developed the current Action for Children website www.actionforchildren.or.ug . I currently update and maintain the website and also perform a weekly Google analytics program that gives me details on the impact of the website on the world wide web, I also maintain the company’s webmail by assigning company email addresses to staff. I have also worked on other projects including developing and designing a website for a U.S based website www.mojes.org.
Developed and maintained ICT policy manuals and technical documentation these include all ICT system Inventory register, Network layout, security policies and procedures.
Assisted project staff in planning, designing and implementing their respective and appropriate evaluation plans. Created and developed various tools for capturing and carrying out data analysis to generate outcomes with monthly reports.
Carried out collection of geographical information relevant to the company programs and projects especially projects that were carried out jointly by USAID and AFC. This included the use of GPS (global positioning system) tools in the field and desk based data capture software’s convert paper maps to GIS datasets.
Created and maintained structures necessary for GIS data storage i.e. developed the tools for loading and transferring GIS data between different systems, also provided technical support to the project staff or end-user in understanding and making relevant of the information captured.
Built and fostered partnerships with other agencies working on MIS, GIS, population-based surveys and other studies and evaluations and overall performance monitoring of the priority sectors for the company this was mainly experienced while working with USAID and RHU projects.
Reviewed AFC’s business requirements and provide appropriate ICT solutions. Procured AFC ICT systems from wireless devices to modern computers and laptops. Almost every project officer in Action For Children has an up to date laptop with the most current features, also purchased installed and configured latest wireless router so as to provide easy access to the local area network and internet especially to those devices that use wireless technology.
Developed appropriate ICT training programmes. Successfully carried out staff training on basic computer applications and latest technologies as the evolve over the last 5 yrs on a quarterly basis, staff were equipped with the basic computer skills like Word Processing, Excel, PowerPoint and Access hence making them more productive and efficient.
Coordinated, initiated, managed and monitored implementation of ICT projects. Carried out a number of computer operating system installations repairs and troubleshooting, scheduled Computer Servicing and maintenance, most computer systems at Action for Children have the most current operating system (windows 7 and 8) with the 2010 office packages, employees have already been trained and are well vast with such new technologies.