FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ENGINEER
Village Power’s core focus is to empower
people in Uganda to improve their standard of living by building a last mile-
customer centric distribution& service network that providesgreat value
for money solar home systems, appliancesand services to people mainly in
As an IT engineer, you will be responsible for
Solving Real-Life Problems by developing awesome Applications, creating
rock-solid Databases and integrating Hardware solutions
The duty station for this role is at head
office in Kampala, although one may be required to travel upcountry from time
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Database and Server Stability and Security
the Village Power Dashboard and associated apps (e.g. the Sales App, ODK) are
stable and secure, meaning, up-time is 99% +. Up-time is being defined as:
system must not be off/inaccessible/disconnected.
system must not be so slow that working with it becomes impossible
to the system and the server are managed according to a need to know principle.
Access can be managed remotely. 0% avoidable security breaches. Passwords are
managed and accessible in the cloud.
solving & System Development
new tools, modules, apps or functionality for the company that are stable, fast
and efficient. Performance is measured by:
of the developed tools/ modules
(“What problems were identified and solved along the way while programming and
how well are they solved?”)
Internet100% of ISP related downtime is reported to Management according to a
0% non-ISP related downtime
Key Qualifications, Skills & Attributes
of BSc Information Technology, or Computer Science.
qualified professional experience of at least 2 years.
work experienceor training in solar would be of advantage.
understanding and demonstrated knowledge of core IT concepts including routing,
firewalls, operating systems’ maintenance, computer hardware repairs.
ability to prioritize & work under pressure.
high degree of integrity, growth orientation, hunger for results, simplicity,
customer centricity as well as anappreciation for a fun and positive working
JOB APPEALS TO YOU
and you have the necessary QUALIFICATIONS, VALUES, EXPERIENCE and MOTIVATION, do send us your resume to HR@VILLAGE-POWER.UG
LOOKING FORWARD TO MEET YOU!!!