Tuesday, September 29, 2015
DAR RAPID TRANSIT AGENCY (DART)





Position Description:

The DAR Rapid Transit Agency was established by the Government Notice Number 120 of 2007 under the Executive Agency Act No 30 of 1997 to improve effectiveness in addressing the transport constraints faced by the Dar es Salaam City. Specifically the Agency was established for the purpose of planning, coordinating, and facilitating the provision of Urban Transport facilities and services so as to ensure improved traffic management in the Dar es Salaam City.
To meet its mandate of facilitating the provision of quality and rapid mass transport system in efficient, sustainable and cost effective manner, the Agency invites applications from suitably qualified Tanzanian Citizens to fill in the following positions in different divisions within the Agency.

COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYST (INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER II) – 1 POST

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
·Ensure that the functioning of computer systems are full time maintained and operational.

·Manage Information Technology Applications to enable effective dissemination of data within the entire DART system.

·Implement Strategic, Business plan and Frame work document in accordance with Executive Agency Act no 30 of 1997, and its amendments.

·Ensures that there is a secure operation of all server and services through the use of security encryption tool. 4

·Provide support to ensure day to day functioning of computer systems for the entire DART Agency.

·Diagnosise and resolve any technical problems that arise on the Local Area Network and Wide Area Network infrastructure ike LAWSON, EPICOR etc.

·Ensures that there is a well-functioning computer system for bus operations.

·Perform any other tasks as may be assigned to him/her by Operations Manager

·Identify new technologies and provide recommendations on hardware and software and advice purchases accordingly;

·Prepare maintenance programs for DART computer systems.

·Ensures that a well-functioning computer system for bus operations is supported.

·Perform any other tasks as may be assigned to by the Head ICT unit.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

·Bachelors Degree/Advanced Dipoma in Computer Science/Information and Communication Technology.

·Any other discipline related to ICT from any accademic Institution recorgnized by the TCU/Government of Tanzania.

·Experience in Application Systems Design is an added advantage.

REMUNERATION
Attractive remuneration package in accordance with the Institution’s Salary Scale TGS E.

Application Instructions:

NB: GENERAL CONDITIONS
      i.        All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania and not above 45 years old, however, should also observe the age limit for each position where indicated.
     ii.        Applicants must attach an up-to-date current Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contact, postal address, e-mail and telephone numbers.
    iii.        Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement.
   iv.        Applicants must attach their detailed relevant academic certificates: - Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates. - Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts. - Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates. - Computer Certificate - Professional certificates from respective boards - Recent passport size picture and birth certificate.
    v.        FORM IV AND FORM VI RESULTS SLIPS ARE STRICTLY NOT ACCEPTED
   vi.        Testimonials, Partial transcripts and results slips will not be accepted.
  vii.        Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in the CV will necessitate to legal action
 viii.        Applicants for senior positions currently employed in the public service should route their application letters through their respective employers.
   ix.        Applicants for entry levels currently employed in the Public Service should not apply, they have to adhere to Government Circular Na. CAC. 45/257/01/D/140 dated 30th 2 November, 2010.
    x.        Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply.
   xi.        Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts.
  xii.        Certificates from foreign examination bodies for ordinary or advanced level education should be certified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA)
 xiii.        Certificates from foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)
 xiv.        Deadline for application is 08th October, 2015
  xv.        Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed to indicate
 xvi.        Women are highly encouraged to apply
xvii.        Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview
xviii.        Application letters should be written in Swahili or English i. Maombi yote yatumwe kwenye mfumo wa kielektroniki wa Ajira (Recruitment Portal) kupitia anuani ifuatayo; http://portal.ajira.go.tz/ (Anuani hii pia inapatikana kwenye tovuti ya Sektretarieti ya ajira kwa kuingia sehemu iliyoandikwa ‘Recruitment Portal’)
 xix.        Kwa waombaji ambao majina ya vyuo na kozi zao hazipo kwenye mfumo wanatakiwa kuandika majina ya vyuo vya na kozi kwa kirefu Mfano; Chuo: MWALIMU NYERERERE MEMORIAL ACADEMY Kozi: BACHELOR DEGREE IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

The Secretary,
Public Service Recruitment Secretariat,
P. O. Box 63100,
DAR ES SALAAM.