Senior IT Officer

Location: Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-04-12 Deadline: 2017-04-26
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : IT / Software
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description


  • Maintain and ensure the operability of workplace IT, Networks, and management information and communication systems
  • Provide technical assistance to projects/programmes and be responsible for general administrative tasks for the entire IT system in Nepal office
  • Update/upgrade GIZ Nepal IT guidelines/policy as and when required (Security. Backup. Networking, software and hardware policy)
  • Assume responsibility for activities, procedures and software applications related to ICT policies and strategies and providing training to all GIZ Nepal staff regarding to ICT topics as required
  • Be responsible for development, installation and maintenance of server or mobile devices based on customized software applications in the framework of GIZ Nepal
  • Lead the process of digitalization and support the organization in planning, rolling out and implementation of various digital platforms (both internal and external)
  • Support procurement department in the possible new hardware/network purchases, while observing GIZ standards and policy
  • Support in knowledge/data management and assist PR on developing templates, designs and any other PR materials and related assignments

Required qualifications and experience:

  • Master's degree in Information Technology or Computer Science or a related degree with 6 years of relevant experience or Bachelor Degree in the same freldwith more than 8 years of experience
  • MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer) certification, RHCE (Red Hat Certified Engineer) will be an added advantage
  • Significant technology understanding and/or experience including Microsoft desktop and network operating systems, servers, virtualization technologies and cloud computing
  • Experience in troubleshooting system and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults
  • Outstanding working knowledge of ITC technologies (related software, phone, fax, email, the internet) and computer applications (e.g. MS Office 2010/18)
  • Ability to work independently, with solution and service oriented attitude, under pressure and ability to meet deadlines and performance standards
  • Reliable team player with excellent leadership and interpersonalskills
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Nepali 1:both written and verbal) and working knowledge of German will be an asset

Apply Instructions

Especially women and candidates from underprivileged groups are encouraged to apply.

Interested Nepali citizens are requested to send a complete application including CV and two referees to the email address <> by 26 April 2017. Only applicant sent by email will be accepted.
(Please write in the subject line while applying by position: for "Senior IT Officer, Ref. Nr. 17009")

Only short listed candidates will be called for an interview. No telephone inquiries will be entertained. The organization reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.

This Job is expired. The Company is no longer accepting applications for this position.

Organization Summary

GIZ offers customised solutions to complex challenges. We are an experienced service provider and assist the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation. We offer demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Lalitpur
Organization Size 1-10
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