Telecommunication Engineer

Major Activities of the job

(i)      Design and maintain the TRA Network including IP addressing scheme.

(ii)     Protect the network against unwanted intruders (provide security).

(iii)    Maintain and configure the TRA e-mail system and Intranet.

(iv)    Maintain internet connection to users and ensure maximum availability.

(v)    Maintain and configure the TRA internal domain.

(vi)    Maintain and configure the Routers and Firewall.

(vii)   Maintain the TIVOLI Network monitoring and configuration system.

(viii)   Plan and set up TRA Helpdesk system.

(ix)    Maintain TRA electronic Library

(x)    Administer and maintain TRA Local and Wide Area Network and Virtual Private Network.

(xi)     Create users and allocate rights in the TRA internal domain (Authentication   and system Security Administration) for all system e.g. ITAX, CMVRS, EPICOR, DLS.

(xii)    Attend to non functioning PCs, Printers etc.

(xiii)   Perform any other duties assigned by supervisor.


Minimum Job Requirements


(i)   Advanced Diploma or Degree in Telecommunications or Information and Communications Technology or Computer Science or Software Engineering or

Systems Engineering or Electronics Engineering or its equivalent.

(ii)  Practical Knowledge of LANs, WANs,MANs, Router configuration, VSATs, Switches, and Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) is required.

(iii)   Masters degree in Telecommunications or Information and Comunications Technology or Computer science or Software Engineering or System Engineering or Electronics Engineering  or its equivalent from a recognised Instituion/ univerisity  or Certification in CCNA/CCNP or its equivalent will be  added advantage.



Three (3) years of relevant working experience


Key Competences.

(i) Leadership and Team Building

(ii) Strategic Focus and Managing Change

(iii) Managing Performance and Accountability

(iv) Problem Solving and Decision Making

(v) Integrity

(vi) Computer Literacy.


        Applicants MUST be ready to work anywhere in the United Republic of Tanzania.



An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidates.




The application should be submitted online by 16th March, 2015 Applicants who will not be contacted should regard themselves unsuccessful.



All applicants are required to properly fill in the application form provided in the system. Please be informed that shortlisting is a machinery process done through the Human resources Information System. Failure to fill in all the fields properly may lead to disqualification.

For assistance on how to fill in the Job  Application Form please make use of on line  “HELP”  available under the Application Form or dial TRA Call Centre Tel: 0800110016 (TTCL & Vodacom), 0786 800000 (AIRTEL) , 0713800333 (TIGO) from 0800 to 1700 Hours Monday to Friday. These are Toll free numbers.


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