Electronic Payplus Limited - Our client, a reputable Microfinance Bank with a vision to promote financial inclusion in Nigeria by Leveraging on Technology, is currently recruiting for a dynamic, flexible and experienced Personnel who is able to work independently with little or no supervision to lead our accounting department to fill the position below:
Identify, investigate, resolve and develop processes, procedures and associated documentation relative to security of
computer systems, networks and telecommunications along with addressing privacy, confidentiality and standards
administration. Serves as a leader for teams investigating and addressing various information security issues
Expected to advise management on information security issues, perform security risk assessments, implement
information security procedures, manage information security policies and handle information security incidents.
Safeguarding data held by the organization by working with business managers, chief executive officers and
information technology (IT) managers
Observe and monitor the security of websites, applications, computers and databases.
Document processes, procedures and policies to guide the unit and organisation as a whole
Manage the development and implementation of global security policies, standards, guidelines and procedures to
ensure ongoing maintenance of security. Physical protection responsibilities include asset protection, workplace
violence prevention, access control systems, video surveillance, and more. Information protection responsibilities
include network security architecture, network access and monitoring policies, employee education and
awareness, and more.
Manage internal communication regarding system updates and provide estimates of budgetary requirements for
Plan and ensure execution of Security arrangement as required by the management.
Supervise and control the work of security personnel.
Assist the management in maintaining law and order.
Oversee incident response planning as well as the investigation of security breaches, and assist with disciplinary
and legal matters associated with such breaches as necessary.
Maintain relationships with local, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies.
Work with other executives to prioritize security initiatives and spending based on appropriate risk management
and/or financial methodology
ORGANIZATION IMPACT/ INFLUENCE:
Extensive High Level Strategic / Operational Interaction with:
Responsible in the design of processes and activities, objective setting and follow up, performance evaluations,
coaching & feedback, developmental plans, hiring, terminations.
Direct Reports ( Position Titles, not names):
G. RELATED JOB REQUIREMENTS/ QUALIFICATIONS:
All round IT skills (LAN, WAN, server and operating system)
3 or more of the following Certification MCSE, MCSA, MCITP, CCNA, CCNP, ITIL, OCA.
Other technical certification such as: Prince2, PMP
Deep Networking Skills (LAN & WAN)
IT strategy development, Change Management and Incident/Problem Management experience.
Strong knowledge in SLAs, System & Software Quality Assurance and Best Practices & Methodologies.
Visionary, innovative, eyes for details and IT smart individual who must have performed a similar job function in a
commercially oriented organization.
Vendor management and negotiation skills
Good public speaking skills for leading group meetings
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Demonstrated strategic planning skills
Adaptable to change
Critical information seeking
Baseline Leadership Competencies
Developing others and Leadership
Leveraging and Respecting others
Differentiation through innovation
Instilling Confidence and Trust
Acting with Integrity
Minimum 7-10 years managing customer services in a multi-office commercial organisation
More than 4 years post NYSC in similar role, in Information Technology, Microsoft applications and/or physical
B.Sc. Computer Science or Electronic & Electrical Engineering or other Science related course.
M.Sc. MIS (Management Information System) is an additional advantage
A higher degree Msc./MIT is an advantage
This position requires the ability to:
Keep users informed of adverse situations and helping then get workarounds to long running problems is key
Liaise with multiple users
Deal with demanding management and customers
Reviewing current systems
Presenting ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals
Working closely with analysts, designers and staff
Producing detailed specifications and writing the program codes
Testing the product in controlled, real situations before going live
Preparation of training manuals for users
Maintaining the systems once they are up and running
Interpret software design specifications and OOD models for application modules and
translate them into Java source code
Develop and unit test application modules and web pages
Integrate application modules with other modules and external systems
Knowledge of programming skills is a prerequisite.
Have minimum of 2 years development experience with Java and JEE (including JSP and
Experience with a test first methodology
Experience with XML
Experience interfacing with relational databases using ODBC
Familiarity with OOD patterns and UML methodology
Experience with JEE application servers (Tomcat/JBoss etc)
Experience applying the above technologies to the development of webbased applications
Detail oriented individual with solid verbal and written communication skills
Experience with Web Services, Spring and Hibernate
Knowledge of programming skills in web-based programs, as well as traditional programs
like Java and Visual Basic.
Keeping databases up to date;
Helping with database design and development;
Managing database access;
Designing maintenance procedures and putting them into operation;
Ensuring that databases meet user requirements;
Managing database security/integrity and backup procedures;
Implementing security measures;
Defining objectives through consultation with staff at all levels;
Writing reports, documentation and operating manuals;
Testing and modifying databases to ensure that they operate reliably;
Maintaining archived data
Installing and upgrading the database server and application tools
Allocating system storage and planning future storage requirements for the database
Modifying the database structure, as necessary, from information given by application
Ensuring compliance with database vendor license agreement
Monitoring and optimizing the performance of the database
Contacting database vendor for technical support
Generating various reports by querying from database as per need
Qualifications and requirements
BSc. Or equivalents (Any numeric Science course) i.e Mathematics, Computer Science,
Expertise in current computer hardware and software
Ability to use one or more development language (C++, PHP, HTML, etc.)
Strong communication skills
Ability to work in a team
Eye for detail and identifying problems
An understanding of business
Analytical and commercial experience
Thoroughness and accuracy; Good analytical skills,
Good Communication, Negotiation and Interpersonal and Customer Service skills.
An experience in an EMV environment in Application development such as Script for
Personalisation and data preparation
Interested and suitably qualified candidates should click here to apply online.