Duties and responsibilities

 

  • Planning , designing ,specification and  installation, including upgrading of all Agency managed network systems;

  • Contributing to the Agency ‘ICT policy and strategy;

  • Managing the structured cable environment of the Agency network;

  • Ensuring that all systems are full functional to meet the needs of the Agency;

  • Overseeing daily care and maintenance of all computer systems and theirrenvironment ;

  • Administer the installation of hardware and software as appropriate;

  • Performing backups of crucial data regularly on the PWDA systems;

  • Setting up and maintaining appropriate E-mail, intranet and intranet facilities as required on the PWAD managed systems;

  • Liaising and working CO-operatively with colleagues to ensure consistent and coherent approaches to the use of ICT facilities;

  • Providing ICT support to PWDA department in the delivery of ICT services;

  • Coding entering and editing data in a variety of database formats;

  • Giving advice to the and Data and Research centre to plan for future ICT advances;

  • Maintaining an awareness of ICT development in order to ensure maintenance of up-to -date ICT services withing the Agency ;

  • Ensuring that hardware (and network cabling ) is maintained and repaired as necessary;

  • Maintaining an inventory of ICT equipment;

  • Advising on the security of equipment and data;