CAREER OPPORTUNITY

U.S. Embassy Dhaka is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Information Management Specialist.

NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications received, we will only contact applicants who are being considered. Thank you for your understanding.

The incumbent serves as the Supervisory IT Systems Manager for the Department of State (DoS), US Embassy Dhaka. This position is charged with the overall management of the Mission's Sensitive but Unclassified (SBU) and Unclassified computer network systems and automation efforts under the general direction of the Information Management Officer (IMO) and under the direct supervision of Information Systems Officer (ISO). This position is responsible for the technical administration and direction of IT functions of ISC, such as: Information Systems Center (ISC) administration, policy and planning, analysis and design of new IT equipment requirements, programming of local applications, operations of ISC office environment and work schedules, telecommunications to include our incoming/outgoing data connections, systems security, training for ISC staff, and computer advisory and consultancy Services for all ICASS participants at post.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/or Computer Engineering is required combined with at least CompTIA A+ / N+ / S+ and Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) on 2012 / 2016 and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certifications is required. (You must attach a copy of your bachelor’s degree certificate along with your application form.)
  • Seven years of progressively responsible experience in information technology with emphasis on analytical judgment and abilities regarding operation, management, and utilization of computer systems and customer support of which at least one year with the USG is required. Additionally, one year of supervisory experience is required.
  • Level 4 (Fluent) Bangla and English Speaking/ Reading/ Writing is required. This may be tested.
  • This position requires managerial ability and supervisory skills. Also requires the skill and ability to maintain operational capability and readiness of computer systems. Good technical skills to trouble-shoot, diagnose, and resolve hardware and software problems and to maximize the capabilities of the organization’s computer resources. Solid interpersonal skills to develop and maintain two-way communications and promote computer and automation services. This position requires a good understanding of the priorities of key managers to ensure that the computer and automation organization is responsive to those needs. Good interpersonal skills are required to resolve priority issues, system limitations, down-time, etc., with key officials.

Applicants must submit the application form & required documents either by regular mail (postal service) or, deliver by hand to the south barrier of the U.S. Embassy to be considered.

Application submission deadline: May 27, 2019.

Universal Application for Employment (UAE) (Form DS-174), available on our website at http://bd.usembassy.gov/ (Click on Embassy, click on ‘Job at the Embassy’, will take you to “Job Openings at the Embassy”); blank application forms are also available at the south barrier of the U.S. Embassy (near the Nepalese & Vatican Embassies). Please find the full job announcement on our website at: http://bd.usembassy.gov/