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IT Infrastructure and Enterprise Applications Lead



2 years ago

Job Description

Safaricom is hiring. Reporting to the Director – Information Technology, the position holder will provide IT Planning and Operations leadership in Technology, which covers core Infrastructure, integration, data management, cloud services and service center. The role ensures that systems, services, and infrastructure work reliably and securely. The role holder will work with the senior executive team as well as business and corporate leaders to address the organization’s critical focus on enhancing the customer experience, operational discipline and company-wide areas of scalability and efficiency, performance improvement and service enhancement.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Master’s or bachelor’s degree in software engineering, or any other related field 15 or more years of experience in at least three disciplines, such as data engineering and management, application development, middleware, information analysis, database management, core infrastructure or operations in a multitier environment 10 or more years of business experience in strategic and operations planning and/or business analysis 7 years of experience in IT strategic planning, organization design and development Experience in leading large organization teams in an agile context, operating and influencing effectively across the organization and within complex contexts Professional experience and knowledge of Digital, Financial Services and Telecommunications industries strongly preferred

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