ICT Officer Job, IT Jobs March 2021,

Position: Information Communication & Technology Officer (It Security)

Job Group KNH8(1 POST)

Job Description

The ICT Officer (IT security) will be responsible for installing, administering, and troubleshooting the organization’s IT security solutions to ensure protection of the critical information asset of the hospital.


  • Installing, administering, and troubleshooting network security
  • Updating software with the latest security patches and ensuring the proper defenses are present for each network resource.
  • Performing vulnerability and penetration tests, identifying and defending against threats, and developing disaster recovery plans.
  • Configuring security systems, analyzing security requirements, and recommending
  • Monitoring network traffic for suspicious
  • Creating network policies and authorization roles and defending against unauthorized access, modifications, and
  • Consulting with staff, managers, and executives about the best security practices and providing technical advice.
  • Configuring and supporting security tools, such as firewalls and anti-virus
  • Training staff to understand and use security


  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following field: Computer science, Computer software, Information Technology or equivalent qualification from a recognized
  • Professional certifications in CISSP, CISM, CISA, CompTIA Security+, CEH, NIST Cyber security Framework etc.
  • Complied with the requirements of chapter six (6) of the constitution of Kenya, 2010

How to apply

All those Interested in the above positions and meet the minimum requirements are requested to download and fill the application form available at KNH Website www.knh.or.ke. The application form together with a detailed C.V indicating qualifications, experience, current responsibilities, copies of testimonials and certificates must be submitted on or 13th April 2021 to the address below:-

The Chief Executive Officer

Kenyatta National Hospital

P.O Box 20723-00202


“Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”

NB: Only shortlisted candidates  will be contacted and must  present  the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance



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