Information Technology Administrator

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago


Information Technology Administrator

The Information Technology Administrator is required to plan, organize and manage the development, operation and maintenance of the ICT resources and infrastructure of the Credit Union. He/She is expected to manage the delivery of its ICT projects, under the direction of the General Manager or designated officer.

  •   Keep abreast of new methods and trends in ICT technology and products in order to advance the Credit Union’s ICT capability.

  •   Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Duties and Responsibilities

  •   Leads and manages medium-scale ICT projects and ensures quality in delivery and timeliness.

  •   Manages strategies to maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the Credit Union’s information systems and when necessary, to ensure, the restoration of such information systems.

  •   Monitors the implementation of the ICT vision, policy and strategic plan to ensure compliance with organisational policies, procedures and the overall information management strategy.

  •   Manages the selection, implementation, operations and evaluation of security controls

  •   Assesses the Credit Union’s need for ICT services and recommends the most appropriate and cost effective solutions in meeting these needs; engages stakeholders in the planning and implementation of change needed for effective use of the ICT services.

  •   Provides technical management of the ICT operations, and ensures that the Credit Union’s agreed service levels and data integrity requirements are met, and that all relevant procedures are adhered to.

  •   Assesses and addresses user requirements, provides advice and recommendations, and takes action to ensure that ICT solutions are properly understood and appropriately utilized.

  •   Maintains the policy, standards and procedures for security, and monitors the application and compliance of security operations procedures.

  •   Develops the budget, facilitates procurement, and monitors IT expenditure.

Must Have

  •  A minimum of three (3) years’ experience performing at a management level, including at least one (1) year in the development, implementation and operation of enterprise- wide ICT systems.

  •   Training as evidenced by the possession of a recognized Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management or a related area

  •   Evidence of networking or database management qualifications