Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT)
Request for “Expressions of Interest”
Web Design and Security Officer
Project: E-Government Resource Center -II
Position: Web Design and Security Officer
Number of Positions: 1
Contract Type: Services Contract (Advisory Services)
Duration: 12 months (Possibility of Extension)
Published date: 15 October 2016
Closing Date: 31 October 2016
Duty Station: Kabul
EGRC-II is USAID on budget funded project based on milestone in the premises of MCIT and this center became as a source of technical expertise and skills, advice and guidance for development and deployment of E-Government in the ministries and provide timely, high quality advice and technical expertise to Government of Afghanistan (GoA) for design and development of the E-Government program as a whole and for specific projects within it. The Centre will also provide services to donor supported projects and other agencies of the government at the central and provincial levels in the development and deployment of ICT for governance and development including training and capacity building in the agencies and in the development and implementation of E-Government projects in various application areas.
Services to be rendered by the E-Government Resource Centre can be classified into the following major categories:
Basic Function of the Position:
Cyber Security Services include data audit, policy enforcement, information assurance and incident responses. The Consultant will train the Staff of MOCIT on Cyber Security Technologies, Access Controls, Authentication Procedures, Intrusion Detection &Incident Responses, Risk Management, Vulnerability Assessment &Audit and Cyber Security Policies, Regulations and Procedures.
Participate in training on:
Web and Email Hosting Basics, Administration and Module Development.
authentication and the role of multifactor authentication;
and procedures developing best practices.
Installing firewalls, data encryption and other security measures.
Contact Information Application Procedures:
Expressions of interest and the latest CVs must be delivered or sent by e-mail to the addressees below, no later than 26 October 2016
E- Government Recourses Center:
Attn: HR Officer EGRC-II Project 15th floor, Ministry of Communications and IT (MCIT) Mohammad Jan Khan Watt; Kabul, Afghanistan Cell phone: +93 781 616 724
Any queries on the position may also be addressed to the above mentioned email addresses, latest 3 working days before the deadline for submission of applications.