Vihiga County Government Principal ICT Job

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carrying out systems allocation, coordination, and implementation;
  • Carrying out system development and maintenance;
  • Carrying out feasibility studies;
  • Preparing progress reports of the systems development;
  • Evaluating systems and ensuring adherence to established ICT standards;
  • Training and preparing staff performance reports;
  • Planning, monitoring, and evaluating programs/activities within an Information Technology division/Unit;
  • Ensuring adherence to Information Communication Technology standards;
  • Liaising with user departments to ensure effective maintenance of Information Communication Technology equipment;
  • Reviewing and evaluating hardware maintenance feasibility studies and detailed specifications before implementation.

Requirements for Appointment:

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Must have served in the grade of Chief Information Communication Technology Officer or in an equivalent position in the Public Service for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Must have a degree in Computer Science/Information Communication Technology or in Electronics/Electrical Engineering from a recognized institution;
  • Attended a Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks;
  • Demonstrated professional ability, initiative, and competence in organizing and directing work;
  • Must satisfy the provisions of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application with copies of their National Identity / passport, Academic & Professional certificates and current Chapter Six compliance certificates to the undersigned on or before 19th day of April 2024

P.O BOX 880-50300


Please Note

  • County Government of Vihiga is an equal opportunity employer and encourages People Living with Disabilities, Youth and Women to apply.
  • County Public Service Board does not charge any recruitment fee whatsoever. Do Not Pay Money to Fraudsters because Our services are absolutely free
  • Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview.
  • Those with certificates from foreign institutions must have them certified by the relevant authority.