IT Manager

IVY International Schools - Katameya, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 4 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
1 open position
About the Job

Full-time permanent IT manager to overseeing all technology operations and evaluating them according to established goals and will be responsible for operation and education software for new International Schools.

Main Duties:

  • He/She will be responsible for the implementation, maintenance and development of our IT need.
  • Overseeing all technology operations and evaluating them according to established goals
  • Devising and establishing IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management
  • Analyzing the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs
  • Manage information technology and computer systems
  • Plan, organize, control and evaluate IT and electronic data operations
  • Manage IT staff by recruiting, training and coaching employees, communicating job expectations and appraising their performance
  • Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and procedures
  • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems
  • Act in alignment with user needs and system functionality to contribute to organizational policy
  • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time
  • Audit systems and assess their outcomes
  • Preserve assets, information security and control structures
  • Handle annual budget and ensure cost-effectiveness
  • Monitoring network performance to determine if adjustments need to be made.
  • Conferring with network users about solving existing system problems.
  • Operating master consoles to monitor the performance of networks and computer systems.
  • Coordinating computer network access and use.
  • Designing, configuring and testing networking software, computer hardware, and operating system software.
Job Requirements

IT Manager Requirements:

  • Excellent knowledge of technical management, information analysis and computer hardware/software systems
  • Expertise in data Center management and data governance
  • Proven experience as IT management or similar role
  • Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications
  • Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology-related field of study with a network engineering focus, telecom.
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
  • Experience in the Education sector is a PLUS.
  • If you have ISEB/ISTQB software testing qualifications that would be an advantage.
  • MTA/MCSA certified is a plus
  • LAN and WAN experience.
  • Proven working experience as an IT manager or relevant experience
  • Experience in controlling information technology budget
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication abilities
  • BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA