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     Date Submitted:06-07-2012
     Last Modified:12-07-2012 (07:34)
    Job information
     Current job:ICT Specialist
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
    I am an enthusiastic and dedicated professional with extensive experience across
    areas of ICT, Radio systems, traffic control, GSM networks and CDMA Technologies
    management. An exceptional leader who is able to develop and motivate others to
    achieve targets, I demonstrate a strong ability to manage projects from conception
    through to successful completion with a logical approach to challenges.
    Looking to progress into a Space Science field of innovation, research and
    development solving life’s’ Challenges through space technology.
    - Well organized with a track record of demonstrating self motivation and
    creativity with initiatives to achieve both personal and organisation goals.
    - Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines.
    - Broad experience in fields of electronic hardware, databases and software
    - Skilled in high speed, complex digital and mixed signal designs.
    - Skill in Diplomatic mission and International dialogue.
    Core Strengths:
    - Excellent communication skills (both written and oral).
    - Time management and organizational skills.
    - Excellent managerial and business planning skills.
    - Excellent leadership with great logical and analytical skills.
    - 2010-2012 Research project, “Spacecraft design, Spacecraft navigation,
       guidance and control systems, Technology for modular and reusable
      launchers, advanced ground segment and the simulation of hypervelocity
     impacts” International Space University, France.
    - 2006-2007 Research Project, “An Investigation on how 96% sucrose extraction
       target efficiency can be achieved by the diffuser at Mumias sugar co. Ltd” Kenya
        using diffusion by Osmosis.
    - 2005- To date Pilot plant study “Neem oil extraction from neem seeds to
       manufacture usable products, soap, repellants, body creams and Vaseline.
    - 2004 Liquid soap production for Makerere University Chemical Society (to
     generate funds for running the society), improving skills and potential for
    student training.
    - 2006- To date Omega-3-Fatty Acids extraction from tropical fish species (Lung
     fish and Nile perch) as a food supplement for curing and controlling infections.
    2011/09 - To date: Space Generation Advisory (SGAC)
    To encourage and engage the youth of Uganda to be part of the space
    To create activities such as Yuri’s Teleconference and World Space Week to
    promote space science to students
    To provide a dynamic forum for members to participate in active discussions
    and expand their knowledge
    To collaborate with other NPoC on regional issues as well as global SGAC
    2010 - To date: Computer Forensics Consult
    Systems Administration
    Head the Information Technology Department
    Plan the system concept, software and hardware needs for Computer Forensics
    Consult clients’ needs and prepare a forecast which defines specifications, the
    technology to be used and the method.
    Prepare detailed specifications and methods to interface computer products -
    the interaction between CPU and peripheral units (hardware) and between the
    operating system and user programs (software).
    2008-2010 United Nations-Youth Uganda:
    Programme-Uganda; Project Manager
    NPoC Uganda
    Youth Entrepreneurship Innovation Systems
    Implement policies and programs formulated by the National Steering
    Build influence of the organization in Schools and higher Institutions of
    learning towards the Millennium Development Goals
    Collaborate with the government of Uganda, Civil Society, Private Sector and
    Academia or Institutions.
    Engage in lasting diplomatic partnerships with government and private sector
    to build vibrant civil society, to insist on the rule of law, to help build
    independent and capable judicial systems, and respect for human rights.
    Manage the performance of Field officers, organising meetings and workshops,
    conferences, and updating National Steering Committee members on the
    progress of entrepreneur Innovation Systems Programme-Uganda
    Global AIDS Prevention-Initiative (GAPI)
    Computer Hardware and
    In-depth knowledge of all safety rules as stated in the adopted safety manual
    skill in the use of computer drafting equipment and mechanical drawing
    Experience of high speed signal integrity simulation.
    In-depth knowledge of hardware development concepts, practices and
    2002- 2004
    HIV/AIDS Counselor
    Enhance behavioral Change, Mobilize youth in voluntary activities, organize
    and coordinate programs, community outreach campaigns
    2004-2005 Training Cousins Technologies Inc Kenya
    Management Trainee
    Public Relations
    Design advertisement strategies to meet the United Nations Millennium
    Development Goals in the youth of Uganda.
    Collaborate with the Uganda government to promote youth programs within
    the country hence empowering, equipping and transforming the youth.
    Influence the different youth communities with in Uganda through
    information dissemination, public debate, youth seminars and workshops.
    United Nations Youth-Uganda (UNYU)
    Campus Alliance to Wipeout AIDS IT/Systems Manager
    Provide Technical assistance and directions to computer users at Center,
    developing materials and packages relevant to the faith based HIV/AIDS
    campaign to wipe out AIDS.
    Plan and organize seminars, conferences and retreats through the developments
    of databases to be used in evaluation.
    Setup and manage database of the members/employees of Campus Alliance to
    WipeOut AIDS, Maintain and Monitor network systems and IT user at the
    2011 Student of International Space University France MSc. Space Studies
    2007 Jan- Dec 12 Exquisite Multimedia E-software and IT consultancy, Inc
    2006-2007 Final Research Project in Sugar Technology Mumias Sugar Company, Kenya
    September 2005: Lions Technology Kenya - Hazardous Material Training
    2004-2005: Emergency Medical Technician Training
    2003-2004: Certificate of Counseling, Campus Alliance to Wipe out AIDS;
    2004- 2005 Christ’s Hope International, Certificate of Training
    2011/09- To date: Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)
    2004-2005 Psychosocial and HIV/AIDS Counselor for victims of rape, domestic and
    sexual assault
    Volunteer – Voter Educator during the 2001 and 2006 presidential and
    parliamentary elections in Uganda.
    2004-2006 Volunteer for the Makerere University Primetime Association as Sound
    2011/09- To date: Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)
    2007- To date: The United Nations-Youth Uganda (UNYU)
    Makerere University Chemical Society (MUCS) for Quality Control
    and Research
    Sound Technicians, Makerere University Primetime Association
    (MUPTA) for HIV/AIDS Control in youth
    Founding member Care and Compassion Organization charity
    2007- To date: Sound Technician, Worship Harvest Ministries Christianity based
    community sensitization Uganda
    Systems Engineering
    Differentiate between various types of hardware.
    • Set up and configure software and all the versions of Microsoft Windows.
    • Build and maintain a computer.
    • Troubleshoot software and hardware problems.
    • Find out network hardware devices and cabling and their working.
    • Implement IP schemes and administer groups.
    • Maintain a secure network and implement network topologies.
    • Specialist in DNS, Active Directory, DHCP, and WINS.
    • Demonstrated skills to answer technical questions with different degrees of
    computer skills.
    • Willingness to learn new things and work well with others.
    Good presentation skills.
    Demonstrated leadership skills in a team environment.
    Import/Export–International Logistics, Transportation, Supply Chain
    management, International Customer Service Management, Sourcing,
    negotiations and Management.
    LANGUAGES: English, Luganda, Swahili (Elementary knowledge)
    Research and Development, Team work, enjoy learning, discovering new
    technologies, Proposal Writing, Concept developments, indoor entertainment and
    achieving big visions.
    Ms. Josephine Ataro
    Academic Registrar
    Faculty of Science
    Makerere University Kampala
    Email: jataro(at)
    Mr. Sserwada James
    Engineering Ivan Kiraga
    Exquisite Multimedia E-software
    and IT consultancy, Inc Kenya-Uganda
    E-mail: kirageof(at)

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