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Vacancy: Systems Manager

Solomon Islands Ports Authority trading as Solomon Ports is inviting suitably qualified and experienced candidates with the
right attributes and leadership qualities for the position of Systems Manager available within the Department of Information

This is a senior position and directly responsible for managing of IT resources and assets, implementing and rolling out
of systems and solutions, systems security and auditing and assist in the overseeing the functions of the Department.
The preferred candidate must be result driven, delivers, takes ownership of roles and responsibilities of the position and
contributes to the ongoing transformation and modernizing effort currently in progress in terms of systems and technology.


• Manage and maintain the port fibre network infrastructure
• Lead, manage and coordinate the roll out of systems and projects
• Plan, organize, control and evaluate IT resource and investment requirement
• Review and implement network security ensuring security of data and network accessibility
• Review and designed robust data and system recovery strategic plan
• Identify system bottlenecks and implement strategic solution for operational efficiency
• Facilitate systems audit and implement necessary measures and actions
• Overseeing the roll out of system updates, upgrades and migration


•Proven professional experience in senior IT positions or relevant experience with knowledge of industry’s best practice and
•Excellent knowledge of computer hardware/software systems, preferably Windows 2016 Server and Linux Operating System.
•Hands-on experience with computer networks, system security, network administration, configuration and installation
•Ability to deliver results and meet deadline.
•A team player and has the ability to lead a dynamic IT environment
•Experience in leading and managing system projects and rolling out IT infrastructures


•Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field, or equivalent
•5 or more years of experience working in Senior IT positions
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An attractive salary package and entitlement is offered for the position. If you have the qualification, experience and the drive
to make a change and progress, take this opportunity to work for SIPA.
Solomon Islands Ports Authority is an equal opportunity employer and provides industry standard benefits and good
working conditions to its employees. Solomon Ports promotes gender equality. If you have the relevant skills, qualification,
and experience, please submit your resume with referees and contact address and envelope marked “Systems Manager” to:

Manager Human Resource
Solomon Islands Ports Authority
P.O. Box 307, Honiara

Further queries, email to

Closing date: 31st January 2023, 4.30 pm, SIPA Head Office