DIRECTOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS AND BUSINESS SOLUTIONS – DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION

REF NO:
151119/03
Branch: Corporate Services
CD: Information Services
Dir: ICT Application & Business Solutions
SALARY : R1 057 326 per annum (Level 13) (all -inclusive salary package)
CENTRE Pretoria Head Office

REQUIREMENTS :
A Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology (NQF 7). Five (5)-(8) eight
years’ experience in business analysis/system development of which five years
should be at a middle / senior managerial level. Demonstrated experience in
the development of IT plans, policies, standards, and procedures.
Demonstrated knowledge of IT solution design, development and
implementation, Web based applications, user requirement management,
system analysis and design, database design or data modeling techniques and
system development life cycle. Understanding of programming languages and
agile development methodologies. Experience with applications and database
support and maintenance. Strong dedication to customer service. A valid
driver’s license (Attach certified copy).

DUTIES :
Delivery and management of ICT applications and business solutions. Conduct
feasibility study for potential ICT applications, business solutions and business
requirement management. Develop business cases for new solutions, ongoing
consultations with business to ensure alignment of strategic initiatives. Design
and develop cost effective and secured solution components in line enterprise
architecture (EA) and standards. Procure cost effective solution components
aligned to EA and standards. Perform quality assurance and solution testing.
Applications and business solution support and maintenance. Develop,
monitor and evaluate SLA’s to ensure desired performance outcomes.
Rationalize and modernize the application portfolio. Design, develop and
manage secured data, databases, data warehouse, business analytics and
reporting solutions. Ensure solution configuration and patch management.
Perform applications and solution enhancements and customization. Perform
appropriate end user support and training. Regular monitoring and reporting of
IT applications management activities. Ensure IT applications development
and management is in compliance with ICT standards, policies and
procedures. Any other duties as assigned.

ENQUIRIES :
Mr. A Kekana Tel No: (012) 336 8701

APPLICATIONS :
Pretoria Head Office: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant
reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag
X350, Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver to 285 Continental Building, Corner of
Visagie and Bosman Street, Pretoria.

FOR ATTENTION :
Ms. LI Mabole

NOTE :
Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable
from any Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a
comprehensive CV as well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity
document. No late, faxed applications will be accepted. Correspondence will
be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within
two (2) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was
unsuccessful. Preference will be given to previously disadvantage groups.
Successful applicants will be required to undergo standard Government
security clearance procedures including verification of qualifications. Should
you be in a possession of a foreign qualification(s), it must be accompanied by
an evaluation from South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). “All SMS
shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to
test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be
communicated by the department. Following the interview and technical
exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic
managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive
on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency
assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the
mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools” People with disabilities
are encouraged to apply for the posts. People who are not employed by the
Public Service Departments are welcomed to apply for posts. The department
reserves the right not to make an appointment.

CLOSING DATE :
15 November 2019