IT Officer Job at Rainoil Limited

Rainoil Limited is an integrated downstream oil and gas company. A prominent player in the Nigerian industry, the company’s operations span across the downstream value chain i.e. Petroleum Product Storage, Haulage/Distribution and Retail Sales. Our primary products include Petrol (PMS), Diesel (AGO) and Kerosene (DPK).

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: IT Officer
Job Location:
Employment Type: Full-time


  • To manage and maintain the network infrastructure of Rainoil, as well as the acquisition, installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of computer hardware devices
  • To manage all software applications running on the hardware devices and ensure that they provide adequate support to Rainoil in order to achieve set objectives.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides robust IT platforms and infrastructure to support Rainoil Logistics business operations.
  • Assists in implementing IT strategies, policies, and procedures
  • Plans, designs, and maintains data networks and servers
  • Provides technical support to users on network issues
  • Liaises with the Internet Service Providers and other vendors for cost effective services in line with Service Level Agreements
  • Maintains computer peripheral equipment such as scanners, printers and ensures that these are prepared and ready to be used
  • Assists the Team Lead, Information Technology in the deployment of computer hardware around the company
  • Manages relationship with service providers to ensure seamless, cost effective and hitch free internet connectivity
  • Administers day-to-day operations of networks and servers
  • Implements LAN/WAN maintenance and management procedures.
  • Establishes and maintains user accounts, profiles, file sharing, access privileges on the company intranet
  • Installs, supports, and maintains both physical and virtual network servers and appliances
  • Oversees the day-to-day operation of computer networks within Rainoil Logistics
  • Maintains logs and records of daily data communication transactions, problems, and remedial actions
  • Provides support and maintenance to the business’ software and applications
  • Installs client/server applications and essential software patches, carries out any required maintenance of applications and identifies compatibility issues, escalating appropriately
  • Supervises and performs hands on training for computer users and operators.
  • Develops and executes company-wide disaster recovery and business continuity plans with respect to software, data, and applications
  • Performs the addition, removal and updates of staff data and access rights in line with the information security policy.


  • Qualification: B.Sc / HND in Computer Science / Computer Engineering or related course. Minimum of Second Class Upper.
  • Experience: 2-5 years of experience as an IT Officer.