Systems Engineer

Malawi Institute of Tourism

Malawi Institute of Tourism (MIT) is a leading tourism and hospitality training and educational Institution in Malawi with training campuses in Blantyre, Lilongwe and Mzuzu. The Institute also runs three application hotels, namely Alendo hotel in Blantyre, Lingadzi Inn in Lilongwe and Mzuzu Lodge.

Applications are invited for suitably qualified candidates who are self-driven and have high integrity to fill vacant positions in the Institute.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Build, configure and monitor  servers
  2. Implement a variety of networks in relation to the organisational needs
  3. Developing systems, testing the systems, deploying systems and facilitating data entry
  4. Managing the client support desk where problems shall be diagnosed and fixed
  5. Maintaining standards compliance
  6. Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  7. Making presentations to students, client audiences and professional peers


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
  • Other related IT professional certifications will be a plus

Technical Experience

  1. Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting UNIX /Linux based environments.
  2. Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g.,Apache, Ruby, NGINX)
  3. Cloud experience
  4. Scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  5. Networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP

Applications should be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae and copies of relevant certificates.

The Executive Director

Malawi Institute of Tourism

P. O. Box 2673



Only short listed candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interviews.