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Peter Inziano Kiganda

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PERSONAL DETAILS
Designation
Ag. Webmaster
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Staff Category
Non-Teaching
Alternative Phone No.
+254780113015
Division / Faculty
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Directorate / Dept
Directorate of Marketing and Resource Mobilization & ICT
System Developers and Communications & Marketing
Address
P.o Box 254726058852-20100, Nakuru, KE
SUMMARY

Peter Inziano Kiganda is a Certified Web Applications developer, Network and Security Professional, Microsoft Solution Developer & Specialist, Cisco Partner, PHP, JAVA, PYTHON Programmer, Graphic Designer and AudioVisual Production expert. His experience, knowledge and skills, have come from being trained and certified in different areas of specialization.

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Msc. IT Security and Audit - Ongoing
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
  • Diploma in Computer Science
FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION
  1. Web system Applications Development.
  2. Cyber and Systems Security.
  3. Graphics and Product Design (UI/UX)
  4. Artificial Intelligence and Digital Forensics.
  5. Network Administration & Management
  6. Systems Administration & Analytics.
  7. SQL & Oracle Database Management,
  8. Linux Operating Systems.
  9. Audio and Visual Production Editing, Mixing and Mastering.
  10. 2D and 3D Animation.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Nov, 2019 - ACSS (Avaya Certified Support Specialist)

May, 2019 - SOPHOS authorized partner: Certified Network and Security Professional

2018 - Cyber Security Training – Ethical Hacking/Penetration Testing Training -Cyberoam Africa.

Dec, 2018 - DLINK IP Telephony Certified Installer

Aug, 2017 - CISCO Small Business Specialized Partner

2017 - CISCO Instructor’s Course III & IV from CISCO Academy – African Advanced Level Telecommunications Institute (AFRALTI).

2016 - CISCO Instructor’s Course I & II from CISCO Academy – African Advanced Level Telecommunications Institute (AFRALTI).

2016 - Kaspersky Endpoint Security Training

2015 - Cyberoam Certified Network & Security Professional CCNSP -Cyberoam Technologies

Feb, 2014 - MTCNA: MikroTik Certified Network Associate / Administrator - MikroTik Kenya

2014 - Network Security - Kenya Education Network (KENET).

2013 - Giganet Certified Installer Course - Giganet Networking Solutions (KE) Ltd

2012 - Certificate in 3D Animation and Film Course – Shang Tao Media Art College - Nairobi

Topics Covered;

  • 3D Animation and Motion Graphics.
  • Principles of Photography.
  • Editing for Film and Television.
  • Sound Effects and Film Score Creation.

2010 - CISCO’s CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) I, II, III & IV from CISCO Academy - Nairobi Kenya.

2009 - Linux Essentials - Egerton University Kenya.

2006 - Certificate of Computer Literacy – Egerton University.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Sep 2019 - Present: Acting Webmaster

Egerton University - Main Campus  

Major Responsibilities.

  • Management and Oversight of Egerton University’s web presence, Online systems and databases.
  • Developing information systems for the university.
  • Maintaining information security and management.
  • Upholding the integrity of information by ensuring confidentiality.
  • Ensuring the safety of information stored including that entrusted by third parties to the department.
  • Promote the availability of data for authorized use.
  • Proactively identify risks and propose viable mitigation measures.
  • Engaging with and encouraging colleagues to learn, adapt and remain committed to security protocols.
  • Disseminating the latest ICT security-related information.
  • Develop and maintain suitable tools for the preparation of statistics and reports as may be required from time to time by the University;
  • Work closely with the applications team, network team, technical team and the University administration to coordinate their efforts towards effective data user support in the Departments
  • Develop, maintain and regularly carry out appropriate data and application backup and security procedures.
  • Design, develop, test and maintain core applications and databases in the University towards meeting the expanding needs of the University;
  • Work closely with the network team, ICT support team and the University Management towards achieving an effective fully integrated information system to meet the changing needs of the University.
  • Train and develop the requisite leadership, managerial and technical skills towards meeting the needs of the Applications Management Team.

Within this short period, I’ve managed to develop several web systems for Egerton University including;

2018 to Present: Technical Editor, Egerton Journal of Science and Technology (EGERTJST)

2018 to Present: Technical Editor, Egerton Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (EGERJHSSE) 

2021 to Present: Technical Editor, Egerton Law Journal (euLawjournal) 

 

2011 - Sep 2019: System & Network Administration 

Egerton University - Nakuru Town Campus College    

Major Responsibilities and Job Description was to:

  • Maintain the integrity of the network, server deployment, and security.
  • Ensure network connectivity throughout a University’s LAN/WAN
  • Assign routing protocols and routing table configuration.
  • Assign configuration of authentication and authorization of directory services.
  • Maintain network servers such as file, proxy & web servers, VPN gateways, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Providing support and administration of the University’s Management systems - UNIPLUS.
  • Performing daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of ofall hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs.
  • Upgrading and configuring system software that supports the network infrastructure applications and the University Management applications per project or operational needs.
  • Checking for system’s and network’s security breaches.
  • Providing and executing facility reports, scripts and/or queries where necessary.
  • Develop, maintain and frequently update the campus website 
KEY PROJECTS

Innovations: I've developed several web systems for Egerton University including;

  1. 2019: The Main Egerton University Website 
  2. 2021: Developed a web app that integrates Egerton Radio 101.7 FM to an online web radio
  3. 2020: Active online staff e-Profile management system
  4. 2019: Online university Journal System
  5. 2021: University’s conferences portal
  6. 2018: University’s Online Helpdesk System
  7. 2019: University’s Intercom Directory
  8. 2021: Egerton University Alumni Association Website and Social Networking Platform (AlumNetwork)
  9. 2019: The Mau-Egerton cross country Website
  10. 2020: Nakuru Town Campus College Website
  11. 2019: Sandton Hotels Limited Website
  12. 2022: KMK Africa Law Advocates Website
  13. 2018: Certifiles Website
  14. 2021: Tegemeo Institute of Agricultural Policy and Development Website
  15. 2022: Africa Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Agriculture and Agribusiness Management (CESAAM) Website.
  16. 2022: Transforming African Agricultural Universities to Meaningfully Contribute to Africa’s Growth and Development (TAGDev) Website. 
  17. 2022: Centre For Integrated Water And Basin Management (CiWAB) Website.
  18. 2022: Agriculture Resource Center Website.
  19. 2019: Egerton University Faculty of Law Legal Aid Project’s Website
  20. 2022: Egerton Radio Website
  21. 2021: Division of Research & Extension Website
  22. 2020: Participated in Setting up and migration of the new E-Learning portal
  23. 2018-2021: Developed new and revamped all old Faculty websites
  24. Drafted the proposed University Websites Policy - 2021
CONFERENCES & INVITED PRESENTATIONS

Organizing Committee & Participance.

HONORS, PRIZE AND AWARDS
  1. Information Security Management System Champion (ISMS) - Egerton University, 2020. As an ISMS Champion, the role is to ensure the safety and security of digital information in the university.
  2. Employee of the Year Award - Egerton University (Nakuru Town Campus College), 2014.
  3. 9th Feb 2019: Certificate of participation in 6th edition of the Mau-Egerton University Cross Country, 4 kilometers category – Egerton University Staff.

  4. 10th July, 2013: Certificate of participation Awarded for successfully completing a trainig on Disability Mainstreaming at Egerton University Main Campus, Njoro.

    Topics Covered;

    • The disability Act, 2003
    • Disability Etiquette
    • Disability Mainstreaming
OTHER SOCIETIES
  1. Internet Society Kenya Chapter (Active Member) - ID: 143044
  2. Kenya Education Network (KENET) Active Member
  3. Egerton University International Conference Committee Member
  4. CISCO Small Business Specialized Partner.
  5. MTCNA - MikroTik Certified Network Associate.

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