We are seeking a Wireless/Wired Internet Technician with knowledge of mpesa automated payment integration to become an integral part of our WIFIYETU team! You will be responsible for implementing a large wifi HOTSPOT covering large hostels around Rongo Town ( Migori county) initially but will be expanding to other neighboring towns thru P2MP or P2P radio extension. We have the carriers drop off 30 MBPS p2p dedicated link at our HQ and you will be distributing to paying users thru automated payment portal configured on mikrotik router with payment authentication server locally hosted or hosted @ GCP or AWS. Th APs will be ubiquiti . The goal is to compete with bundles to offer better/faster/cheaper network.
(a)Execute test plans to check optimal infrastructure positions to install indoor/outdoor Ubiquiti wireless APs and test overall system performance
(b) Configure Cisco switches/Cisco Router and Mikrotik routers to setup local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN) serving a large wifi hotspot center
(c ) Install mikrotik router to act as a DHCP, manage APs and integrate with mpesa payment.
(d) Recommend and implement/integrate API for automated wifi payment system using Mpesa which automatically collect payments from wifi/LAN clients and be able to terminate connection on data depletion
(e) Prepare and test CAT6 cables onsite. Run cables from the PoE switches to the APs and other wireless systems
(f) Link the wifiyetu launching website for commercial adverts by local business and other Contents.
(a) Certification or Bachelors degree in computer science, Math, information system, electrical engineer or other related or could be A 4th year quick learner Intern Student intern in computer science or related field with proven knowledge of networking concepts. Must pass 30 to 60 mins technical video interview interview questions.
(b) Previous experience in networking, IT especially WIFI, or other related fields is a plus
(c) Familiarity with Mikrotik router and ubiquiti wifi equipment mentioned on the job responsibilities.
(d) knowledge of python scripting , java, website building will be a Plus
(4) Knowledge of mobile mpesa merchant payment integration and authentication . This is the most important qualification.
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