Jones Mrusha

Senior Technology Executive;

Accomplished, resourceful, versatile and results oriented senior IT leader with 8 years of demonstrated expertise & experience on following domains;

-Telecoms (IN, VAS, IT & Billing)

-eBanking & Mobile Money

-Tech StartUps & Innovation Hub

  • Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  • jones(at)mrusha.com
  • +255 754 555588
  • www.mrusha.com

Experience

  • One Technology Head July 2011 - Present

    CITI Bank - Tanzania

    Managing; strategy and execution of IT infrastructure, responsible for technical projects in alignment with business goals and direct the effective delivery of networks, development, and disaster recovery systems and processes.

  • Co-FounderApril 2012 - Present

    KINU Innovation Hub - Tanzania

    KINU is a social enterprise with the mission of concentrating, growing and accelerating the Tanzanian technology and technology StartUps ecosystem.

  • Senior IT System EngineerJanuary 2008 - July 2011

    HiTS Afrca - Tanzania, Bahrain & Equatorial Guinea

    Overseeing and managing a HiTS' information technology role out in Tanzania, Equatorial Guinea & migration of Bahrain HQ office. Acts as liaison between internal clients, vendors, and consultants.

  • IT EngineerJanuary 2008 - July 2011

    Sahara Communications - Tanzania

    Entry level engineer responsible for computer/servers hardware, software and networking devices also developed, tested, installed, configured and troubleshooting application issues.

Volunteering

  • Board Member - NationalJune 2012 - Present

    Reastless Development (http://www.restlessdevelopment.org)

    Working with young people taking a leadership role in addressing the most urgent, persistent yet frequently overlooked issues facing youth in Tanzania and the world.

  • TIGO Digital ChangeMaker Expert review Panelist2013 & 2014

    Reach for Change (http://www.reachforchange.org)

    Reviewing and recommending applicants to identify not only IDEAS but passionate social entrepreneur to drive a lasting INNOVATIVE change, given the right tools .

Mobile Network Operator

  • Information Technology (IT/IS)

  • Billing Platforms (Post & Prepaid)

  • IN and HLR Administration

  • Value Added Services

FinTech | Banking Domain

  • Technology Project Management

  • Electronic (Cards, Internet, Mobile)

  • MobileMoney (Aggregation&Integration)

  • Continuity of Business

Soft Skills / Emotional Intelligence

  • Global Sourcing & Vendor Management

  • Team Leadership & Change Management

  • Analytics & Enterprise Architecture

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Contact info

  • Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

  • Email: jones(at)mrusha.com
  • Phone: +255 754 555588
  • Website: www.mrusha.com

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