The Kenya Education Network (KENET) (http://www.kenet.or.ke) is a not-for-profit membership organization licensed by the Communications Authority of Kenya as an Alternative Network Facility Provider. KENET is the National Research and Education Network (NREN) of Kenya and part of its mission is to catalyse the transformation of education and research in Kenya using ICT.
KENET provides broadband Internet services, ICT capacity building, and community cloud services such as web hosting, Infrastructure as a Service and Storage as a Service to about 80 member institutions. In addition, it provides unique advanced research infrastructure services and is the Certification Authority (CA) and Identity Provider (idP) for the academic community in Kenya consisting of researchers, faculty and graduate students.
KENET promotes research and education collaboration, conducts ICT in education research and pilots innovative learning and teaching technologies. KENET is currently supporting the Raspberry Pi student-owned labs experiments with four universities and is also the Schools Connectivity Initiative.
KENET is now seeking to fill the following positions in order to fulfil its mandate: (Application Deadline Extended to 13th Feb 2015)