UN IT and Innovation Specialist Jobs in Tanzania

Dexis is seeking an experienced IT & Innovation Specialist to provide IT support services to the Management and Administrative Support Services Phase II (MASS II) contract with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Tanzania Mission.

The work location for this position will be in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

This is a full-time position, although consultant or short-term candidates may be considered.

The start date for this position is o/a October 1, 2018 and is an anticipated 12-month assignment.

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement innovative improvements to business processes, systems, technology, and work flows, as well as explore ways to use mobile solutions to achieve objectives
  • Create and apply structured change management approach and methodology for the adoption of the MyUSAID platform through training, individual assistance, support to teams and offices, and leadership to the IT section.
  • Manage the transfer of files and documents to MyUSAID and transition clearances, communications, and utilization of this platform.
  • Improve methods of capturing, processing, and reporting data and fostering collaboration.
  • Improve USAID/Tanzania’s ability to function in a more mobile and remote manner through telework, use of offsite locations, and utilization of wireless capability within the USAID building.
  • Increase the use of emerging technology tools, applications, and equipment by filling gaps in knowledge and competencies.
  • Support telework through data collection and IT trouble shooting and promote the increased use of wireless and remote access devices.

    Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, information systems management, or related field.
  • Five years of progressively responsible experience in operating computers, PC support, and programming.
  • Google Apps building experience and experience writing code required.
  • Previous experience working with USAID preferred.
  • Experience with Geospatial Information Services (GIS) preferred.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.

    How to apply

  • Interested candidates should apply online by 3rd September, 2018

  • For more information and job application details, see; UN IT and Innovation Specialist Jobs in Tanzania

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