Water Aid Ethiopia ICT Experts Jobs

Water Aid Ethiopia ICT Experts Jobs

Job Id: 217553

Category: Information Technology
Location: Addis Ababa
Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

WaterAid (AE) is the only WASH-focused INGO in Ethiopia. We have a strong reputation for our technical experience in rural WASH service delivery and working with local government.

We are known for using evidence to inform policy development, playing a critical role during the development of the WASH Implementation Framework and the OWNP, the Integrated Urban Sanitation and Hygiene Strategy, the Hygiene and Environmental Health Strategy, and the National School WASH Strategy.

WAE is implementing a project that targets in Improving Knowledge Management of the Ethiopian Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy (MoWIE) at national and subnational levels and with Oromia Water & Energy Resource Development Bureau (OWERDB) at the regional/sub-national level to address system gaps, capacities and institutional protocols and improving existing ICT infrastructure.

The project specifically focuses on the WASH sector, though the system will benefit other sectors within different Ministries and Bureaus (e.g. Energy, Irrigation, etc.) and cross-cutting administrative fields (e.g. HR, planning, change management, ICT, etc.).

WAE is looking for ICT experts that will be tasked with:

Technically support, provide advice to and technical oversight of ICT4Developmentā€™s work on the second-Tier subcontract deliverables below:

  • Support MOWIE/OWERDB data center upgrade
  • Support OS (operating system installation and DC configuration
  • Support core, access switch, antivirus, firewall configuration
  • Prototype
    amendment based on feedback of database design document
  • Prototype amendment based on feedback of database design document
  • Testing of the Knowledge Management System (KMS)
  • Deployment of the KMS system on MoWIE premises and OWERDB
  • Migration of existing KM document to KMS
    Users training and Technical staffs training
    User manual development support
  • Review support on technical and user manual document
  • Review reports and improve report quality
  • Review quality of outputs and deliverables of ICT4 Development, and in the event of any issues arising, provide proactive advice for quality improvement;

  • Design and provide direct support to a detailed support plan that breakdowns support and coaching priorities for MOWIE and OWERDB;

  • Identify critical support areas for direct technical input and support to ICT4Development (on any gaps and issues during project implementation);

  • Provide weekly status reports to WaterAid Ethiopia and proactively raise any significant issues with WaterAid Ethiopia as they arise.

    Duration of contract: 5 Months

    No needed 2

    Job Requirements

  • MSc. / BSc. in computer science.
  • 7 to 10 years of expereince
  • Experience in ICT programing.
  • Experience in system design: systems architecture and design, web service and API, mobile and web application development.
  • Experience in software development, database design and web application development both on the client and server side.

    How to Apply

    Applicants are required to send their application letter and CV via ethiojobs until August 16, 2019.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Water Aid Ethiopia ICT Experts Jobs

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