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McDermott

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World University Service of Canada

Country Director

Kampala, Uganda

ACTED

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Kampala, Uganda

Medical Teams International

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Uganda

Save the Children (Uganda)

Global Digital Planning Manager

Uganda

Save the Children (Uganda)

New Markets Manager

Uganda

The Food and Agriculture Organization

Investment Operations Specialist

Uganda

The Food and Agriculture Organization

Fishery Resources Specialist

Kampala, Uganda

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Uganda Investment Authority

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Project Engineer

Kampala, Uganda

Data Manager, Global Research & Data Support

Closing: Feb 3, 2022

5 days remaining

Published: Jan 28, 2022 (1 day ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

7 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time, Fixed term

The GRDS team is now hiring multiple positions to provide these services: Data Managers, Data Specialists, and Data Associates, depending on candidates’ level of qualifications and experience.

Qualifications 


Minimum qualifications

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in data science, economics, statistics, computer science, engineering, or related field
  • Seven or more years of relevant experience, such as building and sharing standardized code, products, or programs
  • Demonstrated experience in two or more of the below:
    • ODK/SurveyCTO (preferred)
    • Stata (preferred)
    • Other survey platforms, such as CSPro, Qualtrics, Blaise, or Survey Solutions
    • Other statistical software, such as R, SPSS, SAS, or Pandas (Python) 
    • A scripting language such as Python, JavaScript, or VBA (or Mata for Stata!) 
  • Mastery of Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite for word processing, spreadsheet management, and presentation development

Preferred qualifications 

  • Experience supervising data collection teams  
  • Experience working with social scientists, especially economists
  • Experience working with GIS data / maps
  • Experience working with data visualization applications
  • Experience working with APIs
  • Ability to work professionally in multiple languages, especially French or Spanish

Finalists for this position will be asked to satisfactorily complete a Stata test appropriate to the job level.



Responsibilities

The GRDS team is now hiring multiple positions to provide these services: Data Managers, Data Specialists, and Data Associates, depending on candidates’ level of qualifications and experience.

Qualifications 


Minimum qualifications

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in data science, economics, statistics, computer science, engineering, or related field
  • Seven or more years of relevant experience, such as building and sharing standardized code, products, or programs
  • Demonstrated experience in two or more of the below:
    • ODK/SurveyCTO (preferred)
    • Stata (preferred)
    • Other survey platforms, such as CSPro, Qualtrics, Blaise, or Survey Solutions
    • Other statistical software, such as R, SPSS, SAS, or Pandas (Python) 
    • A scripting language such as Python, JavaScript, or VBA (or Mata for Stata!) 
  • Mastery of Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite for word processing, spreadsheet management, and presentation development

Preferred qualifications 

  • Experience supervising data collection teams  
  • Experience working with social scientists, especially economists
  • Experience working with GIS data / maps
  • Experience working with data visualization applications
  • Experience working with APIs
  • Ability to work professionally in multiple languages, especially French or Spanish

Finalists for this position will be asked to satisfactorily complete a Stata test appropriate to the job level.



  • Provide high-quality, advanced deliverables in SurveyCTO and Stata
  • Provide management, training, and mentorship to Data Associates and Data Specialists
  • Manage pipeline of service requests, scopes of work, and stakeholder communications
  • Support documentation and product development of team’s global technical products
  • Conduct research quality audits of ongoing research projects


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