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Deriv Services Limited

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Kampala, Uganda

MIS & Data Base Management Expert

Closing: Jan 27, 2022

5 days remaining

Published: Jan 21, 2022 (1 day ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

7 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

The consultant will carry out the following processes & tasks working with SITES key officers at SITES and other key stakeholders; MIS/Database Expert will be responsible for supporting quality improvement in the HMIS/DHIS 2, OVC MIS and any other relevant data flow systems. S/he will be accountable for ensuring accurate and timely data exchange into the PEPFAR/OGAC system (DATIM).

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences or equivalent qualifications, with eight (8) years of experience (in addition to the 4 years requirement noted below), in IT, MIS, Database Management or related field.
  • Four (4) years developing and/or managing health information systems.

Desired Requirements

  • Demonstrated knowledge of managing medical records (specifically clinic registers and HMIS) and population based surveys such as AIDS Indicator Survey (AIS) and Demographic and Health Survey (DHS).
  • Must have experience with international development activities in Africa, and with organizations such as USAID, CDC, and Ministries of Health.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR strategic information reporting requirements, cycles and systems including DATIM, DHIS 2 is highly preferred.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR indicators, technical areas and interventions.
  • Working experience in Uganda developing and/or managing health information systems proficiency in key programming languages and database management systems.
  • Prior hands-on experience in system programming and managing complex IT Systems and user support/training.
  • Ability to solve problems independently.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.


Responsibilities

The consultant will carry out the following processes & tasks working with SITES key officers at SITES and other key stakeholders; MIS/Database Expert will be responsible for supporting quality improvement in the HMIS/DHIS 2, OVC MIS and any other relevant data flow systems. S/he will be accountable for ensuring accurate and timely data exchange into the PEPFAR/OGAC system (DATIM).

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences or equivalent qualifications, with eight (8) years of experience (in addition to the 4 years requirement noted below), in IT, MIS, Database Management or related field.
  • Four (4) years developing and/or managing health information systems.

Desired Requirements

  • Demonstrated knowledge of managing medical records (specifically clinic registers and HMIS) and population based surveys such as AIDS Indicator Survey (AIS) and Demographic and Health Survey (DHS).
  • Must have experience with international development activities in Africa, and with organizations such as USAID, CDC, and Ministries of Health.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR strategic information reporting requirements, cycles and systems including DATIM, DHIS 2 is highly preferred.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR indicators, technical areas and interventions.
  • Working experience in Uganda developing and/or managing health information systems proficiency in key programming languages and database management systems.
  • Prior hands-on experience in system programming and managing complex IT Systems and user support/training.
  • Ability to solve problems independently.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.


  • Works directly with the HTS VP, the Deputy Chief of Party, and USAID staff.
  • Lead the MIS/DB SITES staff and subcontractors to ensure coordination and collaboration for achieving project deliverables.
  • Lead the overall systems integration and implementation, develop a vision to build a decision support health information data warehouse.
  • Lead development of conceptual and logical database models to meet data integration, data warehouse & data visualization goals.
  • Develop detailed system requirements & design artifacts to guide the solution development team in building IT systems to meet project goals.
  • Develop conceptual dashboard design that incorporate various analytic visualization methodologies (drill down, filter’s, maps etc.)
  • Directs activities related to new systems development and modification of existing systems.
  • Lead collaboration meetings with internal & external stakeholders, develop systems development release plans adhering to SSS defined Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Train and mentor staff and external partners on existing and new systems
  • Adherence to IT data security policies and procedures to meet compliance
  • Performs other duties as required or assigned.


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