HIS Coordinator NGO Job Vacancies – Baylor-Uganda

By | August 1, 2020
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HIS Coordinator NGO Job Vacancies – Baylor-Uganda

Job Title:        HIS Coordinator

Organization: Baylor-Uganda

Duty Station: Uganda

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About US:

Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) is an indigenous not-for-profit child health and development organisation affiliated to the Baylor College of Medicine International Paediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI), a Network of paediatric HIV/AIDS care and treatment Children’s Clinical Centres of Excellence and international program offices in 11 countries across Africa and Eastern Europe.

Job Summary:  The HIS Coordinator will be responsible to support implementation of the project health information systems, capacity building of staff in the use of the various M&E technological tools and oversee the setup and maintenance of LAN/WAN networks, computer hardware and software at supported health facilities in Fort portal region.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Plan, lead and implement Health Information solutions for HIV, TB, PMTCT/EID, Laboratory, and CSOs;
  • Offer technical support in design, setup and administration of wide or Local area networks at health facilities including training users in hardware and software;
  • Work with IT support personnel and M&E teams to monitor compliance of HWs with HIS/ICT best practice, policies and procedures;
  • Support districts to maintain all client support information systems including troubleshooting computer hardware/software problems, network support, installations, and system upgrades;
  • Implement and document a disaster recovery plan and onsite/offsite storage of backed up data.
  • Work closely with staff at MOH, METS, and CDC to review and implement HIS agenda in the region.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate must hold a Master’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field and 5-7 years’ experience in IT, of which 3 years should have been in the management of M&E systems and network support.
  • Applicants will be required to have professional in either internet Technologies or networking or system administration.
  • Proven Experience in setup and administration of LAN/WANs, LINUX, Windows server, MYSQL, PHP working and understanding of SQL server required environment.
  • You must have at least a credit 6 in MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH at Ordinary Level (UCE).

How to Apply:

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, daytime telephone contact, three traceable professional references and certified UNEB certificates as well as certified University Transcripts. To Apply, click the link below.

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Deadline: 2nd August 2020

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