Job Title: Senior Technical Project Manager
Department: EAHRC Department of Knowledge Management
Contract: Six (6) months, may be renewed.
Job reports to Principal Health Officer/Knowledge Management
Job Location: EAHRC Headquarters, Bujumbura, Burundi, and EAC Headquarters, Arusha, Tanzania, combined with travel across the EAC Partner States.
Deadline: 02 Jan 2020, 20:00
The Senior Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the design and implementation of the EAHC work stream of the Digital REACH Initiative. She/he will be responsible for working with different stakeholders from EAC Partner State governments, development partners, technology providers, and other implementing partners to define the requirements of the EAHC. She/he will be responsible for the architecture design of the regional cloud host environment, for establishing the regional data warehouse and a centralized data portal complete with configurable role-based access and interface for creating custom database view and queries. The Senior Technical Project Manager will also be responsible for establishing the operational processes to support the EAHC.
Duties and Responsibilities
The broad areas of responsibilities will be as follows:
1. Partner engagement and content creation:
Responsibilities will include to:
- Drive the creation of a shared vision for the EAHC
- Obtain feedback from EAC Partner States on what they need to optimize their value from the EAHC (e.g., what data to include, what database views to make available, how to ensure easy access for approved researchers, academics, and government officials)
- Any other responsibilities as will be determined by the Executive Secretary of the EAHRC
East African Health Research Commission (EAHRC)
Tel: +(257) 22 27 99 80/1/2
Quartier KIGOBE, Avenue des Etats Unis, n°71
B.P. 350 Bujumbura