System Programmer and Developer – Kenya

Organizational Profile
CHAK is a nationwide religion-based mostly group of the Protestant Churches, well being establishments and applications from all counties of Kenya offering high quality well being care since 1946 via constructing of well being methods, partnerships, and group empowerment.
Job Purpose
The Programmer manages and maintains a complete USAID Jamii Tekelezi Program (UJTP) database, leads programming of scripts for all new scientific stories requested by program crew, creates and maintains information validation guidelines, queries/scripts financial institution. Serves as the first level of contact for all IT programming-associated inquiries and troubleshooting in this system. This place stories to MEL Manager/Director.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
Analyses/designs system flows and develops/codes program specification to make sure the agreed upon necessities are met.
Writes, assessments, and implements environment friendly pc applications. Codes straight-ahead to reasonably advanced applications and ensures that the applications conform to CHAK requirements.
Resolves issues that come up with present information methods to make sure the effectivity and correct functioning of applications and methods. Manage bugs on designated platforms. The programmer will observe, doc, consider and treatment all points.
Perform reasonably advanced information analyses utilizing methods resembling R, SSRS and SQL to interpret program and/or analysis information, current findings and put together information to be used in numerous capacities together with however not restricted to program and analysis and grant writing.
Deploy, keep, and administer the DHIS2 implementations together with assigning rights customers, sustaining backups and performance of the methods.
Based on agreed specs, design, develop and keep the DHIS2 information entry modules stories, dashboards and visualizations.
Create and keep information validation guidelines, queries/scripts and different information high quality checks to enhance information high quality .
Programming of scripts for all new scientific stories requested by the Clinical lead crew and native companions.
Write database documentation, together with information requirements, procedures, and definitions for the information dictionary (metadata).
Serves as the first level of contact for all IT programming-associated inquiries and troubleshooting.
Knowledge of pc {hardware}, software program, and programming.
Experience with SQL statistical evaluation applications resembling SAS, R or STATA
Any programming language PL/SQL, python is a plus.
Skills in using net analytics instruments (Google Analytics, Web traits, and many others.) is very fascinating.
Familiarity with relational databases (schemas, design) and XML is a extremely fascinating.
Minimum Education:
Bachelor’s diploma in pc science, Software Engineering or associated discipline or related expertise in lieu of training
Minimum Experience:
At least two years demonstrated expertise together with creating and designing information units, indicators, information components and designing customized information entry screens for DHIS2.
Experience in creating well being info methods, databases, and stories.
An understanding of widespread instruments presently within the well being sector resembling ODK, REDcap, KenyaEMR, a bonus.

How to use
Applications with detailed CV with names & contacts of three referees and copies of related skilled certificates must be despatched to CHAK Secretariat by publish or Email utilizing the contacts under:
The General Secretary
P.O. Box 30690 – 00100 GPO,
Email: [email protected]
Applicants are requested to point “System Programmer and Developer” within the e-mail topic and ought to state their present/final and anticipated remuneration.
The time limit for receiving all purposes is eighth September 2023. Only the shortlisted candidates will probably be contacted for interview.

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