Data Analyst Job Careers – SSS (DLH Corporation Company)

 

Job Title:    Data Analyst

Organization:  SSS (DLH Corporation Company)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

 

About US:

SSS, a DLH Corporation company, serves federal government clients throughout the United States and abroad delivering technology enabled solutions in key health and human services programs. The Company's core competencies include secure data analytics and statistics, clinical trials and laboratory services, a full suite of public health research offerings, performance evaluation, system modernization, operational logistics and readiness, and strategic digital communications. DLH has over 2,000 employees serving numerous government agencies. DLH’s portfolio consists of Defense & Veteran Health Solutions, Human Services Solutions and Public Health & Life Sciences.

 

Job Summary:  USAID/SITES is seeking a Data analyst with a strong public health and biostatistical analysis background and experience in health systems in Uganda to join its team of analysts. The position is full time and located at the project site in Kansanga, Kampala. Reports to: Team Lead, Continuous Evaluation and Innovation (CEI).

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        S/he will collaborate with the organizational units of SITES to provide technical support to USG teams and implementing partners (IPs), as well as work closely with national and subnational stakeholders to support evidence-based planning, programming and management of Uganda’s health sector. Specifically, s/he will:

·        Support the development and implementation USG/SITES’s analytical agenda.

·        Including leading Use of evidence by USAID Family Health (FH) and HIV/AIDS Teams and IPs to inform planning, programming and management of Uganda’s health sector:

·        Produce analytic briefs and factsheets based on guidance from SITES management team

·        Develop, review and update the Family Health and HIV/AIDS Dashboards

·        Engage IPs to undertake data cleaning/quality control activities for the Family Health and HIV/AIDS Dashboard leaks/gaps

·        Prepare USAID Family Health and HIV/AIDS IP's performance summary reports

·        Prepare monthly, quarterly and ad hoc Family Health & Malaria analytics

·        Support analytics for Government/MoH Division of Health Information

·        Performance management and improvement of implementing partners and results management at national and subnational levels:

·        Support USAID in reviewing AMELPs of Partners for alignment to cater for key USAID FH indicators

·        Prepare periodic strategic FHT IP presentations and/or feedback to facilitate performance reviews

·        Collaborate with the USAID Technical specialist/AORs to design, plan and lead the implementation of learning events at SITES and among implementing partners

·        Support the design and implementation of continuous evaluation and innovation (CE&I) activities including rapid assessments and special studies and Lot quality assurance sampling surveys

·        Support the review and revision of the data collection tools for relevant national databases including but not limited to the health management information system (HMIS) and database-DHIS 2, OVC MIS.

·        Perform related tasks as requested from time to time by various stakeholders

 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        The applicant must hold a Master’s degree in public health with a bias in statistics/biostatistics, epidemiology or equivalent.

·        Experience of at least 6 years direct Data analysis using qualitative and quantitative methods

·        At least 3 years using DHIS2, EMR and other data sources to carry out Family Health and HIV/AIDS data analysis

·        A clear understanding of M&E functions on a project

·        Experience working on US Government funded interventions is added advantage.

·        Strong verbal and writing skills especially research related writing

·        Strong time management skills

·        Ability to balance work expectations and budget

·        Experience in working with and training teams

·        Experience working in a multidisciplinary environment with rapid turnaround of work products

 

How to Apply:

All candidates should apply online at the link below.

 

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