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Information Systems Architect Job Career - Ministry of Health

Job Title:            Information Systems Architect
Organisation: Ministry of Health
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda



Job Summary:
Introduction The Government of the Republic of Uganda received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the Uganda Reproductive Maternal and Child Health Services Improvement Project (URMCHIP). The Projects are implemented through the existing institutional arrangements of Government whereby the respective Departments at Ministry of Health and other Government Parastatals are responsible for implementation of the respective components of the Projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       The Information Systems Architect will support the Ministry of Health in the development and implementation of ICT strategies as well as the introduction and implementation of new cost effective ICT technologies.
·       S/he will work closely with relevant Technical Departments and Partners to support digitalization of Results Based Financing in particular and in addition support business process re-engineering to allow for automation, efficiency and timely delivery of services across a departments in the Ministry of Health.
·       S/he will also support the MoH to evaluate, recommend and implement ICT infrastructure solutions that allow for optimal application performance, security and interoperability.
·       Scope of the Assignment and Key Responsibilities
·       The Information Systems Architect will support the following:
·       Support the process of design, training, hosting, piloting andimplementation of results based financing digitalisation supported by URMCHIP, ENABEL and other partners at the Ministry of Health.
·       Development of a document management system in accordance with the MOH ICT Policy and office needs to allow for document versioning, document scanning, and document escalation/ workflows.
·       Participate in the development of the MoH ICT Policy and MOH ICT Strategy.
·       S/he will further work closely with the MoH ICT Team to develop internal Standard Operating Procedures and ensure implementation and compliance to the ICT Policy and Strategy. Implement a Network Access Control solution for the Ministry of Health to improve security and manage access to MoH network resources.
·       Contribute to the design and Development of an information exchange layer for Health Information Systems.
·       Support the infrastructure components of all MoH systems and applications as far as security, optimisation, monitoring and redundancy is concerned.
·       Evaluate, analyse problems and recommend necessary changes in performance tuning and  infrastructure design.
·       Write infrastructure related scripts to automate all manual tasks plus streamline operational activities.
·       Document detailed layouts of the current MoH infrastructure and configuration Work closely with the Senior Systems Administrator, ICT developer and ICT Database Administrator to ensure that applications are suitably deployed and optimised for use.
·       Implement and maintain infrastructure Backup and Recovery (DR) programs / Initiatives to enhance business continuity in line with the MOH Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity policy.
·       And any other duties assigned by the Senior Systems Administrator


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent
·       Master's degree in Computer Science will be an added advantage
·       At least 5 years' experience in Information Technology and at least 3 years' professional experience in development and implementation of ICT Solutions and Infrastructure.
·       Knowledge of Windows/Linux based packages/applications.
·       Experience with Hypervisor technologies VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V, Proxmox etc
·       Experience with implementation of Converged and or Hyper converged infrastructure technologies
·       Excellent leadership, coordination, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
·       Professional training and certifications in IT Specialised areas such as Windows Server, Linux and VMware
·       Communicate effectively in both oral and written forms; interact with users and office staff in non-technical, clear terms.
·       Work independently and as a team member, C) Set priorities and organize work to meet strict deadlines


How to Apply:
All applicants should submit a written Expression of Interest accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and three referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Block D, Room D109,
Plot 7 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272,
Kampala. Uganda


Deadline: 13th December 2019 by 4:00PM

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Health Promotion Advisor Job Vacancy - Ministry of Health


Job Title:            Health Promotion Advisor
Organisation: Ministry of Health
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda


About us:
Introduction The Government of the Republic of Uganda received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the Uganda Reproductive Maternal and Child Health Services Improvement Project (URMCHIP). The Projects are implemented through the existing institutional arrangements of Government whereby the respective Departments at Ministry of Health and other Government Parastatals are responsible for implementation of the respective components of the Projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Plan and initiate strategies and programs for health education and promotion of health at local, regional or national levels with focus on Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health services (RMNCAH).
·       Lead the process of promoting health awareness of individuals, groups, organizations and communities and empower them to make healthy choices in the field of RMNCAH.
·       Develop, implement, and evaluate patient/client education programs by conducting needs assessments.
·       Lead the process of developing health education and promotion materials for creating awareness, knowledge and demand for RMNCAH supplies and services.
·       Support the formulation of effective communication channels, mechanisms and strategies to create demand for RMNCAH services
·       Select, adapt, and individualize patient education intormation for the general public by evaluating available brochures, printed materials, video tapes, and external resources in light of the age, cuffure, information technology, religious practices, and language for RMNCAH issues.
·       Assess existing RMNCAH health education and promotion materials and recommend the most appreciate for adoption.
·       Generate ideas and approaches to solving RMNCAH public health challenges through innovative health education and promotion initiatives.
·       Identify future sustainable health promotion requirements in consultation with key stakeholders for promotion of RMNCAH issues in the country.
·       Identify and interpret emerging trends in RMNCAH public health andprovide information, analysis, and interpretation to stakeholders and community partners using innovative education and promotion materials
·        Support the Health Promotion and Education, and the Maternal and Child Health Departments to run community trainings on preventative and promote health care


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold in any of the following areas Health Promotion, Health Communication, Health Education and Public Health.
·       Experience of seven (07) years in planning, implementation and designing of Health Promotion interventions.
·       Should demonstrate experience working with adolescents/young people especially on health programming.
·       Knowledge of Ministry of Health structures and its key stakeholders in promoting RMNCAH issues will be an added advantage.
·       S/he should have a positive professional reputation, and strong interpersonal, writing, and oral presentation skills

How to Apply:
All applicants should submit a written Expression of Interest accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and three referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Block D, Room D109,
Plot 7 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272,
Kampala. Uganda


Deadline: 13th December 2019 by 4:00PM

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Database Administrator Job Opportunities - Ministry of Health

Job Title:            Database Administrator
Organisation: Ministry of Health
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda



About us:
Introduction The Government of the Republic of Uganda received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the Uganda Reproductive Maternal and Child Health Services Improvement Project (URMCHIP). The Projects are implemented through the existing institutional arrangements of Government whereby the respective Departments at Ministry of Health and other Government Parastatals are responsible for implementation of the respective components of the Projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·       The Database Administrator is to support the Ministry of Health in strengthening interoperability, integration, data availability, use, analytics and visualisation across existing and new Health Information Systems (HIS).
·       S/he will work closely with the Senior Systems Administrator and the RBF Unit serving as the focal point for all software and database activities to set the strategic direction for interoperability and integration of HIS and executing project plans within assigned timelines.
·       S/he will work closely with stakeholders in designing systems and managing the software development life cycle for multiple integrated components.
·       In addition, the Database Administrator will maintain and support the performance, security and optimisation of MoH database systems and new/ existing applications to ensure business continuity and enhance data consumption by all MoH technical programs/departments.
·       S/he will also demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear
·       Support the process of design, training, hosting, piloting and implementation of results based financing digitalisation supported by URMCHIP, ENABEL and other partners at the Ministry of Health, Design, develop and implement data management and data analytics solutions for Health Information Systems on selected key Indicators (DHIS2, HRIS, PIP and Family connect). Distribute reports (standardand ad-hoc) and dashboards from these different data sources.
·       Identify data discrepancies and data quality issues and work toensure data consistency and integrity by implementing data security and management processes/procedures/programs recommended by the MOH ICT security and data management SOPs.
·       Support the implementation of identified modalities for RMNCAH data collection within MoH including setup of systems and tools for integration of RMNCAH indicators into eHMIS.
·       Provide technical support to electronic collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of RMNCAH information from routine eHMIS assessments and diverse contextual information sources.
·       Contribute to the development of the MOH ICT Policy and MOH ICT Strategy Develop /customise software solutions for the MoH by studying requirements analysis and information needs; conter with stakeholders and management; study system flow, data usage and work processes; perform software design using software development fundamentals and processes; debug, test and deploy software solutions.
·       Support the database components of all Mol systems and applications as far as security, optimisation, monitoring, performance and redundancy is concerned.
·       Extract, Interface and share data with different databases as required by the Data, Statistics and Epidemiological teams from MoH to facilitate Business intelligence and data warehousing
·       Advise ICT management on Database Systems Performance improvement initiatives and Programs
·       Automate maintenance tasks such as database backups, log transaction truncating, alerts and notifications in case of database unavailability and regularly test backups to validate their status.
·       Implement and maintain Database Backup and Recovery (DR) programs / Initiatives to enhance business continuity in line with the MoH Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity policy
·       And any other duties assigned by the Senior Systems Administrator



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent from a recognised training institution.
·       Advanced degree in computer Science will be an added advantage
·       At least 5 years' professional experience in software development, including business analysis and requirements engineering with at least 3 years professional experience in Database Administration.
·       Hands-on knowledge of software cross platform development, use and usability design skills and a good understanding of modern programming languages like PHP, Java, HTML5 and C#, as well as the likes of Adobe Flash Lite, Python. Additional understanding of database management languages including MySQL, PostgreSQL and Apache Derby is preferred.
·       Experience in reverse engineering and creating requirements documents for an existing system (as is scenario) by reviewing any type of software code
·       Experience in reverse engineering and creating requirements documents for an existing system (as is scenario) by reviewing any type of software code. f) Experience performing systems analysis for systems that cross multiple components and impact multiple systems.
·       Experience with front- and back-end web-based applications and familiar with various web service technologies.
·       Experience in developing lifecycle documents, including Use Cases, Detailed Functional Requirements,
·       Detailed Design Specifications, and Software Requirement Specifications. i) Excellent leadership, management, coordination, interpersonal and teamwork skills
·       Experience with distributed version control systems, specifically Git and GitHub.
·       Knowledge of: SMS and USSD mobile based technology
·       Communicate effectively in both oral and written forms; interact with users and office staff in non technical, clear terms.
·       Work independently and as a team member.
·       Set priorities and organize work to meet strict deadlines

How to Apply:
All applicants should submit a written Expression of Interest accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and three referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Block D, Room D109,
Plot 7 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272,
Kampala. Uganda


Deadline: 13th December 2019 by 4:00PM

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Graphic Designer Job careers - Ministry of Health

Job Title:       Graphic Designer
Organization: Ministry of Health
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About us:
Introduction The Government of the Republic of Uganda received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the Uganda Reproductive Maternal and Child Health Services Improvement Project (URMCHIP). The Projects are implemented through the existing institutional arrangements of Government whereby the respective Departments at Ministry of Health and other Government Parastatals are responsible for implementation of the respective components of the Projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Participate in the graphical design of a variety of RMNCAH communication materials.
·   Contribute to increasing the visual brand of RMNGAH services through graphic branding to help increase utilization of RMNCAH products and services
·  Work with the Health Promotion Advisor to determine requirements for items requiring graphical design work.
·    Work with stakeholders and advise them with regard to design style, format, print production and timescales for RMNCAH designs.
·     Plan and develop concepts, graphics and layouts for communication channels, reports, publications and activity illustrations for RMNCAH issues.
·      Mustrate concepts by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.
·     Obtain approval of concepts by submitting rough layouts for approval to the Health Promotion department.
·       Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material
·       Review final layouts and suggest improvements if required.
·   Monitor RMNCAH IEC products by coordinating with outside agencies, and art services on a regular basis to ensure deadlines are met and materials are printed to the highest quality


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·  The ideal applicant must possess a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design, Communication Design or a related qualification from a recognized institution.
·       At least five (05) years of relevant experience in Graphic designing with a focus on health issues. One should have demonstrable creative flair, and up-to-date knowledge of industry software

How to Apply:
All applicants should submit a written Expression of Interest accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and three referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Block D, Room D109,
Plot 7 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272,
Kampala. Uganda


Deadline: 13th December 2019 by 4:00PM

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Several Records Officer Job Opportunities - Ministry of Health


Organisation: Ministry of Health
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Introduction The Government of the Republic of Uganda received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the Uganda Reproductive Maternal and Child Health Services Improvement Project (URMCHIP). The Projects are implemented through the existing institutional arrangements of Government whereby the respective Departments at Ministry of Health and other Government Parastatals are responsible for implementation of the respective components of the Projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: The Records Officer will carry out the following duties:
        Provide safe custody for all bid securities, advance payment bank guarantees and ensure that they are properly discharged after signing of contract or after successful execution.
        Closely liaise with user departments and act as a focal person to understand user needs and update them regularly on progress of procurements.
        Manage the procurement tracking tool to monitor and update the status of different procurements.
        Work with Procurement Officers to ensure that the Procurement Plan is being implement in accordance to the Gantt Chart for specific procurements to increase efficiency.
        Enter procurement data and information in the GPP.
        Follow up the clearing agents to ensure that goods are cleared in time to mitigate demurrage charges.
        Receive all documents and ensure that they are property registered in the Book Register.
        Dispatch and route the documents to the designated officers or offices.
        Ensure that the all procurement files are properly maintained to enable safe custody, easy identification, access and retrieval.
        Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the Procurement Specialist from time to time in furtherance of the above responsibilities



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
        The applicant must hold a Bachelors Degree in Records Management or Development Studies or Logistics from a recognised institution of learning.
        At least five years of experience in records management in a busy organisation or large store.
        Computer knowledge and skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet is mandatory.
        Fluency in English and ability to communicate both orally and in writing )
        Able and willing to work under pressure to improve overall performance of the projects.

How to Apply:
All applicants should submit a written Expression of Interest accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and three referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should addressed to:

The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Block D, Room D109,
Plot 7 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272,
Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 13th December 2019 by 4:00PM

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

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