Employment Alternatives at Maryland World Initiatives Company

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Maryland World Initiatives Company (MGIC) is a non-profit affiliate of UMB with a mission to administratively help worldwide operations of UMB Principal Investigators. Our function is to offer the executive infrastructure for sizable and sustained operations exterior of the U.S. Presently, MGIC operates in Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Zambia, with registration utility in-process in Haiti. These operations help the analysis and medical applications of the SOM, Institute of Human Virology.

We’re recruiting to fill the place beneath:

 

 

Job Title: Design Graphics Officer

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Kind: Full-time

 

Job Description

  • The Design Graphics Artist will develop design ideas for top of the range and efficient print, electronics graphic supplies together with fliers, backdrops, bulletins, manuals, video documentaries, and different supplies to boost and promote MGIC’s work in Nigeria.
  • The place holder may even develop visuals and aesthetically sound person interphases for MGIC Nigeria-developed software program purposes in addition to mentor MGIC Nigeria communications group members on graphic design.

Duties and Obligations

  • Present excessive degree and technical help in organising an efficient visible and media portfolio for MGIC Nigeria
  • Develop infographics utilizing provided knowledge to current core messages and arrange complicated data into visible representations
  • Ship inventive infographics and technical options for print, digital and animated shows
  • Ship high-quality pictures and movies, maps, charts, data graphics, and branding to help undertaking paperwork
  • Present inputs and conceptual media design for the inventive undertaking bulletins and stories
  • Present conceptual design for fliers and IEC materials, backdrops, billboards, and so on. and guarantee that is accomplished and are of top quality
  • Design aesthetically interesting and context-appropriate Person interphases for MGIC Nigeria software program options
  • Present progressive inputs and proposals that may additional make sure the visibility of all MGIC Nigeria actions
  • Present mentorship to MGIC Nigeria communications group and supply suggestions to enhance communications merchandise.


Schooling:

  • Any related first diploma in Tremendous Artwork, Structure, Advertising, Info Know-how, Communications Artwork, and Design Graphics
  • A related postgraduate qualification shall be an added benefit.

Language:

Expertise:

  • Three (three) plus years design work expertise, earlier expertise working with NGOs or different improvement sector is a plus.

Information, Expertise and Skills:

  • Sturdy working information of the HIV/AIDS and SRH fields in Nigeria with confirmed previous positions.
  • Sturdy front-end programming abilities like HTML, CSS, or Javascript.
  • Broad-spectrum of visualization abilities together with images, videography, infographics design, and calligraphy
  • Capability to journey domestically, as required.

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Job Title: Technical Content material Developer

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Kind: Full-time

Duties and Obligations
Management:

  • Experience:
    • Create trade class documentation that cares about each developer and person’s expertise
    • Analyze documentation wants and make suggestions concerning documentation priorities
    • Talk extremely complicated technical ideas clearly and concisely
    • Coach engineers to enhance their writing
    • Evaluation, check, and edit content material submitted by non-writer contributors
    • Take possession and accountability on your outcomes and end what you begin
    • Supply inventive concepts and encourage others to share theirs.
  • Illustration:
    • Collaborate with the federal government and different stakeholders on e- initiatives by attending TWG conferences, and implementation all actions designed by the federal government
    • Attend designated conferences in relation to cross-cutting points at completely different ranges e.g. inside the group (Staff lead conferences, common workers conferences), exterior (GON, varied Companions conferences).
  • Communication:
    • Preserve stories and documentation which are in line with the duty at hand and obtainable to all involved events by way of emails or commonplace archiving choices
    • Connects simply with supervisees and colleagues in any respect ranges in knowledgeable method.
  • Creativity:
    • Generate options or approaches to essentially the most demanding issues inside the group
    • Set up workable, prioritized, and extremely efficient problem-solving plans for every drawback.

Mode of analysis:

  • Biannual up to date SOP for group
  • Studies of illustration attended (conferences, TWGs)
  • Responses by way of electronic mail to supervisees, colleagues & administration on key points
  • Documentation of progressive new concepts or problem-solving initiative
  • Worker evaluation of supervisor

Staff Coordination and Supervision:

  • Present applicable mentoring and help to every supervisee addressing their particular person assigned job – (one on one bodily visits, month-to-month conferences, and documentation communication to every / all supervisees)
  • Give supervisees the knowledge, know-how and reference supplies essential to carry out their jobs
  • Assign job to supervisees to construct their capability and exhibit their abilities within the job in:
  • Website help: Every supervisee ought to have a duplicate of what websites have been assigned to them with an in depth SOW
  • Developments: particular roles of every workers who be documented and talk to the workers for every improvement exercise
  • Desk actions: Every supervisee needs to be made conscious of the websites that they’re chargeable for reporting. Suggestions on reporting charges and high quality of knowledge entered needs to be shared and mentioned with supervisee routinely
  • Conduct annual efficiency improvement plan and appraisal for every supervisee.
  • Advocate efficiency awards and / or advantage will increase when applicable. As advantage will increase and award applications are carried out, supervisors shall be required to offer evaluations that exhibit the efficiency of eligible supervisees
  • Signal month-to-month timesheets and approve requests for day off. Your signature on a time document means you concur with the hours labored as recorded by your supervisee, together with time taken off which will consequence within the supervisees incapability to finish the required job
  • Establish and help supervisees to finish not less than 1 capability constructing exercise inside the 12 months related to the undertaking
  • Assist supervisees deal with and resolve all kinds of issues and complaints. These usually contain job duties and job descriptions, efficiency requirements, and relations with coworkers.


Schooling:

  • Bachelor’s diploma in Laptop Science, Electrical Engineering, Laptop Engineering or comparable technical self-discipline; or, equal demonstrable expertise.

Language:

  • Fluency in English (talking, studying, and writing).

Expertise:

  • Two (2) plus years Technical writing expertise
  • Distinctive Writing abilities in English
  • Distinctive Communications abilities in English.

Specialised Expertise:

  • Expertise creating and routinely replace all processes, commonplace working procedures and paperwork for software program administration for the group
  • Expertise in technical writing together with planning, researching and enhancing paperwork within the software program trade in addition to defining the general construction of the documentation set
  • Sound information and expertise in utility improvement (most well-liked languages Java, C# or JavaScript) and integrating REST APIs
  • Expertise in evaluate and triage of incoming recommendations, corrections, and different content material

Expertise and Skills:

  • Capability to convey technical data in a transparent and concise method appropriately for a wide range of audiences
  • Capability to keep up and help software program options post-production
  • Capability to take part in evaluations and revamps of part or web page content material and construction
  • Sturdy editorial eye and a focus to element.

Common Skills:

  • Capability to multi-task, Analytical abilities, Capability to comply with verbal or written directions, Considering analytically, Communication, Utilizing efficient verbal communication, Utilizing efficient written communication, Dealing with stress & feelings, Concentrating on duties, Making choices, Adjusting to vary, Inspecting/observing particulars, Sitting for lengthy durations at a time

Interpersonal and Particular person Competencies:

  • Capability to work with different group members, flexibility, decisiveness and private integrity

Further Info:

  • All of your data shall be stored confidential in response to EEO tips.

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Job Title: Senior Backend Software program Engineer

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Kind: Full-time

Job Description

  • The Well being Informatics backend engineer designs, develop, check, deploy and preserve the software program in a thriving surroundings, handle particular person undertaking priorities and deliverables while working in a group who take pleasure in information sharing periods keep updated with the most recent tendencies in know-how and you aren’t afraid to suggest some findings to the group.
  • Work inside a cross-functional group to uphold the very best technical requirements proper throughout the product.

Duties and Obligations
Management:

Technical Experience:

  • Develop and routinely replace all processes, commonplace working procedures, and paperwork for software program administration for the group
  • Carry out In-Course of Evaluation together with Code Walkthroughs
  • Consider varied answer choices
  • Create TDD (Technical Design Paperwork)
  • Create, Evaluation & Approve Design & Options
  • Map Answer from a enterprise viewpoint
  • Interact with the shopper on necessities and utility
  • Take part in necessities evaluation, design and check plan creations, and check consequence verification
  • Breaking down large-scale tasks into manageable chunks.
  • Persistently defines and applies applied sciences, requirements, and software program engineering practices, mentoring different group members
  • Develop key product options inside present large-scale enterprise purposes & new strategic initiatives.
  • Take part within the full SDLC involving design, implementation, testing, and launching.
  • Help with the era and evaluation of enterprise and useful necessities for proposed software program options.
  • Personal the supply of a complete piece of a system or utility and function a technical lead on small to midsize complicated tasks.
  • Preserve and help software program options post-production.
  • Implements and debugs a number of the extra concerned/complicated performance.

Illustration:

  • Collaborate with the federal government and different stakeholders on e- initiatives by attending TWG conferences, and implementation all actions designed by the federal government
  • Attend designated conferences in relation to cross-cutting points at completely different ranges e.g. inside the group (Staff lead conferences, common workers conferences), exterior (GON, varied Companions conferences)

Communication:

  • Preserve stories and documentation which are in line with the duty at hand and obtainable to all involved events by way of emails or commonplace archiving choices
  • Connects simply with supervisees and colleagues in any respect ranges in knowledgeable method

Creativity:

  • Generate options or approaches to essentially the most demanding issues inside the group
  • Set up workable, prioritized, and extremely efficient problem-solving plans for every drawback

Staff Coordination and Supervision

  • Present applicable mentoring and help to every supervisee addressing their particular person assigned job – (one on one bodily visits, month-to-month conferences, and documentation communication to every/all supervisees)
  • Give supervisees the knowledge, know-how, and reference supplies essential to carry out their jobs
  • Assign duties to supervisees to construct their capability and exhibit their abilities within the job in:
    • Website help: Every supervisee ought to have a duplicate of what websites have been assigned to them with an in depth SOW
    • Developments: particular roles of every workers who be documented and communicated to the workers for every improvement exercise
    • Desk actions: Every supervisee needs to be made conscious of the websites that they’re chargeable for reporting. Suggestions on reporting charges and high quality of knowledge entered needs to be shared and mentioned with supervisee routinely
  • Conduct annual efficiency improvement plan and appraisal for every supervisee
  • Advocate efficiency awards and/or advantage will increase when applicable. As advantage will increase and award applications are carried out, supervisors shall be required to offer evaluations that exhibit the efficiency of eligible supervisees
  • Signal month-to-month timesheets and approve requests for day off. Your signature on a time document means you concur with the hours labored as recorded by your supervisee, together with time taken off which will consequence within the supervisees incapability to finish the required job
  • Establish and help supervisees to finish not less than 1 capability constructing exercise inside the 12 months related to the undertaking
  • Assist supervisees deal with and resolve all kinds of issues and complaints. These usually contain job duties and job descriptions, efficiency requirements, and relations with coworkers.


Schooling:

  • Bachelor’s diploma in Laptop Science, Electrical Engineering, Laptop Engineering or comparable technical self-discipline; or, equal demonstrable expertise

Language:

  • Fluency in English (talking, studying, and writing).

Expertise:

  • Six (6) plus years of expertise in techniques improvement
  • Confirmed work expertise as a backend software program engineer

Specialised Expertise:

  • Expertise with software program improvement methodology and launch processes
  • Wonderful information of software program and utility design and structure
  • Familiarity with software program configuration administration instruments, defect monitoring instruments and peer evaluate
  • Sturdy coding abilities; it is possible for you to to debate in depth each the design and your vital contributions to a number of tasks
  • Expertise with distributed system efficiency evaluation and optimization
  • Expertise working in an Agile / Scrum surroundings
  • Expertise with distributed (multi-tiered) techniques, algorithms, and relational databases
  • Deal nicely with ambiguous / undefined issues; skill to suppose abstractly
  • Expertise working with delicate knowledge is a plus.

Expertise and Skills:

  • Capability to successfully articulate technical challenges and options
  • Sturdy organizational, time administration, pc and communication abilities, management, teaching, and team-building abilities to strengthen and domesticate a relationship to assist obtain organizational purpose
  • Capability to acknowledge the sensitivity to particular person organizations wants and the impression on providers of the introduction of IT options
  • Wonderful written and verbal communication abilities with the flexibility to current complicated technical data in a transparent and concise method to a wide range of audiences

Common Skills:

  • Capability to multi-task, Analytical abilities, Capability to comply with verbal or written directions, Considering analytically, Communication, Utilizing efficient verbal communication, Utilizing efficient written communication, Dealing with stress & feelings, Concentrating on duties, Making choices, Adjusting to vary, Inspecting/observing particulars, Sitting for lengthy durations at a time

Interpersonal and Particular person Competencies:

  • Capability to work in a various, multi-ethnic, and worldwide work surroundings, flexibility, decisiveness, and private integrity.

Further Info:

  • All of your data shall be stored confidential in response to EEO tips.

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Job Title: Machine Studying Engineer

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Kind: Full-time

Job Description

  • The Well being Informatics Machine Studying Engineer will collaborate with this system group on creating and evaluating machine studying fashions utilizing massive datasets reminiscent of therapy knowledge.
  • You’ll personal scaling up profitable prototypes and implementing a dependable automated manufacturing workflow for the mannequin.
  • You’ll collaborate with software program improvement engineers to combine the mannequin to achieve insights.

Duties and Obligations
Management:

  • Technical Experience:
    • Design / implement a system orchestrating machine studying workflows
    • Construct instruments to allow our engineers to be environment friendly in creating new AI options
    • Discover concepts for sensible and dependable fashions for knowledge label high quality and varied label supervision sources
    • Preserve and help software program options post-production
    • Implements and debugs a number of the extra concerned/complicated performance.
    • Use quantitative evaluation and the presentation of knowledge to see past the numbers and perceive what drives our numbers and supply insights.
    • Analysis, design and implement descriptive, predictive, and inferential fashions utilizing knowledge science and machine studying strategies to construct options for core enterprise instances.
  • Illustration:
    • Collaborate with the federal government and different stakeholders on e- initiatives by attending TWG conferences, and implementation all actions designed by the federal government
    • Attend designated conferences in relation to cross-cutting points at completely different ranges e.g. inside the group (Staff lead conferences, common workers conferences), exterior (GON, varied Companions conferences).
  • Communication:
    • Preserve stories and documentation which are in line with the duty at hand and obtainable to all involved events by way of emails or commonplace archiving choices
    • Connects simply with supervisees and colleagues in any respect ranges in knowledgeable method.
  • Creativity:
    • Generate options or approaches to essentially the most demanding issues inside the group
    • Set up workable, prioritized, and extremely efficient problem-solving plans for every drawback.

Staff Coordination and Supervision

  • Present applicable mentoring and help to every supervisee addressing their particular person assigned job – (one on one bodily visits, month-to-month conferences, and documentation communication to every/all supervisees)
  • Give supervisees the knowledge, know-how, and reference supplies essential to carry out their jobs
  • Assign duties to supervisees to construct their capability and exhibit their abilities within the job in:
  • Website help: Every supervisee ought to have a duplicate of what websites have been assigned to them with an in depth SOW
  • Developments: particular roles of every workers who shall be documented and communicated to the workers for every improvement exercise
  • Desk actions: Every supervisee needs to be made conscious of the websites that they’re chargeable for reporting. Suggestions on reporting charges and high quality of knowledge entered needs to be shared and mentioned with supervisee routinely
  • Conduct an annual efficiency improvement plan and appraisal for every supervisee.
  • Advocate efficiency awards and/or advantage will increase when applicable. As advantage will increase and award applications are carried out, supervisors shall be required to offer evaluations that exhibit the efficiency of eligible supervisees
  • Signal month-to-month timesheets and approve requests for day off. Your signature on a time document means you concur with the hours labored as recorded by your supervisee, together with time taken off which will consequence within the supervisees incapability to finish the required job
  • Establish and help supervisees to finish not less than 1 capability constructing exercise inside the 12 months related to the undertaking
  • Assist supervisees deal with and resolve all kinds of issues and complaints. These usually contain job duties and job descriptions, efficiency requirements, and relations with coworkers.


Schooling:

  • Bachelor’s diploma in Laptop Science, Electrical Engineering, Laptop Engineering or comparable technical self-discipline; or, equal demonstrable expertise.

Language:

  • Fluency in English (talking, studying, and writing).

Expertise:

  • Three (three) plus years of techniques improvement expertise
  • Confirmed work expertise as an ML engineer.

Specialised Expertise:

  • Expertise constructing and deciphering machine studying fashions on actual enterprise knowledge.
  • Advance information and expertise of SQL and skill to visualise knowledge in an simply comprehensible strategy to stakeholders or non-technical individuals.
  • Sturdy Python, and SQL expertise, together with manipulating massive datasets
  • Expertise taking ML fashions to manufacturing
  • Expertise and information of a wide range of machine studying strategies (clustering, resolution tree studying, synthetic neural networks, and so on.) and their real-world benefits/drawbacks.
  • Expertise in design, implement and function knowledge pipelines and knowledge integration layers to producing Machine Studying modeling
  • Expertise constructing and utilizing analytics instruments to offer actionable insights and key enterprise efficiency metrics
  • Expertise working with distributed and high-scale techniques
  • Expertise with stream and batch knowledge processing.

Expertise and Skills:

  • Sturdy backend coding abilities fascinating (e.g. Python, Java, Scala)
  • Capability to collaborate with Information Engineers and the Product Staff
  • Capability to work with stakeholders all through the group to determine alternatives for leveraging firm knowledge to drive enterprise options.
  • Sturdy organizational, time administration, pc and communication abilities, management, teaching, and team-building abilities to strengthen and domesticate relationships to assist obtain organizational targets.
  • Capability to acknowledge the sensitivity to particular person organizations’ wants and the impression on providers of the introduction of IT options.
  • Capability to carry out in a group surroundings.
  • Curious and desirous to study and enhance.
  • Eager to become involved in a hands-on means, suggesting new function concepts and at all times looking out for the following progress / optimization alternative.

Common Skills:

  • Capability to multi-task
  • Analytical abilities
  • Capability to comply with verbal or written directions
  • Considering analytically, Communication
  • Utilizing efficient verbal communication
  • Utilizing efficient written communication
  • Dealing with stress & feelings
  • Concentrating on duties
  • Making choices
  • Adjusting to vary
  • Inspecting/observing particulars
  • Sitting for lengthy durations at a time.

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Necessary Notes

  • The above statements are supposed to explain the final nature and degree of labor to be carried out by individuals assigned to this job.
    They aren’t to be construed as an exhaustive record of all tasks, duties and abilities required of personnel so categorized.
    All personnel could also be required to carry out different tasks along with these specified on occasion, as wanted
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    • We’re an equal alternative employer and worth variety inclusion. We don’t discriminate on grounds of color, race, nationality, faith, age, ethnic origin, incapacity, gender, marital standing, or sexual orientation in our employment practices
    • Our individuals are all equally gifted in distinctive methods: we come from numerous traditions, private experiences and factors of view. And we need to embrace yours, Are you able to encourage us along with your concepts?
    • We encourage all candidates to use and doesn’t apply any discrimination in any recruitment course of.
    • Functions submitted after the deadline is not going to be thought of.
    • As a result of urgency of the place, we’ve got the suitable to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile earlier than the above deadline
    • Solely certified candidates shall be invited for interview

Software Deadline seventh April, 2021.