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Job Description/Requirements

SUMMARY OF THE PROJECT

Cowater International is looking to identify an exceptional candidate for the upcoming FCDO Evidence Fund opportunity. The Evidence Fund seeks to deliver accessible high-quality research, evaluation and evidence products targeting policy, country specific and regional priorities available for use by FCDO and the international development sector. ​This will be achieved through a coherent and integrated approach to research and evaluation across three regions: East Africa, the Middle East and North Africa, and South Asia.

SUMMARY OF THE POSITION

The candidate will be responsible for and oversee all activities of the Evidence Fund management team bringing together the strategic vision with the operational implementation to ensure successful performance and delivery of outputs and results. They will bring significant expertise to guide the senior management team in their responsibilities to help maximise impact and value. Key skills and experience include:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • International portfolio and supplier management experience at a senior level, particularly in relation to strategic leadership and delivering donor development funds (essential);
  • Proven experience bringing together portfolio vision with operational delivery across number of sub-suppliers, delivery components and countries;
  • Expertise in the management and delivery of research, evidence and evaluation including ensuring effective quality assurance and peer review
  • Strong track record of managing delivery of suppliers through commercial mechanisms/frameworks;
  • Strong track record of managing risk, and adaptive and flexible approaches to delivery in complex portfolios;
  • Expertise in working cross-sectors, bringing together political, economic and development issues.*Additional information:* Full-time. Based in any of the respective regions (East Africa, MENA, South Asia) or the UK. Experience in at least two of the three regions required.

Apply Via https://www.cowater.com/en/career/career-opportunities/?ja-job=181422&utm

05 Jul, 2021

Software Tester Engineer – Deadline: Not Specified

POSITION OVERVIEW

The position is responsible for delivering the design and development of new and emerging systems/applications on multiple platforms. This position will also participate in architectural and design discussions with senior team members to come up with fitting solutions to problems, while developing and translating user experience guidelines across multiple devices and platforms.

Required Skills & Experience:

Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Electronics or a related field.

Experience

  • 5+ years software industry experience spanning server/service development and web client development.
  • Using live site performance and telemetry data to make informed decisions.
  • Passion for delivering high quality/delightful user experience.
  • Committed to quality, including security, compliance and performance.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with a customer focus.
  • Thought leader around testability, portability/monitoring, reliability, and maintainability, and understands when the code is ready to be shared and delivered.
  • Experience with some of the following languages and frameworks: JavaScript, TypeScript, Angular, React, C#, Azure.
  • Ideal to have experience with some of the following languages and frameworks: Azure IoT Edge, Docker, and/or Xamarin experience will be an added advantage.
  • Building full-stack solutions incorporating web front-end in React or Angular, mid-tier application logic and databases, ideally both relational and NoSQL databases.

Responsibilities:

  • Building knowledge of and working with cutting edge and pre-release solutions.
  • Iterate quickly on proof of concepts to evaluate technology fits for customer needs.
  • Design and develop large scale distributed software services and solutions.
  • Implement solutions through well-defined interfaces across multiple components, code reviews, and leveraging data / telemetry to make decisions.
  • Design and implement test coverage for services, as well as organizes and implements integration tests.

Method of Application

Please email your CV’s to: careers@technobraingroup.com indicating the position applied for.

 

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