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BRAC Jobs March 2018

BRAC Jobs March 2018: BRAC is a large non-profit development organisation of Bangladesh established in 1972. With over 100,000 employees, BRAC touches the lives of an estimated 138 million people. We currently operate in 11 countries across Asia and Africa. We were ranked as the world’s top NGO by The Global Journal in 2017 and placed in the top 3 for the last 5 years in a row. We were also ranked as the top international charity in the UK in 2016

Position: Deputy Manager, Technology for Development

• Support in designing and implementing SDP’s data management system
• Mine and visualise programme data for behavioral and business insights and visualise it according to the programme requirements and for internal and external sharing
• Integrate all project’s key performance metrics into a unified real-time dashboard for senior management
• Participate in design research process to understand end-users and programmatic needs to improve system efficiency
• Build staff capacity to use newly intervened systems by preparing training modules and organizing training sessions
• Synthesize and communicate technical design rationale and development progress to team
• Create a platform to integrate SDP’s database with other BRAC programmes
• Contribute to project planning and business development to ensure that technical aspects are well-integrated into broader project goals
• Support in TOR preparation for external consultants new tech-requirements
• Contribute to team’s budget preparation
• Digitize all field-based operational data and ensure the validity, reliability and integrity of all data gathered, with zero tolerance for data entry errors
• Capture the team’s leanings from integrating technology across SDP projects


Educational qualification: Bachelor of Computer Science/ Economics/ Information Systems or ICT4D from any recognized university with all second class/ division or equivalent GPA/ CGPA in academic examinations

Experience requirement: Minimum 01 year experience in relevant professional experience in data-oriented position is required

Additional Job Requirements:
• Strong programming skills in multiple languages and the ability to work with developers who are using alternative languages
• Fluency in some combination of R, Tableau, or HTML/CSS
• Familiarity with ArcGIS, C++, Python, D3 and PostgreSQL
• Proven experience in database integration among different platforms
• Demonstrated ability to implement advanced data analysis and database management tasks
• Familiarity with collaborative development platforms and especially GitHub
• Demonstrated ability to implement advanced data analysis and database management tasks
• Excellent analytical/ quantitative skills, data quality conscious, detail oriented, and able to identify key issues, formulate options and make recommendations
• Advanced Microsoft Excel user
• Good written and verbal communications skills in English and Bangla (critical)
• Ability to communicate ideas effectively and proficient at producing user-friendly tables, graphs and written outputs describing

Salary and benefits
Salary: Negotiable
Other benefits: Festival bonus, Contributory Compulsory Provident fund, gratuity, Health and Life insurance and others
Job location: BRAC Head Office
Application deadline: 23 March 2018
Applying procedure: You may send your updated CV to [email protected] mentioning the name of the position in subject line.

BRAC Jobs March 2018