Our client designs and implements data-driven solutions and technologies to improve health systems for and with local communities
Job Profile The Global Health Informatics Directorate is responsible for developing, maintaining, and implementing digital solutions used by all.
S / he will oversee both the product development team who develop / integrate solutions and the GIS and Analytics services team.
S / he will provide leadership and motivation for the engineering and services teams and collaborate with cross-functional teams including :
New Business Development
Executive Management Team
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned :
Product Strategy Assists with the development of a sustainable business and cost model for the division
Provides visible leadership for the company within the Global and Public Health Informatics community.
Overall responsibility for the product strategy of client's software (LoMIS, Data Portal, PlanFeld, SMART)
Regularly meet with Program Management to assess and define future product needs
Communicate the overall vision for product development to Sr management, stakeholders, partners, and development team
Oversee solution design and delivery
Lead, mentor and coach highly skilled engineers to deliver highly performant, well tested, scalable and usable applications
Review and oversee the design and implementation of mobile-enabled (Android), web-based health, and demographic surveillance software.
Formulate strategy, Solutions & Implementation of digital health solutions and approaches
Work with Programs to set the high-level development priorities / schedule
Provide oversight to ensure that the development team is making good choices about when to build new software, reuse existing software or integrate with third-party software / systems
Ensures that the management and deliverables of informatics solutions are completed on schedule and stakeholders are kept aware of progress and milestones
New Business Development
Performs business and technical feasibility analyses of complex informatics projects
Builds strategic relationships with key leaders in Global and Public Health Informatics to intimately understand the needs of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Participation in Executive Level Strategy
Actively participates in organization strategy conversations as part of the Executive Team
Collaborates actively with national partner institutions, professional associations, and vendors in conferences, meetings, and projects.
Development and monitoring annual and multi-year capital and operational budgets for the various projects and programs.
Team Management Responsibilities
Oversee the professional development of direct reports
Ensure directorate adherence to legal and company standards
Monitor and analyze directorate operating costs
Participates in and promotes a positive, supportive, cooperative team environment.
Attends and participates in annual strategic planning meetings, country management meetings,
staff meetings, training classes, and supervision.
Adheres to Policies and Procedures.
Adheres to the Code of Conduct as well as ethical standards of the field.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or ability required to successfully perform this job.