Building Better Lives Together

NPC 2003/005786/08. (External advert)
Roles:Operations, Data and Systems Engineering Vacancies
Start Date:  01 July 2024
Location: SA(Home Office) and Lesotho (Home Office and Kopano offices)
Duration: 5 years

HISP-SA provides technology that changes lives. We build and support software platforms,
integrations and various front-end solutions that help to strengthen health systems and
improve health, building better lives with our digital solutions.

HISP-SA engineering teams wish to recruit talented individuals to the software development and data engineering related roles listed below to become involved in several innovative projects.

Data Analyst/Manager (2 positions) (SA and Lesotho based)

Data Analyst/Manager role responsible for developing reports and troubleshooting data issues. The position requires an excellent eye for detail, experience
Key Responsibilities:
•Contribute to the design and maintenance of data systems and databases with a focus on ensuring that systems are designed for optimum analysis and reporting and highlighting data quality issues which impact on reporting and effective decision-making.
•Filter and “clean” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct problems
•Define, develop and support initiatives for data integrity and normalisation.
•Mine data from primary and secondary sources, then reorganise the data in a format that can be easily read by either human or machine.
•Use statistical tools to interpret data sets, paying particular attention to trends and patterns that could be valuable for diagnostic and predictive analytics efforts.
•Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
•Understand and respond to local, national, and global trends that impact HISP and health information sciences
•Prepare reports for internal and external clients that effectively communicate trends, patterns, and predictions using business analytics reporting tools.

Job Requirements:
•Relevant Health or IT related tertiary qualification or a related technical field or currently studying towards a tertiary qualification (Health information systems (preferred) or the data sciences domain
•5+ years experience as a Data Manager with future enrolment into courses and/or qualifications defined to be required for the position
•Knowledge of DHIS2 reporting modules, data structure and the DHIS2 API and eRegister
•The ability to analyse, model and interpret data
•Reporting and data visualisation skills using of Business Intelligence software such as PowerBI, Power Query (DAC), Tableau, Clikview etc.

Application process
To apply, please complete the following form: Operations, Data Engineering and Systems Engineering Vacancies
Applications will close at midnight on 7 June 2024. Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates.
In evaluating prospective applicants and making the final selection, consideration will be given to HISP-SA’s Employment Equity objectives. Should you not receive correspondence from HISP-SA within 14 days of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
HISP reserves the right not to make an appointment.

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