Due Date: Thursday, December 24, 2020
Reporting to:Senior SIE Manager & Data Infrastructure Specialist
Type of Contract: Fixed Term Contract
GIS Analysts Intern works at the intersection of data analysis, programming, and cartography. Their primary duties will include analyzing spatial data through mapping software and designing digital maps with geographic data and various other data sets from the Data sets captured in the OPHID DHIS2 and extracted from DATIM and any other data base that OPHID will have.
Duties And Responsibilities
•Work with the DHIS2 Programmer in setting up data elements and configurations that permit geospatial analytics in DHIS2
•Assist the development of community data capturing systems to have geospatial capabilities.
•Recommend and support the deployment of appropriate mapping software as part of the SIE department`s toolkit.
•Support the development mapping applications and tools.
•Analyze spatial data through the use of mapping software.
•Discover patterns and trends through spatial mapping of data.
•Design digital maps with geographic data and other data sources.
•Create “shapefiles” to merge topographical data with external data by layering external data over a topographical map.
•Produce maps showing the spatial distribution of various kinds of HIV program and other implementation data both at facility and community for the TASQC program.
•Produce reports on geographic data utilizing data visualizations.
•Managing a digital library of geographic maps in various file types.
Qualifications And Experience
Person Specification: –
•Degree in Geosciences, Geography, Surveying or related field.
•Knowledge of database programming languages such as SQL, R or Python.
•Experience with mapping tools such as QGIS and Carto.
•Experience with GPS measuring tools.
How To Apply
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