Current Openings

Microplanning Program Manager – Rwanda

Kigali, Rwanda

We are looking for a skilled, technical program manager who is able to work with our field-based implementation teams, understand the field needs, and translate those to system design and modifications. The PM will establish an in-country presence and close working relationship with Rwanda’s NTD teams, will spearhead coordination with all stakeholders and will maintain a strong understanding of all moving pieces within the project, managing and tracking tasks against timelines. Best candidates will be ready to jump in and work with our technical teams to expand an existing platform for smart ‘spatial intelligence’ data collection and intervention planning. The PM will coordinate with other project stakeholders to ensure that the project is adequately monitored and evaluated, and that all perspectives and experiences are captured and incorporated into learnings for future microplanning package improvement and iteration. The PM will also work with our implementation teams to understand existing country and use case context, and to configure and deploy the existing open-source platform to swiftly meet the client needs.

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Microplanning Program Manager – Kenya

Nairobi or Kisumu, Kenya

We are looking for a skilled, technical program manager who is able to work with our field-based implementation teams, understand the field needs, and translate those to system design and modifications. The PM will establish an in-country presence and close working relationship with Kenya’s NTD teams, will spearhead coordination with all stakeholders and will maintain a strong understanding of all moving pieces within the project, managing and tracking tasks against timelines. Best candidates will be ready to jump in and work with our technical teams to expand an existing platform for smart ‘spatial intelligence’ data collection and intervention planning. The PM will coordinate with other project stakeholders to ensure that the project is adequately monitored and evaluated, and that all perspectives and experiences are captured and incorporated into learnings for future microplanning package improvement and iteration. The PM will also work with our implementation teams to understand existing country and use case context, and to configure and deploy the existing open-source platform to swiftly meet the client needs.

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Senior Applications Software Developer

South Africa preferred

We are seeking a talented software developer who is able to work with our field-based implementation teams, understand the field needs, and translate those to system design and modifications. Best candidates will be ready to jump in and work with our teams to expand an existing platform for smart “spatial intelligence” data collection and intervention planning and take this approach to new areas of health. We envision this individual to also work with our implementation teams to understand existing country and use case context, and to configure and deploy the existing open source platform to swiftly meet the client needs.

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Development and Operations Engineer

South Africa preferred

We are looking for a Development and Operations  Engineer who is able to join our growing organization. In this position, you will manage infrastructure  projects and processes. Keen attention to detail, problem-solving abilities, and a solid knowledge base  are essential. Best candidates will be ready to jump in and work with our teams to expand an existing  platform for smart ‘spatial intelligence’ data collection and intervention planning and take this approach  to new areas of health. We envision this individual to also work with our implementation teams to  understand the existing country and use case context, and to configure and deploy the existing open source platform to swiftly meet the client needs.

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GIS Assistant

Lusaka, Zambia

We are looking for a skilled, technical GIS Assistant to support the GIS Manager in the setup, implementation and maintenance of GIS-integrated databases. The successful candidate will assist with database configuration for integrated DHIS2 instances, populate geographic units in the correct hierarchical manner, enter and clean shape files or centroids and work collaboratively with Akros’ HMIS Adviser for system design. The candidate will also work directly with the programming and design teams to understand mapping needs and think through possible solutions.

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REVEAL PROGRAM MANAGER

Lusaka, Zambia

We are looking for a skilled, technical program manager who is able to work with our field-based implementation teams, understand the field needs, and translate those to system design and modifications. Best candidates will be ready to jump in and work with our teams to expand an existing platform for smart ‘spatial intelligence’ data collection and intervention planning and take this approach to new areas of health. We envision this consultant to also work with our implementation teams to understand existing country and use case context, and to configure and deploy the existing open-source platform to swiftly meet the client needs.

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Information Systems Portfolio Lead

Lusaka, Zambia

Akros is seeking a Portfolio Lead to provide technical, strategic, and programmatic oversight for multiple information systems strengthening projects for health and education. This individual will be responsible for establishing and maintaining positive client relationships, implementing Akros’ standard program management quality assurance procedures, and providing leadership for more junior program managers.

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