Data Hub Officer at FHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology - creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Data Hub OfficerRequisition: 2019201841Location: Maiduguri, BornoJob Type: Full timeSupervisor: Data Hub SpecialistBasic FunctionsUnder the direction of the Data Hub Specialist, the Data Hub Officer will be responsible for the day to day operations of managing activities related to the Data Hubs in Borno and Yobe states under the USAID AENN activity.S/he is responsible for the planning, maintenance and development of databases and dashboards associated with the Data Hubs, with a strong focus on information management, utilization and capacity building.The data management incorporates the following principles: (i)data remains consistent across the database; (ii)data is clearly defined; (iii)users access data concurrently, in a form that suits their needs; (iv)there is provision for data security and recovery control (all data is retrievable in an emergency).The application design includes web, desktop and mobile GIS applications. Other responsibilities include the design and creation of spatial products, including maps, digital data, reports and statistics.Duties and ResponsibilitiesAdminister and maintain the Data Hubs; monitors and optimizes all data flowing into the Data Hubs including relevant project-level data.Support capacity building efforts with education authorities and other partners related to data management, visualization and utilization.Coordinate data management issues (e.g., updating records, query management, Internet reports) within the data users’ group.Run checks to ensure the security and confidentiality of program data.Monitor research staff’s compliance with confidentiality policies to assure that security standards are met.Assist in the management of the Data Hub hardware and software, including system development and maintenance, recommend purchase of new hardware and software maintenance of records and reports relating to database operations and data/project archives.Assist project team in preparing project results for presentation at regional or national conferences, and in preparing articles for publication, with some supervision.Assist in development of data procedural protocols, update, and reviews.Develop standardized programming and data documentation procedures relevant to the Data Hubs.  Train others in specific data processing and design tasks.Design / create special maps and digitizes the maps to GIS datasets. Perform other duties as assigned. 

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