Tue, Oct 13 2020 11:22 AM

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Brief Summary

Under the overall supervision of the IT Director, Senior MIS Specialist will have responsibility of designing and development of software; updating and maintenance work related to MIS software & testing and Data Quality Assurance, including data retrieval and production of data-reports and supply of result-data in the ministry reports. The Senior MIS Specialist will be specifically performing the following tasks:

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design & develop MIS systems per MOIC requirements/strategies
  • Review existing MIS system
  • Work closely with MOIC departments to design & maintain software, which will host and analyze the results indicators data on a systematic manner 
  • Design a robust reporting module which gathers and analyzes timely information across all department Output & develop monthly, quarterly and annual reports
  • Learn and read technical materials to develop and design new applications that fit a client’s needs
  • Test and maintain all workflow systems, analyzing and documenting results
  • Presenting frequent progress reports
  • Liaise with users to track additional requirements and features
  • Document interfaces between systems application
  • Collaborate with IT team to produce new systems
  • Provide 1st/2nd level application support for applications to the end-user
  • Train users on the new operation systems and provide support
  • Ensure deadline and budget requirements are met
  • Increase business systems efficiency
  • Stay up-to-date with current technologies and technical developments
  • Ensure data quality assessment elements are integrated in the software and periodical checks on duplicates and missing information are conducted;
  • Provide technical assistance during the piloting of the final product and upon need providing modifications as requested by the ministry;
  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Integrate software components and third-party programs
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Gather and evaluate user feedback
  • Recommend and execute improvements
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting


  • University Degree in Computer Science or IT, desirably in computer development system.
  • Master Degree is preferred.
  • Hands on experience with software development and documentation
  • 5+ years of experience in MIS development and system administration and very good knowledge of software design/operation, testing software such as SQL Server, C# Asp.Net Ajax, ASP.Net MVC, JQuery, Java, Python etc. 
  • Demonstrated proficiency with reporting software tools.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with database management systems.
  • Database design, deployment and management experience is highly desirable.
  • Ensures quality data collection techniques are established for the project.
  • Good knowledge of SQL transactions, stored procedure, functions, triggers and able to write complex queries for extracting data.
  • Able of collect, reconcile project ad-hoc, monthly, quarterly, annual and final reports. 
  • Knowledge of troubleshoot potential issues, and experience with best practices around database operations.
  • Ability to explain technical details
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • A good problem-solving attitude
  • A strong business sense with ability to balance and merge processes with systems
  • Building relationships with client, understanding and gathering business requirements
  • Proficiency using database management system software and program testing software
  • Able to communicate to all levels within an organization and the ability to convey complex technical concepts and recommendations to non-technical staff, both orally and in writing, in a clear, concise style.
  • Hard working and personable character.
  • Ability to work with others, work to meet tight deadlines and handle multiple concurrent projects/activities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relations in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity.
  • Creativity and innovation.
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills, fluent in Pashto/Dari.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resumes and include vacancy number and position tittle in the subject line 
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