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  • Posted: Sep 24, 2019
    Deadline: Oct 4, 2019
  • We have been measurably improving the health of Kenyans since 1989. Our approach harnesses the vitality of the private sector to improve health outcomes for "Sara” - our archetype that focuses our interventions. We address the most serious health challenges affecting resource-poor and vulnerable communities in Kenya, including HIV/AIDS, reproductive h...
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    Power BI Developer

    PSI’s Innovations and Evidence Hub is looking for a passionate Power Bi Developer to join our growing team on a multi-country initiative focused on leveraging mobile technology to better engage with PSI’s target audience. The ideal candidate should be a hands-on technologist responsible for outlining the architecture as well as building visual analytics solutions. The right person should have an inherent sense of creativity and strategic innovative thinking for finding insights in sprawling data sets and converting them into strategic opportunities within the organization.
    The developer will work closely with program managers to support and implement high-quality, data-driven decisions. They will be required to support and guide the business in dashboard and analytics data visualization needs while leading the discovery of opportunities for improvement across multiple projects.
    Sound like something you would be interested in? Read on.

    Your contribution

    The Power Bi Developer will:

    • Create data-driven, innovative data models & visualizations to be used to advance strategic decision making
    • Understand business requirements to set functional specifications and design reports and dashboards with modern approaches
    • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and communicate analysis and findings in a clear, concise manner
    • Synthesize and shape data from multiple data sources into reporting and actionable analytics that include intelligent recommendations
    • Test new visualization and analytics technology to advance the analytics’ team capability
    • Train a team of users

    What are we looking for?

    We are looking for a highly ambitious individual with a passion for data science, data visualization, and health who is willing and able to learn by doing in a demanding position. In particular, we are looking for;

    • Bachelors’ in data science, information management statistics, applied mathematics, analytics, economics, computer science, or related field required
    • 3+ years of experience in a business intelligence role in analytics, business intelligence, or visualizations/dashboarding
    • 3+ years of experience leading data-driven design, analysis, and presenting data models, visualizations, and data insight to internal and external customers
    • 3+ years of experience utilizing Power Bi and tableau to drive strategic decisions
      Strong knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (SQL, STATA, SPSS, SAS, etc.)
    • 12m+ experience in consuming non-SQL data sources (MongoDB preferred)
    • Familiar with multiple data sources (XML, CSV, JSON, etc.) and scripting languages Python, R
    • Understanding of market research and analysis techniques
    • Very strong personal integrity
    • Strong communication and presentation skills
    • Creative problem-solving skills
    • Highly organized and a self-starter

    What would get us excited?

    • Experience in public health, mobile technology, or working for a development agency
    • Experience in digital marketing analytics
    • Fluent in French, Portuguese, or Spanish
    • Experience with machine learning and deep learning techniques
    • All applicants must be based in Nairobi with permission to work. PSI will not provide work permits.

    Method of Application

    The timeframe for the position is 12 months with a possibility of extension.

    Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and current Curriculum Vitae to

    Subject: Power Bi Developer

    Applications are currently accepted on a rolling basis and shortlisted candidates will be required to present a portfolio of work in the form of either an attachment or URL

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