Application Officer


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Application Officer

Job Description:

Job Description
World Vision Ethiopia (WVE) is an International Humanitarian Christian Organization whose objective is to provide holistic and integrated development and emergency response programs in the country. WVE National Office has an immediate opening for a person who fulfills the following qualifications.
Purpose of the position
To provide technical support on the automation, implementation and administration of computerized systems and installation, configuration and support of partnership applications.
Major duties:-
  • Engage in and provide technical support to the unit on deployment and provision of customer support for partnership applications and automation, implementation and administration, support  of in-house and SharePoint applications 
  • Engage with external developers in business need analysis and software acceptance test such as Functional test, security test, scalability, performance etc as per SDLC standard
  • Develop, update and ensure appropriate documentation of user and technical/functional manuals (includes the ability to present the information both visually (ie. Use Case, Class, Sequence and other UML Diagrams), and through descriptive narratives.) Ensure the documentation of automation process, software in-code documentation etc as per industry software development standard (SDLC).
  • Engage in analyzing the current functional systems (in-house and partnership) for integration and conduct integration to enhance efficiency and accuracy; and, take part in improving  application architecture of the organization
  • Identify, validate, and qualify in-house developed applications and services meet minimum standards for WVE systems through the use of programming disciplines necessary to achieve validation at the code level (Verification that data requirements, workflow, logical designs, operating environment, interfaces, etc).
  • Assist the IT Specialist in the preparation of the annual operation plan and ensure timely submission of standardized monthly, quarterly and annual accomplishment reports
  • Undertake additional responsibilities and projects as assigned by the IT Specialist

Job Requirements:

Job Requirements
Qualifications:  Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:
  • Qualification required: BSc in Computer S., Information Technology, Mathematics or related Field
  • Experience:  5 years or above
  • Preferred: MSc/MA in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics or related field
  • Technical Training qualifications required:  Microsoft certified system developer (MCAD) and MCDBAs certified Preferred
  • Other:  Three years or above practical applications development using VB/, Ms SQL 2005/8 (2012/14), Frameworks and Ms SharePoint Server 2010/13  experience
    Working Environment / Conditions:
  • Work environment:  Office-based with frequent travel to the field
  • Travel:  10% Domestic/international travel is required.
    On call:  20%
     Additional Requirements: Committed to WV’s vision, mission and core values.
How to Apply
Interested applicants are required to fill the employment application form (you can get this form from ) and email before the closing date of this announcement to
World Vision Ethiopia is a child focused Organization and is striving to keep children safe and is committed to ensuring that only those who are suitable to work with children are considered for this position.
 Note: We do not receive CVs, application letters, credentials and supporting documents at this point
Jan 19, 2017

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