COMPUTER SYSTEM DESIGNERS AND ANALYSTS (HAST DATA MANAGER) – refs/008362 – Department of Health

  • Reference Number : refs/008362
  • Directorate : HIV AIDS STIs and TB (HAST) Programme
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R733 257 per annum (All-inclusive package)
  • Enquiries : Ms. Modipadi Mugivhi, Tel No: 066 440 9503

Requirements :

  • Degree or National Diploma in Computer Science, Data Science, Biostatistics, Health Informatics or Health Science qualification. Ten (10) years’ experience in health information management environment of 3 years must be at Assistant Director level. Postgraduate qualification in computer science or data discipline will be added advantage. A Valid Code 8 driver’s license. Certified training in HPRS, DHIS, ART TIER.Net, ETR.Net and knowledge of DHMIS policy. Extensive knowledge in health-related data collation, processing, analysis and reporting. Sound technical and information management system knowledge. Manage health information systems that provide all strategic health programme data. Sound knowledge to enable proper back-up and support for data collection and management systems for effective and efficient data. Excellent communications and interpersonal skills, Sound report-writing skills. Ensure that the data and information requirements of primary users are fulfilled timeously. Provide assistance that ensures quality of data at all levels. In-depth familiarity with National, Provincial and District Strategic Health Programme indicators. Project management and facilitation skills. Previous work experience with NGOs and the public health sector is essential. Understanding the current issues and trends in the health system. Knowledge of health-related, finance legislation and Government ‘s policy on HIV, STIs and TB.

Duties :

  • Strengthen monitoring and evaluation, and performance reporting within HAST Directorate, which may include overseeing support to Districts and community organizations to monitor, document and analyze the performance of HIV, STIs and TB services and activities and ensure data quality. Manage the implementation of procedures for data collection and analysis. Support and conduct compilation of the Province monthly, quarterly and annual reports as required. Assess data obtained from the health information and other management information systems for quality, with a view to develop profiles of appropriate processes for verification of data. Assist in developing policies and SOPs in relation to data management Implement systems to improve data quality audit processes and support data quality assurance (DQA) at district and facility levels. Provide workshop and training sessions to end-users for new and modified computer systems.

Notes :

  • People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of these posts. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Applications should be submitted strictly online at http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za and it should be accompanied by the new Z83, recently comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV), copies of qualifications, Identity and valid driver’s licence. Applications should be submitted strictly online via Disability Connect or at https://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za/. Correspondence will only be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not been contacted within 3 months of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. No hand-delivered, faxed, or e-mailed applications will be accepted. The Department reserves the right not to make appointment(s) to the advertised post(s). NB: For assistance with online applications please email your query to e-recruitment@gauteng.gov.za.

Employer : Department of Health

Location : Central Office

Closing Date : 03-08-2021

Criteria Questions
• Do you have a Degree or National Diploma in Computer Science, Data Science, Biostatistics, Health Informatics or Health Science qualification?
• Do you have a ten (10) years’ experience in health information management environment of 3 years must be at Assistant Director level?
• Do you have a Postgraduate qualification in computer science or data discipline? (will be added advantage
• Do you have a valid code 8 driver’s licence?

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

Please note: 

Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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