Vacancy – IT Officer

In Vacancy by Ekendra Lamsal

Helen Keller International (HKI) is an International non-profit organization (INGO) working in health and nutrition in Nepal since 1989 working to improve the nutritional status of women and young children through evidence-based research and programs. Applications are invited from interested, committed, dynamic team players and experienced Nepali nationals for the following positions:

IT Officer (no.1), based in Kathmandu

Summary of Job Purpose:  IT Officer will be responsible for maintaining and supporting the smooth operation of Helen Keller Intl’s Information Technology services and systems including computers, networks, storage, internet and intranet connectivity, software applications, and server systems.

S/he will be responsible for the operation, development and support of several Management Information Systems and Applications ensuring proper planning and organization of information security, disaster recovery and backup system in ICT. The job profile includes 40% software development, 40% tech support, and 20% server and network administration.

Educational qualifications and experiences: Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, or Information Management, or Computer Engineering, or Computer Science/IT degree;

Minimum 3 years of relevant experience preferably in INGOs and/or job profile with at-least one certification course in IT; computer and IT troubleshooting, programming and software application development (past experience in Laravel and Node.js is a must); knowledge of mobile app development;

Experience in Windows and Linux server systems, Microsoft 365 and SharePoint, helpdesk systems (other preferred skills include Hybrid cloud computing, and several Microsoft enterprise technologies)

To apply:

For detailed Job Description,

To apply, submit a cover letter and a recently updated CV to  by COB August 22, 2020  

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the assessment process. HKI reserves the right to close the application before the deadline.

Helen Keller International promotes workforce diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.