IT Support Specialist (Grade 6)
Closing Date: 21.08.2020
The successful incumbent will serve as an IT Support Technician under the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS), Pharmaceutical Services (PhSs). The IT Support Technician will support the installation and maintenance of pharmaceutical information systems computer equipment at public health facilities countrywide. The incumbent will also support the rollout of newly developed or upgraded software products from the Pharmaceutical Services Directorate (Electronic Dispensing Tool (EDT), Facility Electronic Stock Cards (FESC), Pharmaceutical Information (PI) Dashboard, the Directorate of Special Programs (EPMS Quantum, TB ETR), Directorate of Primary Health Care (P-Tracker) and the Laboratory (MEDITECH). The IT Support Specialist will work under the supervision of the Technical Leads, Management Information Systems, to support innovative initiatives to improve antiretroviral therapy (ART) service delivery and strengthen data processing, analysis and use of information for decision-making. In line with this, the IT Support Specialist will also implement mechanisms to support the monitoring of the ART program progress towards the attainment of the 95-95-95 treatment target in Namibia.