GGateway for Outsourcing Information technology
Position title: ICT Technical Supervisor
“GGateway for Outsourcing Information Technology” is a social enterprise registered as a Private Limited Entity (Pltd.) founded in Gaza in January 2016 after 2 years of piloting work in UNRWA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency). GGateway works as a a non-profit entity and in accordance with its mission reinvests any surplus in accordance with its mission, vision, principles, and values in order to realize its objectives. GGateway offers customized and competitive ICT business outsourcing services to clients worldwide. At the same time, GGateway enables young ICT graduates from universities in Gaza to access professional opportunities in a learning environment, and enhances the ICT sector in Gaza by providing qualified labour and business opportunities. GGateway services such as but not limited to Data Management, Process Improvement, Training Material Development, Software Testing and Application Development. GGateway also runs a vibrant and innovative freelancing platform (GHub), a co-working space equipped with the IT infrastructure fostering collaboration and knowledge transfer to create professional ICT communities. GGateway is supported by UNRWA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency).
General Position Summary
This advertisement seeks qualified applications for an ICT Technical Supervisor. The technical supervisor will be responsible for: Working with Corporate Service Manager and Capacity Building Manager on defining the ICT technical training topics, contents and methodologies. Conduct different researches to define the best training methodologies and resources in order to create an interactive learning environment for the Enterprise. Produce the training material and related resources for the ICT technical training sessions. Deliver the technical training sessions: (a) 4 weeks continuous training for 45 ICT graduates grouped in 3 teams, (b) a number of ICT technical sessions for the Enterprise Projects Service teams, as needed. Design and implement tools to measure the training impact and to provide individual recommendation for the trainees. Conduct technical assessment for Project Associates (PA) and provide related recommendation on PA’s technical development plans. This position requires to be an expert in some specific ICT competencies (programming and Design). The accountability to GGateway vision and mission is an essential requirement as well as the commitment to any task related to the GGateway strategic needs.
Position Expected Starting Date: January 15th - 20th 2017
Contract Duration: 3 Months with possibility of extension
Employment Type: Full time
-Reports directly to the GGateway Capacity Building Manager.
-The Employability Trainer has no supervisory role, but the responsibility for the trainees’ team during the training implementation duration.
Academic and Professional Qualifications:
*Academic and Professional Qualifications: University degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Technology or any other related field.
At least 2-4 years’ experience in designing and implementing technical training and workshops.
-At least 3-5 years’ experience in programming in one of the following technologies: (ASP.net MVC, mobile development (IOS/ Android), Graphic design and SharePoint).
-Proficient in MS Office applications (word processing, spread sheet, etc.).
-Excellent research skills.
*Language: Excellent English and Arabic
All staff of the Enterprise is expected to work with a high level of professional standards and commitment, modelling the teamwork, open-mindedness and commitment in favour of its beneficiaries and to demonstrate dedication to the education and success of Gaza’s ICT graduates. To succeed, BASQUE ET must have the following competencies:
-Excellent communication, coordination, planning, administration skills.
-Strong personality, initiative, self-reliant and cooperation.
-Excellent ability to work under pressure and carry out multiple tasks.
-Excellent coaching and mentoring skills.
-Excellent facilitation and classroom management techniques to deliver training.
-Excellent understanding of the ICT graduates employment needs.
-Good understanding of ICT sector needs.
-Professional, accountable and responsible work ethics.
-Creativity and flexibility when approaching work challenges.
-Interest in the concepts of a social enterprise.
To apply for this position please complete the following application no later than December 29th, 2016 12:00 PM.
If you face any problem, please address your problem to email: jobsggateway.tech
-Please prepare your CV (including any related degrees, certifications and experience) before start filling the application.
-Please prepare your cover letter, summarizing your experience in English before start filling the application.
-Please include three professional references in the cover letter inside the online application.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be reached out for position test and interview one week from the application closing date.
This post is supported by a project with UNRWA funded by Basque Government.