|Date Posted:||Feb 27, 2011|
|Closing Date:||Mar 5, 2011|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||5 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
AIHRC background: The AIHRC as the only national human rights institution enshrined in the Afghan Constitution is mandated to monitor the human rights situation, investigate and address human rights violations, promote and protect of human rights in the country. Also in compliance with the law on structure, duties and mandate of the Commission this institution enjoys an independent status to plan and implement its human rights monitoring, protection and promotional programs, as well as to administer its financial affairs independently.
The consultant will be responsible for technically supporting of the relational database management systems (RDBMSs) at the AIHRCâ€™s Management Information System (MIS) Data Center for the automated Children Rights Monitoring (CRM)
Duties & Responsibilities:
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
1 Design a coherent and well integrated web based database system for managing data related to Child Rights Monitoring (CRM)
2 Maintain availability and integrity of CRM databases through multiple access schemes
3 Monitor the CRM relational databases to optimize databases performance, resource use, and physical implementations of the databases
4 Provide technical expertise and training to the IMS staffs
5 Address various database integration issues including migration between disparate databases, integration, maintenance/conversion, capacity planning issues and new applications.
6 Monitor and maintain database security and database software.
7 Develop CRM test environments as may be required from time to time.
8 Facilitate sharing of common data by overseeing proper key and index management and data dictionary maintenance.
9 Monitor and manage databases backups, logs, and journals together with systematic data restoration and / or recovery procedures as required.
10 Install, maintain and upgrade database software.
11 Maintain various database related documents such as manuals and programmers handbooks including user unit tailored manuals, where necessary.
12 Train MIS staff with step by step development of the CRM database.
Knowledge, skills and ability required,
1 Ability to implement and troubleshot, programming changes and modification
2 Ability to program, configure manger, and maintain the operation of complex relational databases
3 Ability to develop and manipulate large complex dataset
4 Knowledge of computer and / or network security system, application, procedures and techniques
5 Ability to install, maintain, modify and upgrade database software
6 Knowledge of current technological developments/trends in area of expertise