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App Developer

Kabul, Afghanistan

Short summary of the job: There’s a need for an app developer to ensure MDTP project’s proposed platforms and initiatives are launched and activities are implemented following MDTP/DMM guidance and can provide required technical assistance for municipal staff for smooth implementation of the project. The incumbents will be responsible for development of the following deliverables.

Responsibilities

Development of Social Audit Mobile Application :

The Social Audit app is expected to have the following functionality in two languages (Dari and Pashto:

1)  Design one which support functions in all municipality with customization option in each city

                                         i.  Once an individual download the application in his/her mobile from anywhere, the system automatically requests him/her to select a city in Afghanistan to set up the application. Then, the system automatically gets connected to municipality central portal to receive citizen notification regularly. In the meantime, the municipality get auto message once the issue is observed in municipality.

2)  Key features:

                                         i.  Monitoring of municipal projects and reporting to municipality. It should be linked with municipal website and municipal projects

                                        ii.  Complaints registration and tracking as per the DMM guideline

                                       iii.  Reporting general city problem and poor cultural behavior 

                                       iv.  Awareness raising tool (currently focus on Covid19)

                                       v.  Citizen Satisfaction Survey (optional and depend on possibility) Implementation of the project’s framework and ensure timely reporting 

Qualifications

Skills: 

  •     Good knowledge of e-system development 

  •     Fair know-how of municipalities works in Afghanistan 

  •     Fluency in English and in the local language(s) (Dari and/or Pashtu) is required

Qualifications: 

  •    Bachelor or master’s in computer science, software development or other related field, with 4 years’ experience with bachelor’s and 2 years’ experience with Master’s in the design and development of mobile applications.

Experience:

  •    Excellent Knowledge of Mobile Application Development Framework such as Android or IOS and programming languages such as Java/Python; 

  •    Practical experience in design and development of software’s like mobile applications, online applications, etc; 

  •    Excellent knowledge of Mobile Application Interface Designing tools; 

  •    Must have done at least one same level project; 

  •    Ability to work with minimal supervision; 

  •    Must be result-oriented, a team player, exhibiting high levels of enthusiasm, tact and integrity; 

  •    Previous experience in similar assignments for UNDP, UN agency or any other credible organization or company is an advantage

Education: 

  •   Master’s or bachelor’s degree in computer science, software development or other related field


Contract Duration:

 3 Months 

Employment Type: 

Full time

Salary:

$2,500 TO $3,000

Work Location:

Kabul 

Hiring for:

AHG - UNDP