GIS Research Assistant (Job Number: 1700000625)
ICF has an opening for a GIS Research Assistant working primarily with The Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) Program. The DHS program is a US Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project that supports the collection of demographic and health data through nationally representative population and facility-based surveys in low and middle income countries.
The GIS Research Assistant is expected to work as part of the team responsible for managing GPS data and geographic databases within the DHS Program. Tasks will include data cleaning and validation; geodatabase management and creation; map creation for reports and online tools; creation of webmaps through ArcGIS online and other tools; and basic spatial analysis. The GIS Research Assistant would also be involved in other projects within the International Health and Development Division at ICF. The GIS Research Assistant will report directly to the Senior Geospatial Advisor and will work closely with the other members of the Geospatial team. Some domestic or international travel (<10%) is possible. The full-time position is based in Rockville, MD (in the Washington, DC metro area).
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)
To apply visit the ICF Career Center and search for Job Number 1700000625
The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program housed at ICF, is seeking to hire a Research Associate to work on analytical studies on demographic and health issues in developing countries. As part of The DHS Program research team, the successful researcher will work with peers to systematic literature reviews and data analysis to produce multi-country reports and publishable papers. The researcher will also provide training and analytical assistance to collaborators from developing countries. The position is based at The DHS Program at ICF in Rockville, Maryland, USA.
The researcher may be required to travel to developing countries as needed (up to 15% of time).
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EEO/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities)
To apply, visit ICF Career Center at www.icf.com/careers and search for Job Number 1600004336.
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To apply, please visit Johns Hopkins Careers and search for Requisition# 309517
Through a contract with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), ICF Macro, an ICF Company, implements The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program. The DHS Program assists developing countries to implement surveys that collect information on fertility, mortality, maternal and child health, family planning, HIV/AIDS, malaria, and nutrition, and also helps to conduct biomarker testing in the household and in laboratories. The DHS program employs public health experts, demographers, sampling statisticians, data processing specialists, among others, as well as biomarker and laboratory experts. Please review the DHS program website at http://www.dhsprogram.com to learn more about The DHS program and the measurement of biomarkers in surveys.
The DHS Program seeks to fill a Laboratory and Biomarker Specialist position to support The Program's expanding biomarker portfolio. The position is based in our Metro-accessible office in Rockville, MD.
The Laboratory and Biomarker specialist will be responsible for providing technical guidance to The DHS Program on the measurement of biomarkers in population-based surveys together with the other DHS biomarker and laboratory team members and for the management of biomarker measurement in individual surveys. Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
The laboratory and biomarker specialist position requires approximately 25-30% travel to countries in Asia, Latin America & the Caribbean and sub-Saharan Africa. It is expected that the biomarker specialist will demonstrate a high level of flexibility in performing the responsibilities of the position.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels.(EEO/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities)
To apply, please visit the ICF Career Opportunities and search for job number 1600003810.