IT Trainer

South East Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, Consultant / Job ID: 1343

We are an organisation that has been set up to equip and train people in IT skills and provide people with the skills they need to get better jobs. We provide software solutions and computer hardware maintenance services alongside a training program to provide IT vocational training for young people looking for jobs.

We require someone who has skills, experience and knowledge in IT to help with staff training and curriculum development for the IT courses that we are running. We are looking for a person who not only loves to share their IT knowledge but who desires to share their life and faith with the people they are working with.

Due to visa limitations this role is best suited as a short-term project (1-4 months). This could either be someone who is available just once, or someone who could return on a regular basis. Basic local language would be desirable, but it is possible to do the role using English.

Website and App Developer

West Asia / Information Technology / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 463

Many ministries in this country have websites and IT infrastructure, produce resources for churches and children, and communicate with their clients using various forms of media. These ministries have a vision to strengthen the local church, serve the local population and spread the good news in this 99.8% Muslim country.

People are heavy users of social media and smart phone usage is very high. Ministries here can expand their reach and impact by innovative use of technology. Bringing IT expertise and solutions to these organizations, by equipping them with new websites, new apps and new technology, will allow them to bring the gospel into communities and areas which may never have heard the Good News.

Applicants must have some experience in web, App and programming technologies. Specific technologies are not important but a willingness to learn and bring creative ideas is more important. A 1-year minimum commitment is required, longer is preferred.

IT Manager

Central Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 309

This non-profit organization receives goods from international donors and distributes them to many organizations in Central Asia. Its vision is to connect need with resources throughout Central Asia. It is also involved on a local level in providing educational and social services to the community.

The organization is seeking an IT manager. The job would involve managing the office computer network and providing computer support and training, as well as helping to run an internet cafe.

The ideal candidate should have relevant qualifications and experience. There is flexibility to take time for language study.

Desktop Publisher / Designer

Central Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 335

This organization receives goods from international donors and distributes them to many organizations in Central Asia. Its vision is to connect need with resources throughout Central Asia. It is also involved on a local level in providing educational and social services to the community.

A desktop publisher/designer is needed to develop publicity materials. The job would include designing brochures and advertising materials for use on a local and international level. Other responsibilities would include developing AIDS awareness and other community projects using displays and audio-visual materials.

We are looking for someone with creative skills and experience with desktop publishing, photography, video, writing or general artistic ability.

IT / Media Specialist

Central Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months / Job ID: 639

A literature and educational center/café in the heart of a large city offers good books, films, courses and various other activities. Its aim is to help people develop and grow through books. The organisation offers all levels of conversational and business English courses. The center also has a lending library.

There is a need for a “techno geek”, someone who could manage the wi-fi, website and library media, and help to improve all of our computer set-ups and software.

The ideal candidate should have relevant qualifications and some experience.

IT/Desktop Publishing Support

Central Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 372

A local humanitarian organization runs a language school, conducts linguistic research and publishes health education materials.

The job involves IT/Desktop Publishing support for the language school and various translation projects.

The applicant should have relevant qualifications and experience.

IT Administrator

Central Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 809

This is an international day school offering a high-quality English-medium education with a Christian worldview to 150+ students of 13 different nationalities, from K – 12.

The school is currently recruiting an IT Administrator. Responsibilities include maintaining the school’s computer system and assisting teachers with day-to-day operations.

The applicant should have relevant qualifications and experience.

Chief of Information Security

South East Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 1469

Our International Office provides leadership and central support services to our people placed around the world.

Develop and maintain threat models for our international and local operations. Harden systems and processes against those threats. Develop incident response and disaster recovery plans. Provide security training to all members. Lead and implement data quality and privacy initiatives. Ensure leaders are informed of risks as they evolve.

You will have experience or recent training in information security for small and medium-sized organisations. You will enjoy helping people understand simple strategies that will keep them and their team members safe.

Web Developer

South East Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 515

Our International Office provides leadership and central support services to our people placed around the world.

We have a large intranet that stores mission critical data and automates a number of previously labour-intensive tasks. We need your help to build new modules, support users, increase unit test coverage, and keep moving forward as new technologies mature. We have some unique technical challenges like providing fast page loads for people with achingly slow internet and electricity for only an hour a day on the good days. We use a modern tool chain (PHP7, vagrant, Bootstrap, phpUnit, composer) and are open to new ideas. Your work will be appreciated and used daily by 900+ people around the world.

You should be an intermediate or senior PHP programmer, with broad industry awareness of supporting technologies. The work is a mixture of maintenance and new development in an interesting and supportive environment. Graphic design or server admin skills would be an added bonus. Help our organisation take a big leap forward by bringing your software and web skills to us.

Desktop Support

South East Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 1471

Our International Office provides leadership and central support services to our people placed around the world.

We need someone who can provide support for users accessing international information systems, and help them harden their devices against attack. You will provide role-specific training e.g. personnel roles need specialist training on the personnel functions of our intranet. You will help with pre-departure preparation: training and certifying users in safe behaviour; cleaning and certifying devices that will be used to access sensitive data.

You will love working with people. You will have a cheerful nature, be a problem solver who is very comfortable with technology. You will be super-patient, even with people who have asked you the same question a dozen times and still messed it up. Our people are usually people-people, not systems-people. They need someone like you to help them with the tricky tech stuff they wish would just go away.