UNON Information Technology Assistant Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs

UNON Information Technology Assistant Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs.

UNON Kenya looking for “Information Technology Assistant”.

Applicants with a Completion of secondary education may apply on or before June 13, 2024.

The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is one of four major United Nations office sites[a] where numerous different UN agencies have a joint presence. Established in 1996, it is the UN’s official headquarters in Africa. The United Nations Office at Nairobi also hosts the global headquarters for two programmes: the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).

UNON Information Technology Assistant Jobs 2024

The UNON has published a job vacancy announcement on May 15, 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Information Technology Assistant to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON)
Position Information Technology Assistant
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Completion of secondary education
Experience Required Minimum of seven (7) years
Application Deadline June 13, 2024

UNON Job Vacancy 2024

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participates in data set preparation, overseeing data acquisition and cleaning from primary and secondary sources, and documenting utilized data sets.
  • Engages in the development, coding, testing, debugging, and rollout of new application systems, releases, modules, and features.
  • Collaborates in the design and construction of predictive data science systems and products, encompassing visualizations and AI/ML models.
  • Contributes to the development, testing, and upkeep of applications and visualizations adhering to established UN IT technology standards, programming languages, and tools.
  • Aids in establishing and maintaining databases, and supports data collection initiatives, tools, and processes to enhance client office capabilities.
  • Contributes to identifying and analysing data patterns through various methods.
  • Prepares technical and user documentation for deployed computer application systems and visualizations, along with training materials, and conducts technical presentations.
  • Assists in data collection, analysis, and visualization preparation for information sharing, query response, knowledge management, planning, and decision-making.
  • Advocates for the adoption of data science solutions by demonstrating their utility to raise awareness of available data products.
  • Undertakes additional assigned responsibilities as necessary.


  • Completion of high school diploma or equivalent is required. Supplementary training in data analytics is desirable.


  • A minimum of seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in data science, application development, applied mathematics, information management, or related area is required. Experience in developing data processing workflows, data pipelines, and visualizations using data science tools and processes is required. Experience with modern application development platforms and frameworks such as Java, .Net, Python or similar, coupled with exposure to application lifecycle management tools, is required. Knowledge of Microsoft’s Power Platform technologies (power apps, power automate and power BI) is required. Experience with cloud computing platforms and services such as Azure or AWS is desirable. Development experience in modern web-based technologies is desirable. Development experience in Microsoft SQL Server is desirable.


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another United Nations language is desirable. NOTE: “fluency equals a rating of “fluent” in all four areas (read, write, speak, understand) and “Knowledge of” equals a rating of “confident” in two of the four areas.

Other Details

  • Job Opening ID: 233087
  • Job Network : Information and Telecommunication Technology
  • Job Family : Information Management Systems and Technology
  • Category and Level : General Service and Related Categories, G-6
  • Duty Station : NAIROBI
  • Department/Office : United Nations Office at Nairobi
  • Date Posted : May 15, 2024
  • Deadline : Jun 13, 2024

How to Apply UNON Information Technology Assistant Jobs 2024

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The Closing Date: June 13, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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