Wednesday, 1 May 2013

[Lowongan CPNS] Vacancy : Natural Resources Management [NRM] Tool Developer

Lowongan CPNS has posted a new item, 'Vacancy : Natural Resources Management
[NRM] Tool Developer'

About our organizationThe World Agroforestry Centre (also known as the
International Centre for Research in Agroforestry or ICRAF) is an independent
research institution which generates science-based knowledge about the complex
role trees play in agricultural landscapes and rural livelihoods. As part of the
Centrea s work to bring tree-based solutions to bear on poverty and
environmental problems, researchers a working in close collaboration with
partners a are developing new technologies, tools and policy recommendations
for increased food security and ecosystem health.The Centrea s headquarters are
located in Nairobi, Kenya, and research is conducted in 23 countries in Africa,
Asia and Latin America. We are supported by the Consultative Group on
International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) and receive funding from over 50
different donors.To learn more about our organization, please visit our website:
worldagroforestry.orgAbout the positionNRM Tool Developer will work closely with
a team of ecologist, land use planning specialist, economist, modeller and
social scientist to develop sets of modular application for Land Use Planning
for Multiple Environmental Services (LUMENS). He/she will lead a team of
programmers to design, build, test and document the process of LUMENS
development, under a close collaboration with relevant scientists and other
potential users.N The primaryduties and responsibilities are :Work closely with
a team of researchers to conceptualize and design modular application for
informed, inclusive and integrative land use planning for multiple environmental
services such as carbon, hydrology and biodiversity.Interpret the concept and
design of LUMENS into an implementable framework and architecture for
application/ software development.N Develop LUMENS application with some
supports from consultants, whenever necessaryDesign proper testing of the
application and implement quality assessment/ quality control of the
applicationDocument the development process of LUMENS and facilitate the
translation to languages other than EnglishDevelop user manual of LUMENSWork
closely with ecologist and land use planning specialist to develop training
materials for LUMENSEnsure timely development of the application to achieve
project target as mandated by relevant bilateral project(s) and/or CRP
component(s) within ICRAFSupport the web development and maintenance of
bilateral projects concerning LUMENSTechnical backstopping to partners and users
of LUMENSLink relevant activities on LUMENS with on-going activities on
models/tools development in Ecological Modelling Unit For a detailed Job
Description please visit
// BSc degree in
computer programming or information and technologyVast and strong knowledge on
programming language such as Java, Phyton or C Strong knowledge on open source
softwareStrong programming and analytical skillsGood communication skills and N
competence in developing user interfaceN Knowledge of NRM, geographical
information system, statistic and ecological modellingMore than 5 years
experience as programmer or related position in international or reputable
organizationsCompetent and experience in computer application
developmentExperience in working with not-for-profit organizations and
government institutions.Personal CompetenciesWell organized; able to meet
deadlineHaving good command of English and Bahasa IndonesiaWilling to learn new
skills/knowledge related to the scope/content of the specified
projects.Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well in
multi-cultural teams.Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication
skillsConceptualizes and analyzes problems to identify key issues, underlying
problems, and how they relateGenerates creative, practical approaches to
overcome challenging situationsTerms of offerThe World Agroforestry Centre is an
equal opportunity employer and offers a collegial and gender-sensitive working
environment. We believe that staff diversity promotes excellence and strongly
encourage applications from qualified women. This is a national position and
will be for an initial period of one 621year, renewable subject to 3 (three)
months probation period, assessment of performance, continued relevance of the
position and availability of resources.How to applyApplications for the position
must include:A cover letter illustrating your suitability for the position
against the listed requirements and salary expectationsA detailed curriculum
vitae, including names and addresses of three referees, including telephone, fax
numbers and surat elektronik [surel/email] addresses.All correspondence should
be addressed to the Human Resources Unit, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)
Southeast Asia Regional Office via surat elektronik [surel/email]: andshould indicate a Application for NRM Tool
Developera t on their application letters and surat elektronik [surel/email]
submissions.Applications will be considered until April 22, 2013 or until a
suitable candidate is identified and selected.N Please note that only
short-listed applicants meeting the above requirements will be
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