India Health Action Trust IHAT
Specialist/ Senior Specialist – Digital Health
Health, Doctors, Nurses, HIV / AIDS, Nutrition
Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 23 2021


Specialist/ Senior Specialist – Digital Health


Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Application Deadline :

July 23, 2021 (Friday)

Department/Section :

Digital Health

Type of Contract :

Individual Contract

Post Level :

State employee

Languages Required :

English /Hindi



India Health Action Trust (IHAT)aims at improving public health initiatives by supporting programs nationally and globally through providing comprehensive technical assistance in program planning, management and monitoring. IHAT has set up a Technical Support Unit (TSU) for the Government of Uttar Pradesh to provide techno-managerial assistance to improve the coverage of key reproductive, maternal, new-born, child health and nutrition (RMNCHA+) interventions and services in the state from the funding support of Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation (BMGF) through University of Manitoba (UOM), Canada

Job Summary:


IHAT is looking for a Specialist/ Senior Specialist who can shoulder the responsibilities of working closely with senior team with a specialised understanding of analytical tools (e.g. Power Bi, Tableau etc.) to identify use cases, draw find data driven insights, helping connect disparate data sets, transforming and cleaning the data and using data models to  create visualisations which include integrated geospatial plots, charts or graphs.  


The specialist/Senior Specialist must be able to function independently as well as in team settings, be comfortable and flexible working and coordinating the operations of cross-functional teams. IHAT seeks a highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual with project management capability, writing and communication skills.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Specialist/ Senior Specialist, digital health is expected to perform the following task.

  • Identify the potential use cases which optimize on the use of data, to analytically draw actionable insights

  • Defining the user experience of data stories, user flows, dashboards and applications to effectively communicate actionable insights through data visualizations, including geospatial tools.

  • Apply user experience design thinking to design insightful solutions / analytical frameworks which can inform strategic initiatives that deliver simple, compelling and actionable data visualizations.

  • Work cross-functionally with internal and external teams throughout the project life cycle including requirements gathering, design, development, testing and solution delivery.

  • Monitor and manage the progress of advanced analytics and interactive visualizations

  • Complete knowledge around development and administration of analytical and visualization business intelligence tools such as Power BI, Tableau or any other online analytical tool

  • Create relationships between data and develop tabular and other multidimensional data models, chart creation and data documentation explaining algorithms, parameters, models, and relations

  • Design, develop, test, and deploy Power BI scripts and perform detailed analytics

  • Develop and present periodic updates and reports to various stakeholders;

  • Work closely with clients and cross-functional departments, as to understand and drive requirements gathering, design, development, testing and solution delivery.

  • Drive knowledge management by sharing key learnings and best practices with different team members


  • Demonstrated cross-cultural, teamwork skills and ability to foresee issues and initiate appropriate action.

  • Stay updated with advancements and best practices in design and development

  • Document process, models, designs, and solutions and able to explain, represent, and discuss with the team

  • Ability to absorb including technical and programmatic information, and to prepare presentations and reports

  • Ability to lead small project teams on various digital health initiatives.

  • Ability to analyze to effectively communicate (orally and in written form) insights in commonly understood terms/language to everyone in the organization

  • Analytical mindset with a problem-solving approach

  • Strong Management skills, a good team player, strong work ethics.

  • Ability to look beyond technology infrastructure with a focus on problem solving, improvement on resource productivity and keeping a user centric point of view.

  • Ability to logically prioritize tasks and schedules.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Passionate and self-driven with the ability to work independently.

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 4-10 years of experience in a demanding and results driven environment

  • B Tech, MCA or Masters in related fields preferably from a good institute

  • Specialised course in Data analytics, Power BI, Tableau etc. preferred

  • Experience in leveraging advanced analytics, UX design principles, Design Thinking, and best practices to maximize adoption, usability, and understandability of visualization

  • Preference would be given to candidates with strong experience in using Power BI, Tableau, Arc GIS and QGIS

  • Knowledge of public health, digital health, non-profit management.

  • Experience in working on data analytics in the public sector (not mandatory)

Language requirements:

Fluency in English and knowledge of Hindi essential


The Senior Specialist, Digital Health will report to the Director, Digital Health and or any person designated by him.

How to apply:

Interested candidates please apply by July, 23 2021 (Friday) using the online application form on  You may also visit IHAT Vacancy page at Only complete online applications will be considered eligible for processing.


IHAT provides safe working environment for all its employees; follows the principle of equal opportunity and encourages women applicants. Physically challenged with required skills / knowledge and willing to travel are also encouraged to apply.


We will be following a systematic selection process to fill this position based on experience, competency, suitability and aptitude to work in challenging environment. Only short-listed candidates will be invited for interview.