Individual Consultant – SharePoint Online Developer (For Indian Nationals only)


Location : New Delhi, INDIA
Application Deadline :29-May-20 (Midnight New York, USA)
Type of Contract :Individual Contract
Post Level :National Consultant
Languages Required :
English  
Duration of Initial Contract :05 months

Background

The UN’s Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT) is responsible for defining the strategic direction for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to the UN Secretariat. It provides oversight of ICT programmes, budgets and decision-making to ensure alignment with the Secretariat’s overall ICT strategy.

The Enterprise Application Center – Vienna (EAC-VN) along with its New Delhi based Solution and Production Centre forms part of the key delivery pillars of the OICT in keeping with the UN’s revised ICT strategy. As part of this strategy and under the direct supervision of the Head - Technology and Solutions; the SharePoint Online Developer will liaise with the Team Leader, UWP Support for day to day work and be responsible for the following:

 


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assesses requirements and requests to identify simple yet effective SharePoint Onlineimplementation approaches.
  • Reviews workflows in current legacy applications and proposes approaches to createreplacement solutions using SharePoint Online.
  • Assesses paper-based workflows to identify and implement SharePoint Online workflowsolutions
  • Creates re-usable workflow components in SharePoint Online to shorten developmenteffort/time required in subsequent implementations.
  • Prepares SharePoint Online workflows for roll-out to UNOV/UNODC staff globally and tostaff at other UN Secretariat entities.
  • Reviews approaches, technologies, and code with UNOV/UNODC staff, to ensure ongoingsupport and technological awareness.
  • Collects usage and other uptake tracking information for presentation in dashboards andother reports.

Expected tangible and measurable output(s)/deliverable(s)

  • Development of SharePoint online applications for roll-out to UNOV/UNODC staff and otherUN Secretariat staff;
  • Maintain tracking information for all requests from management, including samplelegacy workflow documentation and SharePoint Online implementationdocumentation.
  • Documentation on the background and work undertaken.

(Tangible and measurable outputs, objectives and targets of the work assignment, as well as specific activities to achieve the required outputs and targets. As per ST/AI/2013/4, Section 3.2 (a))


Competencies

  • Professionalism
  • Respect for diversity
  • Integrity and confidentiality
  • Communication
  • Creativity


Required Skills and Experience

Education:

  • A minimum of bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Relevant additional post-secondary education or training in IT, computer science or related field is an asset.

Experience:

  • Three (3) year working experience in SharePoint Online application development.
  • Experience in working with other related Microsoft technologies like Power BI.

Language:

• Fluent in English and Hindi

Evaluation Criteria:

EVALUATION METHOD AND CRITERIA

Educational Qualification - 30 Marks;
Relevant Experience - 40 Marks;

Documents to be submitted by Consultants:

  • Updated CV with contact details of 3 references;
  • Financial Proposal indicating all-inclusive per day consultancy rate. Prior approved travel expenses, if any, will be reimbursed as per actuals in line with UNDP rules.

Notes:
As system allows uploading only one file, please merge above-mentioned documents to be submitted as part of application into
one (1) single PDF document and upload.

The following documents can be accessed by clicking the link:
General Conditions for Individual Contract

http://www.in.undp.org/content/dam/india /docs/procurement/UNDP%20General%20Conditions%20for%20Individual%20Contracts.pdf

Offerors Letter to UNDP Confirming Interest and Availability for the Individual Contractor (IC) Assignment, including
Financial Proposal template

http://www.in.undp.org/content/dam/india/docs/careers/PSU_%20Individual%20Contract_Offerors-Letter-UNDP.pdf

For queries, please email to: chand.kaushil@un.org

Please ensure that all the documents to be uploaded should be combined in a single PDF file before uploading as the system has
provision of uploading only one document

 

UNDP strives to have a workforce which reflects diversity and gender balance, and applies an equal opportunities approach. Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. All selections are on merit.


UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.


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