CAREER OPPORTUNITIES-20th JULY 2022
KALRO digitization work builds on extensive years of agricultural research, technology, and innovation generation with big data, information, and knowledge from research scientists. The Organization’s ICT infrastructure houses an extensive agricultural dynamic database comprising data on farmers, soil, climate, and weather data set. KALRO has established a Big Data platform and a cloud-based High Performing Computing (HPC).
In partnership with other stakeholders, KALRO is working to improve the quality and variety of data sets and also to develop relevant use cases and services. Some of these use cases guide smallholder farmers on what to crop to grow/animal to keep, how to grow the crop/keep the animals, and when to apply the best practices. Some of these platforms, data products, and services include; FarmStack, the Open Content Agriculture Platform, (OCAP), KALRO Selector, Suitability Maps, Fertilizer Recommender, and Yield Forecast, Agri Coach, and many more.
Towards this end, KALRO has received grants support from Development Partners and in collaboration, is seeking to recruit professionals in the area of technical and software developers on Contractual Terms in the following position:
|Job Title||Information & Communication Technology Officer II|
|No. of Positions||6|