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Program Manager
Your success will scale life-changing solutions for the world’s most vulnerable populations.

Macro-Eyes is recruiting a Sierra Leone based Program Manager dedicated to managing a global health portfolio of projects and serving as the main point of contact for donor-funded projects. You will work in a dynamic environment and oversee all aspects of the day-to-day from partner relations, stakeholder engagement, product integration, and customer satisfaction.

You will work directly with a talented team of designers, cross-functional engineers, machine learning scientists and subject area specialists across the organization. You will be responsible for identifying opportunities for collaboration and product integration. You will engage national leaders and frontline health workers from around the world with the most advanced technology on the planet.

Your success will result in scaling life changing solutions for the world’s most vulnerable populations.

  • Lead project management across a portfolio of health projects.
  • Build,develop,and shape partnerships towards successful implementation of AI driven solutions in Sierra Leone and across the globe. Expand our impact!
  • Lead partner engagement in communicating Macro-Eyes vision and strategy of using advanced technology and AI to improve health outcomes.
  • Develop work plans, negotiate scopes of work and maintain project-related documentation.
  • Operational excellence.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders including ministries of health, international donors, implementing partners, and relevant working groups.
  • Own country and regional level deployments and be accountable for project cost, timelines, and meeting customer expectations.
  • Leverage strong communication skills and a passion for using data to drive better health outcomes at scale.
  • Collaborate with the communications team to document user stories and learnings.
  • Work directly with other managers and leadership to identify opportunities to improve Macro-Eyes products, tools, and analytics.
  • Travel as needed to conduct and lead user interviews, engaging with our partners in SierraLeone and sub-Saharan Africa.

What you need to bring:

  • 5-8 years’ experience delivering and overseeing international development initiatives in multiple country contexts, preferably health-related in Sierra Leone.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong project management skills including experience working on dynamic cross-functional teams.
  • Previous experience working with donor funded programs, including knowledge of USAID, CDC and other international donor funding and program implementation mechanisms.
  • Familiarity with country (Sierra Leone) level software is a plus, including but not limited to OpenMRS, DHIS2, iHRIS, eLMIS, and mSupply.
  • Comfortable working as part of a small team in a fast paced, collaborative but unstructured environment.
  • Comprehensive understanding of digital health systems and challenges.
  • Project manager certification preferred. 


ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

What we’ll ask of you:

  • Take a task and run with it. There’s not a lot of hierarchy, and everybody organically occupies the space they’re given to get something done.
  • Speak up. We all learn every day. We constantly figure out things we’ve never done before. Ask for help, say when you need something.
  • Be forthcoming and accountable. About time, scope, questions, needs, options, deliverables.
  • Be nice to work with. Nothing extraordinary was ever achieved alone.

What you need to bring:

  • A data-first mindset with a proven track record of delivering successful products.
  • Comfortable working with a small team in a fast-paced, collaborative but unstructured environment.
  • Experience working on dynamic cross-functional teams.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Energy, boundless curiosity, open-mindedness.
  • Care to do something right for the sake of doing it right.
  • Willingness to learn and grow.
  • Respect for audiences and users. Willingness to step into someone else’s shoes (and the imagination to do so).

We’re excited if you also have these capabilities:

  • Experience working with teams using Agile development processes.
  • Prefer fluency in French and experience with international donor-funded projects.

Why you want to work with us:

  • We develop technology and products that save lives and help organizations do more with fewer resources — and we break new ground in AI by creating systems that can learn in some of the most challenging environments on earth: real-world impact and state-of-the-art science.
  • We are rapidly growing — globally — and engaged in many of the most important issues of our time.
  • Being part of Macro-Eyes is rich in opportunity.
  • You get the chance to shape the world, bend it towards progress!
  • You get to work with an amazing group of people.
  • You can work from almost anywhere, although less than 6 hours from EST tends to be optimal.
  • This role will be remote with the freedom to choose how and when to work. Macro-Eyes was fully remote before COVID-19 and we expect to continue to be a fully remote team. US-based candidates are preferred. You will have access to your choice of hardware and a travel budget to interact with the distributed team in person. Macro-Eyes has a rigorously horizontal culture that values diversity of every kind.

ABOUT MACRO-EYES

MACRO-EYES is an AI company. Our technology makes crucial systems predictive. Predictive systems are resilient.

Radical thinking is at our core.

MACRO-EYES technology makes crucial systems predictive. Predictive systems are resilient, enabling our customers to save lives and extend the impact of scarce resources. We have a mandate to deliver social impact, global presence and an international machine learning team led by MIT faculty. The Macro-Eyes team has built and shipped cutting-edge machine learning systems that run at large US health systems and on-device in the most challenging environments in the world.

MACRO-EYES is supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, private investors and USAID and has partnered with Stanford, UNICEF, the Government of Tanzania, the Government of Mozambique, the Government of Sierra Leone, and Direct Relief. Accenture spotlighted MACRO-EYES product Sibyl as critical digital health technology of the future.

Macro-Eyes is working towards a future state in which the delivery of care is predictive everywhere; where supply chains that deliver essential goods anticipate need and predict demand down to the individual and ensure the right resource is used at the right time — personalizing care, increasing access, and making scarce resources serve more people in need. You will build the future.

The Macro-Eyes team is spread across Zambia, Kenya, Germany, Switzerland, South Africa and works from all corners and peninsulas of the United States. We believe in recruiting the best talent in the world, regardless of location — particularly now! This role will be remote with the freedom to choose how and when to work. Our remote team was executing at the highest level before COVID-19, and we expect to continue to be a fully remote, high-performing team. You will have access to your choice of hardware and a travel budget to interact with the distributed team in person. Macro-Eyes has a rigorously horizontal culture that values diversity of every kind.

Competitive compensation and generous benefits.

Macro-Eyes is dedicated to building an inclusive workforce where diversity is valued. Macro-Eyes is an equal opportunity employer. Every qualified applicant will be considered for employment. Macro-Eyes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or orientation, genetic information, age, national origin, marital status, disability status, political ideology, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Disclaimer: Due to large volumes of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.