Designing and running activities/programs to support the development of the tech eco-system in Myanmar
Building the community of developers and designers who are excited about using technology for civic impact
Designing and managing training programs for the tech community, including building a network of trainers
Developing and running programs to identify and meet the technology needs of civil society organizations and independent media
Designing and managing activities such as hackathons, apps competitions and other similar events to bring the various communities together
Organizational skills – You are great at getting things done. You’re a self-starter who takes the initiative and can mobilize resources and solve problems. You can juggle multiple projects and you have good attention to detail.
Great people skills – You’re a people person. You love bringing people together and you have the interpersonal skills to help build and support the tech community and to connect it to the wider Myanmar society.
Passionate about technology – You don’t need to be a full stack engineer (although that would be ideal!), but you should be comfortable with technology and working with developers. Ideally you’d have a good broad understanding of what is happening in technology right now.
Communications – You’re a good communicator with solid written and spoken Myanmar and good written and spoken English skills.
Sectoral experience – Experience working in the tech sector is desirable. Experience working in or with NGOs/civil society and/or media would be a bonus.
Phandeeyar is an ICT hub that is designed to support social innovation, civictech and ICT4D/M4D in Myanmar. Phandeeyar brings the tech community together with others who are moving Myanmar forward – ...