12:59pm , Monday 27th May 2019

ARIJ is looking for a data technician assistant

December 25, 2018

Amman– Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) is looking to hire an experienced data technician assistant.

He/she will be part of ARIJ Data desk in Amman and would work on data collecting and cleaning to make it usable and searchable for journalists working on investigative stories. He/she would use the appropriate techniques and tools for that purpose.

Further, he/she would work with Technical team to troubleshoot any technical issues that may arise.  


  • Bachelor degree in IT or any relevant field.
  • Technical support preferable A+.
  • Basic knowledge of databases and programming language preferable Python.
  • Basic network knowledge


  • Data Cleaning.
  • Image processing.
  • Data gathering.
  • Any related job task related to data.
  • Convert data into searchable files using OCR.
  • Data backups.

This vacancy is now closed