Careers


Avenir Health is dedicated to enhancing social and economic development in the fields of HIV/AIDS, family planning and reproductive health, child survival and infectious diseases. We do this by providing tools and technical assistance in policy, planning, modeling, resource allocation and evaluation. Much of our work uses computer modeling to examine the impact of interventions, including new technologies, in averting new infections, deaths or unplanned pregnancies.

Avenir Health offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package. We are accepting applications for the following positions:

Programmer/Developer


Updated 12/2016

Avenir Health has an immediate opportunity for a full time entry level programmer. Programmer will be required to develop, maintain and support computer modeling applications for use in the international public health field. Programmer will work closely with senior research and programming staff to translate analytical health models into user friendly application tools. Target environments include desktop, web and mobile using Embarcadero Delphi, JavaScript and supporting libraries. Individual should possess BA/BS Computer Science/Math or related degree, team-player attitude, and strong incentive to learn in a small company environment.

Qualified candidates should email cover letter and resume to: resumes@avenirhealth.org Attn: Bob McKinnon

Accounting / Program Assistant


Updated 9/2014

Avenir Health has an immediate opening for an Accounting/Program assistant. The position will support ongoing projects and company administrative and accounting processes including accounts payables/receivable, payroll processing, travel expense reports, processing consulting agreements, preparing management reports, organization of international trainings and meetings, and communication with international staff and consultants. The position requires excellent communication and organization skills and an ability to work well with U.S. and international based staff and partners. Candidates should have a BA/BS degree. Accounting experience preferred. Proficiency in a second language is a plus but not required. The position is located in Glastonbury, CT, USA.

Qualified candidates should email cover letter and resume to resumes@avenirhealth.org Attn: Administration

Health Analysis and Modeling


Updated 5/2014

We are seeking a health specialist with strong quantitative skills to contribute to policy analysis and planning activities that support international donors and national programs in HIV, reproductive health and child survival. The ideal candidate will have experience in analysis of DHS data sets, simulation modeling and statistics. Responsibilities include contributing to project teams on activities including developing and applying simulation models, analyzing survey data, projections of future consequences, analysis of impact, cost and cost-effectiveness of programs. We are particularly interested in candidates who can conduct a variety of quantitative tasks, including computer modeling, simulation, and complex analyses. The position will require international travel and the ability to work well with developing country counterparts and support capacity building. Candidates should have a relevant post-graduate degree (PhD, MPH, etc.) or equivalent experience in international public health. Proficiency in a second language is a plus. The position is located in Glastonbury, CT, USA.

Qualified candidates should email cover letter and resume to: resumes@avenirhealth.org

Senior Infectious Disease Modeler


Updated 5/2014

Employer: Avenir Health for Development LLC

Job Description: Apply statistical and quantitative models to interpret and summarize data on HIV, TB, malaria, non-communicable diseases (NCDs), reproductive health and child survival; develop interactive web-based tools that allow researchers and policy makers in the HIV and TB international health sector to evaluate a range of interventions for their cost-effectiveness in terms of reducing new infections; apply quantitative and applied mathematical modeling to develop simulation models of disease dynamics for HIV, TB, malaria and for NCDs in developing countries; utilize Delphi and MatLab programming platforms to develop analytical tools to evaluate international public health initiatives; apply the developed simulation models to evaluate large scale public health programs; develop statistical models to analyze large scale of public health data from international public health organizations, including CDC, WHO and UNAIDS; develop and apply simulation models, data analysis, projections of future consequences, analysis of impact, cost and cost-effectiveness of programs; travel to developing countries to assist in the application of the models and analysis of program impact and preparation of strategic plans; facilitate workshops with high volume of participants.

Requirements: Requires PhD or foreign equivalent degree in Epidemiology, Mathematics, Statistics or related field and one (1) year of experience utilizing Delphi and MatLab programming platforms to develop simulation models of disease dynamics for HIV and TB in developing countries; developing analytical tools to evaluate international public health initiatives.

Office Location: 41-A New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033

To apply: Send resume to Linda Mielauskas, (Job No: 13450) Avenir Health for Development LLC, 41-A New London Turnpike, Glastonbury, CT 06033