1Room IT Manager


Summer & Fall 2017 (minimum 8 weeks)

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage electronic devices (tablets), the data and application on them, and wireless networks (connecting multiple devices using Bluetooth, local area networks, etc.)
  • Determine need for internet connectivity and arrange installation, as well as necessary hardware (power bars, etc.)
  • Build an initial version of each database needed (student, employee, classroom, inventory, etc.)
  • Provide comprehensive training to 1Room’s long-term team members enabling them to make full use of the databases
  • Train local staff/volunteers on digital updating processes, making it easy for non-technical persons to access and update information with minimal training
  • Research potential for sustainable energy in Peru (i.e. solar energy in off-grid areas)