Description

  • Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationBA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • LocationNairobi
  • Job FieldEngineering / Technical  , ICT / Computer 

Purpose for the Job

The purpose of the job is gathering user requirements, analyzing, designing, developing and implementing business applications and the maintenance of 13 existing solutions as well as innovations for efficiency and enhanced service delivery

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop prototypes for required solutions;
  • Develop code, update and maintain software solutions, packages or reports to fulfil user requirements;
  • Maintain applications, debug or enhance existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements;
  • Conduct unit and integration tests for solutions developed;
  • Draft, contribute to instructions or manuals to guide end users;
  • Spearhead application changes with version control and making sure that release management is kept;
  • Coordinate specialist trainings that relate to supported applications and areas, study operations and user manuals, request specialist trainings;
  • Team up with legal and project managers to shape software contracts ensuring contracts address architecture and economic value goals of software systems;
  • Supervise the configuration and deployment of software solutions;
  • Implement program support for computer operators or system analysts to define and resolve problems in running computer programs;
  • Spearhead such other duties as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the level of responsibility of this job;
  • Undertake such other duties as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the level of responsibility of this job role.

Minimum Academic, Professional Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Experience in applications development and database operations shall be an added advantage;
  • Meets provision of chapter six of the Constitution;

Method of Application

HOW TO APPLY

  • Qualified and interested candidates are requested to submit their application letter, curriculum vitae (that contains details of qualifications, work experience, email and telephone contacts including names, telephone and email contacts of three (3) referees who must be familiar with the candidates’ previous work experience) and copies of all certificates & relevant testimonials.
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to obtain and submit valid copies of the following documents at the interviews;
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal investigations (CID)
  • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Clearance form from the Ethics & Anti-corruption Authority (EACC)
  • Clearance certificate from a recognized Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
  • Visit: https://portal.kentrade.go.ke/recruitment
  • Create a user account
  • Create your profile – Edit your profile if you already have an account.
  • The information on the profile is split into tabs that the user must fill out before submitting a job application which includes the following;
    • Biodata – General Contact information about the applicant
    • Academic qualifications – with the certificates attached;
    • Professional qualifications – with the certificates attached;
    • Employment history – Record of previous employers
    • Referees
    • Attach aapplication letter, CV
    • Input current and expected salary;
    • Submit application;
    • Click My Applications to check or confirm if your application has been successfully submitted;

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