KCA University Navision Application Developer Job in Kenya

KCA University is a dynamic private business university committed to quality service and ethical practices.

KCA University seeks to recruit a highly motivated and innovative candidate to fill the following position:

Application Developer – Navision

Job Objective: Responsible for Configuration and development activities to the University’s Microsoft Dynamics NAV system.

In addition to this, the Application
Developer will be required to analyze and contribute to functional specifications provided by business users and produce technical specifications in line with agreed standards and the primary focus will be Dynamics NAV development, with additional activities using SQL and NET, and creating integrations to Dynamics NAV.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Configure, develop and deliver MS Dynamics NAV software and components in all functional areas
  • Create new and modify existing customization and integrations as requested by the business units
  • Perform data conversions, debug system problems, and craft resolutions
  • Test functionality developed by the development team against business requirements
  • Support and drive process change and communication in line with NAV best practice
  • Coordinate and contribute to end-user training including development of system documentation and training materials
  • Assist with functional specifications of customizations and integrations required for NAV implementations
  • Provide pre-go-live and post-go-live end user support
  • Take responsibility for the customized unit programming and overall system functionality
  • Work with the Project Leaders and Consultants to understand the business / application requirements of the assigned task
  • Creation of technical documentation for all customizations and integrations

Qualifications and Experience

The candidate should possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, ICT or any other relevant course
  • 3 to 4 years’ experience in active application development is preferable

Other Skills and Competencies

  • Experience as a software developer specifically working with NAV C/SIDE C/AL a plus development language
  • Role Tailored Client (RTC) development experience (including page and report development in Visual Studio)
  • SQL Experience a plus
  • Web Development / SharePoint programming experience a plus
  • Prior NAV upgrade and data migration experiences highly desired
  • Ability to translate customer business requirements and specifications into code solutions along with the ability to develop and manage hours’ estimates
  • Capable of managing multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Able to understand, communicate and interpret key user business processes and requirements
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple demands
  • Proven ability to write effective system and process documentation – including business and system requirements, process diagrams, and data flow charts
  • Exceptional customer service skills, follows up with clients and team members, and takes initiative to anticipate and solve problems
  • Effective time management skills
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently and proceed with objectives with a minimum of supervision

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV, and three references via email to hr@kca.ac.ke so as to be received not later than 2nd November, 2018.

KCAU staff are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

The Director Human Resources,
KCA University,
P.O Box 56808-00200,

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology
Updated: October 30, 2018 — 2:51 am