Techsavanna Service / Backend Developer Job in Kenya

Techsavanna Co. Ltd

Service Developer and/or Backend Developer

Reporting to the Manager – Integration Planning and Service Development the purpose of the role holder shall include activities relating to the application development and evolution of existing service applications including integration to related service platforms.

Application development duties include but not limited to specification, design, development, validation, documentation and evolution of the new and current service applications; performance management; ensuring integrity of the web services; maintenance and fault management.

Other activities include application development for marketing campaign promotions. Duties include specification, design, development and validation of the promotion applications.

Key Responsibilities

  • Requirement specification – eliciting & analyzing user requirements.
  • Design – application functional designs.
  • Develop – development as per user requirement specification and integration to other service platforms;
  • On a weekly basis report on the KPI of the applications & web services developed;
  • Validation & Verification – oversee the assurance of application functional logic, data processing and error management.
  • Liaise with Support teams, network administrators, information security to maintain service availability and integrity of the applications.
  • Liaise with infrastructure team for prompt rectification of any problems.
  • Research on new fit for future technologies and actively implement the viable solutions

Role Requirements

  • BSc. Computer Science/Software Engineering/IT.
  • Extensive programming experience using Java/C++/C# .
  • Extensive experience with databases – data structures, relational data model, Stored Procedures, PL/SQL development.
  • Extensive experience of web services/technologies – REST/JSON, WSDL, XML, JavaScript;
  • Experience with application security technologies (e.g. SSL) to ensure secure applications.
  • Experience in Agile Development/software life-cycle development (SDLC).
  • Preferred knowledge and practical experience of application development on TIBCO/WebLogic environment.
  • Preferred experience with Apache Tomcat application server, Glassfish and SOA.
  • Preferred experience with Linux/AIX OS’s.

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Updated: November 15, 2018 — 3:25 am