Applications Development and Integration Job in Kenya

Applications Development and Integration

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Our client, Tracom Services Ltd is a leading Fintech and software development company. Their development house is run by local professionals with a wide skill set and this provides them with an unrivalled innovation platform that gives customers and clients a vital edge in today’s highly competitive environments.

Their goal is that of being an IT solutions provider with a specific mission of providing comprehensive, best of breed solutions to both private enterprises and the public sector in Africa and beyond.

Their products and innovations have trail blazed the financial technology sector and payments ecosystem across the entire continent.

Job Summary: The Application Development and Integration role is responsible for building and implementing functional programs in collaboration with other technical members throughout the application development life cycle. A desirable candidate needs to be an enthusiastic software developer who is passionate about delivering systems that transform lives and add value to businesses.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Integrate software components and third-party programs
  • Verify and deploy programs and systems
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Gather and address technical and design requirements
  • Provide training and support to internal teams
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting
  • Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support)
  • Produce fully functional applications writing clean code
  • Write unit and UI tests to identify malfunctions
  • Troubleshoot and debug to optimize performance
  • Design interfaces to improve user experience
  • Liaise with Product development team to plan new features
  • Ensure new and legacy applications meet quality standards
  • Research and suggest new products, applications and protocols
  • Stay up-to-date with new technology trends
  • Build Proof-of-Concepts (POC’s), internal tools and production systems that strike the appropriate balance of time/cost/security/performance/scale/maintainability.
  • Service the Support and QA teams as a Subject Matter Expert whenever required

Minimum Qualifications

  • BSc in Computer science or its equivalent from a reputable University
  • At least three (3) years’ of relevant experience in a similar job in a busy organization
  • Good knowledge of Java, C, C++, JavaScript, Python, android and kotlin Programming Languages
  • Good knowledge of Spring boot, and Angular frameworks
  • Good knowledge of software version control tools like GIT
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
  • Strong knowledge of one or more relevant database technologies e.g. Oracle, NoSQL, MongoDB, Hadoop, KDB/OneTick, MySQL
  • Demonstrable Agile experience (SAFe, Scrum, Kanban).
  • Proficient on Linux platforms with knowledge of various scripting languages.

How to Apply;

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in making a meaningful career move in the Technology Services Sector, please forward your CV to with a precise Subject Reference of the Position to

Important Notice

Kindly indicate your current and expected salary and benefits in your application or Curriculum Vitae.


Our client is an equal opportunity employer and women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd March 2019.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology
Updated: March 15, 2019 — 7:41 pm