DPO Group Systems Manager Job in Kenya

Systems Manager

Job Ref: DP/SM/6

About our client: Our client, DPO Group is the leading online payment company across the continent who serves the travel, tourism and hospitality sector (with more sectors in the pipeline).

They are leaders in technology, innovation, responsibility and leadership.

Their company culture is modern and inspired.

They are purveyors of advancing technology.

They are looking for a Systems Manager to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

The role of a Systems Manager is to effectively manage the operational systems of the DPO group.

S/he must have excellent quantitative and analytical skills, along with the ability to apply those skills across a variety of business processes within DPO.

Job Description – How

DPO system management

  • Monitor system performance
  • Identify errors, bugs and other issues, report to the technical team
  • Control the system settings and permissions
  • Create and update merchant accounts
  • Manage terminals, banks and other related settings in the payments system
  • Managing the bank relations (acquiring banks)
  • Set the acquirer’s MID and MCC on the DPO system.
  • Manage and coordinate the integration process to banks (Specification, development, deployment, quality assurance, and production)
  • Manage and control acquiring bank transactions volume (based on the commercial agreements/setting)

Bank relations (settlement banks)

  • Manage the system settings based on the settlement bank specification
  • Coordinate operational procedures related to the settlement files and settlement API’s with the settlement banks

Settlement operations

  • Manage the settlement operations (settlement, banks and files modules)
  • Global settlement module

Other modules

  • Dynamic Currency Convertor (DCC)
  • Dynamic Currency Convertor (DCC)


  • Deploy and manage PCI DSS procedures

Training and education

Skills Required

  • Self-driven and the go-getter attitude
  • Excellent use of the English language is essential both written and verbal
  • Be detail oriented and a self-starter
  • Very analytical
  • Work well under pressure and have the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Have team-work spirit
  • Good planning and organisation skills
  • Tech savvy with understanding of online payment solutions

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must have a Degree in IT (Information Technology)
  • Database Queries: SQL statements and stored procedures is MANDATORY
  • Understanding PHP code
  • Software Development experience is Key


An attractive salary is on offer dependent on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply, send your CV in word format with a recent photograph of yourself embedded in the top right hand corner. Attach an application letter demonstrating how your skills, experience and qualifications are transferrable to the role.

All documentation is to be emailed to apply-f6f9d39b1e20@by-appointment-africa.breezy-mail.com , quoting the Job Reference in the subject header of your mail.

ONLY short listed candidates will be contacted

ICT and Technology
Updated: July 13, 2019 — 6:53 am