Software Developer Internship in Thika Town

               

Software Developer Internship

Tradestar Kenya Limited is a fast growing outsourcing organization situated in Thika town.

We are looking for an intern with programming background to work for a period of 6 – 12 months.

Responsibilities

The preferred person should have;

  • Design and build advanced web based software applications
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Work with outside data sources and API’s
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
  • Have ability to develop cloud software
  • Have web development skills
  • Contribute to technical design and progress meetings
  • Write test versions of program code
  • Test installation, security and compatibility issues
  • Keep accurate records of the development process, changes and results
  • Review test results and fix technical problems (known as bugs)
  • Install a full version of the software and carry out quality checks before going ‘live’
  • Maintain and support systems once they are up and running.

Education and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/Computer Science/Software development/Software Engineering
  • Practical experience with PHP/Javascript/MySQL
  • Good knowledge and experience with HTML/CSS
  • Experience with DHTMLX/Paradox/C++ is an added advantage
  • SQL, Java, C++, XML, Ruby, Python and PHP
  • Oracle, UML (Unified Modelling Language) and Linux
  • .NET frameworks (such as C# (c-sharp), ASP and VB).

Other Requirements

  • a good knowledge of software and programming languages
  • the ability to learn quickly
  • the ability to interpret and follow technical plans
  • a creative approach to problem-solving
  • an understanding of development processes like ‘Agile’
  • excellent communication skills
  • the ability to work with people at all levels, including non-technical staff
  • good project management skills
  • the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • good teamwork skills
  • self-motivation
  • an understanding of confidentiality and data protection issues.
  • Distance of travel from home to office in Thika must be less than 45min

Salary: Remuneration will be a package of kshs.15,000.00

If you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualification and experience please send your resume and application letter indicating your experience to info@tradestar.co.ke

Important:

  • Let the resume and application letter hold your name. e.g. Ann Wanjiku_CV or Ann Wanjiku_Application
  • The two documents must be in pdf format
  • Only successful candidates will be contacted.


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Thika Town

Thika Town, Kenya
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Kiambu County

Kenya
ICT and Technology, Interns and Trainees
Updated: October 17, 2019 — 3:28 am