Banking / ICT Industry Head Technical Software Engineer Leads Job in Kenya

Our client is in the Banking / ICT Industry seeking to recruit a highly motivated Head Technical Software Engineer Leads to join their team.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage all local and remote systems and databases that the company operates to ensure business continuity.
  • Handle user security protocols to ensure systems access is controlled effectively.
  • Maintain security patches and updates on all systems in liaison with the Technical Director
  • Read and understand existing systems before diving in. knowledge in prototyping, how to iterate, and when to step back and think it through or ask questions.
  • Define client needs, system requirements, dependencies between requirements, and expected timelines
  • Design, architect, extend and provide guidance in building REST, Web and Mobile applications
  • Make hard technical decisions and act upon them
  • Deliver high-quality Software that meets coding and design patterns best practices
  • Work together with the Customer Service and Sales teams to enhance the products under your responsibility
  • Provide technical leadership & coaching of your software developers and junior engineers
  • Perform in-depth analysis of code, identify anti-patterns and build improvement plans
  • Enforce a fully automated DevOps process using best in class tools
  • Coordinate and balance priorities of multiple projects and deliverables

Job Specifications

  • Degree in project Management, Business Management and Administration or Commerce with relevant experience in the Banking / ICT Sector
  • At least 5-7 Years’ experience at managerial level
  • Masters is an added advantage

Knowledge and Competencies (State Skills, Abilities & Traits Required)

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Dynamic, analytical and self-driven individual with the ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to execute, make decisions, develop strategy, critical thinker and build relations.
  • Adherence to best practice software development processes.
  • Be able to implement effective project monitors and controls.
  • Be able to assess quality of outputs against set criteria and expectations of stakeholders.

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to by 1st April 2020 indicating your current gross salary and benefits.

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Business Administration, Project Management
Updated: March 24, 2020 — 4:48 pm