Systems Planning Developer Job in Nairobi

Our client seeks to hire a Systems Planning Developer.

The Job holder will collaborate with other departments within the company to identify requirements and develop solutions (database design, workflows, integration touch points and user / data interfaces).

Configure and/or customize customer channel solutions to meet business requirements using various database and software tools.


  • Conduct business user requirements analysis and specification.
  • Specify computer system requirements for the solution of complex business problems and formulates designs for their solutions.
  • Perform the necessary technical design and development functionality to ensure that business application systems can be effectively developed and implemented.
  • Design and development of front-end tier(s), middle tier(s), and /or back-end database tier(s) for business applications. Capturing of business applications information needs and mapping of the same to the software and /or database components.
  • Perform data modelling to analyze and specify data structures within an application system.
  • Designing and implementing highly scalable and available systems.
  • Create test plans, test data sets and perform automated testing to ensure all components of the developed systems meet specifications
  • Work directly with the IT support personnel and teams to resolve issues identified and escalated during daily operations.
  • Perform root cause analysis for recurring incidents.
  • Formalize test plans and implements troubleshooting procedures.
  • Implement automated monitoring of assigned systems to enable pro-active responses to incidents.
  • Research and provide input on design approach, performance and base functionality improvements for various procedures and applications.
  • Generation of ideas to improve efficiency in software and application services offered to the business, and/or generate revenue for business
  • Participation and membership in various technical for the purpose of increasing the collective knowledge base of the team.


  • Degree in Computer Science or technical related field
  • Certification in Database systems and RDBMS systems.
  • Certified Solution Developer
  • 3 years experience with at least one of the following languages: Java, PHP, C++, C#, Python
  • At least 3 years solid experience in front-end development with working knowledge of at least one front-end framework — React, Angular, Vue
  • 2 years development experience with RDMS preferably MySQL, MariaDB, Oracle etc. Experience in NoSQL databases is an added advantage
  • Certification and experience in working with cloud platforms an added advantage.
  • Experience with Scrum and other Agile processes
  • Experience in Business Systems modelling and data retrieval
  • Unix/Linux user skills.
  • Working knowledge of Jira, Git/SVN, Jenkins
  • Experience in the design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail

To Apply:

Applicants who meet the requirements stated above should send their applications and detailed CVs with a day – time Telephone number to the email address: with Systems Planning Developer on the Subject line.

Candidates MUST indicate their Current and Expected salaries.

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Updated: January 19, 2021 — 10:27 am