Kenya Health Workforce Project 

1. Software Developer

Job Description

The Software Developer for the Kenya Health Workforce project will be responsible for:

  • Maintenance, modification and improvement on the existing project systems
  • Design and development of new software for the health professionals' databases
  • Assist in linking professional regulatory database systems to other health information systems to ensure an integrated and comprehensive database system for the entire health sector.

    Qualification:

  • Must have clear understanding of database management systems on MSSQL server
  • Must have working knowledge in .NET solutions development in VB and C#
  • Must have understanding of open source tools such as PHP and MySQL
  • Must have knowledge of system documentation and report generation from Crystal Reports
  • Experience in hardware maintenance and user support in Windows 2003 Server will be added advantage

    Essential Skills

  • Good interpersonal relationship and communication skills
  • Good analytical and report writing skills
  • Must be proactive and innovative keeping abreast with technological advancements
  • Must have ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be a team player, flexible and professional who is customer focused

    2. Project Web Developer

    Job Description

    The Web Developer for the Kenya Health Workforce project will be responsible for:

  • Modification and improvement on the existing health professional websites, this may include training of users
  • Development of a suite of web applications for the health professionals' databases on joomla and MYSQL
  • Link web application to other health professional systems. Use of web service may be employed.

    Qualification:

  • Must have knowledge and experience in designing and building web applications. Use of open source technologies such as Apache, MySQL, PHP would be helpful, but is not required
  • Must have working knowledge of web scripting and design principles.CSS, XHTML, JavaScript/Java/AJAX.
  • Some experience with module/theme development with a CMS like Joomla, Drupal or Wordpress
  • Proficiency in at least one structured programming language such as Java, C# or VB
  • Must have clear understanding of database management systems such as MSQL server

    Essential Skills

  • Good interpersonal relationship and communication skills
  • Good analytical and report writing skills
  • Must be proactive and innovative keeping abreast with technological advancements
  • Must have ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be a team player, flexible and professional who is customer focused

    Applications accompanied by copies of certificates, detailed CV, testimonials and a day time telephone contact should be received by the undersigned by 21st September.

    Address:

    Country Director,

    Emory Project,

    P.O. Box 7808-00200,

    Nairobi

    Email Address: judith.olecha@emorykenya.org

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