Kenya Revenue Authority Officer - Mobile App Developer Jobs

Kenya Revenue Authority Officer - Mobile App Developer Jobs


Job Summary:

  • The job holder is responsible for Development, Maintenance and Support of the KRA mobile Apps

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and build iOS and Android mobile applications

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to analyse, design, and ship new features

  • Build and publish applications containing high security and privacy standards for app stores

  • Implement new technologies to maximize application performance

  • Design, build, or maintain Mobile application, using authoring or scripting languages

  • Ensures that the approved coding standards are consistently applied in every component developed

  • Conducts unit testing of developed components based on agreed quality criteria.

  • Prepare documentations (User manuals, Technical manuals, deployment instructions, roll back instructions, etc) to ensure that they meet set quality criteria for each component.

  • Participates in quality review meetings for the system

  • Provide guidance on to the technical teams.

  • Adhere to change control procedures for the systems

  • Provide support for post deployment issue

  • Fix systems issues reported through a control process.

  • Resolves issues arising from Quality Assurance (QA) tests.

  • Prepares progress status reports as guided.

  • Participate in software testing to quality assure the product.

  • Any assignment given as and when directed by management

    Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications or any other related field.

    Professional Qualifications

    Working Skills and Knowledge

  • Hands on experience in Payment Gateway integration in mobile apps is a big plus

  • Hands on experience in integrations with mobile wallets

  • A portfolio of iOS/Android apps in the Play Store/app store is a plus

  • Hands on experience with Android studio & gradle build system

  • Git & Gerrit

  • Proven experience in Implementing geospatial applications

  • Proven experience in Developing apps for people with
    disabilities

  • Has experience in an Open source server-side scripting language like but not limited to PHP, Python

    Trainings

    Android:

  • Excellent knowledge in core Java

  • Hands on experience in The full life cycle of Android application development

  • Strong knowledge in RESTful web services

  • Good Knowledge of Android SDK's

  • Push Notifications & Toast

  • Eclipse & ANT based build system

  • Android Studio

  • Experience in Gradle.

    iOS:

  • Very good experience with Objective-C and iOS SDK

  • Good working knowledge in Cocoa Touch

  • Experience with memory management and caching mechanisms specific to mobile devices

  • Experience working with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, Core Graphics and Core Text

    JAVA, PHP:

  • Training in Application Development languages i.e. Java, PHP

    JBOSS/TOMCAT:

  • Training in Application and Web servers namely : JBOSS & Tomcat

    Relevant Work Experience Required

  • At least one (1) years’ work experience in Mobile App Development in a busy environment.

  • Has experience in integrating Business Systems

  • Has experience working on real-time applications

  • Has experience in development of single sign on solutions

  • Has experience in implementation of different authentication schemes

  • Knowledge on network security

    Skills Required

  • Team player

  • Results oriented

  • Innovative

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Communication skills

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Revenue Authority Officer - Mobile App Developer Jobs


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