Kenyatta University Hospital - ICT Officer - Web Development Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Hospital - ICT Officer - Web Development Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is seeking to recruit highly transformative and dynamic self-driven individuals with a high degree of integrity, result oriented, demonstrable professionalism, competence and impeccable capability to fill the following positions within its staff establishment:

Kenyatta University Hospital - ICT Officer - Web Development Jobs in Kenya

Ict Officer – Web Development - DCSAICTSWB/KUTRRH/7

1. Background Information

Kenyatta University Teaching, Research and Referral Hospital (KUTRRH)

Department: Hospital Administration
Section/Unit: ICT Website
Job Title: ICT Officer – Web Development
Reports to: Information and Communication Technology Manager
Direct Reports:
a) Business Analyst-Clinical/Patient Services
b) Business Analyst-Back Office Applications
c) Database Administrator

2. Purpose of the Job:

Reporting to the ICT Manager, the ICT - Web Developer job exists to design, develop, implement and maintain the Hospital’s Website and other online services and advise the hospital executive on the same at KUTRRH.

3. Main Duties and Responsibilities of the Job:

  • Plan for all Web Development services and content required in the hospital, in
    collaboration with other sections and unit heads and thus contribute to its overall strategic planning.
  • Coordinate the implementation of ICT Systems/ Web Applications services component of hospital strategic plan within its vision, mission and culture and other national and international frameworks.
  • Develop application and service strategies and service level agreements, test and deploy plans regularly, in collaboration with business units’ heads, and other key stakeholders in the hospital.
  • Perform end to end web-applications development lifecycle projects and activities including development, testing, implementation and maintenance of ICT systems in the hospital.
  • Perform tuning, balancing, improvement, automation and usability of the existing web systems, software and applications in the hospital.
  • Works with various departments and strategic management department business analysts to identify content requirement for publishing
  • Undertake web-application problem analysis and resolution for application problems in conjunction with the users.
  • Keep abreast with the latest web standards and development technologies and methodologies and advises the executive appropriately at the hospital.
  • Contribute regularly to discussion regarding internal process and system
    improvements in order to ensure maximum efficiency across the hospital.
  • Ensure that the Website has information and resources required to offer effective communication.
  • Provide guidance and support for web users to ensure that the website is maintained to the highest possible standard with maximum levels of attainable security and efficiency.
  • Maintain and update interfaces and integrations, exports
    and imports, data
    extracts, reporting functionalities and ensure their smooth running where required.
  • Ensure and provide continuous Web systems services’ advisory service to the hospital executive and other sections and units and other stakeholders through the appropriate media.
  • Undertake any other duties of a similar level and responsibility as may be required from time to time.

    4. Qualifications Knowledge and Skills:

    Minimum level of academic qualifications required to perform effectively in the role:

    a) Bachelors’ Degree in IT or Computer Science / Engineering from a recognized institution.

    Minimum level of knowledge required for the job:
    a) Knowledge of CMSs, and PHP, JavaScript, HTML and other related programming languages.
    b) Knowledge of Database Administration, web-hosting and cloud services.
    c) Knowledge of Version Control Platforms.
    d) Knowledge of professional standards and best practices.

    Minimum level of professional qualification required to perform effectively in the role:

    Training in Cyber Security will be an added advantage.

    Soft skills required for the job:
    a) Communication skills
    b) Organizational skills
    c) Leadership skills
    d) Team building skills
    e) Analytical skills
    f) Ability to work under pressure
    g) Must pass the integrity test as required by Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya

    5. Relevant Work Experience Required:

    Minimum number of years of experience the jobholder is required to have to be appointed to the position:

    At least three years working experience as an ICT - Website/ Applications Officer or a related position

    The deadline for the receipt of all applications is Monday 5th August 2019

    If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of these posts, please send your;

    1. Application Letter,
    2. Curriculum Vitae and
    3. Filled Application Form

    ONLY via email to

    Or hard copies can be addressed to:

    The Chief Executive Officer
    Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
    P.O Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
    Nairobi Kenya

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