KRA Officer – Application Developer Jobs

KRA Officer – Application Developer Jobs

Job Summary

  • The job holder is responsible for development of new systems to automate business processes and maintenance of existing systems through change and enhancements.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Work with development teams and product managers to ideate software solutions.

  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency.

  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software.

  • Develop enhancements and maintain existing software.

  • Diagnose and address issues arising from testing and deployments.

  • Conduct system demos and walk-throughs.

  • Create security and data protection settings.

  • Prepare technical documentation.

  • Apply coding standards consistently in every solution developed.

  • Ensure developed products conform to policy and information security requirements.

    Academic and Professional Qualifications

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


  • Post graduate qualifications in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications is an added advantage.

  • Professional Certification or Training in any one of the following areas is required:
    Software Development i.e. Microsoft Certified Systems Developer (MCSD), Java Programming, Python, Web Design and Development, Oracle Developer etc.

  • Database Administration i.e. Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server etc.
    Business Intelligence and Analytics i.e. Oracle BI, Power BI

    Relevant Work Experience Required

  • Post graduate work experience of at least one (1) year as a Software Developer, Enterprise Web Developer.

  • Proven experience in design, development, implementation and maintenance of enterprise business systems.

  • Proven experience in integration of enterprise business

  • Working experience with relational databases and database management tools (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server etc.)

  • Proficiency in Object Oriented programming techniques, languages (Java, Python, PHP etc.) and frameworks (Spring, Struts, Django, Flask, .NET etc.)

  • Expert knowledge of web based technologies (HTML, XML, XHTML, DHTML, SOAP, JSON, etc.)
    Expert knowledge of internet and messaging protocols i.e. HTTP, FTP, SOAP and REST

  • Working knowledge of Linux/Unix and Windows operating systems.

  • Working knowledge of System Design and Modelling techniques.


    The job holder must have

  • Excellent listening and communication skills

  • Ability to interact confidently with users to establish what the problem is and explain the solution

  • Be proactive with good analytical and problem solving skills

  • Team player

  • Ability to pay attention to details

  • Ability to prioritize competing work commitments and deliver on time

  • Passion for innovation and creativity

  • High levels of integrity

  • Ability to work under minimum supervision

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; KRA Officer – Application Developer Jobs

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