Safaricom IPCC Planning Engineer Jobs in Kenya

Safaricom IPCC Planning Engineer Jobs in Kenya


  • We are pleased to announce the following Position in the Digital IT Department within the Technology Division. In keeping with our current business needs, we are looking for a person who meets the criteria indicated below.

    Brief Description

  • Reporting to Call Center Delivery Lead, the position holder will be responsible for application development and evolution of existing contact center service applications including integration to related service platforms.

  • The planner will be responsible for architecture design, analysis, creating technical specification documents, developing source code, preparing unit / integration test plans, and release management. In addition, this position is responsible for system integrations, maintenance, and support of contact center components including IVR, speech recognition, routing, and real-time and historical reporting.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Design and documentation systems based on provided business requirements

  • Analysis of system requirements based on user stories/business requirements to ensure correct user requirements are captured.

  • Perform the necessary technical design and development functionality to ensure that business application systems can be effectively developed and implemented

  • Create test plans, test data sets and perform automated testing to ensure all components of the developed systems meet specifications

  • Develop, deploy and maintain various contact center solutions and components, including but not limited to IVR Call flows, Routing Strategies, Reports, Voice Biometrics and Social Media solutions.

  • Proper change management process including preparing for Change Advisory Board sessions, deployment and post go live product support.

  • Research and provide input on design approach, performance and base functionality improvements for various procedures and applications.

  • Participation and membership in various technical fora for
    the purpose of increasing the collective knowledge base of the team.

  • Work directly with the IT support personnel and teams to resolve issues identified and escalated during daily operations.

  • Research on new fit for future technologies and actively implement the viable solutions


  • BSc. Computer Science/Software Engineering or related degree.

  • 3 years + experience in software development in a busy IT environment.

  • Extensive programming experience using Java, C#, Python, JavaScript, vxml Development, etc.

  • 3-5 years Linux, UNIX Server Administration.

  • Apache Tomcat experience and experience using IDEs like Eclipse or Genesys Composer preferred.

  • Extensive experience with databases – data structures, relational data model, Stored Procedures, PL/SQL development

  • Solid understanding of web services/ technologies - REST/JSON, WSDL, XML, XSD;

  • Experience with application security technologies (e.g. SSL) to ensure secure applications.

  • Experience in Agile Development/software life-cycle development (SDLC).

  • Design and Development of Genesys Routing Applications for Voice and Multi-Channel using Composer / IRD, with knowledge of SCXML and VXML will be of added advantage.

  • Good understanding of cloud computing, ideally AWS and /or Azure.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Safaricom IPCC Planning Engineer Jobs in Kenya

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