Senior Java Developer Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

Senior Java Developer Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

  • Our client, a well-established and highly reputable B2B services provider is seeking to recruit a Java Developer to join their firm.

    Main Purpose of the Job

  • We are looking for a Senior Java Developer to manage the SDLC, from planning and prioritizing to testing and rapid delivery.

  • You will be part of our development team that works on business applications.

  • As a Senior Java developer team member, you have to contribute in the designing and development of systems.

  • You have to take part in the end-to-end stages of the development lifecycle.

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain java application phases, code, and software.

  • Transform requirements into stipulations and identify production and non-production application issues.

  • Defining, documenting, and maintaining Developer team processes.

  • Responsible for upgrades, performance monitoring, installations, managing replications, diagnosing system problems, disaster recovery testing and maintaining user accessibility.

  • Provides hands-on technical expertise, provides senior level technical guidance to staff, project leaders and other teams as necessary.

  • Researching and recommending solutions that best meet business needs and enterprise operational requirements

  • Work closely with multiple application development team(s) to implement and support data-oriented development efforts

  • The team Lead will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the team, including documentation of guidelines and procedures, assignment of work schedule and tasks, and alignment of team shift rotations

  • Reporting to the lead Developer on the team activity.

    Minimum Requirements:


  • Excellent Java Development skills with focus on core java, memory management and multithreading

  • Experience with JVM monitoring and diagnostic

  • Good understanding of Java GC, Kaffka and Hazelcast.

  • Experience with Performance Analysis/ Troubleshooting while providing solutions to optimize application performance

  • Good understanding of
    memory management, multithreading, thread/connection pooling etc.

  • Experience with profilers (Java Mission Control, JVisualVM, JMeter, JConsole), debuggers

  • Demonstrable knowledge of Maven and Linux

  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, preferably with Oracle

  • Experience with Spring/Spring Boot, Vert.x

  • Experience with Asynchronous Messaging (RabbitMQ and JMS)


  • At least 5+ years of working experience in serving as a Java Developer working on varied type of software development projects

  • Good understanding and practical experience in Agile methodology

  • Broad knowledge of development tools & techniques

  • Ability to write and interpret technical documentation.

  • Good oral and written English communication skills.

  • Creative, analytical, and with strong problem-solving skills.

  • Strong grasp of established and emerging technologies, systems, platforms, and software.

  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.

  • Independent but collaborative, driven, assertive, and willing to work on simultaneous projects.

  • Ability to work in a team and works well under pressure and deadlines.

  • Background in Agile Software Development using Scrum Methodology is preferred but not required.

  • Background in Online Gaming is preferred but not required.

  • Full-Time position available.

    How to Apply

  • Apply through Flexi Personnel ATS send your CV to

  • by 6th May 2022 indicating Senior Java Developer as the email subject.

  • NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placement.

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