Software Developer Jobs in Ethiopia

Software Developer Jobs in Ethiopia

  • Information Technology Location: Addis Ababa
    Career Level:
  • Senior Level (5+ years experience) Employment Type:
  • Full time Salary: Negotiable

    Job Description
  • Software Developer
    Duty Station
  • Addis Ababa
    Required Number - One

    Position Summery

    The Software developer will work with the project stakeholders and end users to undertake development/enhancement of SmartCare-ART, SmartCare-PMTCT, SmartCare-TB, and improvement of SmartCare-Full in a way as to produce the currently needed reports.

    He/she will also support the system to exchange data with DHIS2 and Viral load dashboard.

    The Software Engineer, in consultation with the Lead and Senior Software Engineers is responsible for software design, including the development of architectural designs and documents (e.g., flowcharts, layouts and diagrams) and communicate solutions for the existing systems and/or new selections.

    The Software Engineer will also provide technical support regarding software development and updates, implementation, maintenance and capacity building activities among all supported project sites.

    He/she will be responsible for testing and installing software solutions.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze detailed customer requirements and coming up with a solid systems architecture and design including participation in development of a thorough functional requirements document
  • Determine operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development and proposed solutions
  • Provide technical support regarding software development and updates, implementation, maintenance and capacity building activities among all supported project sites.
  • Undertake stress, performance, functional, scalability testing of the system
  • Writing and executing test scripts, running manual and automated tests, testing in different environments
  • Prepare and install solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards and programming
  • Prepare reports, manuals and other documentation on the status, operation and maintenance of software
  • Develop a system for data migration from the old to the newly
    developed system and support the process of data migration
  • Identify any gaps between system requirements or end-user needs and the existing systems and provide support to enhance the system accordingly
  • Develop and refine integration between applications
  • Support, version tracking, packaging application software and support releases of final product
  • Research and evaluate a variety of eHealth application software products
  • Collect user feed backs and timely address through enhancing the system
  • Work collaboratively with FMOH, RHBs, facilities, funder, and other stakeholders to achieve goals
  • Complete performance reports regularly
  • Carry out other tasks as required

    Job Requirements
    Qualification and Experience
  • BSc degree in software engineering, computer and electrical engineering, or related field
  • At least 4 years of experience in software and systems design, preferable in the health sector
  • Strong experience in software development of desktop and web-based systems including development experience in .NET C#,, Java, Java-script, HTML5, Angular.js, CSS, Bootstrap
  • Strong experience in database design and development
  • Strong experience in writing optimized SQL queries (multiple select statements, using temporary tables, several inner joins, etc.), stored procedures, functions, triggers
  • Strong experience using Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) including Visual Studio, Eclipse, Net beans etc.
  • Experience working within a large team using source code control tools (TFS, Git, etc.)
  • Experience working in health-related software
  • Strong oral and written skills in English

    How to Apply
  • Interested candidates should apply online by 8th February 2019
  • Interested candidates with the required qualification and experience are invited to submit application letters along with non-returnable CV online at (
  • Only online applications are received
  • NB – Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • Closing date for receiving applications is- 8th February 2019
  • For more information and job application details, see; Software Developer Jobs in Ethiopia

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