Tugende Senior Systems Developer Jobs in Uganda

Tugende Senior Systems Developer Jobs in Uganda

Job Summary

  • The Systems Developer is responsible for developing software to improve efficiency for both internal and external customers.

  • The job holder should exhibit excellent teamwork in coordinating with other stakeholders on all tasks; These include but are not limited to developers, consultants, project managers, user departments and direct reports (if any)

    The job holder will perform the following duties:


  • Identifying and suggesting various opportunities to improve efficiency and functionality for existing systems

  • Identify opportunities for integrations of various tools / systems to achieve a better user experience

  • Development of concepts in the company’s sandbox for presentation to the rest of the team.

    Project Execution

  • Systematic Documentation of system requirements (both business requirements and user stories)

  • Understanding requirements from a business perspective while contributing to developing and refining them.

  • Writing clean, reusable and testable code
    Following Agile principles during development
    Optimal design in algorithms

  • Testing systems at all levels i.e. Unit tests, Integration tests, Behavioural tests, Stress testing

  • Make use of code repos and versioning tools
    Write and implement software solutions that integrate different systems and web apis, and server-side logic

  • Successful rollout of projects to production

  • Monitoring of system performance

  • Putting in place backup and rollback strategies

    System Maintainance

  • Ensure uptime for the existing systems in Tugende by employing creative ways of maintaining or improving on them.

  • Implement best practices in systems maintenance e.g. backup scripts, log file management, server and resource monitoring, code refactoring etc.

  • Implementing data security and protection

    Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.


    Preferred skills, knowledge & Abilities

  • In-depth knowledge of either python (web) frameworks (e.g. Django, Flask, Pandas, Twisted, Numpy/Pandas,iPython, Matplotlib) OR C# Development (MVC 5)

  • Familiarity with web stack and underlying protocols and languages (TCP, UDP, HTTP, XML, JSON )

  • Database Management Systems (Postgres, MS SQL Server)

  • Understanding of general coding concepts e.g. object oriented development, model view controller, Azure DevOps, restAPI,
    Object Relational Mappers.

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning and deployment tools (such as Git, Bit bucket, Mercurial SVN or Ansible, JIRA)

  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, NodeJ5, Vue, and CSS3

  • Comfortable with either Linux and Windows Server (MS Azure)

  • Excellent time management and multitasking skills.

  • Timely Delivery of tasks

  • Good communication skills

  • Teamwork and professionalism

    Preferred Qualification

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering or relevant fields.

    Preferred Experience

  • At least 3 years’ experience in Python or C# or any other related platforms.


    What will you gain?

  • Career Trajectory: Someone who does this job can be promoted to; Senior systems developer, Software Applications Manager, Project Manager, Data Manager or Head of I.T Systems and Innovations

  • Hours and compensation: This position is for an ambitious, full-time employee who will take on additional responsibilities and projects as they arise. Tugende offers competitive salaries and benefits that reflect a person’s contributions to the company’s mission and growth.

  • Meaningful Work: Tugende’s work gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to earn a better living for themselves and their families. We are changing Africa’s asset-finance industry by building a sustainable business that ignites financial development. Join us!

  • Great Team: Tugende has a smart, fun, and growing team of ~450 employees. We take our work seriously, but love to joke and have fun. We regularly have fully-paid, voluntary team outings, as well as events for our customers. Our headquarters are in Kampala, Uganda and we are rapidly expanding in East Africa.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Tugende Senior Systems Developer Jobs in Uganda

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