Overview

Software Developers

Job Role Description

Ensure high-quality software delivery by researching, planning, developing and implementing new and existing software programs.

Functions/Key Responsibilities

Writing and implementing efficient software code.
Testing and evaluating software code.
Identifying areas for modification in existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications.
Implementing existing quality assurance procedures.
Training end users.
Working closely with other Developers, Testers, UX designers, business and systems analysts.

 

Qualifications And Experience

University graduate in Computer Science/Engineering or related degree from a reputable university.
Excellent academic performance. Only First Class or Second Class Upper Division degree holders will be considered.
Demonstrable hands-on experience in the technologies listed below. Note that you will be expected to attend and pass a Practical Programming Interview in addition to an Oral Interview:
SQL Programming and Performance Tuning/Optimization.
Experience in at Least one Structured and/or Object Oriented Programming Language (C/C++, Java, Python etc). Experience with the Power Builder Programming Language is an added advantage.
Basic DevOps Skills
Basic MS Windows and Linux Administration skills.
Basic Database Administration skills are an added advantage (Oracle, MS SQL).
An innovative spirit: This is a challenging technical job that requires creativity in generation of ideas and unique solutions to technical problems.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will be expected to participate in preparation of both Technical and End User Documentation.
Excellent Interpersonal skills and a good team player. You will work in teams composed of colleagues of diverse skill-sets in addition to fellow Software Developers. Good synergy with your colleagues will therefore be critical to your success.
Readiness to be assigned to projects outside Kenya where the need arises.

MODE OF APPLICATION

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All interested applicants should submit an Application Letter accompanied with a well structured and formatted CV that clearly shows the following:

University Academic Qualifications clearly stating the grade you achieved and graduation date (Attach a copy of your University Degree and Transcripts).
Professional certifications and courses on MOOCs (Udemy, Coursera, edX etc).
Past Programming Projects you completed at Work or School. Briefly describe the project and the developed software and explain how it it supports your application and suitability for this job.

About Indra

Indra is one of the main global consulting and technology companies and the technology partner for core business operations of its clients businesses throughout the world. It provides unique in-house solutions and advanced and high added value technology services that allow its customers to solve their most critical issues and enhance their processes, efficiency, profitability and differentiation. Indra is a world leader in the development of comprehensive technological solutions in fields such as Defense & Security, Transport & Traffic, Energy & Industry, Telecommunications & Media, Financial Services and Public Administrations & Healthcare. Through its Minsait unit, it provides a response to the challenges of digital transformation. Our vision As a corporate project, the Indra vision has always been long-term and has been founded upon the firm belief that maintaining a company profile focused on innovation with a solid technological base and offering premium solutions to leading clients allow us to generate increased growth and profitability and, thereby, acquire the capacity to create value in the short-, medium- and long-term. In 2004, following a period of consultation and feedback with company professionals, we defined our vision as follows: "To be an innovative knowledge-based company in our relations with internal and external stakeholders (shareholders, professionals, clients, etc.), with the institutions that cultivate and develop this knowledge, and with the communities in which we operate."