NB: This job offering is solely on a contract basis with the possibility of extension.
Job Title: Software Engineer
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work collaboratively with staff to understand the Board’s business processes and then develop and execute interventions to address identified business problems
Design and code databases that meet the Board’s database architecture goals and can be used in a range of capabilities
Make use of open source tools to augment the Board’s database architecture
Create well-documented, clean and simple Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)
Develop and manage a cloud-based infrastructure that will store the Board’s data
Design, develop and implement test cases based on functional and non-functional requirements to ensure continuous deployment and availability of the Board’s systems.
Provide technical and technological support to the Board’s internal and external clients by assessing and troubleshooting complaints made and devising corresponding steps to resolve issues
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related fields
Minimum of 4 years working experience in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related fields
Experience in software development and programming in a language such as C, C++, C#, Java/JS, Python, Angular JS, etc.
Experience in using different relational databases such as SQL, Firebase and Postgres and operating systems like Windows, Linux, Android and iOS
Knowledge of relevant IT applications Strong front end, back end and mobile development exposure.
Highly motivated and passionate in developing new products
Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Good monitoring and evaluation skills
Excellent analytical skills
Good communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
High integrity and good ethical standard
Knowledge in administrative procedures
Good report writing skills
Willing to work in a team of diverse people