To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.


Software Developer1

  • Company: Farwell Consultants Limited
  • Deadline: Thursday 20th March 2014
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Software Development Position

Duties and responsibilities

1.  Develop solutions

2.  Actively contribute to all v design work

3.  Technical Pre Sales Support

4.  Provide timelines & high level technical designs for Proposals

5.  Develop project plans for development activities

6.  Operations Management

7.  Fault Resolution

8.  Tech Support to Account Management

9.  Track & Monitor Faults

10.  Track & Monitor Website availability

11.  Track & Monitor Website SEO

Minimum Qualifications

1.  Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems from an accredited college or university

2.  Experience in developing web based software solutions

3.  Good understanding of the software development cycle

4.  Ability to understand clients requirements and documentation

Minimum Technical Skills

  1. Advanced HTML &  PHP knowledge. Other programming languages such as JSP and ASP.NET will be an added advantage.
  2. Skills in script languages such as Javascript, Jquery, Moo tools, Ajax and like 
  3. Database design and management. Experience working with MYSQL & MSSQL.
  4. Knowledge in CMS such as JOOMLA, DRUPAL & WORDPRESS. Theme development and plugin customization.
  5. MVC Frameworks such as YII, ZEND, CODEIGNITER or any other standard framework.
  6. Advanced skills in CSS, CSS3 Animations added advantage.
  7. Knowledge in third party payment gateway integration such as PESAPAL/PAYPAL would be an added advantage.
  8. Must have understanding of SEO
  9. Web hosting and Email support.

How to apply

Send application letter and CV to Also provide a portfolio of the projects you have worked on.

For any further clarifications please call us on 0734223388.