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Software Developer2

  • Company: M-Kopa LLC
  • Deadline: Friday 20th June 2014
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

M-KOPA LLC is a mobile technology company established in 2011 after successful trials of innovative, embedded mobile services.  M-KOPA uses mobile payments to offer consumer financing for energy products and services, targeted at off-grid users. Our first product; a mobile enabled solar home lighting system is available in Kenya where it provides clean, affordable energy to consumers, made accessible through machine-to-machine technology and mobile payments.

M-KOPA is seeking a skilled and motivated Software Developers to help in the process of developing the growing M-KOPA system.

The Position

Title:  Software Developer

Location:  Nairobi, Kenya

Start Date:  ASAP

Reporting to:  Head of Technology

Responsibilities Include:

·  Developing software solutions for different platforms/ devices as required by the business

·  Clear and concise technical documentation

·  Resolving related support tickets

Skills & Experience

·  At least 3 years of experience in building solutions using C#

·  Strong practical understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts

·  Solid understanding of the ASP.NET MVC Framework

·  Solid understanding of using ORMs such as NHibernate and Entity Framework

·  Excellent knowledge of MS SQL Server

·  Demonstrated skill in either UX design and rapid prototyping or BI and reporting tools

·  Ability to collect, distill and express user requirements

·  Strong analytical and problem solving skills with an attention to detail

·  Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage own time with changing priorities

·  A results oriented individual who thrives working in a fast paced environment

·  Excellent interpersonal skills with a willingness to go the extra mile to assist other team members

How to apply

A generous and competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate/s.

To apply, send an updated detailed copy of your cv and a cover letter expressing why you feel you would be an excellent candidate for the role to with the subject “Software Developer”