To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.


Project Web Developer1

  • Company: Emory Project
  • Deadline: Wednesday 21st September 2011
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Project: Kenya Health Workforce Project

The Web Developer for the Kenya Health Workforce project will be responsible for:

  • Modification and improvement on the existing health professional websites, this may include training of users
  • Development of a suite of web applications for the health professionals’ databases on joomla & MYSQL
  • Link web application to other health professional systems. Use of a web service may be employed.


  • The candidate must have a degree in Information systems preferably minimum BSC in computer science from a recognized University.
  • Must have knowledge and experience in designing and building web applications. Use of open source technologies such as Apache, MySQL, PHP would be helpful, but is not required.
  • Must have working knowledge of web scripting and design principles – CSS, XHTML, JavaScript/Java/AJAX.
  • Some experience with module/theme development with a CMS like Joomla, Drupal or Wordpress
  • Proficiency in at least one structured programming language such as Java, C# or VB
  • Must have clear understanding of database management systems such as MSQL server

Essential Skills

  • Good interpersonal relationship and communication skills
  • Good analytical and report writing skills
  • Must be proactive and innovative keeping abreast with technological advancements
  • Must have ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be a team player, flexible and professional who is customer focused
  • Minimum of 2-3 years experience in the related field

How to apply

Applications accompanied by copies of certificates, detailed curriculum vitae, testimonials and a day time telephone contact should be received by the undersigned by 21st September 2011;

Country Director,
Emory Project,
P. O. Box 7808-00200,