To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.

JOBS

Software Developer1

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

Project: Kenya Health Workforce Project

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

  • Maintenance, modification, and improvement on the existing project systems
  • Design and development of new software for the health professionals’ databases
  • Assist in linking professional regulatory database systems to other health information systems to ensure an integrated and comprehensive database system for the entire health sector.

Qualifications:

  • The candidate must have a BSC in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related course from a recognized University
  • Up to 2-3 years experience in an active solutions development field
  • Must have working knowledge in .NET 2008 solutions development in VB and C#
  • Must have clear understanding of database management systems on MSSQL server 2005
  • Must have understanding of open source tools such as PHP and MySQL
  • Must have knowledge of system documentation and report generation from Crystal Reports
  • Experience in hardware maintenance and user support in Windows 2003 Server will be added advantage

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

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,
Nairobi

Email: judith.olecha@emorykenya.org