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Web/Java Developer1

  • Company: HealthIX
  • Deadline: Tuesday 6th March 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Care about software or kenchic chicken?

HealthiX is a startup company that is based in Nairobi, Kenya. We’re changing the world of Insurance systems developed for this market.

We’re looking for a Web/Java programmer who is…

  • A creative mind
  • Capable of writing standards compliant CSS and HTML, and some Web 2.0 stuff
  • Knows Java, and has developed something in Java
  • Likes to talk to and track users, and then do what’s needed to make their experience better.
  • Has worked with web services ( or at least knows what they are)
  • Has worked with database programming ( MySQL, Oracle etc)
  • Is ready to engage on a steep learning curve.
  • Desirable – knows about NoSql databases.
  • Familiar with REST and working REST API's 

Some practical things…

  • Don't worry if you don't know all the above. If you are very strong in one thing, then send us your CV and we can have a discussion.
  • We’d like this to end up as a permanent position or individual contracts. 
  • Only experienced programmers will be considered.   
  • Only successful candidates will be contacted 

How to apply

To apply – send the following:

  • An example of some work you have done, either an awesome web 2.0 web page, or some Java app along to with the word Web/Java Programmer in the subject.