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Java Developer5

  • Company: TraceTracker East Africa
  • Deadline: Tuesday 31st July 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

TraceTracker East Africa is looking for experienced Java Developers  in the Nairobi area. We currently have a PHP team and a QA team in Nairobi, and are looking to add a Java team.

The ideal candidate for this position must have worked with Java-based web or mobile applications previously and must be comfortable working in a fast-paced and international environment.


  • Work in a fast-paced and highly collaborative development environment tasked with engineering improvements and performance enhancements to existing products
  • Implement new features and user interfaces using Java EE
  • Write unit tests and integration tests
  • Write documentation
  • Possibly interact with clients at various levels (participate in demos, gather requirements, etc)
  • Prototype and implement optimization techniques and participate in design and code reviews


  • At least 3 years of experience with software development
  • Strong skills in Java
  • Experience with Java development tools - Eclipse/NetBeans
  • Experience with Java frameworks - e.g. JavaEE, Spring Security, PrimeFaces
  • Experience with XML
  • Familiar with web services: REST and SOAP
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript/jQuery
  • Experience with full lifecycle of web development projects
  • Familiarity with Scrum (Agile) development methodology is a plus
  • Experience with Linux is a plus
  • Technical innovator and thought leader
  • A proactive approach and an ability to work independently and in a team
  • Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and presentation


How to apply

Send your CV to before the end of July 2012, and we will give you some assignments to complete.