Showing posts with label ICT Jobs in Kenya. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ICT Jobs in Kenya. Show all posts

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Kenyaweb Mobile Application Developers Job Vacancies in Kenya

Kenyaweb is a professional Mobile and Web application development company with the Head Office in Nairobi, and another branch in Mombasa Kenya.

We are seeking to recruit interactive Mobile Application Developers with experience in developing full-scale mobile applications on the iOS, Android, Symbian and Windows platform.

We are particularly interested in individuals possessing a quality-oriented attitude, attention to detail and the capacity to debug their own code.

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a team of extremely talented programmers and designers with an aim to create exciting new consumer mobile products, then we should talk.

Responsibilities:

  •     Develop new apps
  •     Maintain existing apps
  •     Assist in the ideation of apps
  •     Assist in the creation of information architecture and wireframes of apps

Requirements:

  •     1+ Years experience developing mobile apps using various programming languages
  •     2+ Years of software development experience
  •     Strong ambition to adapt and learn new development technologies
  •     Ability to effectively communicate and work in a team
  •     Strong attention to detail
  •     Proven experience in developing mobile applications using J2ME

Other desired skills:

  •     Strong understanding of OOP principles and design patterns
  •     Experience developing with Adobe Flash, Flash Builder, and ActionScript
  •     Experience developing cross-platform apps using Adobe AIR
  •     Experience developing Android apps using Java
  •     Experience developing with Unity3D
  •     Experience developing with JavaScript / AJAX
  •     Experience developing with PHP / MySQL
  •     Experience developing with Microsoft.NET (C#) / MsSQL
  •     Experience implementing 3rd party APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, etc)

The salary for this position commensurate with experience.

In addition, kenyaweb provides a competitive benefits package, including merit-based bonuses and more.

Applications:

If you are the person we are seeking to recruit, send your cover and detailed Curriculum Vitae ASAP to hr@kenyaweb.com and cc to appsupport@kenyaweb.com to reach us not later than 9th January, 2012

NOTE

    Those who had applied earlier and those who do not meet the above qualifications need not apply.
    Mention some of the apps you have developed on your CV and kindly give a link to some of them which have been published on app stores.

Saturday, September 10, 2011

PZ Cussons East Africa Business Systems Analyst (IT Department) Job in Nairobi Kenya

PZ Cussons East Africa is a leading Global Manufacturer and Marketer of leading Household quality brands that include Carex, Imperial Leather, Venus and Ushindi.

We wish to recruit a highly driven, value-aligned and experienced individual to fill the position of Business Systems Analyst to be based in Nairobi.

Job Purpose

The Business Systems Analyst is responsible for analyzing the business needs, identifying business system-related problems and propose solutions through system development or re-engineering lifecycles.

This position reports to the IT Manager.


  • Principal Accountabilities
  • Identify and analyze business application problems and provide solution as required.
  • Determine requirements for business systems to meet user department needs and total business objectives.
  • Understand and appreciate MFG/PRO application to provide support and should be able to extract data from related database tables.
  • Conducts and/or participates in the analysis of business processes and functional requirements and in the preparation of appropriate documentation to communicate and validate the information.
  • Administer all relational databases to ensure daily DTS load success.
  • Support end users with the development of Microsoft Excel-based solutions to information requirements (MS Queries, Pivot table, logical functions).
  • Database administrative functions including and database concept, including system lifecycles , user issues , relational database and adapt warehousing
  • Train end user on business systems and any related system.
  • Knowledge, Skills & Experience Needed
  • A BSC in IT or any other related qualification
  • 3 Years Experience in Business Systems supporting more than 100 Users
  • Experience in an ERP system
  • MCDBA Certification or Equivalent
  • UNIX or LINUX Experience
  • Experience in AIX Server Administration
  • Experience in Web Administration – An advantage
  • Ability to align self to our core values of Courage, Accountability, networking, Drive and Oneness
  • Potential to demonstrate our Global Competencies of Creating the Future, Working Together, being Adaptable, and Pursuing Success within the first six months of employment
  • PZ Cussons is an equal opportunity employer


How to Apply

If you meet the requirements for this position, please send your application and CV to Jobs.Kenya@pzcussons.com.

This vacancy remains open until the position is filled.

Friday, February 11, 2011

National Oil Oracle Database Administrator Job in Kenya

Oracle Database Administrator
Ref: HR/01/02/11

Job Profile

Reporting to the ICT Manager, the job holder will take a lead role in Oracle database administration whilst ensuring that the implementation of Information Technology resources is aligned with the Corporation’s mission, goals and strategic plan.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take a lead role in Oracle database administration and other corporate databases.
  • Implement and support central business applications including Oracle E-business suite, document management systems, tank gauging system amongst others.
  • Compliance and adherence to statutory requirements concerning information management such as audit, risk management, copyright and freedom of information.
  • Enforce effective security of information on application and database systems within the Corporation’s infrastructure.
  • Liaise with the ICT Manager in the implementation of the Corporate ICT strategy, supporting policies and defining standards associated with information management.
  • Establish monitoring processes for the various business applications and databases which provide accurate, pertinent and timely information to manage investments in information and associated resources.

Requirements

  • A Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related discipline from a reputable University.
  • Must be an Oracle certified professional.
  • Be proficient in Oracle database administration and management, patching, cloning and backups.
  • Have at least three to five years experience with Oracle DBA tools, Oracle Developer and Oracle PL/SQL scripting.
  • Have strong knowledge of the Oracle E-business Suite Architecture and its development standards and implementation methodologies with experience in a busy work environment.
  • Demonstrate good knowledge and experience of PC operating systems and core applications, LINUX, UNIX and windows OS, internet services, systems engineering and support.
  • Experience in design, implementation and commissioning of Company wide ERP systems will be an added advantage.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and appreciation for all aspects of ICT through progressive involvement and application of ICT to business processes.

Work Related Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Self drive, dependability, reliability and high level of professionalism.
  • Thorough and timely decision making skills.
  • Keen on detail with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Well regarded demeanor.
  • Team player and results or goal oriented.
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply knowledge effectively.
  • Demonstration of high level of integrity, honesty and sensitivity to others in working relationships.

National Oil is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will offer a competitive package to the successful candidates.

Applications clearly indicating position reference should be addressed to the

Human Resources Manager,
P.O Box 58567 – 00200
City Square Nairobi

or via email: hrm@nockenya.co.ke

so as to reach us by 25th February, 2011.

Please include your daytime telephone number and names and contact addresses of three (3) professional referees.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Reports Analyst Job Vacancy in Kenya

Job Ref. MN 4606

Our client, an international refugee resettlement agency seeks to fill the position of Reports Analyst who will be responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate preparation of standard and ad hoc statistical and operations reports.

The successful candidate will also prepare and automate regular sectional quality control reports to ensure data
accuracy and identify training needs. The candidate will also be involved in creation of Ms Access queries and
customized database solutions.

Personal Profile

    * Minimum “O” Level education / or equivalent. Certificate and/or degree in Computer Science is highly desired.
    * Proven experience working with databases.
    * Advanced knowledge in TRANSACT SQL and Microsoft SQL Server database design, stored procedures, views and functions.
    * Advanced computer knowledge, specifically with Ms Access, Ms Outlook, Ms Excel and other statistical analysis programs.
    * Strong analytical skills and excellent report-generation skills with the ability to assimilate, process and document information for a variety of audiences.
    * Ability to work as a member of a team in a multi-cultural environment and work independently with minimal supervision.
    * Excellent problem – solving skills.
    * Strong English communication skills, both oral and written.

Send your application with a detailed CV and a daytime telephone number. You MUST disclose your current or past salary. Failure to disclose may disqualify your application.

Send your application by hand, courier, post or email so as to reach us by 19th November 2010. Mark Job Ref. No.
on top left of the envelope.

Send to:

Executive Selections Division,

Manpower Service (K) Ltd,

3rd Floor, Landmark Plaza,

Directly Opposite Nairobi Hospital Entrance,

P.O. Box 50736 – 00200, Nairobi.

Email: recruit@manpowerkenya.com.

Two Way Radio Engineers Jobs in Kenya

A leading IT and Communication company is seeking two (2) qualified individuals for the post of Two Way Radio Engineers. One will be required to do field work, while one is required for lab and board level work.

Requirements:

    * Ability to carry out board level trouble shooting and repairs, with the help of test equipment.
    * Experience in VHF, HF and UHF two way radios will be an added advantage.
    * Minimum Degree in electronics engineering or Higher National Diploma with minimum of 5 years’ hands-on experience in electronics trouble shooting.
    * Experience with workshop test equipment tools such as oscilloscope.
    * Provide and maintain necessary documentation.
    * Self-motivated and able to work independently.
    * Excellent team work and communication skills.
    * Proficient with MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

CVs to be emailed to – career@expauto.com or addressed to

Head of Business Development
P.O Box 22709—00400
Nairobi – Kenya

All applications to be received before the 30th of November 2010

Ericsson Region Sub-Saharan Africa (RSSA) Job Opportunities

1. Experienced Customer Project Manager

2. Senior Solution Architects

3. Senior Service Engineers – RAN / CORE

4. Domain Area Managers

5. Senior Consultants

Get inspired everyday at Ericsson by becoming a part of our global team and join us in serving well over 40 percent of all mobile subscribers globally.

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and related services to mobile and fixed network operators globally. Over 1,000 networks in 175 countries utilize our network equipment.

We provide communications networks, telecoms services and multimedia solutions across the globe.

Globally, Ericsson is divided into 10 regions one of them being Region Sub-Saharan Africa (RSSA) which has responsibility for 43 countries in Africa.

We are innovating, developing and improving the lives of people, business and society. We are looking for the best and the brightest to join us. It’s a career, and some would say it’s a mission. We know this – it’s an opportunity.

1. Experienced Customer Project Manager

Position Number: 28627

    * PMP Certified
    * Bachelor degree, preferably in science, business or telecommunications discipline.
    * At least 7+ years working experience in Telecommunication environment.
    * Must have been Project Manager responsible as overall Customer Project Manager or for Type C or D Projects, with at least 5 years of proven project management success in various scale projects.
    * Excellent technical understanding of Network Deployment, Access integration. Tuning & Optimization.
    * Demonstrated working knowledge of PM processes.
    * Excellent leadership & negotiation skills, strong customer orientation, excellent conflict resolution skills, excellent analytical & problem solving capability, excellent communication skills both oral and written, business acumen, consultative approach with focus on profitability & margin.
    * Strong financial understandings of Project financials

2. Senior Solution Architects

Position Number: 28633

    * Masters degree in Engineering, IT, Computer Science or Telecommunications
    * At least 8 year relevant experience, 5 of which must be in solution design and analysis and design
    * Excellent knowledge of Multimedia, 3G, IP, GSM, Transmission, Packet Data.
    * Excellent presentation and communications skills
    * Experience in customer sales

3. Senior Service Engineers – RAN / CORE

Position Number: 28620

    * Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, IT, Computer Science or Telecommunications
    * At least 6 years hands-on experience
    * Excellent knowledge of Multimedia, 3G, IP, GSM, Transmission, Packet Data.
    * Certification  in Sun Solaris,  Cisco, Juniper,  Oracle,  Sybase, Veritas, Java Software development, programming or other relevant certifications
    * Excellent presentation and communications skills

4. Domain Area Managers

Position Numbers: 28634 / 28635

    * Bachelor of Science certificate in Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications or equivalent.
    * At least 6 years experience of working in the Telecommunication Industry of which at least 4 years in management position, sales and marketing experience would be beneficial.
    * Experience of leading unit or team of people

5. Senior Consultants

Position Number: 28636

Application

Interested candidates for roles MUST apply online as follows:

    * Go to www.ericsson.com/careers
    * Search jobs by country ‘Kenya’ Tanzania, drc
    * Check the requisition number for the job you are interested in.
    * Post your application to be considered for these exciting roles.

Closing date for submission of applications is 26th November 2010.

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.