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Backend Software Developer - Linux OS

Corporate Staffing Services is a leading recruitment agency in Kenya providing complete recruitment services. In the last ten years we have been partners to local and foreign businesses looking to hire Kenyan professionals. We have recruited for diverse clients in different sectors and industries.

Job Title:  Backend Software Developer - Linux OS

Job Description:

Backend Software Developer Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and support of mobile applications and ensuring they are fully functional, piloted and approved.
  • Create high scalable web apps that users can interact with daily
  • Maintain, contribute and adhere to the company’s programming best practices and guidelines.
  • Conducting user acceptance testing with the customers to ensure that the solution meets the expectation of the user.
  • Interacting with the company project managers to define, design and ship new features to bring new market concepts
  • Explain technologies and solutions to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
  • Analysis of various requirements, problem definitions of solutions to determine operational feasibility of solutions and advise management appropriately
  • Implementation of new technologies to maximize development efficiency
  • System documentation for solutions developed including user guides and manuals, developer guides and system functional specifications documents for use by the various stakeholders

Qualifications for the Backend Software Developer Job

  • A degree in Computer Science, System Engineering or related field
  • 3-5 years’ of experience in development
  • Strong PHP development skills
  • Experience with Yii framework
  • Experience in developing Hybrid HTML5 Applications
  • Good understanding and experience in Web Front end development frameworks – Twitter Bootstrap, AngularJS etc
  • Responsive web development based on HTML5, CSS3, Bootrstrap, Material Web, Flat UI Design, REST, SOAP, JSON, JQUERY and AJAX technologies
  • Ability to develop web services based on REST, SOAP, JSON, JQUERY and AJAX technologies
  • Database design and management (in MySQL, Postgres, SQLite)
  • Good understanding of Email and SMS gateway integration
  • Ability to perform performance tuning
  • Ability to interface PHP with other langauges e.g. Java, C++
  • Proven experience in successfully managed software development projects

Method of Application

Please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject E.g. (Software Sales Manager-Fintech Solutions) to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke before Monday 29th May, 2017.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing. Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the short listing process

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