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  • Posted: Sep 22, 2022
    Deadline: Oct 12, 2022
  • Techsavanna has provided a wide range of ICT services and software for Property Management, Project Management, Energy Management and Financial Management in diverse industry and client profiles. In Eastern Africa the firm has offices in Nairobi, in the region the firm comprises of with a total staff force of over 100.
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    Senior Application Developer

    Reference No 7/MJIK


    The Senior Application Developer will be responsible for leading the design, development and deployment of large-scale complex software solutions at an enterprise level. These applications are often high-volume mission critical systems and will provide an exposure to a broad range of technologies across all layers of architecture in JAVA, Redhat Integrations, Cloud and DevOps practice.

    He/She will work independently or collaborate with teams across the development organisation to understand the functional requirements and translate them into shippable products. In addition, he/she will be a technical lead in many projects and a thought leader in the integrations and software development practice.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Develop systems and systems integrations on the bank’s integrations middleware stack using JAVA and Red Hat Integration ttechnologies and tools to drive business.
    • Work closely with product owners and business analysts and solution architects during requirements engineering phase to understand and document functional and non-functional requirements.
    • Work together with Group Enterprise Architecture teams to aanalyze product requirements and design best-fit architectures and solutions guided by KCB policies and industry best practices and standards.
    • Identify, champion, and implement innovative solutions that exploit existing business opportunities and mitigate existing risks.
    • Accountable for development and timely delivery of quality applications and software solutions from requirements definition, review of solution design (SDD) and interface specification documents (ISD), user test planning and review, defect tracking, and ensuring closure project
    • Specify and ensure application controls are incorporated during design of the software in order to check on risk exposure.
    • Analyze and fix software applications bugs and defects and contributes towards ensuring high availability, scalability, fault tolerance and resilience of production solutions and applications.
    • Design, develop unit test plans and perform unit and scenario testing for application codebases and
    • Work with technology operations and support teams to handover system support skills and documentation and formulate OLA agreements with level 3 support


    • University degree from a recognized institution.

    More Details on Experience

    • 5 years Technology experience with at least 2 years’ experience in developing enterprise grade highly scalable Java based applications.
    • Application development experience using any of the following technologies:
    • Java 1.8+, Spring Framework, Apache Camel, Spring Boot, Restful Services (JAX-RS), REST and SOAP API, Java Testing Frameworks (JUnit, Mockito, PowerMockito), Microservices, JPA/JDBI, Openshift.
    • Experience working in a fast-paced agile environment.

    More Details on Skills

    • A good understanding of Cloud infrastructure & continuous integration tools such as GIT, Jenkins, XLR.
    • Able to work with a variety of customers and collaborate with technical teams

    Method of Application

    If you feel that you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualification and experience, please send your resume with your cell phone contact indicating your experience and why you are the most suitable candidate for the role, clearly quoting the job title and job reference to the address below before 12th October 2022.

    Email: [email protected]

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