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  • Posted: Sep 17, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 29, 2021
  • I&M Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of I&M Holdings Limited, a publicly quoted company at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). The bank possesses a rich heritage in banking.
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    Frontend Developer


    These are tier 1 engineers who should be experienced in building high-performing, scalable, enterprise applications. They’ll be part of a talented software team that works on mission-critical applications. They will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.


    1. Develop new user facing features
    2. Enhance application for maximum speed and scalability
    3. Collaborate with team members, product owners and other stakeholders in translating business needs to actual code.
    4. Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end.
    5. Bridge the gap between graphic design and technical implementation
    6. Assist other frontend and backend developers with debugging and troubleshooting
    7. Translate UI/UX design wireframes and mockups to actual code and features.
    8. Maintain code quality, implement code linters and add unit tests for code implementations.
    9. Collaborate with Quality Assurance Engineers in testing implementations and writing Automation tests.
    10. Plan, lead and participate in culture events and activities.
    11. Collaborate with other team members and internal and external dependencies to resolve both technical and non-technical blockers.
    12. Liaise with the DevOps engineers in creating, implementing and troubleshooting CI/CD pipelines for web applications.
    13. Documenting feature implementation, releases and workflows.
    14. Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
    15. Promote usability best practices


    1. 3+ years of experience working as a Frontend Engineer
    2. Good understand of Node Js and Webpack configurations
    3. Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
    4. Expert level understanding of JavaScript programming language
    5. Expert level understanding of Angular Js
    6. Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
    7. Understanding of Javascript testing tools including Jest, Mocha, Angular Testing Library
    8. Familiarity with Typescript, RxJS and ES6
    9. Familiarity with CI/CD using CircleCI, TravisCI, Jenkins e.t.c
    10. Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
    11. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and Mercurial
    12. Yearn to learn new technology stacks and accept that learning is forever
    13. Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies
    14. Pay close attention to the little details that help make our products much better
    15. Have an ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks competently
    16. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision while achieving benchmarks

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    Android Developer

    Job Description

    We are looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

    As a Member of the team, you will:

    1. Design and build advanced applications for the Android platform
    2. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design and ship new features
    3. Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability and general reliability
    4. Identify & correct bottlenecks & fix bugs while improving application performance
    5. Continuously discover, evaluate and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
    6. Develop and deploy software that will help drive improvements towards the reliability, availability, performance and efficiency of I&M Bank’s services.
    7. Work with peers to plan & prioritize the development and test strategy to ensure high quality and timely delivery of the fixes and tools.
    8. Partner with various teams across the bank to transform requirements into tools, products, and services.
    9. Share knowledge across the team and the bank.
    10. Periodically spend time with the rest of the team outside of work with the intention to strengthen the bonds between the team members

    This may be your dream job if you:

    1. Have a strong core understanding of software engineering best practices
    2. Working knowledge of object-oriented design and development skills
    3. Possess fantastic problem solving, debugging and troubleshooting skills
    4. Understanding of concepts in data structures and algorithms with demonstrated ability to make use of them
    5. Working experience in Android UI design principles, patterns & best practices
    6. Experience with 3rd Party libraries and APIs
    7. You have prior experience as an Android Developer using Kotlin, Java, Android SDK, Android NDK
    8. You have experience in publishing an application on the Google Play store
    9. Proven work experience in design patterns mobile architecture using frameworks such as MVVM/MVC/MVP
    10. Familiarity with various testing tools
    11. Experience with SSO and OAUTH
    12. Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends and emerging technologies
    13. Solid understanding of the full mobile development lifecycle
    14. Experience with offline storage, threading & performance tuning
    15. Familiarity & good understanding with RESTful APIs to connect Android apps to backend services
    16. Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications.
    17. Understand Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
    18. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
    19. Familiarity with continuous integration/ continuous deployment
    20. Have an ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks competently
    21. Have strong interpersonal and communication skills
    22. Yearn to learn new technology stacks and accept that learning is forever
    23. Pay close attention to the little details that help make our products that much better
    24. Enjoy working in a fun and highly collaborative environment
    25. Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies
    26. You are a problem solver with good analytical skills

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.


    If you believe you meet the above requirements log onto our website and click on careers and apply for the position . Your application should reach us as soon as possible but not later than 29th September 2021.

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