Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the above post in our Information Technology, Organisation and Methods Division in Blantyre.
Position: Software Development Officer
The successful candidate will be reporting to the Software Development Manager.The duties to be performed will, among others, include the following:
Developing, testing and maintaining application software.
Implementing systems by installing and configuring applicable software.
Complying with established security standards of developed software.
Providing technical and operational support on developed software products including core application software.
Providing training in software systems and other products.
Interested applicants should be holders of a degree from a recognized university with a bias towards Computer Science, Computer Studies, or any related field with at least three years working experience in a busy software development environment.
Interested applicants must have the following attributes:
Must have hands-on practical knowledge of the following software development environments: Java, C#, PHP, Visual Studio, T24 jBasic, and mobile application development.
Must have practical knowledge of developing or manipulating REST APIs.
Must have practical knowledge of software testing systems.
Must possess good working knowledge of relational database management systems including Oracle and Microsoft SQL.
Must be able to exhibit at least 2 working business application systems they have developed.
Must possess good knowledge of Microservices Architecture Frameworks.
Must have good knowledge of Agile Software Development Methodologies.
Must have good working knowledge of LINUX, Windows and networking platforms.
How to apply
Applications together with detailed and updated curriculum vitae should be forwarded to the addressee below not later than 25th May, 2021.