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Software Developer

at Safaricom
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted December 2, 2019
Category Computer & IT
Currency KSH
Work Hours Day


Evergreen Requisition – Software Developer - (19000068)

An Evergreen Requisition is an advertisement for positions that Safaricom PLC hires for throughout the year. It is a way for Safaricom to build a database of qualified, interested individuals for a particular job function so that when there is a need to fill that type of role, the hiring process will be faster. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest for a particular job function within the Safaricom family.

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The Software Developer is responsible developing industrial strength software solutions and have a track record that proves your skills. We are not particular about the programming languages you have mastered, but interested in individuals, who understand programming and strive towards developing great products. In addition, we expect our software engineering team to develop their own ideas and create viable solutions.




Experience Requirements

At least 3-10 years of coding experience in a non-university setting.
Experience with mobile app development

Job Responsibilities

Develop software products

Work in a larger engineering team tasked to develop new products for Safaricom

Create new ideas and demonstrate them in code

Work with product managers and external parties in a team

Android or iOS experience

Ensure delivery timelines

Education Requirements

BS or MS in computer science or equivalent practical experience


Proficient in various programming languages and frameworks, such as C, C++, Java, Ruby, Python and Django, Ruby on Rails, etc.