Entry Level Systems Developer Job Opportunities – SolarNow

Job
Title:        
 Systems Developer   
Organisation: SolarNow
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to:
ICT Functional Manager
About US:
SolarNow is a
distribution and finance company that sells high quality solar product and
appliances to households and businesses in Uganda. The company started in 2011
and has since opened 47 branches throughout Uganda, 12 more branches in Kenya,
and employs over 800 people.
Job Summary: The
Systems Developer is responsible for developing, enhancing, modifying and/or
maintaining system applications including but not limited to the company ERP
(Odoo). Part of his duties will involve diagnosing and resolving system faults.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        
ERP
Testing
o   Writing unit and integration tests for
existing and new code.
o   Conduct usability tests with end users to
ensure system performs as specified.
o   Analyse existing systems to identify areas
for improvement.
·        
Troubleshooting:
Identify bugs and providing
documentation on resolutions and workarounds
.
·        
Code
Maintenance:
Ensure all code is
correctly maintained in source control systems
.
·        
System
Software Support:
Provide level
II system application support from time to time.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
·        
The
applicant for the SolarNow Systems Developer job placement must hold a
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science OR Computer Engineering OR Software
Engineering OR IT OR a related programme
.
·        
Two to
three years of experience in a similar role
·        
Problem
solver with strong analytical skills.
·        
Excellent
communication skills
.
·        
Ability
to work in a team and share information.
·        
Self-driven
with ability to work with minimum supervision
·        
An eye
for detail and identifying problems
.
·        
Hands-on
experience in application development using Python programming.
·        
A
working knowledge of ERP systems especially Odoo is an added advantage.
·        
Strong
OOAD (Object-Oriented Analysis and Design) experience
·        
Test-Driven
development and experience in Agile Methodology
·        
PostgreSQL
database management experience.
·        
Good
knowledge of SQL, XML, and JSON.
·        
Experience
with Linux OS
.
·        
Proficient
understanding of code versioning tools.
How to Apply: 
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications
to the Human Resource Manager, SolarNow Uganda Services via e-mail to
recruitmentug@solarnow.eu with their updated CVs (no other documents). Please
indicate position title as the subject of the Email.
Deadline: 22nd June 2018
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