SIM Kenya’s Banda Health ministry, based out of Nairobi, Kenya, works to transform lives in very-low-income communities using technology and relationships. The team consists of medical doctors, software developers, analysts and healthcare managers in addition to a relationship network across Kenyan healthcare and beyond.
The senior software engineer will be responsible for creating and maintaining software which will deliver good healthcare in very-low-income communities.
Fully understand our software stack and contribute to improve quality.
Maintenance of existing software ie. bug fixes, additional features.
Gathering of requirements for new features.
Creating mockups/ prototypes for new requirements.
Maintain technical documentation.
Communication with key stakeholders, the iDempiere community, and professional networking to facilitate collaboration within the health-care software industry.
Mentoring of junior developers.
5+ years of Java experience.
5+ years of RDBMS experience (Oracle, SQL serve, MySQL, Postgresql etc)
Experience with GoLang is a plus.
Experience with docker.
Experience with version control systems (git).
Experience with health software is a plus.
Motivation, being self-directed yet able to work well as a team.
Strong communication skills and the ability to partner with cross-functional teams
Education and Experience::
Post-Secondary Diploma or Degree in computer science or closely-related program.
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience which would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
The Lead Developer
Qualified applicants should contact firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief cover letter and a resume.