Sr. Software Developer Kenya

Organisation: Food for the Hungry Kenya (FH Kenya)
Post: Kenya
Deadline: 23/1/2019
Posted: Fri, 01/11/2019 - 14:16

Job Description

Job Title:                                Sr. Software Developer Kenya

Location:                                Nairobi, Kenya

Reports To:                            Sr. Director of Enterprise Systems

Job Post Closing Date:        23 January 2019


This position will reside in Nairobi, Kenya; the most appropriate candidate will be eligible to work in, and already reside in Nairobi.


Position Purpose

The Sr. Software Developer is responsible for leading teams of developers, working towards the delivery of reliable software and hardware solutions, writing impeccable code and delivering projects on time and within budget. This role will serve as a Technical Project Manager taking ownership of assigned development projects from inception to delivery. The position is expected to be able to lead a team, with the ability to multitask, teach and instruct coworkers, attend meetings with FH customers as required to ensure customer’s needs are met and successfully deliver all assigned projects. Secondarily, will provide support for key business applications. This role will provide 2nd level support by responding to and resolving technical issues and requests for enterprise applications worldwide, whether in person or remotely using email, phone, and remote access software.



Key Result #1 – Provide leadership and expertise in the area of code development and the implementation of software best-practices (55%).

Key Result #2 – Provide support for key business applications (15%).

Key Result #3 – Serve as Project Technical Manager (30%).


FH benefits include (Int’l):

Insurance - Health, Disability, Life

Paid holidays, vacation, & sick leave

Pension, after one year of service

Professional development and continuing education opportunities


The FH Heartbeat:

At Food for the Hungry, we operate under a set of guiding principles we call “The Heartbeat.” This includes our Values, Vision, and Purpose, which serve as the explanation of who we are and how we work as an organization. Together we follow God’s call responding to human suffering and graduating communities from extreme poverty.


Interested candidates are to apply by accessing the global Career website page:


Please note: a CV is not accepted in lieu of an application.


This position will close to applications on 23 January 2019.


Direct inquiries to No inquiries will be accepted or responded to by the FH Kenya office.


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Inter-Agency Working Group on disaster Preparedness for East and Central Africa (IAWG)

P.O. Box 14762- 00800 Westlands Nairobi, Kenya Tel:+254 (20) 418 0403/4/5

Physical location, Lower Kabete Road (Ngecha Junction).