Temporary Assistant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Capital Markets Authority

Job Description

The Capital Markets Authority is a statutory agency charged with the responsibility of regulating and developing an efficient capital market in Kenya. The Authority invites applications for the above position.

TEMPORARY ASSISTANT – PHP MYSQL WEB DEVELOPER

Reports to: Manager Strategic Projects

Contract Period: 6 months

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Work with the Manager Strategic projects to design and implement a Project management system.
Handling requests for information and data from the Project Management system.
Preparing/customising reports on the Project Management system.
Carrying out customization of the Project Management system according to the Authority’s requirements.
Involved in research to make the unit perform its duties more efficiently and effectively.
Undertake other assignments as assigned from time to time.

Minimum Requirements

Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Projects Management, Engineering or any related field.
Experience in development and or administration of any Project management tool will be an added advantage.

Skills and Competencies

Must be able to build full-scale web applications in PHP from the ground up and have Deep knowledge of PHP.
Must have experience with relational database design and optimization techniques using MySQL (or similar RDBMS)
Must have a working knowledge of prepare statements and MySQL best practices.
Proficient in word processing, data management, spreadsheet, presentation, data analysis and other programs;
Needs to understand web stack concepts such as HTTP, cookies, headers, profiling, and caching
Needs to understand core implementation concepts such as algorithms, data structures, performance, security, and object-oriented programming
Must be security minded, and be able to develop efficient endpoint.
Must be able to write and maintain scripts that interface with third party endpoints. Both server side (PHP) and client side
Ability to interface with multiple APIs across multiple web platforms
Ability to successfully write and conduct tests on code prior to release
Ability to manage and meet stakeholder expectations;
Ability to support implementation of projects.

Applications should be received on or before July 11, 2018.

Note: Please upload a CV and one-page Cover Letter only at this stage. No certificates or other testimonials will be required until interview stage. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for assessment.

“Capital Markets Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

THE CAPITAL MARKETS AUTHORITY DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS.

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To apply for this job please visit www.brightermonday.co.ke.