Chuka University Job Vacancy For Applications Programmer, Application Details
Qualifications for the Applications Programmer Job
Must have a Bachelor’s degree in information Technology, information systems or equivalent qualifications from recognized institutions
Should have at least three (3) years’ work experience as Microsoft Dynamics (Navision) Programmer in a busy organization.
Should have experience as a web developer
Should have experience in computer desk Management, systems programming, database management and administration, information technology projects and software development.
Applications Programmer Job Responsibilities
Optimizing the performance , accuracy and reliability of the Core University system (Navision)
Integrating other existing systems into the Core University System(Navision)
Confirming software operation by conducting tests, modifying program sequence and/or codes where applicable
Analyzing University website requirements, developing the University website and integrating it with core University systems
Preparing reference for users by writing operating instructions/ manuals/ guides for key University systems
Documenting program development and revisions
Manage and maintain computerized records of students admissions and registration, Examinations, procurement, finance, accommodation, catering, timetables, medical etc
Manage timely input and output of data to ensure internal reports are produced in time and deadlines are met.
Liaise with relevant departments to ensure that the University’s computerized system are managed and maintained effectively.
Advises staff on methods of accessing information and to provide in house training for staff in the use of IMIS systems and other computerized systems as appropriate
Supervise and delegate duties to IMIS support staff as appropriate and ensure that quality standards are met and maintained.
Develop new systems to respond to the changing needs of the University
Performs any other duties that may be assigned by the immediate supervisor
How to Apply
Applicants MUST meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on leadership and integrity and will be required to produce clearance/compliance certificates from the following agencies:
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission(EACC)
Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
Directorate of Criminal Investigation(DCI)
Interested applicants are advised to visit Chuka University website www.chuka.ac.ke for the conditions for eligibility, requirements and other details for all the positions
Method Of Application:
Applicants must submit ten (10) copies of application letters giving details of their age, Education and professional qualifications, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s day telephone and email address, and enclosing duly certified copies of certificates and testimonials and giving names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicants competence accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae.
Applicants should request their referees to write and submit their confidential recommendation letters on their behalf directly to the undersigned. The name and the reference number of the position for which application is made should be clearly indicated on the envelope.
Applications should reach the undersigned not later than Thursday 21st December, 2017
Vice-Chancellor Chuka University P.O. Box 109-60400 Chuka
Chuka University is an equal opportunity employer. Physically Challenged People are encouraged to apply.