Senior Software Developer - Trade Facilitation - vCargo Cloud


As a Java/J2EE professional, you will be part of our technical team to develop and maintain business solutions for supply chain and trade facilitation.  You will participate in the full software development life cycle from requirements gathering, design, coding, testing and post-implementation support.  You will also be a member in the team to drive innovation and embracing on new technologies to deliver cutting edge solutions for our clients. 


·       Be in charge of the development and documentation of requirements specifications and functional specifications.

·       Develop, document and version-control codes.

·       Participate, assist and support in development and execution of QA test plans for SITs and UATs.

·       Provide support for production systems and participate in maintenance tasks, including change requests and upgrades.

Engage in all aspects of the software development cycle, including the coding and testing, conducting of system installation, user training and testing, documentation, post-implementation support, and debugging and bug fixing of the Company’s business offerings, solutions and services


Required Qualifications:

  • Diploma/Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Have a strong sense of responsibility and ownership of work.
  • Must be able to work closely within the team and at the same time be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Have a meticulous sense for details and a keen interest in quality work.
  • Proficiency in Java, JSP, Spring framework and Hibernate.
  • Proficiency in the Unix environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Prior knowledge and exposure to logistic/supply chain software solutions will be a plus.

How to Apply

Recruitment Process:

Resume + Cover letter to be sent to [email protected]

ONLY applications with Resume + Cover Letter will be examined 

- Step 1: If your profile corresponds to the role you will be contacted within 1 week after your application

- Step 2: A first interview will be organized to assess your technical skills

- Step 3: Second Interview will be organized to assess your soft skills


Starting Date: March 2020

Location: NAIROBI - off Lower Kabete

vCargo Cloud Kenya
Nairobi, KE