Full Stack Developer – Creative Y&R – Nairobi

Job Purpose:
Primarily, the role will be required to deliver on the Full Stack assignments of websites and mobile applications (Android & iOS) including but not limited to Front End Technology, Back End Development Languages, Database, Server, API, and version Controlling Systems. The Full-Stack Developer will also be in charge of providing guidance and quality control of assigned project inputs and outputs in liaison with the Technical / Development Team.

Duties & Responsibilities
Work with development teams and product/Account managers to ideate software solutions
Design client-side and server-side architecture in liaison with the development team
Build the front-end and back-end interfaces of applications using PSDs and HTML files.
Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
Develop and manage SaaS-based applications, Messenger Chatbots, and Web & Mobile Apps (Android & iOS).
Write effective APIs such as Mobile Money payment integrations and integrating websites to ERP systems.
Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
Create security and data protection settings
Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design
Write technical documentation, project requirements, and post-delivery reports
Work with data scientists and analysts to improve software as per project requirements

You must have dedication, persistence, and passion for the speed and evolution of IT-driven business solutions, emerging trends, coding knowledge, and industry dynamics
Strong command of the English language and grammar

Big Picture and Strong creative thinking skills and ability to think conceptually
Excellent programing and coding skills
Must embrace design/ creative innovation in the IT development space
Excellent communication skills, written & verbal
Ability to lead, develop and motivate your team members
The creative ability that pushes boundaries on how to use digital channels
Ability to communicate effectively on complex IT & Dev matters professionally in a variety of styles for diverse audiences and
Collaboration & Relationship Management
Collaborative team player and open-minded to ideas
Desired behavior
Relentlessly curious about IT & its evolution, people, culture, brands, design, and business
Self-starting, proactive, and prepared to put in the hard yards to deliver excellent creative output
Must be resilient and be able to perform under pressure, delivering high-quality work against tight deadlines
Must be a self-starter who has the ability to self-manage time and output.
Demonstrable knowledge of and passion for digital.

Qualifications and Experience
Bachelors’ Degree in Information Technology / Computer Science or relevant field
Minimum 4 years experience in a full-stack or related role

Method of Application
If you meet all specifications for this position, please send us your CV and a cover letter to work@creative.co.ke on or before the close of business Friday 1st July 2022.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.