Function: System Analysis and Software Development Reporting to: Head, Information Systems & Technology Location: Lagos Travel Frequency: Occasionally
Purpose of the Job
Primary responsibility for the development and support of the OSS/BSS platform and its integration with other systems and applications.
Expected Key Results
Develop and build software and applications.
Ensure feasibility and usefulness of projects.
Periodic project status reports
Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills:
Minimum 2.1/ Upper Credit Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Computer Information Systems or any related field or a combination of related experience and education.
Hands-on experience with Perl programming, Linux, Postgres RDBMS, and Apache web server required.
Demonstrated experience developing databasedriven web applications using PHP, Python, Ruby on Rails, or Java, a plus.
Previous experience in Telco OSS/BSS software, such as Freeside and FreeRadius, a big advantage.
Strong integration skills.
Good understanding of web application development using HTTP REST, software standards, software development life cycle and methodologies.
Knowledge of software development process, quality control, and impact assessment.
Demonstrated knowledge in mobile platforms, internet technologies and user interface.
Experience working in a multi-platform (LINUX, Mac-OS and Windows) environment.
Experience working with version control systems (Subversion, Git)
Strong team player.
Ability to mentor less experienced engineers.
Solid problem solver.
Ability to quickly learn and apply new tool sets, technology and concepts.
Proven ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple projects effectively, deal with changing priorities, and to meet deadlines in a rapidly changing, fast-paced environment.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills to present information and ideas clearly and succinctly and to explain various application software and hardware to end users