Engineer – Application Development Jobs – MTN Uganda Limited

@MTN Uganda Limited
  • Kampala, Uganda View on Map
  • Post Date : March 17, 2023
  • Salary: USh0
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  • Job ID 33045

Job Description

Job Title:   Engineer – Application Development   

Organisation: MTN Uganda Limited

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Senior Manager – IT Design and Delivery


About US:

MTN-Uganda is the leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines, fax/data, internet and mobile services.


Job Summary:  The Engineer – Application Development will be responsible for the development and implementation of the various applications, API services and technologies.  Develop and support applications/API services (following the wider MTN group architectural principles) that will support to meet business and customer requirements.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the evolution of application and API Services and align vendor roadmaps.
  • Work closely with Digital Platforms & Delivery teams to validate, develop and test new solutions.
  • Develop API Services to extend beyond the MTN Telco boundaries.
  • Drive automated deployments for application and API Services.
  • Ensure data is distributed across API Service Channels following the group architectural principles.
  • Support the application and API Service architecture associated with the underlying platform infrastructure and the integration to back-end systems.
  • Use the approved tools and technologies to develop for and support team members and the services they provide.
  • Develop according to internal standards, MTN group technology and legal and security requirements.
  • Develop within the framework and requirements for application and API services and infrastructure to enable effective services to MTN Uganda.
  • Develop and Integrate API services with new and existing technologies and platforms within MTN Uganda.
  • Research, define, propose, and implement new trends and services in terms of application development to enable best-in-class innovative solutions and services.
  • Support and maintain all in-house developed platforms and service architecture within MTN Uganda.
  • Support application operations and ensure that solutions are fit-for-purpose and meeting required business KPI’s and targets.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, Electrical/Telecom Engineering
  • Relevant certification / accreditation as required for role.
  • Programing skills, Knowledge of Microservices Architecture, UNIX/Solaris/Linux and Database Administration skills.
  • Three years of experience in relevant sector/industry/ area of specialization
  • Worked in a diverse culture.
  • Software development experience with key focus on integration technologies
  • Deep understanding of API and application design, development, and lifecycle management process
  • Analytical skills
  • Communication skills
  • Conflict management skills
  • Flexibility – the ability to adapt and change in the light of changing circumstances / new information.
  • Negotiation skills
  • Quality management skills
  • Risk management skills
  • Strong “can-do attitude” combined with an ability to use minimum resources to get maximum outputs.


NB: Female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.


How to Apply:

All candidates who wish to join MTN Uganda Limited in this capacity should apply online


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Deadline: 20th March 2023


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Date Posted 2023-03-15
Valid Through 2023-03-20
Hiring Organization MTN Uganda Limited
Job Location , , Kampala, 0256, Uganda

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