VACANCY – SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

VACANCY – SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
Hwange Colliery Company Limited, the leading coal producer in Zimbabwe has a vacancy in
Finance and Company Secretariat Department for a Senior Software Developer under its ICT
section. Applications are invited from qualified and experienced professionals who meet the
following minimum requirements:

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
 Implement, Maintain and Support IT and Information Systems.
 Ability to meet business and user needs of the organization and scale as the organization
grows
 Researching, Designing, implementing and managing software programs
 Ability to Supervise and lead a team of developers and other ICT personnel as assigned
 The incumbent should be able to analyze, create tests and develop specifications and
requirements for developers and programs.
 Develop, analyze and organize requirements specifications, data mapping, diagrams and
flowcharts for developers and testers.
 Perform design, implementation and upgrades of information systems to meet the
business and user needs.
 Implement best practices for scalability, supportability, ease of maintenance and system
performance.
 Writing and implement efficient code
 Determining operational practicality and developing assurance procedures
 Deploying software, tools processes and metrics while maintaining and upgrading
existing systems
 Working closely with other developers and other ICT personnel and training users.

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
 Ability to lead a team of software developers
 Experience in developing secure software systems based upon industry specifications
 Analyze code for weaknesses and errors, and present detailed plans to improve them
 Proven ability to assess business needs and translate them into relevant solutions
 Strong and understanding and knowledge of the principles and practices associated with
database maintenance and administration
 The ability to learn new technologies quickly and have an analytical mind
 Ability to communicate complex procedures to other colleagues
 A commercial and business awareness
 Good communication skills

ISO CERTIFIED 14001: 2015 [EMS] and 45001: 2018 [OHS] QMS CERTIFIED COMPANY
 Attention to detail and desire to probe further into data

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
 BSc in Computer Science / Information Technology Systems / Software Engineering
 Certifications in relevant programming languages and technologies
 Operating systems iOS, Android Windows, Linux
 Project Management
 Clean class four driver license required

EXPERIENCE
 At least 2 – 3 years
 Experience in developing software utilizing various coding languages
 Back-end languages [Java/Spring-boot, Node.js, PHP/laravel, C++, .Net etc]  Front-end languages [javascript, angular, react, CSS etc]

AGE LIMIT
 A mature and professional candidate.
Interested and qualified persons should submit their application letters together with a detailed cv and copies of professional and academic qualifications not later than 19 March 2021 to:-

The Industrial Relations & Manpower Manager
Hwange Colliery Company Limited
P O Box 123
HWANGE
Email: careers@hwangecolliery.co.zw
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