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KCB Group   |   Nairobi, Kenya   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Lead Applications Developer

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Information technology, software development, data
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent

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Job Summary

The Position

Digital Financial Services & Mobile Payments is responsible for driving the Bank's Digital strategy, Product and Business development of digital capabilities with new technologies to increase functionality, usage and transactions for Non Funded Income.
The Lead Developer shall be part of an agile development team building, customizing and enhancing enterprise grade applications, systems and interfaces to support internal process and business departments.

For the above position, the successful applicant should meet the following criteria:
  1. University degree in Computer Science / Information Technology or any other relevant field from an institution recognized by the Commission for Higher Education is required.
  2. Master’s degree in IT/ Computer Science/ Information Sciences/ MIS is an added advantage.
  3. Professional qualification in Java/Linux/Oracle/.NET is required.
  4. Minimum of 5 years’ experience working as an Applications Developer
  5. Strong leadership skills with demonstrated competencies in championing high performance management.
  6. A good understanding of Risk, Compliance policies and procedures.

NB: In the event that you are invited to interview for any positions, we will require that you provide us with the following documents:
  1. National I.D.
  2. KRA Pin Card
  3. Birth Certificate of self
  4. Passport Photo (White Background)
  5. NSSF Card
  6. NHIF Card
  7. Police Clearance Certificate (less than 5 Months old)
  8. Academic and Professional certificates, including official transcripts
  9. Certificates of Service from previous employers as applicable

Application ProcessThe above position is a demanding role for which the Bank will provide a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidates. If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the criteria given above, please log in to our Recruitment portal and submit your application with a detailed CV.


  1. Leading projects: Being the technical leader on a project team, including technical team leadership, mentoring of developers and technical client liaison for project.
  2. Software design & architecture of mobile & web applications, including support to Designers & UX teams.
  3. Programming software applications for the Business.
  4. Creative thinking & abstract, technical problem solving.
  5. Participation in software design, estimation of development tasks, testing, QA process, pair programming, troubleshooting & code debugging.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Information technology, software development, data
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Agile and Lean methodologies; Programming; Web service and application development; Web and mobile browsers; Testing and debugging; Troubleshooting; Software architecture
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)