Manage Products end-to-end within your given remit, ensuring a consistent focus on continuous improvement to ensure deadlines, SLAs and KPIs are achieved, and the function operates in best practice.
Develop and maintain our online portal and mobile site.
Develop and maintain our API integration with partners.
First point of contact for colleagues and external partners supporting with daily operational tasks, service configurations/definitions; effectively collaborating with key stakeholders on business-related support activities for troubleshooting/Issue resolution.
Document and share knowledge of the VAS, billing platforms and related systems, and APIs to enable integration and facilitate best practice service delivery.
Execute on the product development roadmap contributing to platform optimisation and evolution initiatives.
Perform integration, migration with acceptance and clearance tests, produce relevant test documentation and reports to facilitate best practice and optimised service delivery.
A Graduate Degree in Computer Science or similar would be desirable.
Direct Project Management experience with an excellent understanding of Agile / Scrum methodologies.
Demonstrable experience in software development and ideally native mobile app development.
Able to drive accountability for systems deployment and monitoring across operational surfaces.
Knowledge of software development lifecycle tools such as Jira, Jenkins; and data analysis tools such as Tableau, Excel etc.
Knowledge of automation/configuration management systems such as Ansible, puppet, chef etc.
Great knowledge working with frontend web frameworks such as bootstrap, jQuery, jQuery Mobile, AngularJS, Node.js.
Outstanding Object Orientated design and programming skills.
Strong knowledge of J2EE web frameworks (JPA, Hibernate, Servlets etc.).
Experience working with Spring MVC, Spring DI.
Strong Knowledge of RESTful Services such as JAX-RS.
SQL RDBMS, MySQL preferred.
Experience with Linux, Tomcat.
Operational Experience and Ticketing Support.
Demonstrable operational and maintenance experience with standard IT infrastructure.
High proficiency in English; French, Arabic or Swahili.
Experience in the mobile digital entertainment industry.
Exceptionally high ownership.
Excellent critical thinking skills.
Able to work with agility in a fast-paced environment.
They would also be insanely focused on demonstrating excellence in service delivery and problem-solving; breaking down complex information into understandable and actionable items.
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