NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE FUND
INTRODUCTIONNational Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) is a statutory Health Insurance Scheme established by the NHIF Act, Cap 395, so as to undertake the responsibility of insuring medical care services to its members. The Fund is dedicated to providing support to its beneficiaries to access health care services through a wide network of accredited quality health facilities throughout Tanzania. NHIF envisions on becoming the leading Health Insurance Scheme of choice in the sub-Saharan region in terms of sustainability and quality of services. NHIF is an equal opportunity employer.
1. SYSTEMS DEVELOPER (2 Positions)
System Developer shall be responsible for developing and supporting .NET/C#/Java projects, functions and completing specific work, projects and miscellaneous tasks while ensuring commitment and quality through to completion. This highly responsible position involves using established work procedures to analyze, design, develop, implement, maintain, re-engineer and troubleshoot organization’s applications.
1.2. Key Responsibilities
Use technologies such as Java, C#, ASP.NET, SQL, MVC, and Microsoft Workflow to develop technical solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
Design, code, test, debug and document software according to the functional requirements
Develop, maintain and support programs/tools for internal and external clients/stakeholders
Analyze, diagnose and resolve errors related to their applications
Help define project plans requiring software development and hardware installations
Provide technical and project management expertise across multiple areas of application development
Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis as required
Investigate operational or systematic problems and user queries as required
Follow all department standards and methodologies
Strong ability to effectively lead a team of .NET DEVELOPER
Identify options for potential solutions and assess them for technical and business suitability
Draw up specific proposals for modified or replacement systems
Produce project feasibility reports and present proposals to user departments
Work closely with developers and a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
Draw up a testing schedule for the complete system
Oversee the implementation of a new system, write user manuals and train new system users
Keep abreast of technical and industry developments
1.3. Required Minimum Qualification:
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or any closely related field from an accredited college or university.
Professional training (certifications shall be an added advantage) in enterprise level software development framework preferably .Net and Java.
1.4. Required Competences, Skills and Experience
At least 3+ years’ experience of using .NET and/or Java development
Should be able to cope within weeks and participate effectively in the ongoing projects
Experience in using MVC and HTML 5 for developing web applications
Experience in Developing and Deploying and Integrating Web Services
Experience of using Object Relational Mapping Frameworks such as Entity Framework, Hibernate etc
A good understanding of Database Programming with such dialects as T-SQL, PSQL (MS SQL Oracle, DB2, MySQL etc.)
A solid understanding of OOP principles
A good understanding of N-tier and N-layered architecture
Strong analytical skills
Experience of working effectively as part of a team
Experience of working to and applying agile methodologies
Good written and verbal communication skills
A flexible approach and ability to adapt
Ability to work under own initiative
1.5. Age limit: Below 45 years.
All posts carry an attractive remuneration package in accordance with the NHIF Schemes of Service and Staff Regulations.
MODE OF APPLICATION
Interested persons who meet the qualifications given above are required to submit their well written application letters enclosing certified copies of academic and professional certificates, a detailed CV with one current colored, passport size photograph of applicant attached on the first page of the CV. The applicant should also provide two names of his/her referees in the CV, indicating their telephone numbers, e-mails, postal and physical addresses. One referee must be from the current/ latest employer.
Application shall be sealed in an envelope clearly indicating the name of position applied for on the top right hand side of the envelope; and submitted by post or physically so as to reach the address below not later than 21st June 2017, 4.00 pm
The Director General
National Health Insurance Fund,
Kurasini Bendera Tatu,
P. O. Box 11360,
DAR ES SALAAM.
Note: This advertisement is also available at our website: www.nhif.or.tz
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