MFS Planning Engineer

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Company:Telkom Kenya
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. Not Mentioned

Job details

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Requirements elicitation, analysis and documentation.
  • Automation of complex, manual and error-prone processes.
  • Understanding issues and opportunities with current applications.
  • Developing future technology supporting the enterprise.
  • Providing executives with direction and a decision-making framework for IT expenditure.
  • Providing information systems with a developmental blueprint that not only takes into account concepts such as abstraction and modularity but also considers aspects such as maintainability, reusability, performance, security and scalability.
  • Working with business teams to prepare a technology roadmap and be responsible for delivery of the same.
  • Vendor management to ensure that vendors deliver the highest product & service quality while managing costs and timelines.
  • Onboarding and supporting integration partners in a bid to build a digital payments ecosystem.
  • Regular reporting on project status, KPIs, system performance, etc.

Academic/ Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or a related technical field from a recognized institution.
  •  Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry.

Professional Knowledge & skills

  • Extensive knowledge of mobile money, payments, banking and relevant standards and best practices in these domains.
  • Experience working with online charging systems, messaging systems (SMS & USSD), as well as value-added services development in general.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Thorough grounding in telecommunications grade hardware & software platforms, integration management, network design & implementation, operation and maintenance methods and procedures.
  • Familiarity with the Agile Software Development Methodology.
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Engineering Telkom Kenya 1 year ago