End to end delivery of planned product roadmap items
Enhance existing products to meet desired business values and adapt to changing environments
Manage Solution vendors and Business Partnerships involved in actualizing product roadmap
Leverage on new technologies to deliver cutting edge products and services.
Drive innovation through research and insights
Ensure requirements for new functionalities, features and system enhancements are properly specified, tested and documented as well as adheres to the laid out processes & procedures;
Timely delivery of products to the expected quality and within approved budget
Provide timely project reports and ad hoc management reports
Ensure that capacities in new systems & platforms are aligned with business forecasts to minimize service disruptions.
Ensure new solutions and products are well documented and processes aligned with all stakeholders.
Bachelor’s Degree in a technical Field (Preferably IT/Computer Science/Telecommunications / Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
Project Management Certified – PMP / PMI / Prince 2 or equivalent
Software Quality Assurance and testing skills and experience
Work experience in a technical field to Line Management or senior developer level.
Experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously; from start to finish; of a 3 – 12-month duration; which have impact across a company, on customers and the revenue generation capability of the organization;
Good understanding of financial principles, understands financial ratios, can interpret standard financial statements
Good understanding of the Kenyan market, subscriber preferences and subscriber trends
Attention to detail with good organizational, planning, report writing and presentation skills.
Proactive, confident, energetic with the ability to work under pressure, to tight schedules/deadlines and monitor and follow up on all actions taken.
A highly motivated person with a positive attitude towards work, innovative, creative, results oriented with excellent analytical skills.
A proven team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.