Type : Jobs
Date : August 13, 2022
Location : Nairobi

hurch World Service (CWS) was founded in 1946 and is a cooperative ministry of 37 Christian denominations and communions, providing sustainable self-help, development, disaster relief, and refugee assistance around the world.

Primary Purpose

This position is primarily responsible for the development of software applications to meet the business requirements of CWS RSC Africa, with the emphasis of the position being on the design and development of bespoke applications to meet the specific organizational requirements.

Essential Duties

  • Achieves and maintains a thorough knowledge and adherence to established RSC Africa, CWS/IRP, DOS/PRM and USCIS policies and procedures regarding database management for RSC Africa programs.
  • Designs, develops, tests and implements proposed custom applications for the organization to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Development, integration and maintenance of existing custom applications.
  • Develop and document testing plans and carry out any necessary tests to the developed software to ensure functionality as requested.
  • Organization websites development, maintenance and support.
  • Off-the-shelf cloud and on-premise automation systems analysis.
  • Writes and maintains documentation, both technical and user manuals, for developed software.
  • Training staff on the use of developed applications.
  • Resolves software development requests escalated from service desk.
  • Implementing the NIST 800-53 security controls in software development projects.
  • Collaborating with the site and sub offices IT staff in supporting software applications.
  • Provides input and recommendation to the IT manager on IT automation.
  • When needed, covers the responsibilities of the other IT specialists.
  • Working with other IT specialists on various tasks and projects.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by the Software Development Supervisor or IT Management.



  • Five (5) years paid work experience required.
  • Four (4) years directly related specialized experience performing the essential duties is required.
  • Experience in ICT project management preferred.


  • Strong knowledge in the .Net and web development environment with relational databases. Strong knowledge in MSSQL Database architecture, design and development, including SQL reporting services, BIDS reporting environment.
  • Strong knowledge in PHP, Java and C# programming languages. Strong Knowledge in Object Oriented Programming.
  • Knowledge of GIT Version Control.
  • Knowledge in essential Windows and Linux system administration.
  • Android using Java or Kotlin experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of Model View Controller (MVC) a plus. Knowledge in React Framework a plus
  • Knowledge in writing unit and integration tests a plus


  • Interpret written requirements and technical specification documents;
  • Manage large and diverse workload under pressure with competing priorities.
  • Maintain the integrity of official records;
  • Analyse and solve complex problems and make sound decisions;
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Maintain a high performance standard with attention to detail;
  • Work independently and contribute to overall operations of RSC Africa;
  • Actively participate in the implementation of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP).

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT required.

Important Requirements

  • Strong English communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment required.
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion and willingness to support CWS’ Platform on Racial Justice as a CWS employee required.

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