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|Digital Creative Developer,   Nairobi,   Kenya|
The ideal candidate will be responsible for maintaining the mobile and desktop websites and portals for our clients and build mobile apps or plug-ins and being the ‘technical guru’ to fix any bugs or manage upgrades.
The Developer will also be involved in developing apps, content management, integrating systems and technologies across CRM systems, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, using analytics for tracking, and customer insight to understand the customer journey.
He/she will be
Responsible for the design and maintaining of technology, website, intranet and application platforms.
Liaise closely with the Social Media team to ensure platforms are fully optimised.
Gather user requirements layout to design relevant pages across different platforms, using customer feedback
Communicate project progress to key stakeholders such as Client service
Ensure design is in line with the user experience, usability and best practice.
Key in developing systems, interfaces and integrating new technologies.
Ensure all platforms are mobile optimised.
Produce QRcodes and associated landing pages.
Liaise with team members for new technologies i.e. AR.
Work with APIS to integrate systems and data.
Responsible for bug fixing and problem solving, to ensure optimum customer experience.
Manage upgrades and patches.
Manage user acceptance testing and browser compatibility optimisation.
Ensure technology developed is in line with brand guidelines .
Monitor and support performance.
About this company
Desired Skills and Experience
The Creative Web Developer must be digital native and stay abreast of digital and market trends. He/she must
HTML5, CSS , Flash Photoshop and Dreamweaver.
Strong capabilities with developing mobile sites and developing mobile apps.
Knowledge of Linux, NGinx and Apache
Knowledge of Ecommerce web applications and open source platforms
Experience of mobile application development frameworks and technologyHTML, CSS ,flash Photoshop and Dreamweaver
Knowledge and application of W3C web standards.
Understanding of browser compatibility issues.
Experience of maintaining and testing online platforms and interfacing systems.
Demonstrate experience of producing documentation and bug fixing methods.
Understanding of usability techniques.
Understanding of SEO.
Understanding of design principles for the design focused roles (colour, layout etc)
Some roles ask for Wordpress and experience of open source systems.
Understanding of website accessibility.
Experience in web development.
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