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Genebank Application Developer Job at IITA
« on: Dec 17, 2015, 03:31 PM »
Job Title: Genebank Application Developers

Company: IITA

Job Type: Full Time

Qualification: BA/BSc/HND  

Experience: 3 years

Location: Oyo, Nigeria

Job Field: ICT / Computer  


IITA is an international non-profit agricultural research-for-development (R4D) organization established in 1967, governed by a Board of Trustees, and a member of the CGIAR Consortium. Our R4D approach is anchored on the development needs of the tropics. We work with partners to enhance crop quality and productivity, reduce producer and consumer risks, and generate wealth from agriculture. We have more than 100 internationally recruited scientists from about 35 countries and 900 nationally recruited staff based in various stations across Africa.


Ref. IITA-HR-NRS2015-050

Location: Ibadan

Recruitment Type: National (1-year renewable contract)


Position/Responsibilities: – Successful candidate will among other things perform the following: – Assist in developing modules to support Genebank routine activities and collaborators needs. – Participate in a team development of mobile and web applications – Correct errors by making appropriate changes and then rechecking the programs to ensure that the desired results are produced. – Assist in conducting trial runs of programs and software applications to be sure they will produce the desired information and that the instructions are correct. – Compile and write documentation of programs development and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the coded instructions so others can understand the programs. – Perform or direct revision, repair, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. – Assist the Database Manager in writing databases and applications user’s manuals. – Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.


Qualification, Experience and Skills:

Qualification: – The candidate should have a B.Sc in Software Programming or related discipline with minimum experience of three (3) years in a similar position.


The ideal candidate must: – Have strong experience in mobile and web applications programming using C# and JAVA EE. – Have ability to work under Linux/windows operating systems. – Be familiar with android and windows mobile development, Eclipse, Tomcat and MS Visual Studio environments. – Have good communication skills and work off time.

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Genebank Application Developer Job at IITA
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