Systems Developer X4

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Accounting / Banking & FinanceGovernment & Parastatals
  • Qualifications Bachelors Degree
Web design in Zimbabwe

Job Description

Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) is the national revenue collection organization in Zimbabwe. It is responsible for collecting taxes and other revenue streams for the government. ZIMRA plays a crucial role in ensuring financial stability and development in the country.

ZIMRA is seeking four skilled Systems Developers: ICT (Level: 9) to join their dynamic team. As a Systems Developer at ZIMRA, you will be responsible for managing the design, development, and implementation of new Tax and Revenue Management software applications, integrations, and software upgrades.

Your role will involve developing programs using JAVA, POSTGRESQL, and ORACLE databases to meet business requirements. Joining ZIMRA offers an opportunity to contribute to the development of essential software solutions and work in a challenging and rewarding environment. A competitive remuneration package, including allowances and other incentives, will be provided.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the design, development, and implementation of new Tax and Revenue Management software applications, integrations, and software upgrades.
  • Lead the business process improvement and reengineering efforts before application development.
  • Develop programs using JAVA, POSTGRESQL, and ORACLE databases to resolve assigned business requirements.
  • Write well-designed, testable, and efficient code.
  • Modify existing programs to accommodate changing business requirements or fix bugs.
  • Adhere to the Authority’s software development standards.
  • Develop integration solutions for internal and external systems.
  • Provide support to end users for any issues raised.
  • Stay updated with modern development frameworks and platforms.
  • Manage time effectively and work under pressure.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Information Systems or equivalent.
  • Oracle Certified Associate – Java Developer is required.
  • At least 2 years of experience in software development for a Java Enterprise Environment.
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux Operating Systems, and Database systems.
  • Familiarity with Progressive JavaScript Frameworks such as Vue.js, Web Frameworks like Struts/Spring, Service-oriented Architecture or Web Services (SOAP or REST), Web Technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery, Markup Languages like XML and JSON.
  • Understanding of Agile Software Development and the Software Development Life Cycle Methodology.
  • Knowledge of communication services such as ActiveMQ and RabbitMQ is advantageous.
  • Experience in ASYCUDA System Development is a plus.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Ability to work under immense pressure and beyond stipulated hours.
  • Strong knowledge of modern development frameworks and platforms.
  • Excellent organizational, people, and time management skills.
  • Sound knowledge of contracts management.
  • Effective communication and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Innovative and analytical mindset.
  • Ability to work well within a team.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their applications, accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae

Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra)

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