ICT Officer (Front-end Developer)

Vacancy   April 25, 2024
May 5, 2024    [ Receiving Applications Closed ]

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for position of ICT Officer (Front-end Developer) tenable at MUBAS in Blantyre.

Position Overview

The Front-end Software Developer is responsible for translating design concepts into functional and visually appealing interfaces using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. They collaborate closely with the design and backend teams to ensure smooth integration of APIs and maintain high standards of code quality and performance. He/she will be responsible to the ICT Specialist (Software Engineering).

Key Roles and Responsibilities

a. Develop and maintain responsive, user-friendly web applications and interfaces for ICT projects at the university.

b. Collaborate with backend developers, UX/UI designers, and stakeholders to ensure seamless integration of front-end and back-end systems.

c. Implement best practices in front-end development, including coding standards, performance optimization, and accessibility.

d. Conduct testing, debugging, and troubleshooting to ensure high-quality, reliable software.

e. Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in frontend development to enhance user experience and performance.

Minimum Education Qualifications and Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

• Strong understanding of software development lifecycle, version control systems (e.g., Git), and agile methodologies.

• Proven experience as a Frontend Developer or similar role, with expertise in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and front-end frameworks (e.g., Tailwind CSS, Svelte Kit,    React, Angular, Vue.js).

• Skills in mobile development will be an added advantage.

• 2 years relevant experience.

Method of Application

Applications together with copies of relevant qualifications and detailed curriculum vitae with two traceable referees should be sent by Sunday, 5th May, 2024 to talentsearch@mubas.ac.mw or The Registrar, MUBAS, P/Bag 303, Chichiri, Blantyre 3. Applicants should indicate the position applied for in the subject line of their emails and the application package should be merged as one document.