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19 Aug 2014

Head of Technology Job Vacancy

Pesacom is a leading Kenya price comparison website-based business specialising in financial services, insurance products, utilities and travel packages.

The website enables consumers to compare prices on a range of products, including mortgages, credit cards and loans.We provide consumers with a third party service which saves them time and money when navigating through the maze of deals and the complexity of products and services on the market.

As a fast growing company, we are looking for self-starters who thrive in a quick-paced, agile environment to fill in the following positions:
Reporting to CEO, you will oversee our technology platforms, lead IT projects and help drive improvement through technology change across the price comparison business.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a successful “start-up environment” – where intelligence, talent, commitment and getting real stuff done is valued.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Helping to define with the CEO how technology can improve the quality and efficiency of our operations and services.
  • Managing new projects, testing software, writing up feature requests, reporting and documenting bugs and working with external software developers.
  • Writing database queries and writing scripts for reporting and operational tasks.
  • Editing and maintaining our websites, using CMS, HTML, editing images and scripts to improve user experience, on page conversion, and search rankings.

Essential requirements:

  • 3-5 years relevant work experience
  • Graduate – ideally in computer science
  • Comfortable with SQL, Excel, Access, HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Familiarity with Windows, general IT knowledge, working with databases, using FTP and
  • image editing software
  • Personal – confident, personable, goal oriented, with excellent communication skills
  • Project management skills

If any of the above positions is of interest to you, please email your curriculum vitae and covering letter to careers@pesacom.com

Applications should be received not later than Friday 29th August 2014.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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