Location : Islamabad, Pakistan

Team : Digital Financial Services

Description :

Grade: L2
Last Date to Apply: Sunday, 16th February 2020

As one of the leading employers in the country, Jazz epitomizes the philosophy that each Jazz employee is passionately living a better every day inspired and enabled by visionary leadership, a unique professional culture, a flourishing lifestyle, and continuous learning and development.
 
Our Team & You
As one of the largest private sector organizations in Pakistan, our objective is to continue to change the lives of our 57 million+ customers for the better. This is an opportunity for someone who wants to be part of something transformative, someone who can play a critical role in driving our success. Together, we can empower millions more with the tools necessary to progress in an increasingly digital economy.
 
What the first 30-60-90 days in the job will look like?

-Within 30 days you will:
·         Attend and graduate from our company-wide on boarding process along with a detailed orientation program where you will learn about Jazz’s core values, business, and products
·         Meet the relevant stakeholders concerning your team.
·         Develop understanding of your division, function, its structure, and your role within the team.
·         Develop understanding of software development team ecosystem in digital financial services.
 
-Within 60 days, you will:
·         Get to know your relevant stakeholders e.g. business, infrastructure, compliance, bank, product development, architecture, finance and fraud management, revenue assurance, AML teams.
·         Recommend ways to develop a robust application & architecture.
·         Start looking after the product development and bring software in backlog to the Task in progress phase.

-Within 90 days to onwards you will:
·         Start working on software development in full go.
·         Ensure Timely completion of the tasks assigned to you.

A Bit about You:
We are looking for someone who has delivered on challenging projects and has taken end-to-end responsibility from requirement gathering to delivery products. Prior experience of Mobile Financial Services, Banking / Telecom industry will be an added advantage.
We are looking for someone who have BS/MS in computer sciences and has full stack development experience with more focus on Front-end development.


This position:
·         Will design, develop and maintain a robust application.
 
 A Bit about Us:
·         DFS Technology team comprises of the following sub-teams.
o   Product Development
o   Product Architecture
o   Software Development
o   Service Operations
o   Service Assurance & Monitoring Team.
o   Information Security Team
·         Software development team will work as an In-house SW Dev team that follows the Agile SDLC with completion of the following steps:
o   System Concept Development
o   Requirements Analysis
o   Design and Development
o   Integration and Test
o   Implementation
o   Ops and Maintenance
o   Disposal (EOS)
o   The stages of the SW dev process are based on segregation of
o   Duties between appropriate teams with specific competencies
 
The structure of the team you will join is:
·         A 09-member team (excluding the team manager) with responsibility of In-House Software Development

The two (03) main priorities of the team as a whole are:
·         End-to-end new Software / Application / Platform development using latest technologies.
·         Maintain & debug existing applications.
·         Engage with vendors where external application is required and get knowledge transferred from vendor to in-house team for future developments.

To collaborate and produce effective business results, the role requires
·         Teamwork & collaboration.
·         Vision and strategic thinking.
·         The ability to build strong relationships with External Teams : Vendors
·         The ability to build strong relationships with Internal Teams: Elaborates the technical terminologies to explain the processes for application/system/software 

The two (02) specific tasks that team was working on in the last 6 months with results.
·         Software Development for new products.
·         Resolving issues from existing applications by applying patches where required.
 
We expect the candidate to possess skills like;
Programming Skills:
·         Front-end:
o   JavaScript frameworks: should have some familiarity with ReactJS, AngularJS, VueJS
o   JS-based build tools: Grunt, Gulp ,Bower and WebPack
o   Libraries: jQuery, should not have a problem with learning new libraries
o   Front-end (CSS) frameworks: Foundation, Bootstrap
o   Good understanding of asynchronous request handling- and partial page update via ajax
o   SPA: Single Page Applications
o   Knowledge of advanced JavaScript Concepts like Closures,- Promises- and Callbacks
·         Back-end:
o   API design and development
o   WSO2 / TIBCO or any other APIGW or ESB Development will be a plus.
o   CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete)
o   SOAP / Restful Services
o   Server-side languages: node.js is preferred
o   Database technologies like MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL
o   Most importantly, You should be able to write CLEAN, PRECISE, WELL STRUCTURED code as per the programming design patterns.
·          Soft Skills:
o   A positive and enthusiastic individual
o   Fluent in spoken and written English Language
o   Good problem-solving skills, self-learner.
o   Should take ownership of his work.
o   A hunger to learn
o   Can do attitude.
o   Team Player.