JOB TITLE:  Software Development Officer


REPORTS TO: General Manager (IT)


FUNCTION: Software Developing


LOCATION: Dansoman, Ghana


CONTRACT: Full-time


DATE:  3/9/2018





A reputable IT Software Development company based in Dansoman, Ghana is seeking a Software Development Officer. The Software Development Officer will work with the key IT management team members and is responsible for developing applications and databases based on the requirements of clients


Key responsibilities:


Design and development of Windows and web applications


Design and development of mobile apps (Android, ios, windows, etc)


Design and creation of application databases


Maintenance and Optimization of Databases


Evaluate application security and ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability is implemented in software components


Propose authentication methods, password policy, encryption methods, etc


Managing the delivery of system development projects from the analysis, through design to release


Designing delivery phases of the project including activities, sub-activities and milestones ensuring these are documented and used as the basis for the project


Ensure availability of logs in all managed applications including event log, issues and risk log, and any subsequent reporting


Participating in reviews and meetings and providing updates on project progress


Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design and implement new modules and functionalities as may be required


Work with the team to design application solutions that fully implement business requirements


Perform code reviews, unit testing, and system testing as needed


Research into emerging technologies and tools


Systems benchmarking, Audit and Troubleshooting




A minimum of a first degree in Computer Science, Information Studies or a related field


Good Coding comments habits


Excellent knowledge of Database Management


Minimum of 4 years relevant working experience in Software Development


Must pay attention to detail


Excellent IT skills


Proficiency in .net technologies


Ability to effectively manage multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities, meet deadlines and work well under pressure


Ability to work with a large variety of clients


Excellent organization and communication skills


Must be able to handle criticism


Must be able to work long hours and occasionally weekends


Must be innovative




Please e-mail your CV & Cover Letter to us at with the subject 'Software Development Officer'. Please ensure that your CV demonstrates how your experience‚ skills and abilities meet the selection criteria set out above.


Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unfortunately unable to respond to applications individually. If you do not hear from us within 10 working days your application has been unsuccessful.


All applicants should have either Ghanaian citizenship or be otherwise eligible to live and work in Ghana.






GH office:

+233 (0) 302 547 136 (landline)

+233 (0) 554 081 727 (mobile)

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