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Systems Developer Assistant || OPHID

  • Harare


DUE: 08 FEB 2023

Position Summary
Reporting to the IT Manager the Systems Developer Assistant will work closely with the Digital Health & Program Management Systems Developer to support various OPHID teams through the design, development, and management of OPHID’s applications.

Key Responsibilities
Design, develop, implement high-volume and low-latency applications, required for mission-critical systems.
Work closely with all stakeholders to design and develop user interfaces to internet/intranet applications|
Document system process flows and agree (sign-off) with user department
Develop secure OPHID Applications
Maintain existing software systems by identifying and correcting software defects
Provide all software updates

Ensure all hardware specifications meets application requirements
Adding new features to existing applications
Research and recommend new technological trends and technologies to application development
Research on security tools, on databases, operating systems and networks that impacts on application development and performance
Support users by developing and maintaining documentation
Document all system process flows
Provide End User Training
Document and maintain a database of system errors and solutions

Person Specification
Degree in Information Technology Systems or Computer Science
Software development certification such as Java an advantage.
At least one (1) year recognisable application development experience preferably in Java
Knowledge of Android application development inclusive of flutter a distinct advantage
Familiarity with concepts of MVC, JDBC, and RESTful
Good understanding with code versioning tools (such as but not limited to Git and CVS)
Knowledge of continuous system integrations
Experience in strategic data management, analysis and use.

To apply
Step 1: Click here and Complete the Application Form.
Step 2: Submit your CV and application letter via email to: clearly indicating the position you are applying for in the subject of the email.

For a detailed advert with the application process, visit our website on
OPHID and its Consortium partners are equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, political affiliation, religion, tribe, national origin, gender, physical or mental disability, health status (including HIV status), or age.

OPHID does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, technical test, oral interviews, processing, training, or any other fees).
While OPHID may from time to time engage external consultants for the facilitation of the recruitment process, only OPHID has the right to offer employment to candidates. No third parties have been authorised to offer employment on behalf of OPHID.