Applications Support Manager at KCB Bank Kenya

Applications Support Manager at KCB Bank Kenya…See Details on how to apply for the opportunities available at KCB Bank Kenya.

Description;

Kenya Commercial Bank Limited is registered as a non-operating holding company which started operations as a licensed banking institution with effect from January 1, 2016. The holding company oversees KCB Kenya – incorporated with effect from January 1, 2016 – and all KCB’s regional units in Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia and South Sudan. It also owns KCB Insurance Agency, KCB Capital, KCB Foundation and all associate companies. The holding company was set up to among other things to enhance the Group’s capacity to access unrestricted capital and also enable investment in new ventures outside banking regulations, achieve operational and strategic autonomy for the Group’s operating entities and enhance corporate governance across the Group and oversight in management of subsidiaries.

The Position: 

The Applications Support Manager will lead and coordinate the Applications support teams and ensure the bank’s Technology system’s availability is not compromised through guaranteeing its timely accessibility 24 x 7 x 365.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with other Technology staff to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes.
  • Implement and adhere to regular systems maintenance policies and procedures, including change request mechanisms and update schedules to ensure optimum uptime and service availability.
  • Participate in system acquisition process; propose and create system design models, specifications, diagrams, charts, and implementation roadmaps to provide strategic direction to the business.
  • Administer the assigned Systems at Application level and connected databases, define and optimize database structures, content and processing flows through appropriate Data Definition, Data Manipulation and Data Control Languages.
  • Perform recovery and testing of systems and processes in accordance with the bank’s disaster recovery and business continuity strategies.
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, and processes.
  • Create and maintain best practice policies and procedures for business users; ensuring that there are adequate controls around that all service improvements are managed effectively and meet the needs of the organization.
  • Responsible for designing and implementing ETL architecture to meet corporate data management needs and business functional requirements, ensuring that solution designs address operational requirements such as scalability, maintainability, extensibility, flexibility, and integrity.
  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting, analysis, ETL data integrity, test automation, data quality validation and documentation.
  • Support, develop and maintain ETL and data warehouse objects and processes in a large Data warehouse of Terabyte scale.

The Person:

For the above position, the successful applicant should have the following:

  • University degree from a recognized institution preferably in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field.
  • 4 years’ experience in Technology with at least 3 years’ experience in computing platforms, operating systems, and databases and 2 years’ experience of using SAP and E-business Suit Applications and working in a UNIX operating Environment.

The above positions are demanding; for which the Bank will provide a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidate. If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the criteria given above, please log in to our Recruitment portal and submit your application with a detailed CV.

Method of Application

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

Closing Date : 15 October. 2021

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