Bluesky Samoa Maluafou, Apia, Samoa
May 24, 2019Full time
Bluesky a leading regional telecommunications operator with the presence in Samoa, American Samoa, and Cook Islands providing services in Mobile, Boradband, Fixed line and TV. We strive to deliver the best in customer experience, innovation and technology to enable and improve the lives of our Pacific communities. Bluesky Samoa invites qualified applicants for the following position. SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER Overview The key part of the role will be research for innovative solutions and applications to acquire value added services aiming to improve the customer experience and to place Bluesky ahead of the customer expectation. Also to implement solutions for internal services automation to generate faster, efficient and accurate data analytic reports for executive business decisions. Main Responsibilities Researching innovative technologies for evolved products/services for better revenue. Develop automation procedures for fast delivery of business for metrics reports. Identifying areas for relevant modifications of existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications. Backend system support for deploying new products and services across mobile network and billing systems. Interfacing with Mobile Apps Developers and the Commercial teams in releasing and supporting new products and services. Identify new opportunities to be developed and deployed from network infrastructure. Documentation of in-house developed products. Coaching and developing Product/Technical Leads in embedding skill to self-manage and acquire skills for back up. Skills in the design of security software and systems. Skills in web development. Will assist with activities on the VM and database servers. Identify and prepare CAPEX plans for new product development technology. Pre-requisites/Qualification Bachelor's degree in computer science and/or electrical engineering or related field Related work experience may be substituted for the required education on a one year for one year basis. Significant experience working in the Information Technology area in relation to telecommunication. Demonstrated experience in coding design/planning and implementation. Demonstrated leadership and management skills Coaching skills - particularly as this relates to the development of staff Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal Demonstrated professional-level technical proficiency in network administration and command line interface of network, telecommunication and/or security appliance equipment. Knowledge of computer network domains, technologies, and protocols; networked systems access and security guidelines and procedures; network performance techniques; current trends and information sources for managing network systems; project planning and management principles and system backup and recovery procedures and techniques. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships Maintain confidentiality of work related information and materials. Effectively using interpersonal and communications skills including tact and diplomacy. Maintain an established work schedule and be able to work outside of normal business hours for projects or emergencies as needed Skills in Linux, MySQL, PHP, Microsoft, and other programming languages BLUESKY offers a very competitive salary and a good work/life balance and all the benefits that come from working in a telecommunications provider like Bluesky! You can uplift a copy of the full job description for the above vacancy from the reception at our Maluafou office or email the jobs email address stated below. All applications must include up to date resumes, certified academic qualifications and relevant trainings. Please submit all applications via email firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at the main office located at Maluafou Apia, Samoa by 28 May, 2019 at 4pm. Or click 'APPLY NOW' and submit all documents in one pdf.