Dynamics 365 BC Backend Developer - Nyeri, Kenya - Karatina University

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    ABOUT THE COMPANY

    Karatina University is a Chartered public university in Kenya. Situated 15km North off Karatina town, the University aspires to be one of the leading institutions of higher learning in Kenya and beyond. We offer quality education that is in tandem with the needs and aspirations of the global village as captured in our Vision, Mission and Core Values.

    JOB SUMMARY

    Job Requirements for AppointmentBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information technology, Software Engineering, or a related field.Minimum of seven (7) years of proven professional experience in developing solutions with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 or higher/ Dynamics 365, with a strong understanding of server-side programming languages (e.g., Java, Python, PHP).Experience and certifications in database management systems (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL).Certification in Dynamics 365. Proven proficiency in C/AL programming language.Experience Integrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 with other add-ons/third-party solutionsExperience with version control systems (e.g., Git), knowledge in Power BI and Version control.Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, excellent communication and collaboration skills.Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.Any other professional qualifications will be an added advantage.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    Installing and configuring Dynamics Navision/Dynamics 365 SolutionCreate new and modify existing components (extensions, code units, pages, reports and other objects) of Dynamics Navision/Dynamics 365 Solution to meet the organization's needsIntegrate Dynamics Navision /Dynamics 365 NAV with other systems and applications using APIs/web servicesDebug and fix errors identified in the Dynamics Navision/Dynamics 365 SolutionDevelops and maintains the server-side functionality.Creates and implements APIs for data exchange between the frontend and backend.Collaborates with instructional designers and web masters to integrate learning materials.Analyze user requirements and translate them into efficient and secure backend solutions using Dynamics Navision/Dynamics 365 Solution development tools (C/AL, C/SIDE).Develop, test, debug, and deploy backend code extensions and customizations for the MS NAV platform.Integrate Dynamics NAV 2016 or higher/ Dynamics 365 with external systems and APIs using web services or other established methods.Design and develop database structures using SQL Server (or similar) to support the application's data needs.Write clean, well-documented, and maintainable code according to best practices.Perform code reviews and collaborate with other developers and technical staff.Troubleshoot and resolve backend issues related to Dynamics NAV 2016 or higher/ Dynamics 365, databases, and integrations.Optimize database performance and scalability to ensure smooth operation of the system.Stay up-to-date on the latest backend development technologies in Dynamics NAV 2016 or higher/ Dynamics 365 development, database technologies, and security best practices

    REQUIRED SKILLS

    Operating systems, Security operations, System administration, Web service and application development, Database administration, Programming

    REQUIRED EDUCATION

    Bachelor's degree