APPLICATIONS DEVELOPER


Job Description

Applications developers translate software requirements into workable programming code and maintain and develop programs for use in business. Most will specialise in a specific development field - such as mobile phone applications, accounting software, office suites or graphics software and will have in-depth knowledge of at least one computer language.

Applications, or 'apps', can be written for a particular system, such as Windows or Android, or across numerous platforms, including computers and mobile devices.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • reacting to problems and correcting the program as necessary;
  • evaluating and increasing the program's effectiveness;
  • adapting the program to new requirements, as necessary;
  • devising possible solutions to anticipated problems;
  • writing detailed documentation for the operation of the program by users and computer operators;
  • updating, repairing, modifying and developing existing software and generic applications.
  • working as part of a team, which may be established purely for a particular project, to write a specific section of the program;
  • combining all elements of the program design and testing it;
  • conducting user acceptance testing to ensure the program can be used easily, quickly and accurately;
  • consulting manuals, periodicals and technical reports to learn new ways to develop programs and maintain existing skills and knowledge;
  • establishing a detailed program specification through discussion with clients;
  • clarifying what actions the program is intended to perform;
  • breaking down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into a programming language;
  • testing sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended;
  • conducting testing and installing the program into production;

 
CONTACT

08141868880

1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.