Senior Software Engineer at a Leading Information & Technology Company - Kimberly Ryan Limited

Posted on Mon 12th Aug, 2019 - --- (0 comments)

Kimberly Ryan Limited - Our client, a leading company in the Information & Technology space is currently recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer

Lagos, Nigeria

Job Summary
  • To develop high quality reusable software component, for business to business integration, using international best practices and new best-in-class technologies, concepts and philosophy.
  • You will assist the Head of developer to manage software programs and applications that drive SW Global’s, strategy, product owners and third-party business.
  • Hands-on both front-end and back-end development to be able to divide up logic across the full system, implement the plan, and build the whole thing.
  • Lead a team of software engineers on building software products
  • Work with the project team to understand product requirements, Design the product architecture, interfaces and plan customer integration
  • Develop internet and distributed software solutions, directs technical aspects of operations related to client accounts or high severity issues
  • Ensures robust and sustainable enterprise social collaboration architecture for software development by monitoring matrices of the SOA, and fixing complaints/bugs logged by customers
  • Participate in solution workshops, write technical documentations and engage in continuous delivery and DevOps
  • Participates in the evolution of company level software best practices, standards, and policies
  • Works closely with other developers and BA team to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
  • Collaborates with product owners, technical architects and other software developers to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain web- and mobile-based applications and periodically develops enhancements for existing systems
  • Liaises with network administrators, systems analysts, and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems
  • Manages and/or provides guidance to junior software developers and research assistants
Qualifications and Experience
  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related fields with 5-7years of experience in Software Development or an equivalent of education and experience
  • Strong understanding of distributed computing, SaaS, PaaS, IaaS is required.
  • Passionate for software engineering. The job involves significant investment in research and development.
  • An open mindset i.e. a desire to learn and to impact your colleagues and the rest of the world.
  • Good understand of developing and running micro-services is a plus.
  • Experience in enterprise software development. ​ Certified by at least one of the industry standard certifications. ​
  • Good knowledge of one or more programming languages. Technologies include Java (Frameworks: Spring, Java EE)​, Kotlin​, JavaScript (Framework: Angular, Jquery), python​ (Framework: Django, Flask)​, HTML/CSS.​ Git Versioning tool​
  • Experience with functional programming languages is an added advantage. We will consider a candidate who can demonstrate a good understanding of other object-oriented languages.
  • Experience with web frameworks including PHP Yii/Symfony is an added advantage.
  • A very good understanding of one or more relational database management system (MySQL, PotgreSQL, MSSQL Server, Oracle) and/or NoSQL database system.
  • Knowledge of and skills to work effectively within an Agile Software development environment (Scrum).
  • Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and/or other automated testing skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Skills & Proficiencies:
  • A good knowledge of developing enterprise solutions on the JVM is preferred.
  • Candidate must have a working knowledge of source control tools i.e. git, mercurial, svn.
  • Candidate must know how to write unit tests
  • A good understanding of build tools and continuous integration is an added advantage
  • Candidates should have a good understanding of private cloud infrastructures, preferably Google Cloud Platform, AWS or Microsoft Azure
  • An understanding of cloud technologies including container technologies is an added advantage
  • A working knowledge of Linux
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send in their CV to: [email protected] using the role and location eg: (Senior Software Engineer - Lagos) as subject title.