Back-End Software Engineer Job in Kenya

Back-End Software Engineer Job in Kenya

Job Vacancy:

  • Back-End Software Engineer

    The Back-End Engineer is responsible for the design, development, testing, implementation, training and support of support of core systems.

  • The job holder will help evolve our existing architecture, working with teams to improve operations, and implementing new features and functionality.

    Additionally, s/he will collaborate with the engineering team when necessary to ensure smooth integration of back end systems to user facing systems.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Work with the relevant Engineers to gather both functional and non-functional user requirements; and come up with appropriate solution designs.
  • Develop approved products and systems based on defined user needs and software requirements in line with the secure systems development standards.
  • Ensure that all messaging and content services APIs, portals and data are secure.
    Perform capacity and concurrency test for all API services and portals developed.
  • Direct development and execution of a Financial Services disaster recovery and business continuity plan.
  • Ensure all company developed systems, platforms and applications are documented. (Design Document and Git)
  • Coordinate technology research and development (R&D) and evaluate and recommend technologies aligned to the business strategy.
  • Participated in daily scrum meetings with the product owner and actively reduce on the product backlog.
  • Perform unit test, system inFtegration test and operation acceptance tests for every new feature.
  • Follow defined policy and or procedures to ensure systems, data, and or information is kept confidential.
  • Participate and contribute towards knowledge
    transfer and product innovation.
  • Train users to use new or modified systems and or equipment.

    How to Apply

  • A graduate with a degree in computer sciences or any other related field
    Must be proficient in Laravel and Vue.js frameworks
  • Must be proficient in PHP, Python, Java programming languages
  • Must have least 4 years’ proven work experience as a software developer
  • Strong understanding of the system development cycle and programming techniques and tools.
  • Experience in database systems
  • Excellent project and time management skills.
  • Strong problem solving and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team Player
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Remuneration: Competitive remuneration and compensation based on skills and experience

    How to Apply

  • Interested candidates who fully meet the above requirements should send their applications along with a detailed CV indicating current and expected salary and their daytime contact to
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • We do not charge any fees for receiving and reviewing applications or for interviews.
  • Deadline: 30th September 2018

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