Kodally Senior Backend Product Engineer – Node.js Jobs in Kenya

Kodally Senior Backend Product Engineer – Node.js Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

  • We are an European capital based software house in Nairobi. 100% of our work is exported to Northern Europe where our clients include regional leaders in news media, retail, healthcare, entertainment and other industries.

  • Being headquartered in Tallinn, the Silicon Valley of Europe with the highest number of unicorns per capita, Kodally activelly transfers industry leading ICT know-how to our developers in Kenya.


  • We are on the lookout for a senior level backend engineer with at least 4 years of relevant experience to join our Nairobi-based, remote-friendly office.

  • As a product engineer, you will be part of the international scrum team, you will focus on implementing product vision and delivering business value via code and systems growth.

  • Together with other stakeholders you’ll be solving issues and implementing new business opportunities. This position is for someone who is passionate about technology and building products users love.

    What will you be up to?

  • Writing squeaky clean, well designed, testable, efficient code

  • Coding mostly in JavaScript, Node.js, NestJS, and TypeScript

  • Designing and building our growing backend systems

  • Owning the backend business logic and taking good care of the data

  • Improving and refactoring our platform to keep it performant and scalable

  • Proactively squishing bugs and solving technical challenges

  • Contributing ideas to our product development roadmap

  • Collaborating with
    our frontend developers to design and build APIs

    What skills do you need?

  • 4+ years of experience in backend development

  • Strong knowledge / 4+ years hands-on experience in Typescript, Node.js/NestJS

  • Experience with any SQL (PostgreSQL/MySQL).

  • Experience with creating and maintaining microservices.

  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind scalable applications.

  • Solid English and strong communication skills.

    What sort of person are we looking for?

  • You like to take responsibility and keep your projects on track.

  • You have a hunger for learning new things.

  • You enjoy working independently and managing your time/tasks.

  • You relish the challenge of solving problems and have a talent for creating solutions to overcome challenges.

  • You get excited about the opportunity to build high tech products that matter.

  • You want to build a company – not just work for one.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kodally Senior Backend Product Engineer – Node.js Jobs in Kenya

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