Back-End Software Engineer Job in Kenya

               

Job Vacancy: Back-End Software Engineer

Qualifications

  • Seasoned with building back-end systems at scale.
  • Must have strong product design sense.
  • Mastery of REST APIs and web development in general.
  • Mastery of Object-Oriented programming and design and SOLID design principles.
  • Ability to build a feature from scratch & drive it to completion.
  • Willingness to learn new technology, whatever lets you deliver the best product.
  • Worked on projects that have reached millions of customers and have individually contributed to many consumer-facing features.
  • Proficient in PHP, Laravel framework, and NodeJS.
  • Ability to dive into large existing projects and contribute by narrowing down and quickly understand relevant parts of the system.
  • Must have a pragmatic and agnostic approach to coding, with no specific preference for any language/framework, and understanding when to (and when not to) apply certain design patterns and refactoring, based on many years of experience with several large projects.
  • Proficiency with relational databases such as MySQL, Oracle, and SQL Server.
  • Must be deadline and detail-oriented.
  • Must have strong analytical and critical thinking skills.

Responsibilities

  • Build our back-end infrastructure.
  • Work in sync with website and mobile apps developers to deliver cohesive and timely back-end services.
  • Analyze user needs and develop software solutions.
  • Develop automated tests and maintain code quality.
  • Track, diagnose, and repair application errors, performance issues, and deployment issues.
  • Be involved and drive product & design discussions.
  • Deliver high quality features at high velocity.
  • Help us scale our infrastructure.
  • Perform routine software maintenance.

Kindly send your applications to martin@jantakenya.com indicating current and expected salary



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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya
ICT and Technology
Updated: April 9, 2020 — 8:10 am