Head of Software Developers (Front & Backend Developer)


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Job Summary

Perform the duties of a Software Developer.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

We are a technology, consulting, training and coaching firm in Agility (Agile) Services in the country is currently looking for a resourceful, reliable and energetic Software Developer. As one of our Software Developers, you will be joining a team of developers in the  Lab to develop new software solutions to satisfy African and Global Markets.


Key Responsibilities

  • Develops software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development life-cycle.
  • Develop features across multiple subsystems within our applications, including collaboration in requirements definition, prototyping, design, coding, testing and deployment
  • Understand how our applications operate, are structured, and how customers use them
  • Provide engineering support when building, deploying, configuring and supporting systems for customers
  • Participate with the engineering and operations teams to define plans for standardizing, scaling and enhancing our products and the services utilized to deploy/install/release those products
  • Investigate, analyse and make recommendations to management regarding technology improvements, upgrades and modifications
  • Determines operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions.
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.
  • Prepares and installs solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming.
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures.
  • Provides information by collecting, analysing, and summarizing development and service issues.
  • Develop web applications and web designs for the Group and clients who request for such services
  • Providing key product support to Sokopay, Sokoshopper and other group products developed in the Sokolab
  • Supporting all group products by helping drive revenue across the business.
  • Attend industry events and acquire a keen understanding of the industry.
  • Work on any other responsibility assigned to you by Leadership 

Role Requirement

  • Self-starter, able to work with very little supervision.
  • Goal and results driven 
  • Very meticulous and pays attention to details
  • Key understanding of Agile and the practice of Scrum, Kanban and lean.
  • Service-oriented, with strong organisational and communication skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Word and Excel skills.
  • Able to successfully handle multiple priorities.
  • A certain degree of creativity, latitude, and problem solving.
  • Possess good presentation, negotiation skills and work all angles to achieve results.
  • Articulate, highly motivated, young, energetic, and embrace challenges.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to motivate self and staff
  • The ability to write reports.
  • Excellent telephone manners.
  • Fearless attitude and a hunter mentality.
  • Work with systems
  • Duplicate standard events procedure
  • Business minded solutions and entrepreneurship mindset
  • Will develop and manage high performing teams
  • Awareness of agile
  • Ability to deal and interact with c-level executives
  • Tech background
  • Strong emphasis on business
  • Business Talk/value of agile
  • Sales /marketing
  • Thinker +problem solver
  • Customer engagement
  • Account management
  • Sales engagement


  • Degree in computer science, computer engineering or any other equivalent qualification.
  • At least 7 to 10 years of work experience 


Technical Skills Required

  • UR,UX,Servers.
  • Should be a result oriented leader
  • Understanding of OOA/D and SOLID principles
  • Knowledge of your primary OO language
  • Some experience with massively scalable multi-threaded applications using non-Enterprise
  • Java
  • Some experience implementing RESTful API’s or willing to learn
  • Exposed to languages e.g. JavaScript (web frameworks, NodeJS), Scala, Python, Perl.
  • Willing to jump easily between languages and are comfortable implementing solutions using the best stack for the job
  • Understanding and some experience of authentication and security standards, e.g. OAuth, PKI, encryption, etc.
  • Familiarity with NOSQL databases, e.g. MongoDB, Redis, graph databases, etc. beneficial
  • Familiarity with Amazon’s cloud stack, e.g. DynamoDB, Redshift, etc. beneficial Exposure to Speech Analytics, Natural Language Processing and Semantic Search a distinct bonus

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