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  • Posted: Sep 6, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • MKOBO Microfinance Bank Limited is a fully licensed MFB by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). MKOBO was conceived to help solve consumers’ need for access to short-term emergency credit. Our goal is to provide access to short term unsecured loans, which is easily accessible. We cater to the demography currently underserved by the Commercial banks in ou...
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    Engineering Team Lead

    Ref No: MK-0023


    • Lead a high-caliber team of software engineers to build and maintain our products/solutions
    • Ensure your team consistently makes and meets commitments to deliver value and actively remove roadblocks for your team
    • Motivate and focus your team to deliver the most important work while keeping them aligned with the overall direction of the company
    • Iterate rapidly on features, tooling, and processes as we launch the first versions of new products
    • Debug production issues across all our products and services at multiple levels of the stack and ensure any issues are promptly resolved within agreed SLA’s.
    • Ensure that technical decisions support Mkobo’s quality, performance, scalability, reliability, availability, and security goals.
    • Working cross functionally to identify system requirements, designing the architecture, and develop components supporting Mkobo’s application features.
    • Responsible for directing the Engineering team in the design, development, coding, testing and debugging of applications to meet business and performance-related goals.
    • Work closely with the Product management to ensure that products are delivered to specifications and set milestones are achieved
    • Review/implement software development processes and optimize wherever necessary to enable us to model the best practices for software development and ensure the adoption of these processes by the team


    • Ideally University Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related subject otherwise demonstrable equivalent experience
    • 6+ years’ software engineering experience ideally across organisations, industries, and technology stacks.
    • 2+ years hands-on technical leadership and people management experience
    • Comfortable with a variety of languages such as Java, Nodejs/Express, Python, GO, Ruby , React as well as MongoDB, SQL and Postgres databases etc.
    • Deep knowledge of the cloud infrastructure (Heroku, AWS, Digital Ocean etc.) micro-services and development of APIs
    • Demonstrable track record of success in developing and implementing a comprehensive technology strategy that is aligned with and supports the current and future business goals of the company.
    • Strong Engineering background with previous hands-on development and deployment of production level code.
    • Possess a broad understanding of how software fits into the overall system.
    • Well versed in Software Architecture and Design - You should be able to spot flaws in the existing architecture and design. You would help us refactor and re-architecture the code for easier and faster development.
    • Experienced with cloud native application, deployment & development
    • Continuous deployment & integration
    • Experience building backend RESTful APIs
    • Proven ability to drive large scale projects with deep understanding of Agile SDLC, high collaboration and leadership
    • Experience of recruiting a high-performance team, providing mentorship and helping others to reach their full potential


    • Competitive salary
    • Generous Pensions
    • HMO
    • Leave Allowance
    • Bonus

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to MKOBO Microfinance Bank on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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