Senior Backend Engineer Job, Current IT Jobs Kenya,

Job description

This is a senior engineering position on M-KOPA’s backend engineering team. You will work with a small team of engineers, product managers, and testers to deliver solidly architected + tested services, and to maintain those services in production.

Qualifications

  • A degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent experience / self-directed learning. (We care much more about your skills than about how you acquired them)
  • At least 4+ years of experience working as a professional software engineer/architect on medium/large scale distributed systems
  • Experience shipping high-quality backend code into production.
  • Experience orchestrating and managing cloud infrastructure (preferably in the infrastructure-as-code paradigm, or a willingness to learn)
  • Comfort with the devops culture, and with the idea of being involved with the management of the systems that you build through their entire lifecycle.
  • Collaborative spirit and a strong desire to learn from teammates and to work as part of a team that is greater than the sum of its parts.
  • Experience with C# would be an asset but, for the right candidate, experience with any object-oriented language can easily substitute.
  • Experience building software for the financial services industry would be an asset.

Remuneration

Competitive package covering a monthly salary, performance bonus and medical benefits reflective of the experience and skills.

How to Apply

Apply for the job here