Backend Engineer Manager at Reliance HMO

Title: Backend Engineer Manager | Reliance HMO | Location: Lagos | Type: Full Time
Specialization:  Software / Web Development

Read more about the company and view other existing opportunities

Role Description

  • Integrate user-facing elements developed by front-end engineers with server-side logic.
  • Test and continuously integrate newly developed codes with the existing codebase.
  • Package products for deployment and automate their deployment.
  • Automate IT operations to improve the reliability of high-scale systems.
  • Collaborate closely with frontend engineers to ensure that the designed solutions respond to non-functional requirements such as availability, performance, security, and maintainability.
  • Analyse current codes and industry developments to formulate more efficient processes.
  • Monitor errors and bugs on the system.
  • Collaborate closely with infra teams to develop related products.
  • Understand the needs of your customers and be able to effectively design systems to meet these needs.
  • Have a good understanding of business products and services, and be able to advise others about them.
  • Execute detailed creation of products through a combination of coding, verification, and debugging.
  • Ensure products are compatible with multiple browsers and multiple devices.
  • Carry out occasional maintenance on products to fix software bugs, change features, or completely upgrade the system.
  • Evaluate new methodologies and technologies aimed at improving the quality, reliability, and performance of product development systems and processes
  • Mentor and develop a team of engineers, supporting them and enabling their career growth.
  • Recruit and scale your team of driven engineers who have high expectations around craft, ownership, and impact.
  • Liaise with inter-divisional teams as appropriate.
  • Continuously challenge yourself and your team, to allow for constant improvements
  • Work alongside other engineer managers and set the direction for your team, the engineering department, and the company as a whole.
  • Build a thoughtful, long-term technical strategy that anticipates future needs.
  • Define strategies to allow consistent development of solutions that reflect the ideas provided by the Product Team.

Ideal Profile

  • Minimum of 6 years engineering experience
  • Proficiency in PHP-Laravel
  • Proficiency in Microservices patterns & Architecture, Java Springboot, AWS
  • Experience planning, executing and delivering projects with multiple engineers in an agile environment.
  • Experience in working in Agile Scrum Methodology
  • 2 years of people management experience would be good, but if you have spent 2 years thinking about people management, then we would like to speak to you too.
  • A love of people management, great products, and product design.
  • Willingness to code when required.

Application Closing Date
30th June, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply