Full-Stack Software Engineer, Engineering Lab at Airtel Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria | Job Title: Full Stack Software Engineer, Engineering Lab | Job Location: Lagos

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited) is a leading telecommunications services provider in Nigeria headquartered in Lagos, the commercial nerve-centre of Nigeria. The telco ranks amongst the top four mobile service providers in terms of subscribers with a customer base of more than 39.8 million. The company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce and enterprise services.

What will you do?

  • If you are passionate about building, owning and operating massively scalable systems and experienced in being in a team of highly competent software engineers impacting millions of lives around you, here is an opportunity tailored for you.
  • This job is responsible for conducting Software Development: Build and implement business applications. This Job requires working with other Developers and Project Managers throughout the software development life cycle.                    
  • In this role, you should be a team player with a keen eye for detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Your goal will be to build efficient programs and systems that serve user needs.

Key Accountabilities

  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications, create technical documentation for reference and reporting, integrate software components and third-party programs, Verify and deploy programs and systems, Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software, Gather and evaluate user feedback, Recommend and execute improvements.
  • Interpret URS (User Requirement Specification) / PCN (Product Concept Note) and develop Solutions
  • Integrate with other teams and team members.
  • Ensure Standard architecture is adhered.
  • Ensure Standard design is adhered.
  • Ensure Security standards are not compromised as a result of development.
  • Should have understanding and hands on experience on CI/CD pipeline.
  • Should ensure modular design of applications.
  • Good understanding of Programming languages, APIs and Databases.
  • Understanding of working on Integrated IT systems
  • Learn emerging and new technologies.
  • Adopt future proof technology.
  • Alignment of systems to business strategy & Delivery of Services and resolution of issues.
  • Continuously engage with Business & Technology departments to understand the issues, requirements and engage with the Partners for proper resolution and delivery of services as per agreed time and SLAs.
  • Ensure integration of various solutions with IT & Network Echo Systems to ensure the proper management of Lifecycle for specific product
  • Work in close co-ordination with network team, BSS team for selecting and implementing end to end products
  • Implementation of end to end service path and revenue path of the customer
  • Drive third party partner engagement for new product development
  • Manage project delivery and payment milestones with strategic partners.
  • Liaise and review SLAs (Service level Agreements) with vendors
  • Ensure prompt response to Group request on product development activities.
  • Prompt resolution and management of issues with vendors.

What will make you successful?

  • BSc / BA / Engineering in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Proven experience as a Full Stack Software Developer/ Engineer or similar role
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with software design and development in a test-driven environment.
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/ CSS, JavaScript, XML, jQuery)
  • Knowledge of coding languages (e.g. C#, ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET CORE, Python, JavaScript) and frameworks/systems (e.g Angular, React, Node.js, Vue.js, Git, Hangfire, RabbitMQ, API development, Web Services, Docker, Micro-services)
  • Experience with databases (MS SQL, Oracle, Redis, MongoDB) and Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) frameworks (e.g. Entity Framework).
  • Experience working with queues: Eg Kafka.
  • Knowledge of UI/UX designs.
  • Experience of developing front end applications: Web and Mobile apps.
  • Ability to learn new languages and technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Resourcefulness and troubleshooting aptitude
  • Attention to detail.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
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