Interswitch Jobs in Nigeria [5 new vacancies]

Interswitch Jobs in Nigeria

Interswitch is an Africa-focused integrated digital payments and commerce company that facilitates the electronic circulation of money as well as the exchange of value between individuals and organisations on a timely and consistent basis.

We started operations in 2002 as a transaction switching and electronic payments processing, and have progressively evolved into an integrated payment services company, building and managing payment infrastructure as well as delivering innovative payment products and transactional services throughout the African continent. At Interswitch, we offer unique career opportunities for individuals capable of playing key roles and adding value in an innovative and fun environment.

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Interswitch Recruitment 2022

May 2022. Program Manager

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Purepay – Transaction Switching & Payment Processing

Job Summary

  • To manage software development projects in alignment with engineering process, upholding, and reinforcing agile practices in the enterprise and building self-organizing teams.

Responsibilities

  • Exhibits the behaviours of a Lean-Agile leader who leads by example; leads the change; have with a Lean-Agile Mindset and helps the team embrace SAFe Core Values, adopt, and apply SAFe Principles, implement SAFe practices
  • Supports the team rules – Responsible for reinforcing Agile’s lightweight rules like the rules of Scrum, Built-In Quality practices from Extreme Programming (XP), Work in Process (WIP) limits from Kanban, and any other process rules the team has agreed
  • Facilitates the team’s progress toward business objectives –
  • Engaged in challenging the old norms of development to improve performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow, and velocity
  • Focus on creating increments of value each iteration and achieving daily and Iteration Goals in the context of the current Program Increment (PI) Objectives
  • Leads team efforts in relentless improvement –
  • Helps the team improve and take responsibility for their actions
  • Facilitates the team retrospective
  • Teaches problem-solving techniques and helps the team become better problem-solvers for themselves
  • Facilitates events
  • Facilitates team events, including (where applicable) the Daily Stand-up, Iteration Planning, Iteration Review, and Iteration Retrospective Ensures they are productive and kept within the timebox
  • Supports the Product Owner in managing the backlog and guide the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to priorities and scope
  • Facilitates the removal of impediments
  • Supports the team in addressing and eliminating issues to improve the likelihood of achieving the objectives of the Iteration/PI
  • The Scrum Master escalate issues to an appropriate authority to get support in closing long standing issues or issues threatening achievement of business objectives
  • Builds a high-performing team
  • Focuses on ever-improving team dynamics and performance, and coaches the team in selfmanagement
  • Helps the team resolve interpersonal conflicts and challenges, and identify opportunities for growth
  • Escalates people problems to management where necessary
  • Helps coordinate inter-team cooperation and helps the team operate well on the train
  • Supports the team’s efforts to continuously improve communications and relationships with other teams
  • Frequently represent the team in the Scrum of Scrums (SoS), helping the team remain aware of opportunities to engage and improve program effectiveness
  • Help the team build effective relationships with the System Team, User Experience, Architecture, and Shared Services
  • Liaise with customers to remove impediments that may be arising from the customer’s end, clarify requirements and provide project update
  • Supports SAFe adoption
  • Supports the overall adoption of SAFe across the enterprise by coaching stakeholders and other non-agile teams on effective interactions with agile teams
  • Participate in the Scrum Master Community of Practice
  • Support the organization’s SPCs
  • Works with other Scrum Masters and stakeholders to help the team contribute towards improving the overall development Value Stream
  • Facilitates preparation and readiness for ART events like PI Planning, System Demos, and the Inspect and Adapt
  • Supports estimating and guides the team in establishing normalized estimates and helps the team understand how to estimate Features and Capabilities
  • Documentation of agile events, as necessary
  • Documentation and distribution of weekly reports
  • Work with stakeholders to continuously think about product performance engineering and seek to reduce production incidences and customer dissatisfaction

Requirements

  • Academic Qualification(s): Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a relevant field preferred
  • Professional Qualification(s): Certified scrum master, SAFe preferred Experience (Number of relevant years): At least 3 years of experience as a scrum master or in a similar role; Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks, such as SAFe, Scrum or Kanban, to deliver solutions.

Application Closing Date
27th May, 2022.

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

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Purepay – Transaction Switching & Payment Processing

Job Description

  • To design, document and implement tests to expose bugs, and work with teams to checkmate the recurrence of errors in order to meet high quality standards.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the QA process in the Engineering cluster and any other assigned tasks, using best practices and guidelines
  • Work as part of a passionate continuous delivery team to ensure quality is driven into the heart of the development process from requirements definition through to delivery
  • Employ Continuous Testing techniques to prevent quality issues during the development phase and ensure post-deployment satisfaction of internal and external customers
  • This can be achieved by ensuring compliance to agreed Engineering and Testing principles
  • Design the automation test strategy, implement and maintain tests
  • Establish and implement performance tests to report on system capability and limits.
  • Ensure security best practices for developed applications.
  • Find, investigate, track, reproduce and document bugs.
  • Co-ordinate software releases to ensure seamless deployments every time
  • Collate team performance data and report periodically on testing efforts, test challenges and deployment activities to the Test Manager.
  • Work closely with the Test Manager to ensure improvements to QA activities and processes.
  • Work with stakeholders to continuously think about product performance engineering and seek to reduce production incidences and customer dissatisfaction.

Requirements

  • Academic Qualification(s): Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree / HND in Computer/System/ Electrical/ Electronic Engineering/ Computer Science or a related discipline.
  • Professional Qualification(s): Relevant qualifications such as ISTQB
  • Experience (Number of relevant years): at least 5 years hands on experience in Testing and Automation.

Application Closing Date
27th May, 2022.

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

Business Development Executive, Housing & Travels

Job Title: Business Development Executive, Housing & Travels

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Indeco – Industry Ecosystem & Platforms

Job Description

  • Develop key businesses, growth strategies, tactics, and action plans; and successfully execute within agreed timelines to meet relevant KPIs and financial targets.

Responsibilities

  • Executing strategies for driving Housing & Travels transaction growth across Quickteller channels
  • Create plans to improve consumer adoption of lifestyle services
  • Prepare business justification plans to address identified business opportunities and work with the product team to create a product market fit
  • Propose potential business deals by contacting potential strategic partners; discovering and exploring opportunities with said partners to leverage their existing network/offerings
  • Developing and negotiating contracts; integrating contract requirements with business operations
  • Ensure adequate financial projection and monitoring of revenue
  • Monitor process completion and go-live
  • Drive the expansion of Interswitch’s lifestyle offerings into other African markets using the Quickteller Brand
  • Contribute to Interswitch’s valuation strategy by ensuring Quickteller’s dominance in the Housing, Transportation & Travel space
  • Work with various internal groups to drive the profitability of Quickteller’s consumer business
  • Develop understanding of product profitability levers and produce plans to improve the online product proposition e.g, balance building and retention activities
  • Closely track the business metrics and analytics, and works with the product manager to identify and resolve issues.

Requirements
Education:

  • Good First Degree from a reputable institution
  • An MBA would be an added advantage.

Experience:

  • 2 – 5 years in similar role in the B2C space.

Technical Competencies:

  • Research and Strategy
  • Business/Market Intelligence
  • Business Analysis
  • Customer Insights
  • Presentation Skills
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Lead Generation.

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Personal Credibility
  • Customer (internal & external) focus
  • Oral & Written communication
  • Collaboration
  • Analytical Thinking/Solving Problems
  • Result-oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Confident
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Adventurous/ intuitive.

Application Closing Date
21st May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Business Development Lead, Funds Transfer & Payments

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Indeco – Industry Ecosystem & Platforms

Job Summary

  • Develop key retail growth strategies, tactics, and action plans and successfully execute them within agreed timelines to meet relevant KPIs and financial targets.

Responsibilities

  • Devise strategies for driving funds transfers and airtime purchase transaction growth across Quickteller channels
  • Identify new business opportunities – including new markets, growth areas, trends, customers, products and services
  • Grow the airtime, and funds transfer products on Quickteller
  • Ensure market share constantly increases
  • Prepare business justification plans to address identified business opportunities, and work with the product team to create a product-market fit
  • Proposes potential business deals by contacting potential strategic partners; discovering and exploring opportunities with said partners to leverage their existing network/offerings
  • Develop and negotiate contracts; integrating contract requirements with business operations
  • Drive the expansion of Quickteller’s fund’s transfer and purchase offerings into other African markets using the Quickteller Brand
  • Contribute to Interswitch’s evaluation strategy by ensuring Quickteller’s dominance in the fund’s transfers and payments space
  • Work with various internal groups to drive the profitability of Quickteller’s consumer business
  • Develop an understanding of product profitability levers and produce plans to improve the online product proposition eg balance building and retention activities
  • Closely track the business metrics and analytics, and works with the product manager to identify and resolve issues
  • Develop and implement a relationship management plan for existing customer accounts to identify and build relationships with relevant decision-makers and influencers within the relevant organization and to enable an effective two-way flow of information and resolution of issues
  • Engage with the partners and consumers to identify their challenges and use the information gained to enable the development of bespoke offerings to meet their needs in order to contribute to increased revenue for the business

Requirements
Education:

  • Good First Degree from a reputable institution
  • An MBA would be an added advantage
  • Relevant professional qualifications will be an added advantage

Experience:

  • 8 years in a similar role in the B2C space.
  • Technical Competencies:
  • Research and Strategy
  • Business/Market Intelligence
  • Business Analysis
  • Customer Insights
  • Presentation Skills
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Lead Generation.

Managerial Competencies:

  • Manage and prioritize time
  • Plan, organize and schedule work
  • Active Listening
  • Sound decision making (weighing risk factors optimally)
  • Think clearly and analytically
  • Leadership and people management.

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Personal Credibility
  • Customer (internal & external) focus
  • Oral & Written communication
  • Collaboration
  • Analytical Thinking/Solving Problems
  • Result-oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Confident
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

Application Closing Date
25th May, 2022.

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

Business Development Manager, Lifestyle

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Indeco – Industry Ecosystem & Platforms

Job Summary

  • Develop key businesses, growth strategies, tactics, and action plans and successfully execute within agreed timelines to meet relevant KPIs and financial targets.

Responsibilities

  • Devising strategies for driving lifestyle transaction growth across Quickteller channels
  • Devising strategies for driving marketplaces transaction growth across Quickteller channels
  • Identify new business opportunities – including new products, markets, growth areas, trends, customers, products and services
  • Prepare business justification plans to address identified business opportunities, and work with the product team to create a product market fit
  • Proposes potential business deals by contacting potential strategic partners; discovering and exploring opportunities with said partners to leverage their existing network/offerings, Developing and negotiating contracts; integrating contract requirements with business operations
  • Ensure adequate financial projection and monitoring of revenue Monitor process completion and go-live Monitor competitors and review Interswitch’s offerings considering competitors’ developments
  • Drive the expansion of Interswitch’s lifestyle & marketplace offerings into other African markets using the Quickteller Brand
  • Contribute to Interswitch’s evaluation strategy by ensuring Quickteller’s dominance in the lifestyle & commerce space
  • Work with various internal groups to drive the profitability of Quickteller’s consumer business
  • Closely track the business metrics and analytics, and works with the product manager to identify and resolve issues.

Requirements
Education:

  • Good First Degree from a reputable institution
  • An MBA would be an added advantage.

Experience:

  • 6 – 8 years in similar role in the B2C space.

Technical Competencies:

  • Research and Strategy
  • Business/Market Intelligence
  • Business Analysis
  • Customer Insights
  • Presentation Skills
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Lead Generation.

Managerial Competencies:

  • Manage and Prioritise time
  • Plan, organize and schedule work
  • Active Listening
  • Sound decision making (weighing risk factors optimally)
  • Think clearly and analytically
  • Leadership and people management.

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Personal Credibility
  • Customer (internal & external) focus
  • Excellent Oral & Written communication skills
  • Result-oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Confident
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

Application Closing Date
20th May, 2022.

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

Tech Internship 2022 – Mobile Engineer


Title: Interswitch Group Tech Internship 2022 – Mobile Engineer | Job Location: Nigeria | InterSwitch Group

Job Summary

  • Take advantage of this unique opportunity to fast-track your career in tech.
  • The Interswitch Tech Internship is an intensive 9-month programme that provides tech professionals with an exciting opportunity to work with teams to solve real and technical problems thereby developing competencies required to advance their careers.

Eligibility Requirement

  • 0 – 3 years experience / Knowledge / certification in relevant fields.

Application Closing Date
7th May, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using “Interswitch Trainee Programme” as the subject of the email.

Scrum Master

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Indeco – Industry Ecosystem & Platforms

Job Description

  • To manage software development projects in alignment with engineering process, upholding, and reinforcing agile practices in the enterprise and building self-organizing teams.

Responsibilities

  • Exhibits the behaviours of a Lean-Agile leader who leads by example; leads the change; have with a Lean-Agile Mindset and helps the team embrace SAFe Core Values, adopt, and apply SAFe Principles, implement SAFe practices
  • Supports the team rules – Responsible for reinforcing Agile’s lightweight rules like the rules of Scrum, Built-In Quality practices from Extreme Programming (XP), Work in Process (WIP) limits from Kanban, and any other process rules the team has agreed.
  • Facilitates the team’s progress toward business objectives – Engaged in challenging the old norms of development to improve performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow, and velocity.
  • Focus on creating increments of value each iteration and achieving daily and Iteration Goals in the context of the current Program Increment (PI) Objectives
  • Leads team efforts in relentless improvement – Helps the team improve and take responsibility for their actions.
  • Facilitates the team retrospective.
  • Teaches problem-solving techniques and helps the team become better problem-solvers for themselves.
  • Facilitates events.
  • Facilitates team events, including (where applicable) the Daily Stand-up, Iteration Planning, Iteration Review, and Iteration Retrospective Ensures they are productive and kept within the timebox.
  • Supports the Product Owner in managing the backlog and guide the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to priorities and scope
  • Facilitates the removal of impediments.
  • Supports the team in addressing and eliminating issues to improve the likelihood of achieving the objectives of the Iteration/PI.
  • The Scrum Master escalate issues to an appropriate authority to get support in closing long standing issues or issues threatening achievement of business objectives.
  • Builds a high-performing team.
  • Focuses on ever-improving team dynamics and performance, and coaches the team in selfmanagement.
  • Helps the team resolve interpersonal conflicts and challenges, and identify opportunities for growth.
  • Escalates people problems to management where necessary Helps coordinate inter-team cooperation and helps the team operate well on the train
  • Supports the team’s efforts to continuously improve communications and relationships with other teams.
  • Frequently represent the team in the Scrum of Scrums (SoS), helping the team remain aware of opportunities to engage and improve program effectiveness
  • Help the team build effective relationships with the System Team, User Experience, Architecture, and Shared Services
  • Liaise with customers to remove impediments that may be arising from the customer’s end, clarify requirements and provide project update Supports SAFe adoption.
  • Supports the overall adoption of SAFe across the enterprise by coaching stakeholders and other non-agile teams on effective interactions with agile teams Participate in the Scrum Master Community of Practice Support the organization’s SPCs.
  • Works with other Scrum Masters and stakeholders to help the team contribute towards improving the overall development Value Stream Facilitates preparation and readiness for ART events like PI Planning, System Demos, and the Inspect and Adapt.
  • Supports estimating and guides the team in establishing normalized estimates and helps the team understand how to estimate Features and Capabilities.
  • Vendor Management Organize interviews for external candidates for body shopping Onboard outsourced resources on project (administrative) Facilitate vendor payment Documentation Documentation of agile events, as necessary Documentation and distribution of weekly reports.
  • Work with stakeholders to continuously think about product performance engineering and seek to reduce production incidences and customer dissatisfaction.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a relevant field preferred.
  • At least 3 years of experience as a scrum master or in a similar role.
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks, such as SAFe, Scrum or Kanban, to deliver solutions

Application Closing Date
29th April, 2022.

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

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