Software Developer at Sahara Group Nigeria Limited

Sahara Group Limited, Nigeria | Title: Software Developer | Location: Ijede, Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria

Temporary | Mid Level

Company Overview
Egbin Power Plc. is West Africa’s largest power generation station with an installed capacity of 1,320 MW consisting of 6 Units of 220MW each. One of the biggest additions to the electricity industry in Nigeria. Our future aim is to lead the movement to ‘Light up Nigeria’ and the wider sub-Saharan African region.
Egbin is located at the heart of a small town called Egbin in Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos.

  Summary

  • Develop server-side logic, definition and maintenance of databases, integration of multiple data sources and databases into one enterprise system and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end.


Key Duties & Responsibilities.

  • Compile and analyze data, processes, and codes to identify and propose areas for improvement
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes
  • Development of APIs.
  • Build solutions across multiple delivery platforms such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one enterprise system
  • Collaborating with team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the business experience.
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimization of applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Data migration, transformation, and scripting
  • Setup and administration of critical backup tasks.


Key Requirements

  • B.Sc. or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or related course
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of professional experience in a similar capacity


 Skills & Competencies

  • Proficient knowledge of one or more programming languages such as PHP, Python, Node JS, Java, etc.
  • Strong understanding of the software development cycle and programming techniques and tools.
  • Good understanding of database management and SQL.
  • Good understanding of technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Basic understanding of JavaScript frameworks like Ember, AngularJS, React Native, etc. 
  • Experience in ERP (e.g. Dynamics, Odoo, etc) integration and/or development would be an added advantage.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Angular JS, Git.
  • Knack for implementing systems with security and data protection in mind.
  • Good cross-platform experience – understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform
  • Focus on efficiency, user experience, and process improvement.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently or with a group.
  • Willingness to sit at a desk for extended periods.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted 

Application Closing Date
Not Specified

Method of Application
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