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Front End Engineer -Lipa Later


Nairobi, Kenya

2 weeks ago

Job Description

Lipa Later is a risk free, point of sale credit option that allows retailers to sell goods
 and services in affordable monthly installments. Our mission is to be a financial partner that makes living more affordable, thereby enabling people to achieve their dreams. By Joining our organization, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with, and learn from a diverse team of talented engineers who have built software that goes beyond borders, and across different sectors, ranging from agriculture to machine learning Responsibilities Writing core code that is a pleasure for other engineers to read and understand. Build reusable code and libraries for future use Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end Collaborate with other team members and the senior software engineer Build and maintain features that move our business forward Qualifications Strong understanding of Ruby on Rails and how it works. Having shipped a Ruby on Rails application before. 2+ Years of Software Engineering experience. Experience with PostGres, Heroku/AWS, Javascript (with or without frameworks). Understanding of the following concepts: MVC, RESTful APIs, ORM. Experience with testing frameworks and site monitoring tools. Experience with Git and Git-based workflows.Experience working with Redis and Sidekiq How To Apply If interested, kindly send your CV and cover letter to with the subject line ‘’Front End Engineer Application’’

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