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Senior Software Engineer

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Nairobi

4 months ago


Job Description

Sokowatch is transforming communities across Africa by revolutionizing access to essential goods and services.You have a deep interest in and passion for technology. You love writing and owning codes and enjoy working with people who will keep challenging you at every stage. You have strong problem solving, analytic, decision-making and excellent communication with interpersonal skills. You are self-driven and motivated with the desire to work in a fast-paced, results-driven agile environment with varied responsibilities. You will also have to provide technical leadership and mentoring to a small team of highly talented and motivated engineers to deliver these solutions with highest quality.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Must have ● 10+ years prior experience in software product development with at least 5+ years of that in building microservices ● Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology from premier institutes
  2. ● Experience in Object-oriented design and programming ● Strong experience in architecting and building distributed systems ● Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance ● Strong knowledge of cloud technologies like AWS/Google Cloud/Azure ● Proficient with RDBMS & NoSQL Databases ● Strong knowledge on data stores, database design, data modelling and SQL queries

Education + Experience

  1. Good to have ● Knowledge of B2B & B2C retail eCommerce ● Experience developing, maintaining, and innovating large scale, consumer-facing web applications
  2. ● DevOps mindset
  3. ● Experience in data science is plus ● Experience in a newer Spring boot or any good framework