Recent jobs
    • Location: Nigeria
    • State: LAGOS
    • Job type: Full-Time
    • Job category: Application Developer
    • Application Closing Date: 20-May-2019
Functions and Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities

  • Understand client requirements and how they translate in application features.
  • Collaborate with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications.
  • Design creative prototypes according to specifications.
  • Write high-quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines.
  • Perform unit and integration testing before launch.
  • Conduct functional and non-functional testing.
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications.
  • Evaluate existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features.
  • Develop technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design and code.


Required Skills/Abilities

  • Proven experience as an application developer
  • Experience in designing and building applications
  • Ability to program in the programming language core, Angular etc.
  • Have a good understanding and exposure to Microsoft .NET Core, C#, jQuery, Angular, Entity Framework, CSS and HTML.
  • In-depth Knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools.
  • Understanding of Web Sockets, Http protocol and SOLID principles as it relates to application development.
  • Good understanding of SQL Databases.
  • Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles.
  • A team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability.
  • Great attention to detail and time management skills
  • Experience with API or REST/SOAP services integrations.
  • 5+ years of experience in performing design, development, coding, testing and implementation of a Web-based Application in a Net environment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of ADO.NET, TSQL and stored procedure development.
  • Mobile application development will be an added advantage.
  • BSc /BA in computer science or relevant field: MSC/MA will be added advantage.
  • Certified application developer is a plus.

Generic Skills
  • Good written and oral communication ability
  • Action planning, motivating, analytical mind and strong problem- solving capabilities
  • Ability to work independently in a highly dynamic environment and work under intense pressure.

Supervisory Skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and facilitation skills
  • Ability to manage control processes and also good people management.

Professional Requirements
  • A first degree/ HND in Computer Science, Information Technology and related disciplines (Computer Engineering, Computer with Economics) Mathematics, Management Information Systems and Electrical / Electronic Engineering)
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in Application development. At least 2 years must have been spent in a supervisory role.
  • Certified Application Developer and other relevant certifications.
  • A postgraduate degree is an added advantage.

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