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    • Contents
    • Open Jobs
      1. Data Engineer
      2. Software Engineer
      3. Senior Software Engineer
      4. Mobile Developer
    • Method of Application

    Data Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 3 – 5 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

    Job Category: Mid Officer Level
    Reports to: Lead, Data Engineering and Analytics

    Job Profile

    • We are searching for a talented and smart individual with a passion for the Ecommerce space to function in the capacity of Data Engineer.
    • The ideal candidate should be responsible for turning data into information, information into insight and use insight to help enable business decisions.
    • The Data Engineer responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle analysis to include requirements, activities.
    • The Data Engineer will also monitor performance and quality control plans to identify improvements.

    The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

    • Interpreting data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
    • Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
    • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
    • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
    • Filter and “clean” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
    • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
    • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
    • Analyzing data to effectively coordinate the installation of new systems or the modification of existing systems.
    • Monitoring business performance.
    • Communicating key project data to team members and building cohesion among teams.
    • Developing and executing project plans.
    • Applying mathematics and statistics to problem-solving initiatives.
    • Applying best practices and standard operating procedures.
    • Creating innovative solutions to meet our company’s technical needs.

    Professional Skills & Qualifications Required

    • A bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics, or any other related field will be an added advantage
    • Excellent knowledge of relational databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
    • Proficiency in software engineering tools
    • 3 to 5 years proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
    • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.
    • Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting solutions (Power BI, Qlikview etc.), databases (SQL etc.), and ETL
    • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc.)
    • Hands-on programming experience using relevant languages
    • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
    • Creative problem-solving skills
    • Experience managing the software development lifecycle
    • The ability to prioritize activities and deliver projects on time and within budget
    • Strong coding skills.
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
    • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings.

    Why work with Konga?

    • A unique opportunity to work in a fast paced, structured and technologically driven environment
    • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team growing the ecommerce space in Nigeria
    • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our fast growing businesses.

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    Software Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 5 – 7 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

    Reports to: Head, Technology
    Direct Reports: None

    Purpose
    A brief overview of the role:

    • Provide support in the development, implementation and assurance of strategies across the enterprise.
    • Design, develop and install software solutions.
    • Developing and directing software system validation and testing methods, as well as directing software programming initiatives.
    • Communicating project statuses and proposals.
    • Defining system functionality and writing code in various languages, like Type Script/Java Script, PHP, Java, Ruby on Rails or .NET programming languages (e.g. C# or C++.)
    • Knowledge of Magento (E-Commerce platform)
    • Build high-quality, innovative and fully performing software that complies with coding standards and technical design.

    Responsibilities

    • Developing and directing software system validation and testing methods.
    • Directing our software programming initiatives
    • Overseeing the development of documentation.
    • Working closely with clients and cross-functional departments to communicate project statuses and proposals.
    • Analyzing data to effectively coordinate the installation of new systems or the modification of existing systems.
    • Managing the software development lifecycle.
    • Monitoring system performance.
    • Communicating key project data to team members and building cohesion among teams.
    • Developing and executing project plans.
    • Applying mathematics and statistics to problem-solving initiatives.
    • Applying best practices and standard operating procedures.
    • Creating innovative solutions to meet our company’s technical needs.
    • Testing new software and fixing bugs.
    • Shaping the future of our systems.

    Relationship – External / Internal:

    • VPs and Heads of Departments – Internal
    • Managers and Staff – Internal
    • Software Developers, TechOps, DevOps and Network & Infrastructure Team – External / Internal

    Skills and Experience
    Required Skills:

    • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, or another related field.
    • Five to seven years of software engineering or software development experience, preferably in a related field.
    • Hands-on programming experience using relevant languages.
    • Experience using relevant tool suites.
    • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Creative problem-solving skills.
    • Experience managing the software development lifecycle.
    • The ability to prioritize activities and deliver projects on time and within budget.
    • Experience working with clients and business partners.
    • A comprehensive understanding of computer science concepts.
    • Excellent coding skills.
    • Extensive knowledge of agile methodologies.
    • Strong team building skills.
    • Proven work experience as a Software Engineer or Software Developer
    • Experience designing interactive applications
    • Ability to develop software in Type Script/Java Script, PHP Java, Ruby on Rails, C++ or other programming languages
    • Knowledge of Magento (E-Commerce platform)
    • Excellent knowledge of relational databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
    • Experience developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
    • Experience with test-driven development
    • Proficiency in software engineering tools
    • Ability to document requirements and specifications
    • BSc degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field.

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    Senior Software Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 5 – 7 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

    Job Category: Mid Officer Level
    Reports to: Head, Technology
    Slot: 4 Openings

    Job Profile

    • We are searching for a talented and smart individual with a passion for the Ecommerce and FinTech space to function in the capacity of Senior Software Engineer.
    • The ideal candidate should be able to provide support in the development, implementation and assurance of strategies across the enterprise.
    • Design, develop and install software solutions.
    • Developing and directing software system validation and testing methods, as well as directing software programming initiatives.
    • Communicating project statuses and proposals.
    • Defining system functionality and writing code in various languages, like Java, Ruby on Rails or .NET programming languages (e.g. C++ or JScript.NET.)
    • Build high quality, innovative and fully performing software that complies with coding standards and technical design.

    The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

    • Developing and directing software system validation and testing methods.
    • Directing our software programming initiatives
    • Overseeing the development of documentation.
    • Working closely with clients and cross-functional departments to communicate project statuses and proposals.
    • Analyzing data to effectively coordinate the installation of new systems or the modification of existing systems.
    • Managing the software development lifecycle.
    • Monitoring system performance.
    • Communicating key project data to team members and building cohesion among teams.
    • Developing and executing project plans.
    • Applying mathematics and statistics to problem-solving initiatives.
    • Applying best practices and standard operating procedures.
    • Creating innovative solutions to meet our company’s technical needs.
    • Testing new software and fixing bugs.
    • Shaping the future of our systems.

    Professional Skills & Qualifications Required

    • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, software engineering, or another related field.
    • 5 to 7 years of software engineering or software development experience, preferably in an Ecommerce or FinTech. industry.
    • Hands-on programming experience using relevant languages.
    • Excellent coding skills.
    • Extensive knowledge of agile methodologies.
    • Proven work experience as a Software Engineer or Software Developer
    • Experience designing interactive applications
    • Ability to develop software in Java, Ruby on Rails, C++ or other programming languages
    • Excellent knowledge of relational databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
    • Experience developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
    • Working knowledge of CMS framework
    • Familiarity with front-end languages (e.g. HTML, JavaScript and CSS)
    • Excellent analytical and time management skills
    • Teamwork skills with a problem-solving attitude
    • Basic understanding of front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
    • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors such as LESS and SASS
    • Experience with test-driven development
    • Proficiency in software engineering tools
    • Experience managing the software development lifecycle.
    • The ability to prioritize activities and deliver projects on time and within budget.
    • Experience working with clients and business partners.
    • Strong team-building skills.
    • A comprehensive understanding of computer science concepts.
    • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Creative problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to document requirements and specifications

    Why Work with Konga?

    • A unique opportunity to work in a fast-paced, structured and technologically driven environment
    • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team growing the ecommerce space in Nigeria
    • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our fast-growing businesses.

    Application Closing Date

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    Mobile Developer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

    Reports to: Head, Technology
    Direct Reports: None

    Purpose
    A brief overview of the role:

    • Provide support in the development, implementation and assurance of strategies across the enterprise.
    • Develop and maintain high quality mobile applications.
    • Translate code into user-friendly apps.
    • Develop functional mobile applications
    • Design and build the next generation of Konga’s mobile applications.
    • Implement new user interfaces and features together with automated unit and integration tests.
    • Ensure solid application performance and an excellent user experience.

    Responsibilities

    • Developing new features and user interfaces from wireframe models
    • Ensuring the best performance and user experience of the application
    • Fixing bugs and performance problems
    • Writing clean, readable, and testable code
    • Cooperating with back-end developers, designers, and the rest of the team to deliver well-architected and high-quality solution
    • Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support)
    • Produce fully functional mobile applications writing clean code
    • Gather specific requirements and suggest solutions
    • Write unit and UI tests to identify malfunctions
    • Troubleshoot and debug to optimize performance
    • Design interfaces to improve user experience
    • Liaise with Product development team to plan new features
    • Ensure new and legacy applications meet quality standards
    • Research and suggest new mobile products, applications and protocols
    • Stay up-to-date with new technology trends.

    Relationship – External / Internal:

    • VPs and Heads of Departments – Internal
    • Managers and Staff – Internal
    • Software Developers, TechOps, DevOps and Network & Infrastructure Team – External / Internal

    Skills and Experience
    Required Skills:

    • B.Sc degree in Computer Science or relevant field
    • Proven work experience as a Mobile developer
    • Demonstrable portfolio of released applications on the App store or the Android market
    • In-depth knowledge of at least one programming language like Swift and Java
    • Experience with third-party libraries and APIs
    • Familiarity with OOP design principles
    • Excellent analytical skills with a good problem-solving attitude
    • Ability to perform in a team environment
    • Extensive knowledge about mobile app development. This includes the whole process, from the first line of code to publishing in the store(s)
    • Deep knowledge of mobile platforms on which the app runs, e.g., Android, iOS, etc.
    • Proficiency with writing automated tests in JUnit, Espresso, Mocha, Jest, Enzyme, XCTest, etc. depending on the libraries you use to test
    • Familiarity with RESTful APIs and mobile libraries for networking, specifically Retrofit, axios, Alamofire, etc.
    • Familiarity with the JSON format
    • Experience with profiling and debugging mobile applications
    • Strong knowledge of architectural patterns MVP, MVC, MVVM, and Clean Architecture and the ability to choose the best solution for the app
    • Familiarity with Git
    • Familiarity with push notifications
    • Understanding mobile app design guidelines on each platform and being aware of their differences
    • Proficiency in Kotlin/Java/Swift/Objective-C/JavaScript/C#, whichever language you use in the app.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply by forwarding their updated CV to: [email protected] using “the job title” as the subject of the mail.

    Note: All CV’ should be in word doc and/or pdf formats.

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