Trustcrow is a Lagos-based fintech company that specializes in a B-to-B digital escrow platform. The company escrows funds between transacting parties until agreed goods, services, or assets are delivered. This safeguards buyers from sell-side performance default and safeguards sellers from buy-side payment default. The platform eliminates the purchasers exposure to making advance payments prior to the receipt of goods/services and eliminates the sellers exposure to delivering goods/services before payment. By using a trusted intermediary, users benefit from increased transparency, protection, and efficiency. Trustcrow is a USA-registered company with operations in Nigeria.

Job Position: Mid-Level Backend Developer

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  1. We are looking for a talented Mid-Level Backend Developer to join our innovative development team. As a Backend Developer,
  2. He/She will be responsible for designing and implementing efficient, scalable, and secure server-side applications that power our web and mobile platforms.
  3. He/She will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including front-end developers, designers, and product managers, to deliver high-quality software solutions.
  4. He/She will play a crucial role in driving the growth and profitability of the company through the successful development and launch of new products.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Develop and maintain server-side applications and APIs using modern programming languages and frameworks.
  2. Design and optimize databases and data models for performance, reliability, and scalability.
  3. Implement and integrate third-party services, libraries, and APIs to enhance functionality and efficiency.
  4. Collaborate closely with front-end developers to ensure seamless integration between the front-end and back-end components.
  5. Implement security measures and best practices to protect data and applications from vulnerabilities and attacks.
  6. Write clean, modular, and testable code following coding standards and best practices.
  7. Conduct thorough testing, debugging, and performance optimization to ensure high-quality and efficient code.
  8. Collaborate effectively with team members, participate in code reviews, and provide constructive feedback to maintain code quality and share knowledge.
  9. Any other duties as assigned or required by the company or the group.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • 5+ years proven experience in software development
  • Proven professional experience as a Backend Developer or similar role, with a strong portfolio showcasing your past projects.
  • Proficiency in Nest.js, Javascript and Node.js
  • Solid understanding of PostgreSQL experience with database design, optimization, and query optimization.
  • Experience with RESTful API design and implementation.
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and agile development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of AWS and experience with deploying applications in a cloud environment. (AWS preferred)
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • A passion for learning and keeping up with the latest industry trends and best practices.

Bonus Skills:

  1. Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  2. Knowledge of microservices architecture and design patterns.
  3. Familiarity with message brokers and asynchronous processing (e.g., RabbitMQ, Kafka).
  4. Understanding of DevOps principles and experience with CI/CD pipelines.

Application Trustcrow
2nd November, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: HR@gotrustcrow.com using “Mid-Level Backend Developer” as the subject of the mail.

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