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
- We are looking for a talented Mid-Level Backend Developer to join our innovative development team. As a Backend Developer,
- He/She will be responsible for designing and implementing efficient, scalable, and secure server-side applications that power our web and mobile platforms.
- He/She will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including front-end developers, designers, and product managers, to deliver high-quality software solutions.
- 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.
- Develop and maintain server-side applications and APIs using modern programming languages and frameworks.
- Design and optimize databases and data models for performance, reliability, and scalability.
- Implement and integrate third-party services, libraries, and APIs to enhance functionality and efficiency.
- Collaborate closely with front-end developers to ensure seamless integration between the front-end and back-end components.
- Implement security measures and best practices to protect data and applications from vulnerabilities and attacks.
- Write clean, modular, and testable code following coding standards and best practices.
- Conduct thorough testing, debugging, and performance optimization to ensure high-quality and efficient code.
- Collaborate effectively with team members, participate in code reviews, and provide constructive feedback to maintain code quality and share knowledge.
- Any other duties as assigned or required by the company or the group.
- 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.
- 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.
- Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
- Knowledge of microservices architecture and design patterns.
- Familiarity with message brokers and asynchronous processing (e.g., RabbitMQ, Kafka).
- Understanding of DevOps principles and experience with CI/CD pipelines.
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.