Summit Africa RecruitmentSummit Africa Recruitment
Job title: Backend Engineer
Employment type:Full Time
Experience:4 to 8 years
Salary:Negotiable
Job published:28 October 2020
Job reference no:2671573522

Job Description

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

 

  • 4 - 6 years of coding experience
  • Python development experience
  • IT qualification would be an advantage

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:

 

  1. Writing software in line with industry standards and design patterns
  • Guide and implement software and product design
  • Produce code in line with project requirements
  • Implement and maintain appropriate security standards
  • Perform and request code reviews
  • Write and maintain unit and functional test

 

  1. Debugging software for optimum functioning
  • Reproducing and locate the source of reported bugs and issues
  • Fix bugs and issues
  • Communicate errors and solutions to product owners

 

  1. Maintaining software and related repositories and databases
  • Manage source code and versioning
  • Manage to branch and pull requests

 

  1. Managing Projects
  • Provide accurate estimates for new work and assessment for work complete
  • Manage projects task in line with project workflow
  • Identifying and suggesting functional improvements
  • Work with product owners to plan and execute project sprints

 

 

  1. Keeping current with the development environment
  • Maintain and improve skillset
  • Identify developmental needs and motivate for additional training

 

PERSON COMPETENCIES:

 

  • Collaborative
  • Problem solver
  • Independent thinker
  • Organized
  • Professional

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