Senior Software Engineer

Posted On: 18 June 2020 eProcessNIGERIA   Lagos
Reference: N/A Type: Full-Time

Job Description

The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, multi-tasker, and demonstrated team-player. He/She will be a lead developer responsible for the development of new software products and enhancements to existing products. He/She should excel in working with large-scale applications and frameworks and have outstanding communication and leadership skills. He/she must be open to Flexi-work arrangements (also work from home) in a very cordial 'no-suit-no-tie' environment and willing to travel when required. [Junior Software Engineers need not apply, please.]


eProcess Nigeria (EPN) is the FINTECH subsidiary of the Ecobank Group - that handles software development and business process automation for its 33 African countries and 3 Representative Offices (Paris, London & Johannesburg). EPN currently has numerous projects across the Pan-African space and require the services of five (5) Senior Software Engineers only.


  • Get involved at all stages of the software development lifecycle as part of a cross-functional team.

  • Be instrumental in driving the architecture and design of the software products being developed by the team.

  • Mentor Junior and Mid-level Engineers

  • Be a part of a small, close-knit and Agile team working on a wide range of activities to get new business and products up and running

  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support colleagues

  • Design and update software database. This includes, but is not limited to: Software Applications, Web Sites, Data Communication Processes and User Interfaces

  • Work with experienced team members to conduct root cause analysis of issues, review new and existing code and perform unit testing

  • Control the integrity of understanding the solution by all team members and other stakeholders, maintaining the specifications up to date, tracking compliance with common programming standards.

  • Identify ideas to improve system performance and impact availability.

  • Provide comprehensive support to internal customers; achieve a .resolution to outstanding problems or issues

  • Multi-task and change from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure

  • Investigating software-related complaints and making necessary adjustments to ensure optimal software performance.


  • A background in software engineering, software design or database design and architecture demonstrable experience developing software in an SOA paradigm. 

  • Designing and implementing public-facing REST APIs. 

  • Experienced in working with code repositories (e.g. GitLab, SVN), bug tracking tools, application portfolio management tool (e.g. Jira, Confluence).s.

  • Experience with the following is highly desirable: JAVA, REST, XQuery, XPath, XSLT, JMS, Memcache, Apache HTTPd server, Oracle Middleware component, Linux, MySQL. 

  • Application/ Systems design and Interface design

  • Good understanding of workflow system, Oracle Banking Platform (OBDX, Flexcube) and digital technology.

  • Adequate knowledge of web technologies, methodologies and design patterns.

  • Adequate knowledge of Java, web components, SQL and other database languages, NoSQL, structured and unstructured database, PL/SQL

  • Knowledge of governing security standards.

  • Good knowledge of Container technology, Microservice development and DevOps CI/CD techniques.

  • In-depth knowledge of popular Java frameworks like JSF and Spring MVC; also data structure and algorithm.

  • Skilled in the use of technologies in the Java ecosystem: Struct, Maven, Gradle, Ant, Junit, Spock, HTML, JavaScript, and Hibernate, among many others.



  •  Bachelor's degree in any discipline (preferences for Computer Sciences and other Engineering fields).

  • 7+ years of relevant work experience

  • Expertise in Object-oriented design and database design.

  • Experience with Agile or Scrum software development methodologies

  • Ability to multi-task, organize, and prioritize work. Also able to collaborate with support teams (Business Analysts, Project Managers and Quality Assurance).

  • Adequate knowledge of Java, .Net, web components, SQL and other database languages, NoSQL, structured and Unstructured database, PL/SQL, AI, IT Infrastructure.

  • Knowledge of digital banking business models, architectures and solutions, Mobile, Cloud and AI, will be an advantage.


Mid-Senior level


Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)

Data Structures


Data Modeling

Instrumental Application Monitoring


Application Currently Closed

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