Senior Java Developer

March 3, 2023

Job Description

  • Lagos

Ecobank Nigeria

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), a public limited liability company, was established as a bank holding company in 1985 under a private sector initiative spearheaded by the Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Senior Java Developer
Job Identification: 225
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Job Schedule: Full time
Reports to: Team Lead, Software Engineer
Job Purpose

The Role will be responsible for the development, implementation, integration, testing and on-going operational maintenance of software Products and Services for the entire Ecobank group.

Job Context

The role will work with key stakeholders i.e. Business analyst, Project Managers and Business Heads in actualizing development of solution to meet customer needs.
The role will ensure that applicable standards are maintained and collaborate with stakeholders to achieved desired application end state.

Key Responsibilities

Providing training to Software Engineers within Ecobank group
Drive the implementation of the 3-tier domain for Commercial, Corporate and Consumer Banking for the Group
Work jointly with unit head to break down organisational silos and increase sharing vision and strategy across teams
Work with team members to conduct root cause analysis of issues, review new and existing code and/or perform unit testing
Develop and implement Software programs.
Controlling 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.
Compile timely, comprehensive and accurate documentation and or reports as requested
Investigating software-related complaints and making necessary adjustments to ensure optimal software performance.
Drive and support Innovative ideas to improve processes and the bottom line.

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates should possess a University degree preferably in Computer Science / Electrical Electronics / Mechanical Engineering, Numeric Science or its equivalent.
Minimum of 5 years programming experience
Professional Qualifications: – ITIL.
Multi-lingual ability will be an advantage

Skills & Experience:

Demonstrable experience in developing software in a service-oriented architecture (SOA) environment.
Good understanding of Microservice architecture and techniques, Container and DevOps CI/CD technology.
In-depth experience in programming language and standards which includes but not limited to JAVA, REST, XQuery, XPATH, XSLT, JMS, Memcached, Oracle Middleware component, Linux, MySQL, JSF and Spring MVC, web components, SQL, other database languages, NoSQL, structured and Unstructured database, PL/SQL
Intermediate knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle and Programming Languages.
Good understanding of workflow system, Oracle Banking Platform (OBDX, Flexcube) and digital technology.
Adequate knowledge of software methodologies and design patterns.
Knowledge of governing security standards.
In-depth knowledge of Data structure and algorithm
Strong leadership, analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent technical, planning and organizational skills.
Experience working with multi-cultural & multi-national environment
Availability and willingness to travel to other locations as required

Application Closing Date
13th March, 2023, 20:00
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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