Backend Engineer at Kuda


Backend Engineer

Full-Time in Lagos, NG - Mid Level - Tech

We are Kuda, an unusual bank on a mission to change the way Nigerians spend, save and manage their money, and we’re looking for a self-starter to join our fast-paced team as a Backend Engineer.

This is a great opportunity for you to grow and set yourself on the path to an amazing career.

At Kuda, you will:

  • Compile and analyze data, processes, and codes to troubleshoot problems and identify areas for improvement.
  • Collaborate with the front-end developers and other team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the user experience.
  • Develop ideas for new programs, products, or features by monitoring industry developments and trends.
  • Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging
  • Write clean code to develop functional applications
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications
  • Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve legacy applications
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Build APIs that serve our frontend apps as well as other clients
  • Refactor and improve existing code to incorporate better patterns

You’ll be considered for this role if you:

  • Have 2+ years' experience working as a backend developer
  • Have in-depth understanding of C#, .NET, HTML
  • Have a deep understanding of Source Code Management
  • Have in-depth understanding of Cloud Technologies (Azure, AWS)
  • Have a great understanding of databases and SQL
  • Have in-depth understanding of REST APIs, SOAP & RPC
  • Have in-depth understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Are able to do technical writing and API documentation
  • Are familiar with project management tools (e.g Trello, Jira, etc)
  • Have good problem-solving skills
  • Have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Love to help people
  • Can take the initiative and adapt to a fast-paced work environment

A few reasons to work at Kuda:

  • An exciting and flexible work environment
  • Competitive pay
  • Smart and kind coworkers
  • Reliable health insurance
  • Weekly gym passes