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IT Support Officer

Kampala, Uganda

Senior Node JS Back End Software Engineer

Closing: May 30, 2022

4 days remaining

Published: May 25, 2022 (1 day ago)

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Role

We are looking for an experienced Backend Software Engineer in Node JS to keep building and maintain one of the best apps in the East African market. The goal is to assure the high quality of our operations and services aiming to the long-term success of our business.The ideal candidate will work hand in hand with our Tech Leads (backend and Mobile) and Product Managers.

At SafeBoda we always try to work with the latest technology and we are obsessed with the user experience. We have 5 key parts to our Product; Driver App (Android), Passenger App (Android and iOS Apps), Partner App (Android), Internal Portal (Vue.JS and Elixir) and API Team (PHP migrating to Node JS and Elixir).
Desired Personal Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information science, engineering or similar.
  • Critical thought, analytical thinking and good communication skills
  • Capacity to work with members of the team working in different countries
  • Good organizational and time management abilities
  • Great attention to detail and a results driven approach
  • Willing to go above and beyond ; we would like someone who wants everything under control and wants to try all the different possibilities that can happen
  • An attitude of accountability and knowledge-sharing. You enjoy reviewing others' code and sharing your knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Empathy, respect and a big sense of humor; we are people before engineers
  • English communication skills


Benefits:
  • Competitive salary
  • Free tasty lunch everyday for all staff at the SafeBoda academy
  • Free SafeBoda wallet balance to take daily rides to and from work 
  • Life & Health Insurance
  • Paid Annual leave
  • A supportive team environment with mentorship from SafeBoda leadership
  • Contribute to our mission to empower communities to thrive and scale with our rapidly growing startup


Responsibilities

Role

We are looking for an experienced Backend Software Engineer in Node JS to keep building and maintain one of the best apps in the East African market. The goal is to assure the high quality of our operations and services aiming to the long-term success of our business.The ideal candidate will work hand in hand with our Tech Leads (backend and Mobile) and Product Managers.

At SafeBoda we always try to work with the latest technology and we are obsessed with the user experience. We have 5 key parts to our Product; Driver App (Android), Passenger App (Android and iOS Apps), Partner App (Android), Internal Portal (Vue.JS and Elixir) and API Team (PHP migrating to Node JS and Elixir).
Desired Personal Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information science, engineering or similar.
  • Critical thought, analytical thinking and good communication skills
  • Capacity to work with members of the team working in different countries
  • Good organizational and time management abilities
  • Great attention to detail and a results driven approach
  • Willing to go above and beyond ; we would like someone who wants everything under control and wants to try all the different possibilities that can happen
  • An attitude of accountability and knowledge-sharing. You enjoy reviewing others' code and sharing your knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Empathy, respect and a big sense of humor; we are people before engineers
  • English communication skills


Benefits:
  • Competitive salary
  • Free tasty lunch everyday for all staff at the SafeBoda academy
  • Free SafeBoda wallet balance to take daily rides to and from work 
  • Life & Health Insurance
  • Paid Annual leave
  • A supportive team environment with mentorship from SafeBoda leadership
  • Contribute to our mission to empower communities to thrive and scale with our rapidly growing startup


Desired Technical Skills

  • Strong knowledge in backend proved by 3+ years of Node JS software development experience
  • Experience developing in Node JS and its frameworks, (Express, NestJS, etc)
  • Strong knowledge of best practices (we love SOLID!)
  • Demonstrated experience producing structured, readable and testable code
  • Have extensive experience working hands-on in an agile environment
  • Care about quality and know what it means to ship high quality code
  • Ability in identifying, debugging and resolving complex production issues
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration


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