Backend Developer -BED211

Job Information

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    Category IT Jobs
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    Posted On Nov 24 ,2021
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Youverify Online Services
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Job Description

  • Youverify is looking for Software Engineers to join the Technology team to build the next-generation applications to solve complex problems and work with a world-class engineering and product team to deliver innovative products for our users.

Job Description
What a typical week may look like at Youverify:

  • Design and implement new features and enhancements using NodeJS
  • Fix bugs assigned during the sprint planning process
  • Design, innovate and solve complex problems inherent in operating a high scale classifieds platform
  • Play a key role in reviewing and approving the work of your peers as part of the software development process
  • Interact with product owners, partners, and business stakeholders to understand and develop requirements
  • Debugging and Improvement of existing systems
  • Expand our micro-services architecture
  • Management of all 3rd party tool relationships and integrations from a technical aspect. i.e. SMS providers, Email, APIs, Finance tools, Marketing tools, Business tools, AWS, etc.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in computer science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • 4+ years experience working with NodeJS.
  • Comfort working within agile methodologies and experience in estimation and time management.
  • Intermediate understanding of unit and integration testing, and testing frameworks/libraries — Mocha, Jest, etc
  • Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance
  • Experience having worked with at least one Web Framework for your language of choice
  • Comfort and familiarity with code editor and formatting tools
  • Familiarity with at least one web server technology – (ex: Apache, Nginx)
  • Working knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool – Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI, Github Action
  • Working knowledge of gRPC and protocol buffers
  • Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics
  • Familiarity with containerization infrastructure (Docker), Caching (Redis), API gateway (Kraken), orchestration (Kubernetes), Distributed tracing (Jaeger), Service mesh (LinkerD), and observability
  • Knowledge of microservices (or SOA), Docker, and/or distributed systems.
  • Good working knowledge of NoSQL systems (MongoDB, Elastic, Cassandra), Relational Database Systems (MySQL, PostgreSQL, or Oracle), Messaging Systems (RabbitMQ), Kafka.
  • Experience with managing and deploying applications on AWS / DigitalOcean / GCP.

N250,000 – N400,000 monthly.