First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone and FBNBank Senegal, as well as its Representative Offices in Johannesburg, Beijing and Abu Dhabi.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Team Lead Software Developer
Employment Type: Full time
Guide team development efforts towards successful project delivery.
Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship
Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits.
Identify and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team.
Collaborate with other software developers, business analysts and software architects to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain w business applications
Assist in the collection and documentation of user’s requirements, development of user stories, estimates and work plans.
Prepare reports, manuals and other documentation on the status, operation, and maintenance of software.
Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established standards.
Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code
Package and support deployment of releases.
Work with teammates in the migration of legacy applications to current technologies.
Develop, refine, and tune integrations between applications.
Analyze and resolve technical and application problems.
Assess opportunities for application and process improvement and prepare documentation of rationale to share with team members and other affected parties
Adhere to high-quality development principles while delivering solutions on time and on-budget. Provide third-level support to business users
Research and evaluate a variety of software products.
Develop new user-facing features
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back end
Provides level 3 support for production applications
Maintain confidentiality of all Information entrusted while delivering projects.
Comply with the principles and policies in the Information Security Handbook.
Performs other functions as may be required for the business to achieve its strategic objectives.
Minimum of a First Degree or its equivalent in Computing or related disciplines
Masters, MBA or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage.
5+ years’ experience as a Software Developer
Prior experience in a technical leadership position
Attention to detail and can-do attitude
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Strong analytical skills
Structured and methodical approach to problem solving
Self-motivated, a team player, and exhibit a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrate analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
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