Full Stack Developer, Nairobi, KENYA

Date Posted : Aug 7, 2020, 09:40 AM

Ref. No.: FSD_Nairobi

Software Group is a global technology company that is specialized in delivery channels and integration solutions for
the financial sector. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria, it currently serves a worldwide client
base from 9 regional offices located in Australia, Bulgaria, Egypt, Ghana, India, Kenya, Mexico, the Philippines, and
the USA. Software Group has a second newly opened office in Bulgaria, located in Varna. It is supporting the
headquarter operations in Sofia and has a key role in the development of products as well as the implementation
of the projects Software Group has all around the world. The company’s vision is to accelerate financial inclusion
by creating cutting edge technology solutions. Some of Software Group’s customers are organizations such as Bill
& Melinda Gates Foundation, 7 out of the top 10 Microfinance networks, International Finance Corporation (IFC),
Asia Development Bank, Asian Confederation of Credit Unions (ACCU), Access bank holding, and many others. The
the company currently employs over 300 professionals around the world that develop solutions aiming to improve the

quality of life of millions of people worldwide.


Requirements & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development.
  • Strong technical background in any of the following: Javascript, NodeJS, ReactJS, Powershell Java,
  • SQL.
  • An additional plus knowing any of Cassandra, ReactNative, Swift, Python, Java, C#, C/C++, .Net,
  • Elasticsearch.
  • Understanding advanced design architecture principles with good knowledge about microservices
  • and good design practices.
  • Experience in working with graphic designers and in converting designs into visual elements.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Energy, self-motivation, and a can-do approach.
  • Fluency in English.


​Main responsibilities:

As а valuable member of our “Development & Implementation” teams, you are going to be part of the end-to-end design, development, implementation, and continuous evolution of our innovative multi-tier platforms and applications used across the globe. You are going to provide technology leadership and lead small teams and project implementations, utilizing the latest technologies, development processes, and integrating with various systems and services. 

  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering team to design and launch new features.
  • Champion new and improve existing design methodologies. Provide guidance and expert advice to management or other groups on technical, systems-, or process-related topics.
  • Build applications for Linux and Windows platforms.
  • Maintain code integrity and code organization.
  • Follow and implement effective security and data protection practices.
  • Mentor and help more junior software engineers.


General Requirements for All SG Employees:
  • Must have a positive, get-done attitude and willingness to take on and contribute in any cross-
  • functional areas the team needs at any given time
  • Must understand and buy into the core values, vision and mission of the company
  • Must have a drive for professional development and actively engage in team improvements
  • Must speak English fluently and have clear writing skills for communicating with customers and
  • colleagues

Why Software Group?

  • You are looking for an employer that is a trusted and recognized global technology partner.
  • You want to take pride in working for a company with Bulgarian origin and worldwide presence.
  • You care to make an impact on financial inclusion and help people improve their lives.
  • Your professional goals lead you to your next planned career step in a team where everyone benefits from the passion for innovation, technologies, digitalization, continuous improvement, collaboration, and fun.
  • You appreciate getting recognized and well-rewarded for your achievements and maximizing them in our team.

If this sounds like you, apply for the role in our Kenya office!  All applications will be treated strictly confidential. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. References are highly valued.

All applications will be treated strictly confidential. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Software Group is an equal opportunity employer. We do not and will not discriminate in employment and
personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited
by applicable law.
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