Front end Developer

Job Overview

Our Client

Our client is an intelligence company aiming to provide access to quality analysis and data in Africa. We are looking for a stellar intermediate web developer to build a data platform. We need someone with sufficient front-end skills to build a fully functional dashboard using modern web frameworks like React, Angular or Vue. We plan to serve the front-end with a popular API framework and database, continuous integration and SPAs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build from scratch using the latest frameworks, design patterns and solutions
  • Work with the CTO to develop initial requirements and documentation
  • Focus on expanding and improving our legacy Content Management System (CMS), currently used to manage our website – made with Python Django, BackboneJS, and PostgresSQL
  • Must be involved in ad-hoc scripting to improve the team’s data collection, analytics and reach
  • Must be involved and participate in almost all important software decisions
  • Must also be involved in building of software that empowers investors, researchers and the  general public in their quest for accurate and accessible African financial data

Job Requirements

  • Creating ad-hoc ETL (Extract Transform Load) scripts to transfer excel data into a database
  • Writing custom scripts to interface with third party APIs like google sheets, MailChimp and NSE (Nigerian Stock Exchange)
  • Researching solutions architectural and liveness  problems

Job Skills

  • Solid experience building complex layouts with CSS, HTML & JS
  • Experience with at least one of the following: AngularJS, ReactJS, VueJS Experience with some of the following: Docker, NodeJS, PostgreSQL, Python, AWS, UNIX/Linux terminal
  • Experience with unit testing (Mocha, Chai or other)
  • Great communication skills
  • Good problem-solving ability

Job Experience and Educational qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or work experience (2+ years


Job Detail
  • Career LevelExecutive
  • Experience2 Years
  • INDUSTRYBig Data
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