Core Banking Engineer at Tek Experts

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Lagos

Tek Experts

Job Details

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Position: Core Banking Engineer
Company: Tek Experts
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.
Category: Information Technology
Work Location Type: WFH optional
Req ID: 8855

Job Description



Tek Experts is looking for a Core Banking Engineer who will be a key player in our Product Development Outsourcing business. Our engineers love to learn and have a passion for technology. They’re known for their expertise in solving the most complex tech challenges while having fun and being part of a dynamic and collaborative team.

In this role, you’ll join a team creating the financial services and banking industry of tomorrow, helping an innovative fintech company that is committed to transforming the retail space in Africa. Based at our clients’ location on Victoria Island, you’ll develop software applications to enable the organization’s consumers and merchants.

A career in tech. Work with the biggest and best names in technology.   

For more than a decade, we’ve been growing, learning, and helping talented people like you advance their technology careers. At Tek Experts, you’ll build your expertise while your achievements are elevated and celebrated.
We’ll be with you from the start with the training and tools to ensure you succeed. Plus, you’ll get ongoing learning and development opportunities, and thrive as part of our supportive work culture.
Being a part of Tek Experts means you can develop your career across multiple clients and technologies and be at the leading edge of development now, and in the future.
We know diverse teams make the strongest teams. Our team members come from all cultures, perspectives, and experiences. Sound like you? Keep reading to see the details of the role and take the next step in your career by applying today.

Leverage your engineering skills in the financial services industry

We’re seeking a diligent engineer to design and develop scalable infrastructure components for web-based applications. The position will involve working closely with team members to create new designs, implement progressive improvements, and deliver product launches in a fast-paced innovation environment.

This will be a challenging but rewarding role that requires effective communication and collaboration as well as a keen attention to detail and the ability to learn and adapt to emerging technologies.


  • Lead the core platform team and coordinate with digital team members
  • Work cross-functionally with the platform team. Take the lead on designing and deploying APIs, new data transformations, managing databases, and supporting production operations
  • Lead the creation of tools for infrastructure management, monitoring, and scalability
  • Take the lead on building and maintaining development and deployment tools for the stack
  • Create, deploy, configure, support, and troubleshoot issues with networked application environments
  • Collaborate with engineering and research teams to architect and deploy algorithms, provide operational support for our new and existing applications, and debug production issues
  • Monitor team performance and report on metrics. Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture to set clear goals and expectations, delegate tasks, and meet deadlines


  • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in computer science or another related field
  • Deep understanding of the stored procedure languages used by core banking systems
  • 8+ years of direct software design and development experience
  • 3+ years of experience in applying modern frameworks and patterns to build highly scalable enterprise SaaS applications
  • Proven track record implementing core banking platforms in banking or fintech domains
  • Extensive experience with Java/J2EE, Hibernate, JMS, Spring (Core, MVC, Integration), REST APIs, MySQL
  • Advanced knowledge of core banking platforms and how to expose the core banking capabilities as consumable services (RESTful services)
  • Experience with Agile methodology, test-driven development, source control management, and automated testing
  • Banking industry experience is required
  • Familiarity with SDLC tools. Working knowledge of Agile software development is a plus
  • Knowledge of Ant, Maven, Git, SVN, Jenkins, Travis, Puppet, Ansible, and Docker is considered an advantage
  • Strong analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Professional fluency in English is vital, both written and spoken.

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