Senior Java Software Engineer Job in Kenya

Job Title: Senior Java Software Engineer
Hiring Organization: Jumia
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: e-Commerce
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/20/2024

About Jumia:

Jumia believes that technology has the potential to transform everyday life in Africa for the better. Jumia was built to help consumers access millions of goods and services conveniently and at the best prices while opening up a new way for sellers to reach consumers and grow their businesses.

Listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in 2019, Jumia is the leading e-commerce company in Africa, operating in 11 countries. The Jumia platform consists of a marketplace, which connects sellers with consumers, a logistics service, which enables the shipment and delivery of packages from sellers to consumers, and a payment service, JumiaPay, which offers a safe and easy solution to facilitate online payment transactions. The company offers goods across a broad range of categories, such as phones and electronics, home appliances, fast-moving consumer goods, fashion and beauty.

What you will be doing:


You will be part of an agile team that develops e-commerce, smart logistics, and payment solutions

Your work will integrate a service oriented architecture using state- of-the-art technologies and software development practices; You will own your services and be responsible end-to-end

You will take ownership for your code to be qualitatively high and you will support your colleagues in code reviews

You will change the Internet landscape in Africa and the World one line of code at a time

What we are looking for:

Minimum of 3 years of experience

Experienced with Object Oriented Programming (OOP)

Experience with development in Java (and ideally Spring Boot framework)

Acquainted with building testable code, unit tests and/or integration tests

Knowledgeable of software design and architecture patterns

Knowledgeable of SQL and relational databases

Fluent in English

We Offer:

A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment

A unique opportunity of having strong impact in building the African e-commerce sector

The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team

An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer term objective is to train the next generation of leaders

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