Lead Developer Back-end Java (Spring-boot Framework) – Nairobi, Kenya.

Our client, a dynamic Technology Start-up focused on providing insurance agents with a simple & responsive insurance management platform is looking to recruit a Technology Lead. The successful candidate Must have a solid background as a project lead, core language Java working with Spring boot framework. Knowledge and experience working with microservices are mandatory.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with upper management to define software requirements.
  • Take lead in operational & technical projects.
  • Develop high-quality software design and architecture.
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle.
  • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code.
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting.
  • Review and debug code.
  • Perform validation and verification testing.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to fix and improve products.
  • Document development phases and monitor systems.
  • Ensure software is up-to-date with the latest technologies.


  • Must have a Bachelors degree in Computer Science or relevant field.
  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience.
  • Large capacity for attention to detail.
  • Extensive experience in software development, scripting and project management.
  • Experience using JPA and Docker.
  • In-depth knowledge of Java and spring boot framework.
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Experience working with Andriod mobile application development will have a distinct advantage.
  • Agile and Scrum methodology and practices.

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  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Karen, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 200,000 – 300,000 /= ( Approx. 1,181 – 2,727 USD )
  • Deadline:25th January 2021.