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Mid-Level Backend Developer at Trustcrow

TrustcrowLagos, Nigeria Software Development
Full Time

Trustcrow is a Lagos-based fintech company that specializes in a B-to-B digital escrow platform. The company escrows funds between transacting parties until agreed goods, services, or assets are delivered. This safeguards buyers from sell-side performance default and safeguards sellers from buy-side payment default. The platform eliminates the purchaser�s exposure to making advance payments prior to the receipt of goods/services and eliminates the seller�s exposure to delivering goods/services before payment. By using a trusted intermediary, users benefit from increased transparency, protection, and efficiency. Trustcrow is a USA-registered company with operations in Nigeria.

  • We are looking for a talented Mid-Level Backend Developer to join our innovative development team. As a Backend Developer,
  • He/She will be responsible for designing and implementing efficient, scalable, and secure server-side applications that power our web and mobile platforms.
  • He/She will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including front-end developers, designers, and product managers, to deliver high-quality software solutions.
  • He/She will play a crucial role in driving the growth and profitability of the company through the successful development and launch of new products.


  • Develop and maintain server-side applications and APIs using modern programming languages and frameworks.
  • Design and optimize databases and data models for performance, reliability, and scalability.
  • Implement and integrate third-party services, libraries, and APIs to enhance functionality and efficiency.
  • Collaborate closely with front-end developers to ensure seamless integration between the front-end and back-end components.
  • Implement security measures and best practices to protect data and applications from vulnerabilities and attacks.
  • Write clean, modular, and testable code following coding standards and best practices.
  • Conduct thorough testing, debugging, and performance optimization to ensure high-quality and efficient code.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members, participate in code reviews, and provide constructive feedback to maintain code quality and share knowledge.
  • Any other duties as assigned or required by the company or the group.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • 5+ years proven experience in software development
  • Proven professional experience as a Backend Developer or similar role, with a strong portfolio showcasing your past projects.
  • Proficiency in Nest.js, Javascript and Node.js
  • Solid understanding of PostgreSQL experience with database design, optimization, and query optimization.
  • Experience with RESTful API design and implementation.
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and agile development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of AWS and experience with deploying applications in a cloud environment. (AWS preferred)
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • A passion for learning and keeping up with the latest industry trends and best practices.

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Knowledge of microservices architecture and design patterns.
  • Familiarity with message brokers and asynchronous processing (e.g., RabbitMQ, Kafka).
  • Understanding of DevOps principles and experience with CI/CD pipelines.

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