Signup Login
Home Jobs Blog

Senior 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 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.
  • Trustcrow is a startup technology company. Characteristics of a startup include but are not limited to being fast-paced, uncertain, flexible, experimental, and grit. The successful candidate will marry these characteristics and be able to provide solutions for different business needs while exhibiting good management skills and a strong understanding of the company’s products and services.


  • Develop and maintain server-side applications and APIs using modern programming languages and frameworks (e.g., Nestjs, Postgresql, Redis, AWS Elastic Beanstalk).
  • 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.
  • Optimize web applications for maximum speed and scalability, ensuring excellent performance across different browsers and devices.
  • Write clean, efficient, and reusable code following best practices and coding standards.
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Conduct thorough testing and debugging to ensure high-quality and bug-free code.
  • Stay up to date with emerging trends and technologies in back-end development and make recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members, participate in code reviews, and provide constructive feedback to maintain code quality and share knowledge.
  • perform any other duties as assigned or required by the Company.
  • Implement security measures and best practices to protect data and applications from vulnerabilities and attacks.
  • perform any other duties as assigned or required by the Company.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 8+ years in an engineering position creating code-based solutions and tools.
  • Solid experience building applications with our back end tech stack (specified below);
  • Understands cross-browser issues and debugging.
  • Passionate about Object-Oriented Design & clean code.
  • Worked on substantial frontend projects using a modern backend framework
  • Proficient in git/github and CI/CD workflows;
  • Experience with AWS services, such as RDS, BeanStalk, CloudFront and S3;
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation communication skills with the ability to communicate sophisticated technical issues effectively and concisely to executives, team members, and others.

Method of Application

Signup to view application details. Signup Now

Send this job to a friend