Senior Backend Engineer (Nigeria)
Lagos, Nigeria
4d ago
source : Fuzu

About Klasha

Klasha is a technology company that builds cross-border commerce solutions for African consumers and international businesses wanting to sell into Africa.

Our mission is to make online consumer goods and services more accessible to customers across Africa. We've built the KlashaCheckout which allows African consumers to transact online and across borders in local African currencies, alongside an entire toolkit of software products including : KlashaWire, KlashaCargo, Payment Links and the Klasha App.

Our vision is for African consumers to have frictionless access to the goods they want, regardless of their geographic location, by transacting using African currencies and money methods.

Klasha is looking

for an analytical, results-driven, fast-moving Senior Backend Engineer to join

our team and help to build an exciting payments and logistics startup in

The Senior

Backend Engineer will use his or her understanding of programming languages and

tools to build our product, write clean code, formulate more efficient

processes, solve problems, and create a more seamless experience for users. You

should have excellent communication, computer and project management skills.

To succeed as a

Backend Engineer you should be focused on building a better, more efficient

program and creating a better end-user experience. You should be knowledgeable,

collaborative, and motivated.

We're looking for

mid-level engineers preferably in Lagos, Nigeria


with the Frontend Engineers and other team members to establish objectives and

design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the user experience.

Developing ideas

for new programs, products, or features by monitoring industry developments and

Be involved and

participate in the overall application lifecycle.

Define and

communicate technical and design requirements.

Provide training,

help and support to other team members.


high-quality reusable code that can be used in the future.

Build and scale

our product with input from other team members.


functional and sustainable web applications with clean codes.


cutting-edge technologies to improve applications.

Collaborate with

a multidisciplinary team of designers, developers, and system administrators.

Requirements : Minimum 5 years

Minimum 5 years

of experience as a backend engineer.


understanding of the web development cycle and programming techniques and

Focus on

efficiency, user experience and process improvement.

Excellent project

and time management skills.

Strong problem

solving, verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to work

independently or with a group.

Ability to move

fast and adapt as the business requires.

Strong knowledge

of the African payments and logistics ecosystem would be an advantage.

Benefits :

People are the heart of our business, so we prioritise

welfare and offer a wide range of competitive benefits including but not

limited to : All the latest

All the latest

technology you need to do your role.


Headspace and Spill membership.

One-time home

office set-up allowance.

Hybrid; remote +

office hours and flexible working conditions.

Access to

Klasha Sessions, and development training

Diesel and fuel

allowance for remote working.

Work-from-anywhere weeks; work

from anywhere for three weeks in a year.


Team building events.

Paid parental leave

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