PalmPay is an Africa-focused fintech firm, launched in 2019. PalmPay is a mobile payments platform that offers a number of financial services.

Job Position: API Library Software Engineer

Job Location: Ikeja, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  1. API Library Design and Architecture: o Design, architect, and develop API libraries in Java, TypeScript, Python, PHP, WordPress, Shopify, and other relevant languages. o Ensure the libraries are scalable, secure, and adhere to industry best practices.
  2. Implementation and Coding: o Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code to implement API libraries. o Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate libraries into various platformsDeployment and Testing: o Manage the deployment process of API libraries, ensuring reliability and consistency across different environments. o Implement comprehensive testing strategies to guarantee the functionality and security of the libraries.
  3. Maintenance and Support: o Provide ongoing maintenance and support for existing API libraries. o Address and resolve any issues, bugs, or enhancements reported by users or internal teams.
  4. Documentation: o Create detailed and user-friendly documentation for API libraries, including usage guides, integration steps, and troubleshooting information. o Keep documentation up-to-date with any changes or enhancements to the libraries.
  5. Integration with Payment Solutions: o Collaborate with payment solutions architects to ensure seamless integration between API libraries and the core payment processing systems. o Optimize API calls for performance and efficiency.
  6. Collaboration and Communication: o Work closely with product managers, software engineers, and other stakeholders to understand integration requirements and provide technical solutions. o Communicate effectively with merchants and partners to assist in the integration process.
  7. Security and Compliance: o Implement and adhere to security best practices in API development. o Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations related to payment solutions.
  8. Continuous Improvement: o Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices. o Proactively suggest and implement improvements to the API libraries to enhance performance, security, and user experience.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • 5 years of proven experience in designing, building, and maintaining API libraries.
  • Proficiency in Java, TypeScript, Python, and PHP, and familiarity with WordPress, Shopify, and other relevant technologies.
  • Strong understanding of fintech and payment solutions.
  • Experience with API security, encryption, and compliance.
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

Application Deadline
30th March, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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