Hiring Now: Senior Back-end Web Application Developer

Back-end developer

Job Description

Our team is growing and we’re looking for a Senior Back-end Developer with at least four years of experience to work on-site in Nairobi, Kenya.

Join as Back-end Developer

Work on-site in Nairobi, Kenya

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Oriented Programming Java (and ideally Spring boot framework) unit tests and/or integration tests
  • Knowledgeable of software design and architecture patterns Knowledgeable of SQL and relational databases
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience in another programming languages, namely: Go, NodeJS
  • DevSecOps mindset
  • Aware of fault-tolerance and secure programming concepts
  • Experienced in some of the following concepts: message queuing, caching, NoSQL, SOA, CI/CD, application and system monitoring
  • Experienced in some of the following technologies: Maven, Gradle, Hibernate, Kafka, Redis, Prometheus, Docker, Kubernetes, SonarCube, Jenkins
  • Experienced working with Scrum processes

Apply as Back-end Developer

Change the Internet landscape in Africa, one line of code at a time.

Application Instructions

To apply for this role:

1. Download the Gebeya Talent mobile app on Android or iOS.

2. Submit your application. Important: For the question “How did you hear about us?” choose “Other” and type “LIAd5“. This will fast-track your application review.

About Gebeya

Being a Gebeya Talent means: 

  • competitive pay: command higher rates than permanent employee salaries, and enjoy timely payment as per your contract 
  • convenience: update your profile easily on-the-go, from the convenience of your phone; it’s free to join, and free to be matched with clients 
  • benefits: gain exclusive access to up-skilling opportunities, international certifications, and global work experience
  • legitimate opportunities: only match with projects that suit your skill sets and rate; no searching, no scrolling, no bidding wars 
  • support: access healthcare benefits and micro-loans for equipment like laptops through our partners 
  • community: take advantage of mentorship, networking, and professional development events


Don’t worry. If you are not selected for this role, you will still have the opportunity to be part of the Gebeya Talent pool of freelancers, where you can access lucrative projects and work opportunities. 

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