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Software Developer Needed at United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is one of Africa’s leading financial institutions, with operations in 19 African countries and 3 global financial centres: London, Paris and New York. From a single country organisation founded in 1949 in Nigeria UBA has grown to become a pan-African provider of financial services with over 11 million customers, through close to 1000 business offices and touch points globally.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Software Developer
Location: Nigeria
Job Objective

  • To produce clean, efficient code based on specifications, testing and deploying programs and system, fixing and improving existing software.


  • Technical Excellence
  • Execute full software development life cycle (SDLC) in Python, .Net, PHP, Javascript and Java, C#, Oracle Databases (either or combination of any)
  • Develop flowcharts, layouts, and documentation to identify requirements and solutions in in Python, .Net, PHP and Java
  • Write well-designed, testable code
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
  • Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures
  • Document and maintain software functionalities, requirements, and specifications
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
  • Deploy programs and evaluate user feedback
  • Understand and possess hands on skills on service-oriented architecture approach to software development using appropriate communication protocol.
  • Participate in team education & knowledge transfer by training and knowledge sharing session.
  • Must possess a sense of equity and fairness
  • Good communication skills
  • Ensure development of high-quality software
  • Ensure proper understanding and compliance with existing IT standards.
  • Ensure that projects are accurately delivered to schedule.
  • Ensure deliverables meet the acceptance criteria given.
  • Ensure proper documentation and source code checked into repository and versioned
  • Ensure proper handover of developed software to support team for deployment and production support.
  • Ensure all development is thoroughly tested before it is presented to the customer
  • Provide support to third parties on solution on boarding and management


  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field.
  • 2 years and above related experience in software development

Knowledge & skills required:

  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Ability to conduct research into application development issues and products.
  • Development, customization and implementation of software solutions strong customer service skills and demonstrated ability to build professional relationships
  • Excellent knowledge of programming / systems analysis, as well as quality assurance
  • Excellent Interpersonal relationship
  • Customer relationship management
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Creativity at handling multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Strong initiative to finding ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
  • Good knowledge of ISO 8583 protocol.
  • Good knowledge of financial/banking domain

What we expect from you:

  • High degree of professional ethics, integrity and responsibility.
  • Highly organised, proactive, ability to work independently and take ownership of tasks assigned.
  • Team player with ability to work under pressure and ability to work with a wide variety of people and maintain excellent business relationship.
  • High sense of confidentiality and discreteness.

What you should expect from us:

  • Our corporate culture is defined by our core values. We do not just train our people to be the best in the job, we also offer encouragement, recognition, and rewards.
  • Whatever level you are at in your career, we offer plenty of opportunities and support to build a rewarding career at UBA.
  • Here in UBA, our employees are our greatest assets and so we built a recognition and reward system that boosts productivity and enhances staff retention, instituting a culture of meritocracy.
Application Closing Date
14th May, 2022.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online