The Republic is Hiring Full Stack Engineer To Join their Team (N400,000-N550,000/month)

About the job

The Republic is hiring a full-time full-stack engineer. Depending on experience and milestones, the role could transition into that of CTO, Head of Technology or Head of Digital Products.

Who we’re looking for:

You are an experienced and collaborative software engineer with proficiency in modern web development frameworks (Node Js, Next Js, MYSQL, Express Js, Prisma, TypeScript, PlanetScale, Heroku, Amazon s3, Storybook, Swagger or Postman, Cypress, BrowserStack, Git, GitHub Actions, etc.).

You have an eye for design and can work with and improve upon existing UI/UX elements. You have strong product instincts and can be an active player in designing and building products from the ground up in a user-centered way.

You collaborate well, are highly professional, can communicate clearly and know when to get help. You write clean, maintainable, scalable code and develop, test, and iterate quickly.

What will set you apart?

  • You are highly professional in conduct, communications and output, demonstrable through 3+ years of professional work experience.
  • You are familiar with and enthusiastic about media, journalism, Nigeria, and/or Africa.
  • You have a wide range of digital skills and an eye for where those skills can make a difference.
  • You have experience and comfort with working on small teams and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • You can balance perfection with speed and getting things done.
  • You are a fast learner, obsessed with stories and relentlessly customer-first.
  • You show strong attention to detail and you are meticulous at documenting requirements and specifications.

To apply

Send your CV, a paragraph on why you’d be a great fit, and links to projects you’ve worked on (or your GitHub) to people@republic.com.ng with the subject: Full-Stack Engineer Application. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

Our ideal candidate is based in Lagos. Remuneration for this role is a N400,000-N550,000 monthly net salary (exclusive of benefits), depending on skills and qualifications.

About Us

The Republic is The Republic is a digital media startup delivering personalized, real-time information, media and editorial coverage of African countries. Our products include The Republic Magazine, an award-winning subscriptions-driven publication for Africans worldwide, and ATLAS (coming soon), a digital platform helping newsrooms, brands, and organizations to license quality editorial and news images from visual artists, photographers and photojournalists across Africa.