Senior Backend Engineer (LARAVEL) Job at Staff-Recruit

Staff-Recruit is a leading Human Resource and Management Consulting firm which provides a range of recruitment, selection, outsourcing, training & development solutions. We are a dedicated team of professional consultants offering top of the line executive recruitment and selection services. We cater for the needs of a range of professionals seeking employment and work together to create effective solutions using our networks and strong client base.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Senior Backend Engineer (LARAVEL) 
Job Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time


  • Provide support to the MD/CEO on strategic and technical matters as well as provide administrative support for the company and its affiliates.
  • Maintain an up-to-date consolidated management overview of departments and projects’ performance.
  • Support the CEO in overseeing subsidiaries and affiliates.
  • Research for and preparation of technical documents, briefs, speeches, and presentations in various formats to support the activities of the MD/CEO.
  • Provide input to technical studies/research projects, technical reports, project planning reports, etc. to be presented to the MD/CEO.
  • Soliciting technical reviews and opinion from internal stakeholders on emerging issues, reviewing the content, and presenting to the CEO her views and/or directives.
  • Provide management oversight for the development of new products and projects.
  • Lead strategic/ big pet projects on behalf of the CEO.
  • Follow up and ensure that all tasks documented on Microsoft Planner is completed on schedule.
  • Prepare dashboards and spreadsheets for the entire business, highlighting performance and progress across each department to the MD/CEO on a timely basis.


  • 6+ years of experience in Laravel
  • 5+ years of building backend technology around fintech is a must with current title as senior back-end developer
  • Startup experience in fintech is a must
  • Candidates must be located in Nigeria
  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer
  • Extensive experience in software development life cycle.
  • Experience using system monitoring tools (e.g. New Relic) and automated testing frameworks
  • Knowledge of selected programming languages/frameworks (e.g. PHP/Laravel, Nodejs)
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL) and NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB)
  • Familiarity with various operating systems (Linux, Mac OS, Windows).

N10,000,000 - N14,000,00 / Anually.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Position as the subject of the mail.

Note: LinkedIn profile Link should be included in the body of the mail.