Jobs Weekly: Techpoint is hiring, and other vacancies this week

July 4, 2017
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Once again we have curated a list of available tech job openings for you this week. Follow the instructions specified for each job opening to apply for any role you are interested in.

Full-stack Engineer at

Techpoint New Office 11

Location: Lagos

Job type: Full-time


Application deadline: July 18, 2017


  • Develop products that meet given specifications
  • Integrate products with monitoring and other analytics tools
  • Maintain product codebase
  • Write and review technical documentation
  • Participate in the team's agile planning and delivery process
  • Learn new technologies and keep abreast of existing technologies


  •  Familiarity with the WordPress CMS
  • Experience with PHP and other web programming languages
  • Experience with HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Experience with ReactJS or AngularJS
  • Experience with Laravel, Node.js.
  • Knowledge of MySQL and MongoDB.

If you are passionate about building products that will be used by real people in real environments, this job is for you. Please send your portfolio with email subject "The Whole Stack" to

IT Support (Devops) Team Lead/Trainer at  DMHoldings Limited

Training job

Location: Ogba, Lagos state

Job type: Full-Time

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Application deadline: July 10,  2017


  • He/She will come up with a curriculum for training future Engineers
  • Generate management reports from application databases  (MySQL, Oracle and SQL Server)
  • Systems maintenance and network management
  • Content Management on websites
  • Collating system requirements, changes and testing software updates for custom applications
  • Liaising with software development teams and IT Solution vendors for implementation and support of custom developed software and off-the-shelf solutions


  •  Proficient in Systems Administration with knowledge of systems troubleshooting, basic network setup and management and General IT support.
  • Ability to set up and configure systems (PCs and Servers); install, configure, update and upgrade custom and off-the-shelf software.
  •  System Administration skills; Windows, Linux and OSX.
  • Domain and email administration
  •  Ability to configure routers and switch, setup firewall and troubleshoot issues with firewall.
  • Proficient in SQL with ability to generate reports from SQL Server and MySQL
  • Basic understanding of web development, web servers, and Content Management Systems
  • Basic understanding of setting up, administering and troubleshooting issues on the network
  • 2-3 years relevant experience
  • Ability to read and understand code
  • Ability to not only solve problems but also explain  reason for the suggested solutions

To apply for this role, send CV using the title of the job as subject to   

Full stack developer at Last Price

Developer job

Location: Abuja

Job Type: Full-time

Application deadline:  July 7, 2017


  • Tech maintenance and optimization of the company's current WordPress site
  • Design and develop a full-featured web/mobile web/cross-platform & native application and related web services using modern web technologies in 6 weeks
  • Build intuitive, rich and functional user interfaces using dynamic web presentations technology
  • Responsible for the entire development life-cycle of applications (requirements specification, system architecture, implementation, deployment and maintenance)
  • Responsible for Database Administration and Business Intelligence activities
  • Responsible for administering servers and hosting platforms


  • Must be a very good UI/UX Developer
  • Must have digital marketing knowledge and training (Google certified is a plus)
  • Must be willing to deputize
  • Must have graphic design skills
  • Must not be above 30 years of age
  • 5 years + experience in Software Engineering (Engineering or Marketing degree is a plus)
  • Must be Resident in Abuja (Lagos developers can apply if they will be in Abuja for the next three months)

Interested in this role? Send applications to

Manager at Coolgiftsng Nigeria Limited

manager at work

Location: Lagos

Job type: Contract (2- 4 weeks)

Application deadline: July 7, 2017


Add more functionality to current website


Creative with minimum experience

Interested in this role, send applications to

Code Wrangler at Automattic

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Location:  Remote

Job Description

You will be responsible for Making Stuff Go. This job is tough to describe because it’s so broad, but historically it has included new product development from conception to implementation, high-volume and high-concurrency programming, and a MacGyver-like dedication to squashing bugs.


  • A strong understanding of the Web including HTTP, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Advanced proficiency with at least one scripting language like PHP or Python; Low-level language experience a plus, but not required.
  • Experience running and developing on Open Source platforms like Linux
  • The ability to iterate and ship ideas quickly, with loose (at best) direction
  • Basic knowledge of typography and design, with the ability to create simple and usable interfaces
  • Must be comfortable with customer-facing roles including support and documentation

Qualified for this role? Find out details about how to apply here

IT Security Officer at Standard Bank

computer security

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Application deadline: July 14, 2017

Job Summary

To provide an operational IT Security support to ensure that the bank is not compromised in anyway. The operation support includes anti-virus, intrusion detection, key management as well the delivery of and content scanning of all internet mail incoming and outgoing.

Ensure that all incidents are responded to and resolved within the required MTTR. Also, ensure that calls are communicated to the required support area and user.


  • Configure, install and support all security software
  • Responsible for administration of the firewall and monitoring of security tools & software with special focus on infrastructure and network security
  • Testing of security software for new technologies
  • Test and implement approval firewall rules
  • Support of Firewall, ISA, Mail Marshal, Blackberry, OWA, E-Mail, Encryption Tools, Mail Marshal, AD, Equinox, Anti-Virus
  • Testing of security software for new technologies
  • Generating, loading and maintaining the life cycle of all encryption keys for the Bank
  • Responding to and resolving all Firewall, ISA, Mail Marshal, Blackberry, OWA incidents
  • Administration and monitoring of Intrusion detection & intrusion prevention tools for workstations and servers
  • Partner with relevant stakeholders to maintain and improve the security posture of Business and IT.


  • B.Sc. in any Science Courses
  • MCSE / CISA / CISM / CISSP etc would be beneficial
  • Understanding of the CSOC and CSIRT objectives and requirements
  • IT Security experience / Communication or Network experience will be beneficial
  • IT Security Awareness
  • Working knowledge of relevant Operating Systems
  • Demonstrate knowledge of standards associated with the role, e.g. ISO, CobiT, ITIL.
  • Understanding of incident management and case management technologies (ticketing systems)
  • Working knowledge of the IT and IT Security field including TCP/IP, HTTP, encryption, network access controls, intrusion detection and prevention systems.
  • IT Security penetration testing

For more details about this role and to apply, click here to search for this opening on the company’s career site.

Previously featured jobs

Applications are still ongoing for the following roles;

Software Engineer – (Web Developer / Javascript) at BBC

Junior Designer, Infographics & UX, and other roles  at BBC (Nigeria Hub)


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