Senior Software Engineer (Java) Job At Sparkle Nigeria

Senior Software Engineer (Java)
  • Full Time
  • Nigeria

Sparkle Nigeria

Senior Software Engineer (Java) Job Vacancy At Sparkle Nigeria

Senior Software Engineer (Java) job vacancy is currently available at Sparkle Nigeria. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.


Sparkle Nigeria is a bank and then more, licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), we are what most people would refer to as a digital bank. We offer financial, lifestyle and business support services to Nigerians across the globe.

At Sparkle, we are building a tribe of like-minded people to create a marketplace that makes it easy to achieve business outcomes.

Job Description

  • We are currently seeking a specialist who understands the Card Services business such as debit, credit, ISO 8583. Experience in Java and Linux is required.
  • Must have experience supporting, leading, and training in software management use with little or no direction.
  • This would include all aspects such as logical/physical design, defining, implementing, monitoring, and reporting. No matter the challenge, you know you can find a solution and encourage others to think the same.

What We Are Looking For

  • You must be familiar with ISO8583, Experience working on Transaction Authorization, Settlement. You must have experience with Rest API.
  • You should have experience supporting Java-based applications within a global production support environment.
  • You should have the ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals.
  • You should have experience supporting Java-based applications within a global production support environment.
  • You should have the ability to work outside of normal hours including participating in a changing, rotational on-call schedule including weekends week per business needs.


  • You are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meetups, speak at conferences and are active on GitHub.
  • Expert level in Java Programming using Java 8 and above.
  • An understanding of how to develop Enterprise Solutions.
  • An understanding of Microservices Architecture.
  • Hands-on experience using Spring Boot Framework.
  • Hands-On experience using Ci/CD
  • Hands on experience with building cloud solutions.
  • Experience using ISO 8583.
  • Experience using ISO 20022.
  • Hands-on experience with BDD Testing Framework.
  • Hands-on experience with Junit, Mockito, Hamcrest and AssertJ.
  • Experience in the development of Payment Solutions.
  • Understanding of Domain-Driven Architecture.

The role is not for you if:

  • You’re not open to the pressures of building at a startup – For this role, we need someone who’s a self-starter and extremely passionate about innovating and building new products in a fast-paced -high pressured environment.

How To Apply For Senior Software Engineer (Java) Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Sparkle Nigeria recruitment portal.
  • Fill the online application form and upload the necessary documents.
  • Submit your application.
  • Only the shortlisted candidates shall be invited for an interview.
  • The application deadline was not specified.

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