Application Developer at The Nigerian Stock Exchange

The Nigerian Stock Exchange services the largest economy in Africa, and is championing the development of Africa’s financial markets. The Exchange offers listing and trading services, licensing services, market data solutions, ancillary technology services, and more. It is an open, professional and vibrant exchange, connecting Nigeria, Africa and the world.Job Title:Application DeveloperJob SummaryThe Application Developer role is a technology focused role intended to provide software development and analysis services to the NSE.The role sits within the Market Operations & Technology (MOT) division and under the Technology Services Department specifically.The role would suit someone with proven experience building production, commercial-quality web based applications (in C# 3.0 and above) that also has proven in depth SQL-Server development experience.Applicants must be comfortable with advanced SQL syntax, SQL Server Business Intelligence development and SQL Server (additional experience with Oracle is highly desirable).The job holder needs to be flexible and open to new ideas or change with the passion and drive to excel in their career.The job holder must be self-directed, organized, and extremely attentive to details.The job holder must recognize the value of agile, iterative development processes, SDLC and have strong COD and OOA skills.Key ResponsibilitiesThe Application Developer will be expected to have aptitudes, skills, knowledge and experience on the following areas:Demonstrable analytical skills with regard to specifying and detailing business processes and requirementsDelivery experience with .NET framework, including C#, ADO.NET, LINQ and ASP.NETExtensive experience with SQL Server (2008/2012)Experience with SQL data business intelligence (OLAP, etc.) preferredAdvanced knowledge and experience in HTML and DHTML, JavaScript, CSSPractical experience in Agile development methodologiesAbility to work both in a collaborative team environment and independentlyProficient verbal and written communication skillsExperience with implementation and testing of DB backups, restores and recovery modelsDatabase server deployment design, processes, and day-to-day operations, including monitoring and Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO) using native monitoring and troubleshooting toolsFormulation, management and execution of data test strategies, plans and delivery commitments in concert with business and project management effortsMobile and web service development experienceExperience with ticketing systems (e.g.; JIRA, Bugzilla) and managed workflowsExperience with SharePoint 2010 and above preferredStrong familiarity with source control systems (e.g. Team Foundation Server)Functional Competencies:System Analysis and DesignAnalytical ThinkingSoftware Engineering and DevelopmentConcept Development and Execution ManagementDatabase AdministrationBehavioural Competencies:Attention to details

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