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Application Development Solution Architect for an MNC in Lagos Nigeria
Job ID IT JOBS#264
Location: Lagos. Nigeria
Required Skills:
Our client is a Nigerian multinational financial institution, that offers Online/Internet Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management services, with its head office in Victoria Island, Lagos.

The bank has has 231 branches, 17 Cash Centres, 18 e-branches, 41 Express locations and more than 1165 ATMs in Nigeria. It has subsidiaries in Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda,  and the United Kingdom.

The bank is looking for an experienced Application development - Solution Architect for its Head Office in Lagos, Nigeria

Job Responsibilities / Key Result Areas (KRAs)
- Experience of people management and the ability to lead and influence others 
- Proven experience in leading and managing the delivery of system/software development projects in a structured environment 
- Experience in a variety of software development approaches and methodologies including Agile and SCRUM. 
- Experience in both architecture and implementation-level software design 
- Experience in the development of software using c#, .Net and SQL Server technologies  and IBM ESB platform
- An understanding and exposure to Team Foundation Server and ALM. 
- Experience in the usage of UML 
- Strong facilitation and coaching skills 
- Excellent personal organisation and ability to prioritise and carry out multiple tasks 
- Able to influence and drive projects to meet key milestones and overcome challenges
- A desire to remain technically capable and an expert in current technologies 

Job Requirements (Qualifications/Certifications/Experience/Skills etc.)
- Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or any related field
- Possession of relevant professional certifications will be an advantage

Department: Technology / IT Division

Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Contract Type: Full-Time, Permanent