Join the African Food Changemakers Team

Full-Stack Web Developer
Nourishing Africa
Full Time    |    Intermediate / Experienced    |    Graduate Degree    |       |    Nigeria


We are looking for a full-stack web developer with experience using PHP/Laravel and MYSQL for the back-end, and JavaScript/Vue.js/jQuery and Bootstrap for the front-end. The Web Developer will work with other Developers and relevant teams to ensure the proper functioning of the Nourishing Africa websites, monitor website traffic, troubleshoot problems, and perform updates as necessary.


In this role, you will be required to fulfil the following primary responsibilities:

  • Code well-designed, testable, and efficient software using standard development practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Develop user interface and experience for the Nourishing Africa hub
  • Develop and consume API’s
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on the technical needs of the company
  • Evaluate code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems
  • Develop scalable web applications for the company
  • Create and maintain excellent software documentation
  • Manage user data from database architecture
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling of the Nourishing Africa online hub
  • Plan, implement, manage, monitor, and upgrade security measures
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
  • Serve as an advisor to the team on appropriate web application measures to implement in carrying out its daily operations

Desired Skills:

We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, committed to excellence, and with a passion for the agriculture and food sector. Below are key qualifications that we require:

  • Demonstrable experience in web and user interface design using HTML/CSS, JavaScript/Vue.js/jQuery, Bootstrap
  • Experience in back-end and database development using PHP/Laravel, MYSQL
  • Experience in Git repository using GitHub
  • Experience in API development and working with 3rd party API’s
  • Experience in payment gateways integration (Flutterwave, Paystack, etc)
  • Experience in multi-authentication of different kinds of users
  • Solid knowledge of security measures like SSL, anti-malware protection, password security using bcrypt and SHA.
  • Experience in Search Engine Optimization and Google analytics
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional team members
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, results-driven environment
  • Available to start immediately

Deadline: Aug 20, 2022