Developer – Software Development, Information Technology at MTN Nigeria

November 14, 2023
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

MTN Nigeria – The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognisable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.


  • The role involves designing, coding, testing, and maintaining software applications.
  • Collaborating with a team of programmers and other stakeholders, software developers translate user requirements into functional code, ensuring the creation of efficient, reliable, and user-friendly software solutions.


  • Develop designs that support the functional requirements of business application projects and include conceptual, high-level, and detailed design specifications for the build, implementation, and support of these business solutions.
  • Complete analysis of and acquire a detailed understanding of the testing requirements for a given design and prepare a testing strategy.
  • Assess the implications of a given design’s current and future support model and prepare an implementation and transition plan.
  • Organize and coordinate the activities of the systems design team and communicate all business process changes to them, highlighting the implications for design.
  • Manage workflow processes, document weekly reports per functional area, and provide input to monitor and execute URS.
  • Monitor IS development and trends.
  • Develop an understanding and lay out a plan for the system’s performance and capacity requirements, standards, and criteria to satisfy the customer’s business requirements for the solution.
  • Liaise with vendors and the business team for pilot execution and proof of concept.
  • Complete an analysis of the customer’s business requirements as it relates to technical infrastructure design and ensure traceability of the design to the business requirements.

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent
  • Oracle, IBM, or AWS Developer Certification


  • 3–7 years’ experience, which must include:
    • 3years of development experience
    • 3 years of experience building frontend and backend systems
    • 3 years of experience in integration with SQL and noSQL databases and API consumption
    • 3 years of writing microservices