Software Developer

Job Description

AppZone is Africa’s leading provider of home grown financial technology solutions. We expand the scope and competitiveness of financial institutions by delivering disruptive innovation on agile technology using best practices.

We recognize that our super-talented and highly motivated people are at the core of our unprecedented success so far. As such, we seek for more extraordinary individuals to join our high performance teams and become part of making history.
Your contributions have the potential to impact millions of people across Africa as we work together to provide technology that empowers people with unlimited access to financial services.

As a software developer, your job responsibilities would include....

  • Develop, Implement, and Support software products and solutions that integrate with in-house and third party systems
  • Provide support to business analysts in the  conversion of individual client business requirements into software functionality
  • Provide assistance to relevant functional teams by identifying requirements and improvements to architectural design of new/existing applications
  • Provide training to client end users with relevant tools and technical documentation.
  • Lead a technical work stream as a component of a larger project
  • Provide subject-matter expertise, customer advocacy, and analysis through all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Communicate effectively well with internal/external parties


●     Bachelor’s degree or corresponding combination of education and work experience in software development.

●     3+ years of programming experience with Web, Windows .NET framework and C#

●     3+ years’ experience WPF applications, ASP.NET, MVC, C#, .Net, Web API, JSON, REST, and SQL Server.

●     Good communication skills.

●     Excellent interpersonal & analytic skills.

●     An aptitude for analytical problem-solving.

●     Ease and ability to learn fast and solve complex problems.

●     Proficiency in object-oriented design and development using software development best practices.

●     Experience with Microsoft SQL database design, T-SQL and stored procedure programming.

●     Experience working on Agile teams using Agile methodologies such as SCRUM.

●     Ability to provide technical input for designs, functional specifications, and other project requirements.

●     Ability to design, and build, high quality unit tests.

Appzone is a fintech that builds proprietary solutions for financial institutions, banking and payments services. With a team of over 170 professionals and clients in seven countries, Appzone is Africa’s leading FinTech disruptor and provider of home-grown software solutions for the continent’s Financial Services industry. Founded in 2008, we process over $2 billion in transactions annually serving 18 commercial banks and over 450 microfinance institutions across the continent. Our platforms issue 1.5 million cards and disburse over $300 million in loans monthly, while also managing $200 million in deposits, 10 million accounts and 100,000 transactions daily.