Backend Developer

Our team is composed of talented individuals who are passionate about technology and dedicated to delivering exceptional solutions. We are looking for a skilled Backend Developer to join our dynamic team.

Job Description

As a Backend Developer at Afrihealth, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the server-side logic and databases that power our applications. You will work closely with front-end developers, product managers, and other stakeholders to ensure the seamless integration and performance of our software solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain server-side applications and databases.
  • Implement robust and scalable APIs and services.
  • Collaborate with front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server-side logic.
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Ensure the security and data protection of our applications.
  • Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code.
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications.
  • Perform code reviews and provide constructive feedback to peers.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
Proven experience as a Backend Developer or similar role.
Proficiency in server-side languages such as Python, Java, Ruby, Node.js, or similar.
Experience with database management systems (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB).
Strong understanding of RESTful APIs and web services.
Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git).
Knowledge of containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes) is a plus.
Experience with cloud services (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) is a plus.
Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
Strong communication and collaboration skills.

What We Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package.
Opportunities for professional growth and development.
A collaborative and innovative work environment.
Health, dental, and vision insurance.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to send their resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio or project links to with the subject line “Backend Developer”.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the backend developer at Afrihealth Limited, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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