In the realm of financial services in Nigeria, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) stands tall as the largest institution in terms of total assets and gross earnings.
With a customer base exceeding 10 million and an extensive network of over 750 branches, FirstBank offers a wide array of retail and corporate financial services.
Moreover, the bank has a global presence through its subsidiaries, including FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone, and FBNBank Senegal.
Additionally, FirstBank operates representative offices in Johannesburg, Beijing, and Abu Dhabi, establishing its international reach.
Join Our Team: Associate, Data Engineering
Are you ready to take your career in data engineering to the next level? FirstBank is currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to fill the role of Associate, in Data Engineering. This position will be based at Samuel Asabia House in Lagos and offers full-time employment.
As an Associate, Data Engineering, you will be responsible for various tasks related to application development projects. Your primary focus will be on detailed design, programming, testing, and rollout, while also providing support for production applications. Key duties and responsibilities include:
- Coordinating Application Development: Assist in planning, coordinating, and supervising all activities associated with the design, development, and implementation of systems and software applications.
- Supporting Data Pipelines: Work closely with the development Team Lead to contribute to data pipeline development, management operations, and support.
- Prototype Development: Play a crucial role in developing prototypes to enhance envisioning and communication, as well as proof-of-concept systems to test technology and validate potential solutions.
- Coding and Problem-Solving: Perform coding duties based on functional and technical specifications to address business problems effectively.
- Testing and Quality Assurance: Actively participate in program unit testing, integration, and system testing to ensure high-quality standards are met.
- System Maintenance and Upgrades: Assist in maintaining, supporting, and upgrading existing IT systems and applications.
- Application Customization: Contribute to the customization of application packages to meet specific requirements.
- Ensuring Solution Alignment: Ensure that developed solutions align with the requirements outlined in the design documentation.
- Timely and Accurate Delivery: Ensure the accuracy and timely delivery of data pipelines.
- Technical Review and Optimization: Review technical constraints and address performance issues related to business intelligence and integration solutions.
- Leadership and Guidance: Provide leadership and technical guidance to team members.
To be considered for this position, the following qualifications are necessary:
- Education: Possess at least a First Degree or its equivalent in a Business/IT-related discipline. A master’s degree, MBA, or recognized professional certification would be an added advantage.
- Experience: Have a minimum of 3 years experience in designing, developing, and delivering solutions.
If you are interested in joining our dynamic team at FirstBank, please follow the application process below: