Head of Engineering

  • Lagos

Job Title: Head of Engineering

Location: Lagos

Salary: N700,000-N1,500,000 Gross.

Key Responsibilities:

● Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals.

● Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage.

● Help departments use technology profitably.

● Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency.

● Build quality assurance and data protection processes.

● Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance.

● Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology.

● Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors.

● Supervising Junior Software Developers, analyzing software performance and configuration systems, and managing the deployment and integration of new software.

● Develop cutting-edge software solutions to optimize our business operations.

● Managing the installation and configuration of software solutions.

● Resolving software deployment and integration errors, and documenting processes.

● Performing routine maintenance and monitoring performance metrics.

● Write clean and well tested code, think logically and solve problems.



● Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or similar.

● Relevant training & certifications.

● 5-8years of experience in a similar role.


● Experience in leading and managing software engineering teams in an agile environment.

● Strong project management skills with ability to manage many simultaneous projects.

● In-depth knowledge of programming languages such as PHP, Python and JavaScript based framework such as VueJs/ReactJS/Node.js.

● Experience using other side languages such as Golang, java or Java with microservice approach.

● Full stack understanding of web API/database development concepts and patterns.

● Extensive experience in developing, deploying, and integrating software solutions.

● Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.

● Knowledge of best practices related to data encryption and cybersecurity.

● Ability and passion to quickly learn and implement new technologies as required.

● Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, problem-solving, detail-focused, motived, good at teamwork.

Interested candidates should send CV to afagbohunlu@bridgegapconsults.com and use the Job title as the subject of the mail.

To apply for this job email your details to afagbohunlu@bridgegapconsults.com