Mobile Developer at Bank of Kigali Digital Factory


Job Description

About The Digital Factory

The Bank of Kigali Digital Factory (BKDF) was launched in 2019 as the centre of facilitating the bank’s digital transformation journey. The Digital Factory is a well-established innovation department that aims to transform the way banking technology is delivered, by re-imagining and delivering a new digital customer experience. We are passionate about this digital transformation for our customers and their experience.

Do you want to help us redefine the way people bank? We’re looking for energetic innovators and leaders who are flexible, curious, versatile, responsive and are ready to roll up their sleeves in a collaborative and productive environment. By joining our team, you will make a positive impact on our customers and the banking industry.

About the Job

The Mobile Developer will contribute to transforming the lives of customers using digital banking. You will participate in sprint review, sprint planning and grooming sessions. You will work directly with the Tech Lead and the DF Software Engineers, designers, and product owners to receive requirement specifications for designing and developing mobile applications.

Are You

  • Passionate about solving challenges and take pride in your solution and code
  • Passionate about performance, reliability, and design with the experience and credentials to back up that passion
  • A passionate, experienced Mobile Developer
  • An excellent communicator – written, presentation, and verbal
  • Curious about technology and the people who create it
  • Eager to learn about new practices

Key Responsibilities

  • Contributing to a number of high-value projects within the DF
  • Writing clean code for designing and developing mobile applications
  • Taking part in the development life cycle
  • Using Agile engineering practices and various software development technologies to rapidly develop creative and efficient solutions that enhance the client organization’s technology
  • Investigating technologies and new Flutter SDK release
  • Communicating with internal IT teams to resolve technical dependencies during implementation.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or other IT related field
  • At least 2 years and above experience in mobile software development
  • Over two years developing Flutter applications for mobile
  • Programming languages such as Dart, Kotlin, Swift and JavaScript
  • Have one or more applications deployed on App store or Play store
  • Experience with Flutter framework
  • Experience with third party libraries and APIs
  • Understanding of the Agile development life-cycle
  • Experience with automated testing and building
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Proven experience in writing readable code, creating extensive documentation for existing code, and refactoring previously written code
  • Ability to interpret and follow technical plans
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of Android Keyboard API & experience with optimizing applications for material design an added advantage

Job benefits

  • Working in an inclusive and collaborative environment that highlights creativity, encourages curiosity and celebrates success
  • Tools and technology provided to create meaningful customer experiences
  • We hire you for your skills – not for just a job; you can grow with us. You will not only be prepared for success in your role, but also for a successful career
  • Flexible work culture that allows a healthy work / life balance
  • Online and in person learning & development opportunities to enhance or learn new skills
  • Work with and learn from / with a Rockstar DF team

Application Instructions

To submit an application, send us an email with your CV, portfolio link(s), and/or cover letter to For ease of identification, use the following template for your email header.

“Application for [ROLE] Q4 2022, [FIRSTNAME] [LASTNAME]”

For example, if your name is Katya Niyambo and you apply for the role of Mobile Developer, your email header should read:

Application for Full Stack Developer Q4 2022, Katya Niyambo

Submissions will be considered through February 11th, 2023. Kindly share your application before then.

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