Full Stack Software Engineer – Laravel Job Opportunity

By | September 26, 2017

Full Stack Software Engineer – Laravel Job Opportunity

Full Stack Software Engineer – Laravel Job Opportunity is available for all interested applicants. Applicants willing to be considered for the job opening are to put in their application before the closing date.

Job Type
:   Full Time
Job Category
:   Software Development
Closing Date
:   September 29th, 2017

Cytonn Technologies (CT) is the Technology affiliate of Cytonn Investments, an alternative investments management firm with offices in Nairobi – Kenya and the D.C. Metro Area in the US. Cytonn Technologies is a respected technology solutions provider that offers innovative, differentiated and efficient technology products and support, web-based solutions and integrated business solutions.

To manage our growing Technology needs, the firm is inviting applications from talented Software Engineers based in Washington DC to join its competitive team of engineers in Cytonn Technologies. This position is based in the United States. The candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

The successful candidate will have an opportunity to participate in our share ownership plan.


  1. Developing web applications (both front end and back end), ensuring user requirements are met
  2. Writing reusable, testable and clean code
  3. Maintaining web applications, ensuring uptime and dependability
  4. Optimize code for flexibility, re-use, scalability, performance, and availability
  5. Create innovative solutions to complex challenges
  6. Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time


  1. Thorough knowledge of PHP, Laravel, JavaScript, HTML and CSS. Candidates without proven Laravel experience will not be considered.
  2. Experience with modern JavaScript UI frameworks such as Angular, React and VueJS
  3. Minimum one-year experience developing in PHP
  4. Solid foundational skills of computing and algorithms, background in object oriented principles is an added advantage
  5. Basic foundational knowledge of Web/Internet infrastructure, databases and networking
  6. Proficient understanding of version control systems (GIT)
  7. A passion for computing and software and engaging learning experiences, as well as desire to make a difference in a highly productive environment
  8. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field is an added advantage