Apply For Officer, Software Development Engineer at the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc)

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc) is a reputable Electricity Distribution Company in Nigeria backed by international investors and shareholders.

Apply For Officer, Software Development Engineer at the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc)

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Officer, Software Development Engineer

Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • The role of this job holder is to actively participate in the identification, development, testing, and maintenance of application and systems software in line with fast-paced business requirements.
  • Work on delivering roadmaps of developed software and systems through accurate planning and interaction with stakeholders.
  • Adhere to strict development rules, reviews, testing, and production environment implementations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures high availability of services to end users.
  • Assist the software development manager with all aspects of software design, coding, and deployment.
  • Attends and contributes to software development meetings.
  • Writes and maintains code.
  • Participates in code reviews and quality assurance activities.
  • Monitors the technical performance of internal systems.
  • Respond to requests from the development team.
  • Provides support for software applications.
  • Report writing.
  • Conducts development tests.
  • Continually improve coding skills.


  • Supports team lead in building a strong team to meet corporate needs.
  • Supports and mentors new team members to ensure the professional growth of the team.

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Software Releases and System Improvements.
  • Bug Fix Tracking SLOs.
  • Adherence to ICT Policy.
  • Stakeholder Satisfaction.
  • Personal Execution Efficiency.
  • System and Software Documentation.

Education & Experience

  • B.Sc / HND in Computer Science or a related Field.
  • Minimum of 1-year relevant post NYSC experience.
  • Software Development Certifications.
  • Network Certifications are an advantage.
  • Working in a software development team in a medium to large size organization
  • Good working knowledge of one or more general purpose programming languages including Java, C/C++, Objective C, Python, JavaScript, or PHP
  • Working experience in socket development – i.e., TCP/IP stack development (DNS, DHCP, etc.) and authentication systems i.e., LDAP/AD Integration
  • Practical knowledge in working under the Agile Software Development Environment
  • Working experience in working under a distributed version control environment with automated code review tools, Sandbox testing, and pushing code to the production environment.
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as required.
  • Experience: web application development, Unix/Linux environments, mobile application development, distributed and parallel systems, machine learning, information retrieval, natural language processing, networking, developing large software systems, and/or security software development.

Required Skills/Competencies:

  • Developed people skills.
  • Good project management skills, especially with agile methodology.
  • Good analytical, organizational & multitasking skills.
  • Good communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Self-motivated with a focus on results
  • Attention to detail.
  • Passion for excellence in serving users and addressing their Needs.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

The Cover Letter should be addressed to:
The MD / CEO,
Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Plc,
No.1 Ziquinchor Street, Off IBB Way,
Wuse Zone 4,
FCT, Abuja.
 Head, Human Resources Management.


  • All applications should include Curriculum Vitae and a Cover Letter.
  • The subject of your application should read: “Officer, Software Development Engineer” Failure to follow the instructions will lead to disqualification of your application.
  • Only soft copies of applications will be treated and only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

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