Java Developer (Intern)

Posted May 10 2022

The Role

Cinoteck is seeking a highly-skilled Java developer for its expanding team in Abuja who can demonstrate their qualifications and proficiency as a developer. Working with the different production teams, you will be developing for our clients.

As a software developer (Intern), you will be part of a team of Developers that will be the brain behind crafting, developing, testing, going live, and maintaining the system. You are passionate about learning and understanding the development process that drives a better customer experience and adoption.


You’ll need to have at least a year of hands-on experience and deep technical knowledge of java programming language and Frameworks.

  • The candidate should have a good grasp of the software development lifecycle: SDLC (Requirement gathering and analysis, Design, Implementation and Coding, Testing [including unit and integration testing], Deployment, Maintenance).
  • Working knowledge in data layer design (relational databases). Practical knowledge of related concepts such as normalization (up to the 3rd normal form).
  • Follows good practice for software development (clean code, test coverage, source code version control, pull requests, code review, issue tracking, graceful as well as aggressive error handling).
  • Working knowledge of Java programming language.
  • Basic knowledge of Webservices / API implementation with Java (proficiency in the Spring framework is an advantage), as well as web application frontend (Angular, React, HTML/CSS).
  • Basic knowledge of data structures and algorithms.
  • Proficiency in the use of modern tools and technologies that help with the software development lifecycle. Specifically:
    • Git for version control.
    • Maven or Gradle for project lifecycle management.
    • Attitude to fit, and a decent dose of effective curiosity.
  • Our values are Excellence, Commitment, Innovation, and Integrity; and our approach to work is Kaizen – Continuous Improvement, and our execution strategy is 4DX.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong Concept of Object-Oriented Programming
  • Strong Programming skills in Java, XML, SqlLite
  • Experience in integration of web services
  • Above learner level knowledge of Java programming language,  principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Working knowledge of the general computer landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent experience (Not strict on this)
  • Published at least 1 Application on a server
  • At least a year of experience in java development


  • Critical thinking.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of modern computer hardware, and software, and ability to work on multiple assignments with efficiency.

Interpersonal Competencies

  • Honesty, integrity, and commitment to work.
  • Teamwork, proactive, self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook

How to apply

Kindly apply with your CV / profile, a cover letter detailing why you are best suited for this role supported by links of jobs that you have done earlier.

apply by sending your resumes to mentioning the position in the subject line.