Job Opportunities at Credit Direct Limited


Credit Direct Limited a leading innovation-driven financial services company based in Lagos, Nigeria with branches spread across the Country. We pioneered the unsecured micro-lending space in Nigeria and are positioned to be the dominant market leader in the Country and beyond.

Our services are hinged on a partnership with employers and our customers to provide friendly innovative loan and investment products while our various repayment options give our customers the freedom, flexibility, and confidence to enjoy their lives. Our services are trusted by over 300,000 active customers, the largest endorsement in the Nigerian public and private sectors; and this has inspired us to remain the leader in Nigeria’s micro-lending space.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Team Lead, Database Management and Application Support

Location: Lagos

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for writing and optimizing in-house application database ad-hoc SQL statements, stored procedures and functions.
  • Ensure performance, security and availability of databases with procedures such as database upgrade, backup & recovery, migration and maintenance plan.
  • Knowledge of best practices when dealing with relational databases and data warehouse
  • Responsible for configuration of database engines, troubleshooting common database issues and data store partitioning when necessary.
  • Responsible for database performance tuning and optimization using industry standard tools.
  • Responsible for supporting end-users and acting as first line maintenance engineer in executing application related operational tasks.
  • Work with other developers to debug and fix major application issues.
  • Help in quality assurance and documentation of in-house built applications.
  • Responsible for change management procedures around application upgrade and patch implementations.
  • Work in conjunction with developers in building and deploying additional custom features on existing in-house built business applications.
  • Responsible for enterprise database architecture and scalability
  • Responsible for mentoring and training junior and senior database/ application support engineers


  • A First Degree in Computer Science or any related discipline is required
  • At least 8 years’ experience in a similar capacity.
  • Experience in FinTech development is preferred
  • ITIL certification

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

Job Title: State Business Manager (SBM)

Locations: Ebonyi and Cross River
Division: Sales

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish sales objectives by forecasting and developing annual sales budget for regions and products, projecting expected sales volume and profit for existing and new products.
  • Develop new strategies, tactics, and plans for future growth of company’s customer database in assigned region.
  • Set and implement the vision and strategy for the state in alignment with the corporate goals.
  • Maintain sales volume, product mix, and selling price by keeping current with supply and demand, changing trends, economic indicators, and competitors.
  • Ensure regular collection of new disbursements – Maximum NPL of not more than 2% (Collection mode will be primarily through State Payroll but with DDM as Fallback position)
  • Build Strategic Relationships to ensure Business Continuity.
  • Develop and manage the budget for the state.
  • Optimise employee engagement & train and mentor team members.


  • Candidates should possess a First Degree
  • At least 12 years of successful sales experience, preferably in financial services industry. Good knowledge of consumer lending is preferred with at least 5 years’ experience in a management role within the Financial services industry.
  • CIMN or any other relevant certification
  • Experience in market research
  • Knowledge of the local (Ebonyi or Cross River) market i.e. Public Sector.

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

Job Title: Cloud Infrastructure Specialist

Location: Lagos
Division: Innovations & Technology
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for system uptime and performance as it relates to server, application and software configuration.
  • Provide implementation, configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting activities for server hardware and operating system software; Linux / Windows server, storage and virtualization technologies.
  • Engineering solutions for scale, resiliency and maintainability.
  • Generate system metrics and reports for purposes of detecting performance bottleneck and capacity planning.
  • Designing and influencing the building of On-Prem and cloud services and integration.
  • Design, Architect and build out from the ground up and maintain MS Azure cloud platform/solution to secure data access and platform stability.
  • Configure, maintain and monitor MS SQL databases servers; ensure 99.9% uptime and performance, manage back-ups and recovery procedures.
  • Perform 7x24x365 on-call operations for server infrastructure and server related hardware and software.
  • Developing disaster recovery plans, validating infrastructure readiness for cloud migration; installing, upgrading, and relocating server-related hardware and software.


  • A First Degree in Computer Science or any related discipline is required
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar capacity.
  • Experience in FinTech development is preferred
  • ITIL, MSCE (Server and Cloud), CCNA – An added advantage

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

Application Deadline 28th June, 2021.

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