Backend Development Career

Backend & DevOps Development Career

Your Backend development Career Starts here.

If you desire a career path that puts you in the driver’s seat of designing logic, principles, and setting the standard for operations within a system, then the backend and DevOps train are for you. Our refinery program for this track will set you apart from the regular, you will increase your knowledge of NodeJS, Python, AWS, Docker, and a host of others.

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Refinery Modules for Backend Development career

Each module has a set of practice tests, assignments and documentation to help the candidate have a proper grasp of the subject.

1. Backend Fundamentals

Fundamentals of Git, database design, JavaScript and TypeScript

2. Framework Fundamentals

Postman, NodeJS/ExpressJS, basic RESTful API development

3. Framework Advanced

Advance Mongoose Query and RESTful API development

4. Quality Assurance and Testing

Code organisation, Testing and API security

5. DevOps Fundamentals

CI/CD, Docker, GitHub Actions and Amazon Web Services

6. Behavioural & Agile PM

Behavioural, communication, stress mgt., team playing and Agile PM

In simple steps

how it works

Step 1

Complete your application for the program.

Step 2

Get added to the intern slack channel for questions and to the Learning Management System for your Tasks

Step 3

Completes all tasks, get’s a report and recommendation document.

Step 4

Get’s assigned to organization and start your 1 year paid experience Journey.


Frequently Asked Questions


There are two programs, the refinery and the discovery program. The refinery program lasts for a maximum of 3months while the discovery lasts for a maximum of 6months. However, you can complete any of the programs earlier than stated if you are able to successfully complete all your assignments quickly.

The refinery program is specifically for people who are sure of a particular focus area they want to build a career on.

The discovery program is targeted at people who are not sure of a particular area to build a career in and would love to experience available focus areas before deciding on a career path.

The cost for the discovery program is 75,900 while that of the refinery program is 42,900

No. A candidate can only have one focus area in the refinery program.

Yes. Paid internships are guaranteed for candidates who complete their refinery program on schedule. The duration of the internship is 1 year. The pay is a stipend for the duration of your internship and it is at least NGN 40,000/month.

You need a computer with an internet connection and dedicated time for the program’s tasks and activities.

Yes, you can apply only to learn if you don’t want an internship.

The preparatory(refinery and discovery)  training is remote. Organisation’s assignment can be remote or onsite or both depending on the organisation you will be interning at.

After the discovery program, you should have an understanding of various areas in the tech ecosystem and can make an informed decision about the focus area you want to build a career on. 

After the refinery program, you will have a good practical knowledge of the focus area in readiness to build work experiences in that career path through an internship.

After your internship, you will have collated a thriving working experience in your focus area with a robust portfolio. You can also easily continue with your Internship organisation as a full staff or get work anywhere else with ease.

The enrolment fee is a one-time fee. Once you have paid it you are allowed to access to the LMS and all the other learning channels.

If you don’t finish your training within the time limits (3months for Refinery and 6months for Discovery), you will be required to pay for any extra time that you spend on the course.



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