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Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Nov 18, 2019
Full Time
Location: Lagos, Nigeria Duration: 3 Months - 1 Year, 2020 About Andela Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software developers. Based in NYC, SF, Lagos, Nairobi, and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. About the Internship Programme Andela is scaling its mission to advance human potential by creating this amazing opportunity for undergraduate and postgraduate students from various academic backgrounds to advance their learning and development and gain hands on work experience through practical training. During this programme, you will have the opportunity to support the operations of one of these departments: Marketing: Manages the perception of the Andela brand; builds awareness and tells the Andela EPIC story Operations: Creates and sustains Andela's business environment People: Andela’s Human Resources and Recruiting department Partner Engineering: Responsible for driving Andela’s mission of successfully placing developers with our Partners Travel: Manages the Travel function for Andela Engineering Talent Supply: Provide qualified engineering talent that achieve company goals It’s our hope that the experience and exposure gained during the Andela Nigeria Internship Programme will give you a solid foundation for your career in future. Eligibility Criteria You must be enrolled in an Undergraduate degree programme (Bachelor ) in any discipline at the time of application and during the internship. This programme is not for volunteers or post graduate jobseekers. Only applicants who possess an Introduction letter from their academic Institutions will be selected. You must embody our EPIC Values . Internship Duration An internship could vary from 3 months to 1 year in 2020. You can apply for the Andela internship Programme at anytime. Doing so, your name will be added to a pool of applicants interested in the Internship field of your choice. Benefits & Compensation Monthly Stipend Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet Oh, and a chance to change the world! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Nov 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela: Marc Andresson, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz wrote: “software is eating the world. ” That statement is just as true today as it was eight years ago. Software is embedded in our day-to-day, and few industries are immune. Peak behind the code and you will find brilliant engineers pushing the boundaries of what is possible. Talk to any engineering leader and they will tell you that access to talent is their number one barrier to building software and growing their business. Research the industry and you read about the 1 million computer-programming jobs that will go unfilled in 2020. That is where Andela comes in. We help engineering leaders at companies big and small bridge that gap. We are building tools, systems and processes to connect talent, no matter where they live, with the opportunities to do great things. To date, we have identified 1,000+ software engineers from Africa and placed them as full-time, embedded members of development teams at over 200+ tech companies. Along the way, we have raised $180M from Al Gore’s venture fund, Generation Partners, Google Ventures, Spark Capital, the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative and Serena Ventures. And we are just getting started. Our People All of our people live and breathe our E.P.I.C values: Excellence : We are lifelong learners who strive for mastery of our craft Passion : We believe we are going to change the world and act accordingly Integrity : We choose extraordinary people and then trust them to do the right thing Collaboration : We know our sum is greater than our parts About the Role Andela’s Partner Engineering department is charged with delivering high value and quality software engineering services for our Clients (we call them Partners). Our core delivery model is embedded teams­­­ of software engineers who are remote and distributed. As such, you’ll need to be an expert in enabling talented people to deliver their best, providing the support and quality control needed to help them through challenges, and developing the processes, protocols and procedures necessary to scale with our Partners. We are seeking a seasoned Technology and Engineering Services leader who is passionate about building the next generation of technology leaders in Africa and who knows what it takes to lead Engineering teams to successfully deliver for Partners. As Director, you are a member of the Partner Engineering management team responsible for executing the strategies and goals for the department. You will shape how we leverage new and emerging programming languages, frameworks, cloud infrastructure, and scalable architecture to deliver world class technology for our partners. Although you interface with every aspect of Andela, your core stakeholders are Andela’s Partners, Engineering Talent and our Customer Success teams, and so you’re simultaneously the voice of each to various stakeholders. You are constantly asking yourself : How do I better ensure that Andela’s Partners are wowed with the quality, engagement and productivity of their Andela Engineering teams? How do I better ensure that Andela’s Engineering teams are prepared, supported, and continue to grow as they deliver for our Partners? You are eager for the challenge of delivering and growing an exceptional engineering service organization. You know how to think – and act – big, while holding a strong moral compass in everything you do. Key Responsibilities Meet or exceed quarterly net churn and expansion targets through delivery leadership, oversight for assigned remote and distributed teams delivering software engineering services for our partners. Engage directly with designated partners to drive delivery and excellence including how we supplement/evolve systems, processes and capabilities as needed. Design and enforce best practices for how your team builds trusted relationships and influence decision makers on matters related to our partners engineering roadmaps. Manage your team’s engineering delivery objectives, priorities, trade offs, risks and escalations working closely with Partner Engineering Leaders alongside Customer Success and Account Management counterparts. Identify opportunities to leverage new and emerging engineering delivery capabilities to drive improved value, quality and speed for our teams. Lead OKR and career planning objectives for your direct reports and their teams, ensuring compliance of check-ins and performance reviews are met. Provide actionable feedback to Andela’s leadership team on all aspects of the organization for continuous scale and improvement. Qualifications Four ­year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university. Over 10 years experience leading remote Engineering delivery teams in software development, technology consulting and/or software product management Proven ability to manage and grow high-performing engineering teams. Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills. Excellent leadership and management skills and can work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment. A deep commitment to Andela’s mission . Willingness to travel periodically between Andela’s centers and our Partners’s offices. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet Oh, and a chance to change the world! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. At Andela, we outcompete through diversity. We know that our strengths lies in the multiplicity of talents, perspectives, backgrounds & orientations resident in our community and we take pride in that. Andela is committed to a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. Each individual has the right to work in a professional atmosphere that promotes equal employment opportunities and prohibits discriminatory practices. Andela provides equal employment opportunities and workplace to all employees and applicants without regard to factors including but not limited to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy (including breastfeeding), genetic information, HIV/AIDS or any other medical status, family or parental status, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This commitment applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Our policies expressly prohibit any form of harassment and/or discrimination as stated above. Andela is home for all, come as you are.
Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Nov 16, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Marc Andresson, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz wrote: “software is eating the world. ” That statement is just as true today as it was eight years ago. Software is embedded in our day-to-day, and few industries are immune. Peak behind the code and you will find brilliant engineers pushing the boundaries of what is possible. Talk to any engineering leader and they will tell you that access to talent is their number one barrier to building software and growing their business. Research the industry and you read about the 1 million computer-programming jobs that will go unfilled in 2020. That is where Andela comes in. We help engineering leaders at companies big and small bridge that gap. We are building tools, systems and processes to connect talent, no matter where they live, with the opportunities to do great things. To date, we have identified 1,000+ software engineers from Africa and placed them as full-time, embedded members of development teams at over 200+ tech companies. Along the way, we have raised $180M from Al Gore’s venture fund, Generation Partners, Google Ventures, Spark Capital, the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative and Serena Ventures. And we are just getting started. Our People All of our people live and breathe our E.P.I.C values: Excellence : We are lifelong learners who strive for mastery of our craft Passion : We believe we are going to change the world and act accordingly Integrity : We choose extraordinary people and then trust them to do the right thing Collaboration : We know our sum is greater than our parts About the Role We are looking for a Sourcing Associate to join our Engineering Recruitment Team. The Talent Sourcer’s responsibilities include using various channels to look for potential candidates to ensure that our Partner’s have the right talent available to them at the right time. Additionally, you will also be responsible for contributing to our employer brand, and scaling the business as we grow as an organization. Roles and Responsibilities: Work closely with Hiring Managers and the Staffing Team to source for identified requirements Identify qualified candidate profiles using various sourcing techniques (e.g. Boolean search, Github, Stackoverflow, LinkedIn ) Work in partnership with Recruiters, Marketing and other relevant team members to build creative strategies around sourcing and attracting the best talent in a competitive market Participate in technology meetup and other external events to connect with potential candidates Participate and drive referrals from internal and external networks to fill positions Measure and report on recruiting metrics Drive sourcing data quality to effectively provide insights into the candidate mark et Be a trusted sourcing advisor with a continuous pulse on the candidate landscape Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or any other relevant field from a reputable institution Experience and Personality traits: At least two years experience in a corporate recruiting or staffing agency recruiting role Familiarity with social networks sites like Facebook and Twitter and professional sites such as LinkedIn Prior experience using an applicant tracking system tool You are a team player and you strive for having great collaboration across teams, functions, and locations You have excellent time management and organizational skills You take pride in data quality and data integrity EPIC Values Alignment Demonstrable commitment to the learning & development of people and technology The ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family Interested? If the above sounds like an exciting role to you, please tell us why you believe you’re a good fit and we’ll be in touch. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Breakfast, lunch, and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet Oh, and a chance to change the world! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Nov 16, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Marc Andresson, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz wrote: “software is eating the world. ” That statement is just as true today as it was eight years ago. Software is embedded in our day-to-day, and few industries are immune. Peak behind the code and you will find brilliant engineers pushing the boundaries of what is possible. Talk to any engineering leader and they will tell you that access to talent is their number one barrier to building software and growing their business. Research the industry and you read about the 1 million computer-programming jobs that will go unfilled in 2020. That is where Andela comes in. We help engineering leaders at companies big and small bridge that gap. We are building tools, systems and processes to connect talent, no matter where they live, with the opportunities to do great things. To date, we have identified 1,000+ software engineers from Africa and placed them as full-time, embedded members of development teams at over 200+ tech companies. Along the way, we have raised $180M from Al Gore’s venture fund, Generation Partners, Google Ventures, Spark Capital, the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative and Serena Ventures. And we are just getting started. Our People All of our people live and breathe our E.P.I.C values: Excellence : We are lifelong learners who strive for mastery of our craft Passion : We believe we are going to change the world and act accordingly Integrity : We choose extraordinary people and then trust them to do the right thing Collaboration : We know our sum is greater than our parts About the Role We are looking for a Sourcing Associate to join our Engineering Recruitment Team. The Talent Sourcer’s responsibilities include using various channels to look for potential candidates to ensure that our Partner’s have the right talent available to them at the right time. Additionally, you will also be responsible for contributing to our employer brand, and scaling the business as we grow as an organization. Roles and Responsibilities: Work closely with Hiring Managers and the Staffing Team to source for identified requirements Identify qualified candidate profiles using various sourcing techniques (e.g. Boolean search, Github, Stackoverflow, LinkedIn ) Work in partnership with Recruiters, Marketing and other relevant team members to build creative strategies around sourcing and attracting the best talent in a competitive market Participate in technology meetup and other external events to connect with potential candidates Participate and drive referrals from internal and external networks to fill positions Measure and report on recruiting metrics Drive sourcing data quality to effectively provide insights into the candidate mark et Be a trusted sourcing advisor with a continuous pulse on the candidate landscape Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or any other relevant field from a reputable institution Experience and Personality traits: At least two years experience in a corporate recruiting or staffing agency recruiting role Familiarity with social networks sites like Facebook and Twitter and professional sites such as LinkedIn Prior experience using an applicant tracking system tool You are a team player and you strive for having great collaboration across teams, functions, and locations You have excellent time management and organizational skills You take pride in data quality and data integrity EPIC Values Alignment Demonstrable commitment to the learning & development of people and technology The ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family Interested? If the above sounds like an exciting role to you, please tell us why you believe you’re a good fit and we’ll be in touch. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Breakfast, lunch, and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet Oh, and a chance to change the world! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Cairo, Egypt
Nov 16, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Marc Andresson, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz wrote: “software is eating the world. ” That statement is just as true today as it was eight years ago. Software is embedded in our day-to-day, and few industries are immune. Peak behind the code and you will find brilliant engineers pushing the boundaries of what is possible. Talk to any engineering leader and they will tell you that access to talent is their number one barrier to building software and growing their business. Research the industry and you read about the 1 million computer-programming jobs that will go unfilled in 2020. That is where Andela comes in. We help engineering leaders at companies big and small bridge that gap. We are building tools, systems and processes to connect talent, no matter where they live, with the opportunities to do great things. To date, we have identified 1,000+ software engineers from Africa and placed them as full-time, embedded members of development teams at over 200+ tech companies. Along the way, we have raised $180M from Al Gore’s venture fund, Generation Partners, Google Ventures, Spark Capital, the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative and Serena Ventures. And we are just getting started. Our People All of our people live and breathe our E.P.I.C values: Excellence : We are lifelong learners who strive for mastery of our craft Passion : We believe we are going to change the world and act accordingly Integrity : We choose extraordinary people and then trust them to do the right thing Collaboration : We know our sum is greater than our parts About the Role We are looking for a Sourcing Associate to join our Engineering Recruitment Team. The Talent Sourcer’s responsibilities include using various channels to look for potential candidates to ensure that our Partner’s have the right talent available to them at the right time. Additionally, you will also be responsible for contributing to our employer brand, and scaling the business as we grow as an organization. Roles and Responsibilities: Work closely with Hiring Managers and the Staffing Team to source for identified requirements Identify qualified candidate profiles using various sourcing techniques (e.g. Boolean search, Github, Stackoverflow, LinkedIn ) Work in partnership with Recruiters, Marketing and other relevant team members to build creative strategies around sourcing and attracting the best talent in a competitive market Participate in technology meetup and other external events to connect with potential candidates Participate and drive referrals from internal and external networks to fill positions Measure and report on recruiting metrics Drive sourcing data quality to effectively provide insights into the candidate mark et Be a trusted sourcing advisor with a continuous pulse on the candidate landscape Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or any other relevant field from a reputable institution Experience and Personality traits: At least two years experience in a corporate recruiting or staffing agency recruiting role Familiarity with social networks sites like Facebook and Twitter and professional sites such as LinkedIn Prior experience using an applicant tracking system tool You are a team player and you strive for having great collaboration across teams, functions, and locations You have excellent time management and organizational skills You take pride in data quality and data integrity EPIC Values Alignment Demonstrable commitment to the learning & development of people and technology The ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family Interested? If the above sounds like an exciting role to you, please tell us why you believe you’re a good fit and we’ll be in touch. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Breakfast, lunch, and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet Oh, and a chance to change the world! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Kigali, Rwanda
Nov 15, 2019
Full Time
Do you dream of using technology to change the world? Join the Andela movement to ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala, Kigali and cities across Africa. THE ANDELA FELLOWSHIP The Andela Fellowship is a full-time employment opportunity designed for talented and high-potential technologists to build their skills and experience on a global scale. We seek out exceptional people from a variety of backgrounds who are committed to unlocking their full potential. Through four years of intensive learning and real work experience, you’ll master the professional and technical skills you need to succeed as a software developer with the with the world’s top engineering teams. You bring a relentless desire to learn and level up. We provide access to resources, mentorship, and a community of passionate software developers to support you at every step of your journey. Watch this video to learn about our values. We want to bring to your attention that Andela is pausing applications of Non-Rwandan Nationals to the Kigali Andela Fellowship until 2020. THE APPLICATION PROCESS Stage 1: Online Application Fill out the application form on this page. Stage 2: Technical Assessment Once you submit your application, you’ll be directed to study the modules on our Home Study Curriculum for software development and team skills. This is required to complete a technical assessment that will evaluate your knowledge of the content you’ve learned. No prior coding experience is required. Stage 3: In-Person Interview Based on your application and technical assessment, you may be invited to a panel of interviews made up of staff members and developers at an Andela office. Stage 4: Attend a Bootcamp Successful candidates are invited to participate in a two-week, simulated development sprint led by senior Andela developers. The two weeks is comprised of one week of home-based self-learning, and one week of product development on-site at an Andela campus. You’ll be expected to learn independently as well as on a team to deliver a final project. We’re looking for work ethic, passion, and teamwork. Stage 5: Become an Andelan The highest performing participants are accepted into Andela’s four-year Fellowship Program. Over the course of four years, you’ll be immersed in intensive learning alongside some of Africa’s most brilliant minds. You’ll amass real work experience as part of global engineering teams. You’ll emerge a professional who is capable of transforming the world through leadership and technology. For inquiries, please read the Application FAQs and Home Study FAQs . If you still have unanswered questions, please send an email to kigali . Apply today and see if you have what it takes! Recruitment Schedule for Andela Kigali, Cycle 16 Application Deadline: December 20th, 2019 Technical Assessment: The Technical Assessment is a requirement for making it through our selection process. Please study and complete the Home Study Curriculum before your test. Technical Assessment Submission Deadline: January 10th, 2020 Interview Dates: January 28th - January 31st, 2019 Bootcamp: March 9th - March 20th, 2020 Fellowship Resumption: May 4th, 2020 Please take this schedule into consideration before applying. You are also required to; Comply with the naming convention in the form of First Name and Last Name as requested in the application form. Use the same name and email address to reapply if you have applied to Andela in the past.
Andela Cairo, Egypt
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Cairo, Egypt
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Accra, Ghana
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Kigali, Rwanda
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Accra, Ghana
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Kigali, Rwanda
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Mastery of the core features of at least one backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: i.e Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- i.e HTML, CSS, JavaScript Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue as well as experience with responsive design interface development Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end) Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Strength with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) Strength working within at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Preferred Skills Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools (Ex: Git, Jira) Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations What You’ll Get Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your knowledge in your core technology to delight our partners around the world. Be responsible for the coding standards, conduct and deliverables of your fast-paced, distributed, teams, by proactively communicating and prioritizing effectively . Act as role-model even in the most difficult and challenging situations , using constructive feedback, mentorship and universal respect. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework. Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which you’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Expert-level understanding of at least one core backend language : Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Intermediate-level understanding of at least one other backend language (In addition to the core language): Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Advanced understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP. Deep understanding of fundamental database concepts - relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database and ORMs/ODMs Strong knowledge of at least one cloud hosting platform (Ex: AWS, Azure, GCP) Deep knowledge of at least one CI/CD tool -- Jenkins, Travis CI, Circle CI Expert level understanding of containerization and orchestration techniques -- Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes Demonstrated expertise with highly available infrastructure patterns and their tradeoffs Deep understanding of applicable unit and integration testing , and testing frameworks/libraries Deep knowledge of networking concepts -- DNS, OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP, FTP Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations. Preferred Working knowledge of software engineering collaboration tools Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance Working knowledge of code editor and formatting tools Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Comfort with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx) What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which they’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue Working knowledge of at least one CSS framework -- Bootstrap, Materialize CSS, Semantic UI Deep knowledge of JavaScript core language concepts -- DOM manipulation, Fetch API, ES6 features Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- HTML, CSS, JavaScript Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understanding of its importance Deep knowledge of unit and integration testing and testing frameworks/libraries (Ex: Jest, Jasmine, Mocha) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Experience having developed performance budgets , a deep knowledge of at least one analytics system, and understanding of how to optimize to deliver against key business metrics Preferred Experience using ESLint and module builders Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location
Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Nov 14, 2019
Full Time
Where You’ll Work Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software engineers. Based in NYC, SF, Kigali, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Accra and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. What You’ll Do Our Andelan Principal Engineers are renowned for their technical prowess . They are admired and respected for the depth of their technical expertise and leadership. Specifically, you’ll: Use your expert knowledge, in your core technology or set of technologies, to delight our partners around the world. Make meaningful and impactful technical decisions with a keen understanding of the operational ramifications. Lead fast-paced teams through change, while delivering value, unparalleled enthusiasm, and a relentless commitment to excellence. What You’ll Bring All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework . Experience A minimum of 6-12 years of professional experience , during which they’ve built deep technical expertise and demonstrated technical leadership. Required Deep knowledge of at least one front-end framework -- React, Angular, Vue Working knowledge of at least one CSS framework -- Bootstrap, Materialize CSS, Semantic UI Deep knowledge of JavaScript core language concepts -- DOM manipulation, Fetch API, ES6 features Deep knowledge of the fundamental front-end languages/technologies -- HTML, CSS, JavaScript Leadership skills with a high amount of emotional intelligence. You’ve led teams, initiatives, and a range of technical working sessions Demonstrated experience of having taken large-scale initiatives from conception through to production, while continuing to support, optimize, and iterate Extensive experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact. Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understanding of its importance Deep knowledge of unit and integration testing and testing frameworks/libraries (Ex: Jest, Jasmine, Mocha) Confident working with tools and editors -- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint) Measured experience with unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework Expert leveraging software-development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, (such as agile) to drive positive personal/team outcomes to increase velocity and on-time delivery Experience having developed performance budgets , a deep knowledge of at least one analytics system, and understanding of how to optimize to deliver against key business metrics Preferred Experience using ESLint and module builders Practiced at learning by sharing knowledge via means such as mentorship, engagement within a technical community, contributions to open source, etc. Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration What You’ll Get* Full-time compensation Full medical coverage Lunch and snacks provided daily Beautiful working environment Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field A chance to change the world for the better We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. *May vary slightly based on location