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Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Feb 15, 2020
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. Peek 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 theProgram Manager, Partner Engineering Position: As a Partner Engineering Program Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the Senior Manager Programs and Operations and the rest of the leadership team in driving programs delivery within department and cross-functional teams to achieve key business outcomes. You will champion key change management initiatives that impact key processes, teams or tools within Partner Engineering. In addition to this, you will liaise with local operations to ensure our delivery teams are well supported in service to our partners. Key Responsibilities: Reporting to Senior Manager Programs and Operations of Partner Engineering in:- Program Management : Plan the overall program and monitor progress to make sure that milestones are being met across the various projects and programs. Responsible for demand planning and resource management for the delivery of all programs within the department. Ability to work and coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure our delivery. Manage stakeholders who are involved in the projects and programs in the program. Track, forecast, and report on department program delivery against agreed metrics. Responsible for the daily management through the life cycle of the program. Support the Project Coordinators within the department. Change Management : Ability to work with Head of other key functions within Andela to run programs or initiatives that they require support and input from Partner Engineering. Support and coordinate Partner Engineering teams for the duration of the program. Drive the documentation and implementation of new processes to ensure they are aligned best practices to increase the efficiency of the Department. Delivery Operations Management : Work closely with the local operations team on key processes that impact Partner Engineering ensuring that the department needs are understood and are addressed. Coordinate the processes to support the on-boarding of new Partner Engineering team members with training and materials to ensure that team members are true representatives of Andela Budgeting Operations : Coordinate closely with the Directors of Partner Engineering on the Budget spend at the country and regional levels. Work closely with the finance team on the tracking of the departments spend. Data & Insights operations : Interpret Data: Data reporting analysts use statistical techniques to interpret the results from the data they acquired so that they can use the information to create regular reports. Prioritize Business Goals - Work closely with management to prioritize business needs and stay up to date with the goals of the organization as they evolve. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage 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, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Feb 15, 2020
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. Peek 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 theProgram Manager, Partner Engineering Position: As a Partner Engineering Program Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the Senior Manager Programs and Operations and the rest of the leadership team in driving programs delivery within department and cross-functional teams to achieve key business outcomes. You will champion key change management initiatives that impact key processes, teams or tools within Partner Engineering. In addition to this, you will liaise with local operations to ensure our delivery teams are well supported in service to our partners. Key Responsibilities: Reporting to Senior Manager Programs and Operations of Partner Engineering in:- Program Management : Plan the overall program and monitor progress to make sure that milestones are being met across the various projects and programs. Responsible for demand planning and resource management for the delivery of all programs within the department. Ability to work and coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure our delivery. Manage stakeholders who are involved in the projects and programs in the program. Track, forecast, and report on department program delivery against agreed metrics. Responsible for the daily management through the life cycle of the program. Support the Project Coordinators within the department. Change Management : Ability to work with Head of other key functions within Andela to run programs or initiatives that they require support and input from Partner Engineering. Support and coordinate Partner Engineering teams for the duration of the program. Drive the documentation and implementation of new processes to ensure they are aligned best practices to increase the efficiency of the Department. Delivery Operations Management : Work closely with the local operations team on key processes that impact Partner Engineering ensuring that the department needs are understood and are addressed. Coordinate the processes to support the on-boarding of new Partner Engineering team members with training and materials to ensure that team members are true representatives of Andela Budgeting Operations : Coordinate closely with the Directors of Partner Engineering on the Budget spend at the country and regional levels. Work closely with the finance team on the tracking of the departments spend. Data & Insights operations : Interpret Data: Data reporting analysts use statistical techniques to interpret the results from the data they acquired so that they can use the information to create regular reports. Prioritize Business Goals - Work closely with management to prioritize business needs and stay up to date with the goals of the organization as they evolve. Benefits & Compensation Full-time compensation Full medical coverage 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, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Andela Kigali, Rwanda
Feb 14, 2020
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, Accra, Cairo and cities across Africa. The Andela Kigali StackUp Program The StackUp Program (SUP) is a 5 month remote program where aspiring technologists shall gain Entry level/Beginner technical and soft skills geared towards turning them into FullStack JavaScript Engineers. The candidates will get access to tools and workflows adopted by global engineering teams to make them ready for employment at Andela and or any other technology organization within the African ecosystem. Software engineers who successfully complete the 5-month SUP will: Gain the technical and professional skills demanded by the world marketplace Gain the technical JavaScript skills you need to start your career as a FullStack Junior Developer Access to Andela’s pool of technical mentors The fastest track to your employment as a software engineer in the African Tech Ecosystem and at Andela Through intensive learning you’ll master the professional and technical skills you need to succeed as a software developer with the world’s top engineering teams. We’ll do this in partnership, you bring a relentless desire to learn and level up and we’ll provide access to online resources, mentorship, and a community of passionate software developers to support you at every step of your journey. Please note that applications are only ONLY open to Rwandan Nationals for this cycle. 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. Stage 3: Interview and English Assessment Based on your application and technical assessment, you may be invited to a remote interview made up of staff members and developers at Andela. Stage 4: Onboarding and Andela Developer Challenge (ADC) At this stage you’ll be onboarded on the different remote work tools you’ll be using for the rest of the program and the ADC. This period will last one week and will also include a team skills session and integrity session. Stage 5: Roll up phase Candidates will participate in a two-week, simulated development sprint led by senior Andela developers. The two weeks are fully remote comprised of self-learning, and product development sessions. You’ll be expected to learn independently as well as with remote teams to deliver the final project. We’re looking for work ethic, passion, and teamwork. Stage 6: Project Phase Successful candidates at this stage will participate in the final 12-weeks of the program, the following technical skills will be covered; PostgreSQL- An open-source SQL Database. Express JS - A fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for Node JS. Node JS - An open-source, cross-platform JavaScript run-time built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript Engine. Docker - An independent container platform that enables organizations seamlessly build,run and share any application, anywhere. Frontend React/Redux JS - An efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces. Apply today and see if you have what it takes! If you still have unanswered questions, please take a few minutes to read this Frequently Asked Questions or send an email to . Recruitment Schedule for StackUp Program, Cycle 5 Application Deadline: March 13th, 2020 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: March 16th - 18th, 2020 Interview Dates: March 25th - 26th, 2020 Onboarding & ADC: March 30th - April 3rd, 2020 Roll up Phase: April 6th - 17th, 2020 Project Work: May 4th - July 24th, 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 Nairobi, Kenya
Feb 13, 2020
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 Cairo, Egypt
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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 Accra, Ghana
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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 Accra, Ghana
Feb 13, 2020
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 Nairobi, Kenya
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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 Lagos, Nigeria
Feb 13, 2020
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 Lagos, Nigeria
Feb 13, 2020
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 Kigali, Rwanda
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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 Nairobi, Kenya
Feb 13, 2020
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
Feb 13, 2020
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