Andela

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Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Mar 18, 2019
Full Time
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 Role The accounting intern should be a candidate who is currently studying a finance related course or has just completed his/her studies and is seeking a job to gain relevant industry experience. Prior work experience is not a requirement. The job will be for a three-month period only. Roles and Responsibilities Ensure all accounting and finance records are properly filed. Assist in preparation of payment vouchers. Assist in managing office petty cash Assist in the preparation of accounts payable reconciliations. Assist in the monthly period close by preparing assigned month end schedules. Perform other duties as and when required by the accounting team. Qualifications Basic understanding of accounting and bookkeeping knowledge. Minimum of CPA Section 2 or its equivalent. A degree or diploma in a business related field would be an added advantage but not a must. Proficient in Excel Experience in an accounting system would be an added advantage. Fast learner and able to work in a team Ability to work long hours when needed. A driven self starter. 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! 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 Lagos, Nigeria
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Andela is solving the technical talent shortage by building distributed engineering teams with Africa's top software developers. In four years, Andela has hired 1,000 developers and become known as the "Best Place to Work in Africa," with tech campuses in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala,and Kigali. Andela developers work as full-time engineers with companies ranging from the Fortune 500 to high-growth startups like Gusto and Cloudflare. Backed by Generation Investment Management, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV, and Spark Capital, Andela is powering global engineering teams while catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across Africa. Data & Analytics at Andela: The Data team arms Andelans across five countries and two continents with the means to make data-informed decisions at every turn. This includes BI tooling and infrastructure as well as thoughtful analysis. You'll work on a team of analysts who cover areas within Supply (Delivery, Learning), Demand (Sales, Marketing, Partner Experience) and a data engineer. The mandate and scope of the team is essentially unlimited, and ranges from business metrics to analyses that ultimately become productized. What you'll do: Collaborate with teams across the company to develop metrics and optimize against them Support business teams with reporting and dashboards Conduct actionable analysis and provide insights to decision makers Identify and analyze trends and develop potential solutions Work on a globally distributed data team in New York, Lagos and Nairobi making a large impact on Andela's strategy Who you are: A self-starting, curious analyst with 2 years of experience in tech, consulting or finance Business-minded in addition to data savvy Advanced in Excel, proficiency in SQL a plus A strong communicator and team player who can distill and convey insights from complex data sets Adaptable and able to navigate a rapidly growing organization Not afraid to roll up your sleeves and tackle challenging problems Bonus points if you have experience with: Looker Relational databases (eg. PostgreSQL, BigQuery, Redshift) High-growth startups 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. 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Andela is solving the technical talent shortage by building distributed engineering teams with Africa's top software developers. In four years, Andela has hired 1,000 developers and become known as the "Best Place to Work in Africa," with tech campuses in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala,and Kigali. Andela developers work as full-time engineers with companies ranging from the Fortune 500 to high-growth startups like Gusto and Cloudflare. Backed by Generation Investment Management, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV, and Spark Capital, Andela is powering global engineering teams while catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across Africa. Data & Analytics at Andela: The Data team arms Andelans across five countries and two continents with the means to make data-informed decisions at every turn. This includes BI tooling and infrastructure as well as thoughtful analysis. You'll work on a team of analysts who cover areas within Supply (Delivery, Learning), Demand (Sales, Marketing, Partner Experience) and a data engineer. The mandate and scope of the team is essentially unlimited, and ranges from business metrics to analyses that ultimately become productized. What you'll do: Collaborate with teams across the company to develop metrics and optimize against them Support business teams with reporting and dashboards Conduct actionable analysis and provide insights to decision makers Identify and analyze trends and develop potential solutions Work on a globally distributed data team in New York, Lagos and Nairobi making a large impact on Andela's strategy Who you are: A self-starting, curious analyst with 2 years of experience in tech, consulting or finance Business-minded in addition to data savvy Advanced in Excel, proficiency in SQL a plus A strong communicator and team player who can distill and convey insights from complex data sets Adaptable and able to navigate a rapidly growing organization Not afraid to roll up your sleeves and tackle challenging problems Bonus points if you have experience with: Looker Relational databases (eg. PostgreSQL, BigQuery, Redshift) High-growth startups 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. 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela: Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen About the Department: Andela’s Talent Development department creates the required programs, curriculum, facilitation, and partnerships that ensure our developers meet Andela’s “developer specifications” in a timely, efficient, scalable manner. Andela’s curriculum team supports that mission by defining and supporting effective, evidence-based Learning Paths that ensure developers are qualified for Global Technology positions. The curriculum team leverages the expertise of our community and data from our Partner contexts to ensure Andela’s Curriculum prepares developers to thrive on top technology teams. About the role: The Director of Curriculum is an engineering and learning leader, responsible for setting the vision, implementing the strategy, and leading the team to deliver high-impact curriculum initiatives. They are accountable for the efficacy , usability , engagement , and scalability of the global curriculum for developers of all levels. Responsibilities: Create a clear, effective, scalable Learner Journey Set curriculum strategy for all phases of Talent Development Pipeline to ensure that the learner journey is streamlined, clear, and covers all the appropriate skills Lead team to create a multiple, personalized pathways into and through Andela Ensure the provision of well-defined and robustly supported paths to advancement based on the strategy & priorities of each unit Ensure full coverage of pathways to technology roles at Andela; prioritize which pathways are of the highest importance Liaise closely with Director, Learning Technology to implement curriculum as a “tool” that achieves a desired learner outcome Incorporation of Market Feedback: Manage feedback loop with Revenue, Talent, and Success teams to take in and act on partner feedback Use data & expertise to prioritize the creation of learning materials that effectively increase developer performance in the most critical partner contexts Collaborate closely with VP, Product, to support the creation of curriculum pathways that enable our developers to meet and exceed our product specifications Team Management: Set and create accountability around the team strategy, roadmap and KPI’s Design, hire, and retain a world-class team capable of meeting and exceeding the divisions KPIs and initiatives Ensure consistent reporting on core divisional metrics including but not limited to curriculum quality (NPS) and efficacy (developer performance) Qualifications: Experienced professional with 3-5 years of direct management experience Minimum of 5 years in development/ Software engineering / Product Management role A background in learning & development in any form (teaching, curriculum development, management, learning operations, etc) A doer who is self-motivated and proactive, obsessed with detail and quality, and personally offended by mediocrity. An open communicator who takes ownership of deliverables, communicates ideas, and tests their efficacy with an analytical mindset. Willingness to travel up to 30% of the time Able to thrive on a diverse, globally distributed team 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. 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 Lagos, Nigeria
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela: Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen About the Department: Andela’s Talent Development department creates the required programs, curriculum, facilitation, and partnerships that ensure our developers meet Andela’s “developer specifications” in a timely, efficient, scalable manner. Andela’s curriculum team supports that mission by defining and supporting effective, evidence-based Learning Paths that ensure developers are qualified for Global Technology positions. The curriculum team leverages the expertise of our community and data from our Partner contexts to ensure Andela’s Curriculum prepares developers to thrive on top technology teams. About the role: The Director of Curriculum is an engineering and learning leader, responsible for setting the vision, implementing the strategy, and leading the team to deliver high-impact curriculum initiatives. They are accountable for the efficacy , usability , engagement , and scalability of the global curriculum for developers of all levels. Responsibilities: Create a clear, effective, scalable Learner Journey Set curriculum strategy for all phases of Talent Development Pipeline to ensure that the learner journey is streamlined, clear, and covers all the appropriate skills Lead team to create a multiple, personalized pathways into and through Andela Ensure the provision of well-defined and robustly supported paths to advancement based on the strategy & priorities of each unit Ensure full coverage of pathways to technology roles at Andela; prioritize which pathways are of the highest importance Liaise closely with Director, Learning Technology to implement curriculum as a “tool” that achieves a desired learner outcome Incorporation of Market Feedback: Manage feedback loop with Revenue, Talent, and Success teams to take in and act on partner feedback Use data & expertise to prioritize the creation of learning materials that effectively increase developer performance in the most critical partner contexts Collaborate closely with VP, Product, to support the creation of curriculum pathways that enable our developers to meet and exceed our product specifications Team Management: Set and create accountability around the team strategy, roadmap and KPI’s Design, hire, and retain a world-class team capable of meeting and exceeding the divisions KPIs and initiatives Ensure consistent reporting on core divisional metrics including but not limited to curriculum quality (NPS) and efficacy (developer performance) Qualifications: Experienced professional with 3-5 years of direct management experience Minimum of 5 years in development/ Software engineering / Product Management role A background in learning & development in any form (teaching, curriculum development, management, learning operations, etc) A doer who is self-motivated and proactive, obsessed with detail and quality, and personally offended by mediocrity. An open communicator who takes ownership of deliverables, communicates ideas, and tests their efficacy with an analytical mindset. Willingness to travel up to 30% of the time Able to thrive on a diverse, globally distributed team 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. 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 Kampala, Uganda
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela: Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen About the Department: Andela’s Talent Development department creates the required programs, curriculum, facilitation, and partnerships that ensure our developers meet Andela’s “developer specifications” in a timely, efficient, scalable manner. Andela’s curriculum team supports that mission by defining and supporting effective, evidence-based Learning Paths that ensure developers are qualified for Global Technology positions. The curriculum team leverages the expertise of our community and data from our Partner contexts to ensure Andela’s Curriculum prepares developers to thrive on top technology teams. About the role: The Director of Curriculum is an engineering and learning leader, responsible for setting the vision, implementing the strategy, and leading the team to deliver high-impact curriculum initiatives. They are accountable for the efficacy , usability , engagement , and scalability of the global curriculum for developers of all levels. Responsibilities: Create a clear, effective, scalable Learner Journey Set curriculum strategy for all phases of Talent Development Pipeline to ensure that the learner journey is streamlined, clear, and covers all the appropriate skills Lead team to create a multiple, personalized pathways into and through Andela Ensure the provision of well-defined and robustly supported paths to advancement based on the strategy & priorities of each unit Ensure full coverage of pathways to technology roles at Andela; prioritize which pathways are of the highest importance Liaise closely with Director, Learning Technology to implement curriculum as a “tool” that achieves a desired learner outcome Incorporation of Market Feedback: Manage feedback loop with Revenue, Talent, and Success teams to take in and act on partner feedback Use data & expertise to prioritize the creation of learning materials that effectively increase developer performance in the most critical partner contexts Collaborate closely with VP, Product, to support the creation of curriculum pathways that enable our developers to meet and exceed our product specifications Team Management: Set and create accountability around the team strategy, roadmap and KPI’s Design, hire, and retain a world-class team capable of meeting and exceeding the divisions KPIs and initiatives Ensure consistent reporting on core divisional metrics including but not limited to curriculum quality (NPS) and efficacy (developer performance) Qualifications: Experienced professional with 3-5 years of direct management experience Minimum of 5 years in development/ Software engineering / Product Management role A background in learning & development in any form (teaching, curriculum development, management, learning operations, etc) A doer who is self-motivated and proactive, obsessed with detail and quality, and personally offended by mediocrity. An open communicator who takes ownership of deliverables, communicates ideas, and tests their efficacy with an analytical mindset. Willingness to travel up to 30% of the time Able to thrive on a diverse, globally distributed team 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. 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 Kigali, Rwanda
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela: Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen About the Department: Andela’s Talent Development department creates the required programs, curriculum, facilitation, and partnerships that ensure our developers meet Andela’s “developer specifications” in a timely, efficient, scalable manner. Andela’s curriculum team supports that mission by defining and supporting effective, evidence-based Learning Paths that ensure developers are qualified for Global Technology positions. The curriculum team leverages the expertise of our community and data from our Partner contexts to ensure Andela’s Curriculum prepares developers to thrive on top technology teams. About the role: The Director of Curriculum is an engineering and learning leader, responsible for setting the vision, implementing the strategy, and leading the team to deliver high-impact curriculum initiatives. They are accountable for the efficacy , usability , engagement , and scalability of the global curriculum for developers of all levels. Responsibilities: Create a clear, effective, scalable Learner Journey Set curriculum strategy for all phases of Talent Development Pipeline to ensure that the learner journey is streamlined, clear, and covers all the appropriate skills Lead team to create a multiple, personalized pathways into and through Andela Ensure the provision of well-defined and robustly supported paths to advancement based on the strategy & priorities of each unit Ensure full coverage of pathways to technology roles at Andela; prioritize which pathways are of the highest importance Liaise closely with Director, Learning Technology to implement curriculum as a “tool” that achieves a desired learner outcome Incorporation of Market Feedback: Manage feedback loop with Revenue, Talent, and Success teams to take in and act on partner feedback Use data & expertise to prioritize the creation of learning materials that effectively increase developer performance in the most critical partner contexts Collaborate closely with VP, Product, to support the creation of curriculum pathways that enable our developers to meet and exceed our product specifications Team Management: Set and create accountability around the team strategy, roadmap and KPI’s Design, hire, and retain a world-class team capable of meeting and exceeding the divisions KPIs and initiatives Ensure consistent reporting on core divisional metrics including but not limited to curriculum quality (NPS) and efficacy (developer performance) Qualifications: Experienced professional with 3-5 years of direct management experience Minimum of 5 years in development/ Software engineering / Product Management role A background in learning & development in any form (teaching, curriculum development, management, learning operations, etc) A doer who is self-motivated and proactive, obsessed with detail and quality, and personally offended by mediocrity. An open communicator who takes ownership of deliverables, communicates ideas, and tests their efficacy with an analytical mindset. Willingness to travel up to 30% of the time Able to thrive on a diverse, globally distributed team 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. 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela advances human potential by powering today’s team and investing in tomorrow’s leaders. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technology leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. About the Role Andela’s Technology department is charged with implementing products that will help Andela to scale with consistency and quality while providing excellent service internally and externally. It is responsible for finding the best solution for Andela’s needs, not necessarily the best solution that Andela can build. In this role, you will primarily work as a Engineering Manager within the Technology department as a people manager of up to 10 engineers, providing mentoring and coaching to the engineers, and maintaining innovative processes that monitor the health of the engineering team. Key Responsibilities Be a combination of a highly-technical software engineer and an effective people manager Recruit Technical Team Leads (TTLs) and Senior Engineers (SEs) Identify potential candidates that best fit the role Interview prospective TTLs and SEs to ensure fit Facilitate onboarding of TTLs and SEs, in collaboration with Ops and P&C teams Manage, measure and improve engineering processes Onboarding and offboarding process Software development process Manage up to 10 engineers Manage team members with different skill sets and technical areas of focus Mentor and coach the engineers and ensure their success Encourage and promote best engineering practices with the engineers Encourage a data-driven culture with the engineers to improve the efficiency, scalability, and stability of our in-house systems Support the engineers in identifying, resolving and escalating issues that impact their work Occasionally unblock engineers on complex issues via pair programming, whiteboarding and design sessions Manage and track engineers on performance improvement plans Inter-Departmental collaboration with Engineering Managers to ensure collaboration across the Engineering department Product Managers to advocate for and ensure the prioritization of technical initiatives Cross-Departmental collaboration with Local Leadership to represent and communicate engineering initiatives Learning team in regards to 1 Year Developer Placement Program Success in regards to internal engagements Operations in regards to hardware for engineers P&C in regards to people issues Support with budget creation, monitoring and adherence responsibilities Qualifications 4-5 years of software development experience 3+ years experience managing and growing software engineering teams as a people manager Excellent written and oral communication skills Strong analytical and problem solving skills A strong desire to mentor developers Have ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds Have excellent interpersonal skills. Have strong leadership skills. A Bachelor's or advanced degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field. 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! 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. 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 Lagos, Nigeria
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
About Andela Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development. Andela advances human potential by powering today’s team and investing in tomorrow’s leaders. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technology leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common. About the Role Andela’s Technology department is charged with implementing products that will help Andela to scale with consistency and quality while providing excellent service internally and externally. It is responsible for finding the best solution for Andela’s needs, not necessarily the best solution that Andela can build. In this role, you will primarily work as a Engineering Manager within the Technology department as a people manager of up to 10 engineers, providing mentoring and coaching to the engineers, and maintaining innovative processes that monitor the health of the engineering team. Key Responsibilities Be a combination of a highly-technical software engineer and an effective people manager Recruit Technical Team Leads (TTLs) and Senior Engineers (SEs) Identify potential candidates that best fit the role Interview prospective TTLs and SEs to ensure fit Facilitate onboarding of TTLs and SEs, in collaboration with Ops and P&C teams Manage, measure and improve engineering processes Onboarding and offboarding process Software development process Manage up to 10 engineers Manage team members with different skill sets and technical areas of focus Mentor and coach the engineers and ensure their success Encourage and promote best engineering practices with the engineers Encourage a data-driven culture with the engineers to improve the efficiency, scalability, and stability of our in-house systems Support the engineers in identifying, resolving and escalating issues that impact their work Occasionally unblock engineers on complex issues via pair programming, whiteboarding and design sessions Manage and track engineers on performance improvement plans Inter-Departmental collaboration with Engineering Managers to ensure collaboration across the Engineering department Product Managers to advocate for and ensure the prioritization of technical initiatives Cross-Departmental collaboration with Local Leadership to represent and communicate engineering initiatives Learning team in regards to 1 Year Developer Placement Program Success in regards to internal engagements Operations in regards to hardware for engineers P&C in regards to people issues Support with budget creation, monitoring and adherence responsibilities Qualifications 4-5 years of software development experience 3+ years experience managing and growing software engineering teams as a people manager Excellent written and oral communication skills Strong analytical and problem solving skills A strong desire to mentor developers Have ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds Have excellent interpersonal skills. Have strong leadership skills. A Bachelor's or advanced degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field. 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! 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. 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 Lagos, Nigeria
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
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 Facilities Coordinator Role You will be part of a high-functioning team where your work matters. You will make a difference and join our mission. Like most startups, we operate at lightning speed, and if you embrace it, you'll be challenged every day. This position will report directly to the Facilities Manager. The Facilities Coordinator role includes maintaining all Andela buildings and grounds facilities. Supervision of tasks related to HVAC, electrical, plumbing, security, environmental, safety, procurement, and custodial services. This position requires a team player attitude, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, attention to details and project coordination. You should have the ability to collaborate with and support all stakeholders/interfaces. Key Responsibilities Direct and plan essential central services such as reception, security, catering, and other services. Conduct periodic facilities users satisfaction survey and ensure the correction of the area of dissatisfaction Develop and track monthly spending budgets and prepare reports detailing budgeted amounts versus actual spent; Calculate and compare costs for required goods or services; including ensuring that we get the best value for money. Assist Facilities Manager to tender/negotiate/contracts with Service Suppliers. Basic accounting and bookkeeping for facility/admin invoices; code and allocate to responsible Cost Centres, check invoices. Identify quality improvements in processes and procedures and implement were necessary. Monitor suppliers’ performance in line with KPIs, contractual obligations and SLA Work with the Facilities Manager to report problems, solutions, and costs associated. Assist in the preparation and management of the annual facility budget. Manage company fleet logistics. Assist in policies and procedure formulation, implementation and monitor work activities to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends. Ensure compliance and implementation of policies as they relate to facilities Managing accommodations - responsible for ensuring residence sign lease agreement, updating lease records such as new allocations and exits. Support office logistics and travel management as required. Responsible for providing up-to-date documentation for all leases, facilities and vehicle service level agreements and contracts. Responsible for the verification of invoice, Local purchase order , and update the facility’s maintenance cost to meet with budget Prepare the quarterly Facilities Management reports are communicated to stakeholders Supervise the delivery of critical support services in order to achieve maximum efficiency and value. To undertake any other duties as requested by the senior management team, in accordance with the scope and responsibilities of the role Create and implement Health Safety and Environment (HSE) processes and procedures To consult/work with other senior managers on specific initiatives as required Manage the Facilities department products and solutions Project management internal renovation and major repair works Perform other related duties as required Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role, you should: Minimum of three years experience in Facilities management and supervising others Have good interpersonal skills Work effectively and collaborate with others Self-motivated and willingness to serve Good communication skills Have a University degree Have a good knowledge of Google Drive Be able to communicate clearly and present work product clearly Attention to detail Customer focused enthusiast Ability to be resourceful and proactive in dealing with issues that may arise Ability to organize, multi-task, prioritize and work under pressure 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.
Andela Lagos, Nigeria
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
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 Senior Software Developer Position: As a Senior Software Developer, you will primarily work as a Lead Developer for one of Andela’s clients. Andela Senior Developers are skilled at writing complex applications, have a deep understanding of application lifecycles, databases and services. They are passionate about guidance and mentorship to more junior developers. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Senior Software Developer position include: Interfacing with your client to understand their business, goals and visions for products being supported by an Andela Team Performing high quality work that not only meets the need of the client, but surpasses it. If you are managing a team: Ensuring that our developers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users. Prioritizing the work that your team is responsible for to ensure that you’re always working on the highest value work that helps your clients meet their objectives. Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges. Provide technical guidance and oversight to ensure that the work delivered is in accordance with the technical standards of your client. Encouraging a collaborative team environment Regularly reporting the status of your team both to your client as well as senior members of Andela’s Success Department Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: Are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meet ups, speak at conferences and are active on github Are able to pass our Tech Skills Assessment Have at least 4 years of experience working in software development Are proficient ideally in ANY TWO of the following stacks and/or experience in: Python/Django or Flask or gRPC Java Android Javascript/MEAN or PEAN or PREN or MERN or PENV Ruby/Ruby on Rails Swift/iOS Devops May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university Have experience leading technical teams using Agile methodologies Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) A strong desire to mentor other developers Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds Have excellent interpersonal skills Have strong leadership skills Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100,000 young Africans in the next 10 years. 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 Nairobi, Kenya
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Type : Full-Time Experience: Mid-to-Senior 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, Cairo, Nairobi, and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. About the Senior Software Developer Position: As a Senior Software Developer, you will primarily work as a Lead Developer for one of Andela’s clients. Andela Senior Developers are skilled at writing complex applications, have a deep understanding of application lifecycles, databases and services. They are passionate about guidance and mentorship to more junior developers. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Senior Software Developer position include: Interfacing with your client to understand their business, goals and visions for products being supported by an Andela Team Performing high quality work that not only meets the need of the client, but surpasses it. If you are managing a team: Ensuring that our developers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users. Prioritizing the work that your team is responsible for to ensure that you’re always working on the highest value work that helps your clients meet their objectives. Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges. Provide technical guidance and oversight to ensure that the work delivered is in accordance with the technical standards of your client. Encouraging a collaborative team environment Regularly reporting the status of your team both to your client as well as senior members of Andela’s Success Department Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: Are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meet ups, speak at conferences and are active on github Are able to pass our Tech Skills Assessment May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university Have at least 4 years of experience working in software development Is proficient ideally in ANY TWO of the following stacks and/or experience in: Ruby/Ruby on Rails Python/Django or Flask or gRPC Java/Android JavaScript/MEAN or PEAN or PREN or MERN or PENV iOS/Swift DevOps Have experience leading technical teams using Agile methodologies Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) A strong desire to mentor other developers Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Have excellent interpersonal skills. Have strong leadership skills. Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100,000 young Africans in the next 10 years.
Andela Nairobi, Kenya
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Type : Full-Time Experience: Mid-to-Senior 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. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen. About the Technical Success Manager Position: As Technical Success Manager, you will be responsible for helping Andela’s Software Engineers successfully engage remote clients. Distributed work environments are growing in popularity but the lack of physical proximity still brings unique operational challenges. As our engineers partner with teams spread around the world, across industries and across technology stacks, your role will be to help make the client and the remote team feel much closer. No two days will ever be alike and variety will be the only constant. In the morning, you might find yourself helping engineers better understand the business value of their California team’s user stories; in the afternoon, you might virtually travel across the Atlantic in order to support another team of engineers as they strategically plan a data migration for their team in London. With your knowledge of business, technology, remote communication and agile project management, you will help make the distance between our engineers and their teams---thousands of kilometers in most cases---feel like a logistical afterthought. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Technical Success Manager position include: Interfacing with the client to understand a client's business as well as their goals and visions for products being supported by Andela Ensuring that our engineers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users. Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges. Perform code reviews to ensure that the work being submitted to the client follows the client's coding standards as well as meets the letter and spirit of the assigned task Assist our engineers in effectively communicating with their teams Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university Have at least 5 years of experience working in software development, technology consulting or software product management Is proficient in at least one of the following stacks: Ruby/Ruby on Rails, PHP/Laravel, Python/Django, Java/Android, JavaScript/MEAN/PEAN/PREN Have experience effectively working remotely Are passionate about the evolving technology landscape and enjoy leveraging advancements to solve business problems Have a strong understanding of agile software development techniques Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Have excellent interpersonal skills. Have strong leadership skills. Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100 thousand young Africans in next 10 years.
Andela Kigali, Rwanda
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
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, Kampala and Kigali. Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen About the Technical Success Manager role: As a Technical Success Manager, you will primarily manage Developers placed on engagements with Partners, and ensure that teams are working well together. You would walk a very fine line between the Success of our Partners and the Success of our Developers. Our Partners operate in a wide-range of industries, but their common thread is that they create mobile and/or web-based products that bring value to their customers through the use of technology. As a key Partner-facing member of Andela’s Partner support team, you will be responsible for providing team and engagement support in relevant areas. Our core consulting model is embedded software developers and teams. Distributed work environments are growing in popularity but the lack of physical proximity still brings unique operational challenges. No two days will ever be alike, variety will be constant. With your knowledge of business, technology, remote communication and agile project management, you will help make the distance between our engineers and their teams---thousands of kilometers in most cases---feel like a logistical afterthought. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Technical Success Manager position include: Direct Management of up to 20 Developers embedded within global Partners, to ensure their success Accountable for technical delivery of Developers embedded with up to 10 Partners Collaborate with Solution Architect and Partner Experience to ensure engagement support Primary technical delivery/quality escalation point both to Partners and Developers in terms of: Ensuring Developer’s delivery are aligned with Partners goals and visions Ensuring that Developers understand business context, value and impact of their tasks Working with Developers in regards task brainstorm, decomposition and prioritization Providing high level design support on how to solve specific coding challenges. Performing code reviews when required Guide the first 30-days impression relative to effective communication, on-boarding expectations etc. Share, advocate for and promote best practices in engagements across their team Mentor and Coach direct reports on their team Accountable for Partner and Developer related action plans, to resolve delivery concerns Support Success via reporting compliance using key internal tools KPI monitoring/review to enable Partner/Team/Developer success and compliance Collaborate on Developer’s Performance Management: tracking, plans, process, review, survey Support the Senior Success Manager (SSM) on strategic, operational, and team areas Effective collaboration with other Success Managers (Success Operations, Consultant Manager etc.) Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: May have a 4-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field from accredited University Have at least 4 years experience working in software development, technology consulting etc. Are proficient in at least one of the following stacks: Ruby/Ruby on Rails PHP/Laravel/Lumen Python/Django/Flask Java/Android JavaScript/MEAN/PEAN/PREN iOS/Swift iOS/Objective C Have a strong understanding of agile software development techniques Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) Have a strong desire to coach and mentor Developers Have ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds Have excellent interpersonal skills Have strong leadership skills Are motivated by our mission to advance human potential Are passionate about evolving technology landscape and its use to solve business problems Have the ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
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 Software Development Learning Facilitator The Software Development Learning Facilitator is charged with h elping the next generation of African technology leaders gain the skills to be globally employable software developers. Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Software Development Learning Facilitator will include: Mentoring aspiring software developers Running simulated software development team sprints Delivering actionable feedback and watching people improve based on your input Tracking and measuring skill development using Andela’s unique learning systems Continuously levelling up your own skills and grow with the organization Qualifications: Experience with one or more of the following: Professional Software Development (ex: Web development in JS, Python, Ruby, etc. or Mobile Development in Android or iOS) Instructional Design in Computer Programming or Software Relational/Business/People Skills Training Mentorship or Coaching in Software Engineering/Development 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 Be a self-starter who can accomplish tasks with minimal supervision. 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
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 Technical Success Manager Position: As a Technical Success Manager, you will primarily manage Developers placed on engagements with Partners, and ensure that teams are working well together. You would walk a very fine line between the Success of our Partners and the Success of our Developers. Our Partners operate in a wide-range of industries, but their common thread is that they create mobile and/or web-based products that bring value to their customers through the use of technology. As a key Partner-facing member of Andela’s Partner support team, you will be responsible for providing team and engagement support in relevant areas. Our core consulting model is embedded software developers and teams. Distributed work environments are growing in popularity but the lack of physical proximity still brings unique operational challenges. No two days will ever be alike, variety will be constant. With your knowledge of business, technology, remote communication and agile project management, you will help make the distance between our engineers and their teams---thousands of kilometers in most cases---feel like a logistical afterthought. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Technical Success Manager position include: Direct Management of up to 20 Developers embedded within global Partners, to ensure their success Accountable for technical delivery of Developers embedded with up to 10 Partners Collaborate with Solution Architect and Partner Experience to ensure engagement support Primary technical delivery/quality escalation point both to Partners and Developers in terms of: Ensuring Developer’s delivery are aligned with Partners goals and visions Ensuring that Developers understand business context, value and impact of their tasks Working with Developers in regards task brainstorm, decomposition and prioritization Providing high level design support on how to solve specific coding challenges. Performing code reviews when required Guide the first 30-days impression relative to effective communication, on-boarding expectations etc. Share, advocate for and promote best practices in engagements across their team Mentor and Coach direct reports on their team Accountable for Partner and Developer related action plans, to resolve delivery concerns Support Success via reporting compliance using key internal tools KPI monitoring/review to enable Partner/Team/Developer success and compliance Collaborate on Developer’s Performance Management: tracking, plans, process, review, survey Support the Senior Success Manager (SSM) on strategic, operational, and team areas Effective collaboration with other Success Managers (Success Operations, Consultant Manager etc.) Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: May have a 4-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field from accredited University Have at least 4 years experience working in software development, technology consulting etc. Are proficient in at least one of the following stacks: Ruby/Ruby on Rails PHP/Laravel/Lumen Python/Django/Flask Java/Android JavaScript/MEAN/PEAN/PREN iOS/Swift iOS/Objective C Have a strong understanding of agile software development techniques Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) Have a strong desire to coach and mentor Developers Have ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds Have excellent interpersonal skills Have strong leadership skills Are motivated by our mission to advance human potential Are passionate about evolving technology landscape and its use to solve business problems Have the ability to learn new things fast enough to amaze your friends and family 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
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Type : Full-Time Experience: Mid-to-Senior 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, Cairo and Kampala; Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. About the Senior Software Developer Position: As a Senior Software Developer, you will primarily work as a Lead Developer for one of Andela’s clients. Andela Senior Developers are skilled at writing complex applications, have a deep understanding of application lifecycles, databases and services. They are passionate about guidance and mentorship to more junior developers. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Senior Software Developer position include: Interfacing with your client to understand their business, goals and visions for products being supported by an Andela Team Performing high quality work that not only meets the need of the client, but surpasses it If you are managing a team: Ensuring that our developers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users Prioritizing the work that your team is responsible for to ensure that you’re always working on the highest value work that helps your clients meet their objectives Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges Provide technical guidance and oversight to ensure that the work delivered is in accordance with the technical standards of your client Encouraging a collaborative team environment and Regularly reporting the status of your team both to your client as well as senior members of Andela’s Success Department Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: Are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meet ups, speak at conferences and are active on github Are able to pass our Tech Skills Assessment May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university Have at least 4 years of experience working in software development Is proficient ideally in ANY TWO of the following stacks and/or experience in: Ruby/Ruby on Rails PHP/Laravel Python/Django Java Android JavaScript - React JavaScript - React Native JavaScript - Angular JavaScript - Node - JS/Ember iOS/Swift iOS/Objective C Go DevOps Have experience leading technical teams using Agile methodologies Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English; verbal and written) A strong desire to mentor other developers Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Have excellent interpersonal skills Have strong leadership skills Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100,000 young Africans in the next 10 years.
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Type : Full-Time Experience: Mid-to-Senior 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, Cairo, Nairobi, Kigali and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. About the Senior Software Developer Position: As a Senior Software Developer, you will primarily work as a Lead Developer for one of Andela’s clients. Andela Senior Developers are skilled at writing complex applications, have a deep understanding of application lifecycles, databases and services. They are passionate about guidance and mentorship to more junior developers. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Senior Software Developer position include: Interfacing with your client to understand their business, goals and visions for products being supported by an Andela Team; Performing high quality work that not only meets the need of the client, but surpasses it; If you are managing a team: Ensuring that our developers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users; Prioritizing the work that your team is responsible for to ensure that you’re always working on the highest value work that helps your clients meet their objectives; Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges; Provide technical guidance and oversight to ensure that the work delivered is in accordance with the technical standards of your client; Encouraging a collaborative team environment; and Regularly reporting the status of your team both to your client as well as senior members of Andela’s Success Department. Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: Are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meet ups, speak at conferences and are active on github; Are able to pass our Tech Skills Assessment; May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university; Have at least 4 years of experience working in software development; Is proficient ideally in ANY TWO of the following stacks and/or experience in: - Python/Django or Flask or gRPC - Java/Android - Javascript/MEAN or PEAN or PREN or MERN or PENV - Ruby/Ruby on Rails - Swift/iOS - Devops Have experience leading technical teams using Agile methodologies; Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team; Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) A strong desire to mentor other developers; Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds; Have excellent interpersonal skills; Have strong leadership skills; and Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100,000 young Africans in the next 10 years.
Andela Kampala, Uganda
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Summary: Do you have the potential, skills, and desire to become one of the top 10% Technology Leaders in the world? At Andela, we believe that Technology Leaders are defined by their ability to model, capture, and transfer the mindset and best practices of their craft to any technology professional from entry level developers to senior software engineers. In this role you will nurture that expertise by daily investing in the next generation of African technology leaders to gain the skills needed to be globally employable software developers. Role-specific Responsibilities: Drive teams of software developers (junior and senior) to rapidly develop great software products Inspire and Mentor aspiring Software Developers and Software Development Learning Facilitators Support the learning and professional development of dozens of Africa's most talented software developers every day Deliver actionable feedback and support multiple learners to grow significantly Drive creative solutions that improve the standard of our software products and learning programs Model Technical Leadership that other Facilitators can look up to and learn from Andelan Responsibilities: Take ownership of our vision and help us innovate, grow, and thrive as a department and an organization Collaboratively and passionately deliver excellent work with integrity everyday Continuously level up your own skills and grow with the organization Qualifications: The ideal candidate for the role MUST have experience with the following: Minimum 4 years working experience (or equivalent experience with multiple professional software development product teams) in Full-stack Software Development JS (Node/Angular/Meteor/React) Python (Flask/Django) Ruby (Rails) PHP (Laravel, Lumen etc) Experience with Agile Software Development Techniques and Tools SCRUM/Kanban/Extreme Programming Trello/Pivotal Tracker/Zenhub Version Control (Github/Bitbucket) TDD Continuous Integration Docker/Vagrant Leading teams to build and deploy Professional Software Products Relational/Business/People/Soft Skills experience EPIC Values alignment Demonstrable commitment to the learning & development of people and technology The ability to learn new things fast whilst delivering value on it simultaneously Other desirable skills that it would be nice for an ideal candidate to have experience in include: Software Development Instructional Design Curriculum design Program development Setup Workshops, Bootcamps, Developer Groups or Forums Mentorship or Coaching in Software Engineering Facilitated learning in a structured learning environment Mentored or coached upcoming developers in a structured or unstructured setting Spoke at Tech Forums or workshops 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.
Andela Accra, Ghana
Mar 17, 2019
Full Time
Type : Full-Time Experience: Mid-to-Senior 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, Cairo, Nairobi, and Kampala; Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage. About the Senior Software Developer Position: As a Senior Software Developer, you will primarily work as a Lead Developer for one of Andela’s clients. Andela Senior Developers are skilled at writing complex applications, have a deep understanding of application lifecycles, databases and services. They are passionate about guidance and mentorship to more junior developers. Key Responsibilities The specific responsibilities of the Senior Software Developer position include: Interfacing with your client to understand their business, goals and visions for products being supported by an Andela Team Performing high quality work that not only meets the need of the client, but surpasses it. If you are managing a team: Ensuring that our developers are able to understand the business context and value of their tasks, as well as how it impacts users Prioritizing the work that your team is responsible for to ensure that you’re always working on the highest value work that helps your clients meet their objectives Working with our engineers to decompose high level stories into smaller, specific tasks and provide high level design support to help them understand how to solve specific coding challenges Provide technical guidance and oversight to ensure that the work delivered is in accordance with the technical standards of your client Encouraging a collaborative team environment Regularly reporting the status of your team both to your client as well as senior members of Andela’s Success Department Qualifications & Characteristics As the ideal candidate for this role you: Are active in the technology ecosystem in your city ex: you organize meet ups, speak at conferences and are active on github Are able to pass our Tech Skills Assessment May have a four-year degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university Have at least 4 years of experience working in software development Is proficient ideally in ANY TWO of the following stacks and/or experience in: Python/Django or Flask or gRPC Java Android Javascript/MEAN or PEAN or PREN or MERN or PENV Ruby/Ruby on Rails Swift/iOS DevOps Have experience leading technical teams using Agile methodologies Have experience working remotely as an effective member of a team Have a vibrant personality and exceptional communication skills (English, verbal and written) A strong desire to mentor other developers Have the ability to build rapport and communicate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Have excellent interpersonal skills Have strong leadership skills Strongly motivated by our social mission of training 100,000 young Africans in the next 10 years.