Overview

Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer – Remote (East Africa)
Job Type Remote
Qualification BA/BSc/HND
Experience None
Location Nairobi
Job Field ICT / Computer
Job Summary

Our client is looking for a talented and fast-paced engineer with 9+ years experience to join our team and assist with product expansion who will work alongside the VP of Engineering and current engineering team to continue to improve and scale our software; the successful hire will own entire features and influence the specs, build out/modify the back-end (Elixir/Phoenix) and interact with the front-end (React), and own on-going improvements for a product rapidly impacting the entire third-party logistics (3PL) industry. Each member of the team has the ability to impact all aspects of the development process from ideation, design, delivery, maintenance, and operations.

Contract type: Contract – Permanent

Job location: East Africa – preferably Uganda/Kenya

 

Reporting line: VP Engineering

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at their company. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Description

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at their company. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Description

  • Own what you build as you create, test, and iterate new features to the client’s platform
  • Work across the company to understand customer and vendor pain points, come up with solutions, and then prototype, iterate, and launch daily
  • Be surrounded by smart, driven individuals who are passionate about doing their best work and loving every day
  • Solve a wide variety of technical challenges as well as supply chain challenges that have yet to be solved
    What You’ll Need:
  • Passion for building the highest-quality software that delights the user
  • Flexibility to move quickly with a startup
  • Ready to learn Elixir/Phoenix; experience with MVC frameworks
  • Experience with React or React Native
  • Experience turning wireframes into production-level features
  • The ability to write clean, reliable, and highly maintainable code
  • The drive to solve problems
  • Appreciation of a test-driven and code-review culture
      You earn bonus points if:
  • Previous startup experience
  • Experience with Elixir or functional programming
  • Previous logistics or supply chain experience
    Benefits
  • Remuneration: Competitive Salary (our client is willing to pay for top value)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HAS) Eligibility
  • Flexible Parental leave
  • Unlimited, flexible PTO and generous holiday schedule
  • Gym reimbursement program
  • Friendly, Passionate, and Intelligent Employee Base
  • Creative Problem Solving and Entrepreneurial Thinking
  • Fast-Paced Environment
  • Consistent Engagement from Senior Leadership
  • Community Involvement and Volunteer Opportunities
  • Catered Lunches
    Ping Pong

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