Software Engineer

We are looking for a Software engineer. If this is you, you will work on a variety of challenging and rewarding digital solutions for customers all over the world, from a banking solution that eases the life of financial institutions, to a ground-breaking website builder, to an eCommerce platform changing lives across Africa. You’ll build great web interfaces, create APIs to simplify how our apps work and interact with different stacks for different tasks.

This is you if you are big on getting the little details just right, enjoy collaborating with a team and you are incredibly passionate about growing as a software engineer. You are also very self-driven and work well with minimum supervision.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

Minimum qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have interest in working with and learning from a distributed team
  • Be a strong problem solver
  • Experience working with either web or mobile application development
  • A good grasp of these key software engineering best-practices: version control, test-driven development
  • Be grounded in SOLID principles

Preferred qualifications (not required)

  • Familiarity with WordPress and WooCommerce
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks such as ReactJS
  • Have experience using command-line tools on Linux (preferred) or another UNIX-like operating system.

Qualities we seek

  • Reliability: We can trust you to get the job done
  • Excellence: You go all-out to exceed customer expectations
  • Innovation: You are big on charting new paths
  • Mentorship: You love to share what you know

What is in it for you

  • Interesting and diverse project portfolio that will stimulate your thinking and creativity
  • Work according to the highest standards
  • Giving Back philosophy: We are really into using tech to change the world
  • You get to work with an incredibly talented team with a healthy organizational culture which encourages learning and self-growth

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@kanzucode.com with the subject line “Software Engineer”. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible, as interviews will be held on a rolling basis until the role is filled.

 

Project Manager

We have joined abanoonya. We are searching for a Project Manager with an intense passion for technology and skill in getting teams to consistently deliver awesome results. If this is you, you are good at getting the best out of people and can be trusted not just to get things but get them done well.

If this is you, you are really organized (and you’ll notice when someone moves one of your 5 pencils by 2 inches) and have written code before.

Responsibilities

  • Clarify project scope, write functional specifications and plan project schedule and budget
  • Regular communication with our clients – gathering feedback and updating on progress
  • Continuous communication with the rest of the team
  • Monitor and track project timelines
  • Ensure the quality of the deliverables through appropriate testing
  • Gather and coordinate resources, information and content
  • Conduct project reviews and improvement plans
  • Be involved in design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of software for the various projects
  • Learn on a daily basis, looking for ways to improve our processes and tools

Skills needed

  • Knowledge and experience in applying agile techniques in delivering software
  • Experience building software with either web or mobile application development
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Great personal organization and project planning skills
  • Being open to listening to and applying constructive feedback
  • Have interest in working with and learning from a distributed team
  • Tech industry knowledge/interest a plus

What is in it for you

  • Interesting and diverse project portfolio that will stimulate your thinking and creativity
  • Work according to the highest standards
  • Giving Back philosophy: We are really into using tech to change the world
  • You get to work with an incredibly talented team with a healthy organizational culture which encourages learning and self-growth

Qualities we seek

  • Reliability: We can trust you to get the job done
  • Excellence: You go all-out to exceed customer expectations
  • Innovation: You are big on charting new paths
  • Mentorship: You love to share what you know

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@kanzucode.com with the subject line “Project Manager”. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible, as interviews will be held on a rolling basis until the role is filled.

Junior Software Engineer

We are looking for a Junior Software engineer. If this is you, you will work on a variety of challenging and rewarding digital solutions for customers all over the world, from a banking solution that eases the life of financial institutions, to a customer service solution that simplifies the life of WordPress users. You’ll build great web interfaces, create APIs to simplify how our apps work and interact with different stacks for different tasks.

This is you if you are big on getting the little details just right, enjoy collaborating with a team and you are incredibly passionate about growing as a software engineer. You are also very self-driven and work well with minimum supervision.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

Minimum qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have interest in working with and learning from a distributed team
  • Be a strong problem solver

Preferred qualifications (not required)

  • Experience working with either web or mobile application development
  • Familiarity with CMS site building in WordPress and/or Drupal
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks such as Angular
  • Have experience using command-line tools on Linux (preferred) or another UNIX-like operating system.

Qualities we seek

  • Reliability: We can trust you to get the job done
  • Excellence: You go all-out to exceed customer expectations
  • Innovation: You are big on charting new paths
  • Mentorship: You love to share what you know

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@kanzucode.com with the subject line “Junior Software Engineer”. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible, as interviews will be held on a rolling basis until the role is filled.

This position is currently closed