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  • Posted: Jul 8, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Andela extends engineering teams with the most talented software developers in Africa. We recruit the most talented technologists 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 Ini...
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    Software Engineer - Full Stack


    All Andela engineers go above and beyond. To find out more about additional suggested competencies, check out our engineer framework.


    • A minimum of 3 years of professional experience, during which you’ve developed technical expertise and stellar professional skills.


    • Intermediate understanding of the core features of at least one backend language: Python, JavaScript/Node, PHP, Ruby
    • Intermediate understanding of JavaScript core language concepts -- DOM manipulation, Fetch API, ES6+ features
    • Working knowledge of at least one complementary front-end languages/frameworks (ex: React, Angular, Vue ) as well as experience with responsive design interface development
    • Intermediate understanding of at least one Web Framework for your language of choice: Flask/Django for Python; Node/Express for JavaScript, Rails for Ruby, Lumen/Laravel for PHP.
    • Strong understanding of fundamental database concepts relational (SQL) database, non-relational (NoSQL) database, ORMs/ODMs and Web storage API (front end)
    • Experience with architecture and design principles, building to consider maintainability, performance, security requirements, and impact.
    • Strong preference for test-driven-development (TDD) and understands its importance
    • Familiarity with at least one web server technology -- (ex: Apache, Nginx)
    • Familiarity with at least one cloud hosting platform --(ex: AWS, GCP)
    • Working knowledge of tools and editors-- (ex: Grunt, Sublime, Atom, JSLint)
    • Comfort working within agile methodologies and experienced in estimation and time management

    Preferred Skills

    • Strong ability to problem-solve, debug, and understand pertinent performance metrics
    • Knowledge of unit, integration, e2e and UI testing, with at least one relevant testing framework
    • Familiarity with containerization infrastructure and orchestration
    • Awareness of the capabilities of applicable languages/frameworks/libraries as well as the inherent differences between them in order to understand trade-offs and make recommendations.

    NOTE: All the experience listed above is the minimum requirement. For more information on requirements for the various levels of seniority, please view our engineer framework.

    What You’ll Get*

    • Full-time compensation
    • Full medical coverage
    • Opportunity to work with the brightest minds inside and outside of your field
    • A chance to change the world for the better

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Andela on to apply

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