From our friends at Andela:
Do you have a passion for technology? Do you have a passion for improving the lives of your fellow citizens? Of helping to improve the lives of all Africans? Consider applying to the Andela Fellowship, a 4-year, paid opportunity to master the craft of professional software development while working for leading technology companies around the globe.
Current Job Openings at Andela in Nairobi:
Fellowship: Andela Kenya Class III Home Study Test Scores
Fellowship: IT & Training Job: Andela Kenya Fellow Class III
Africa Sales Director (Lagos or Nairobi)
Skills Trainer (Lagos or Nairobi)
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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.
At Andela, we find the brightest young people in Africa, train them to be world-class developers, and connect them with employers around the world looking for top technical talent. 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 make it happen.
About the current fellowship
Simply put, the Andela Fellowship is an unparalleled opportunity. But do not take our word for it. “I’ve been in school for 24 years,” says Solomon, an Andela Fellow, about our Boot Camp, “…but this was the most valuable and interactive two weeks of my life!”
Please note that participation in the Andela Fellowship would require full time commitment.
Recruitment Schedule for Andela Kenya Class III
Application Deadline: September 21st Home Study Test : The Home Study test is a requirement for making it through our selection process. Please study and complete the Home Study curriculum before your test.
Interview Dates: September 29th – October 1st
Bootcamp: October 5th – October 16th
Bootcamp is a free two-week-long training where you will gain valuable programming skills. When it is over, the highest-performing participants will receive job offers to join Andela full-time as Andela Fellows.
Andela Kenya Class III Fellowship: November 2015 – November 2019
The Andela Fellowship begins with an intensive paid three-month-long immersion training program where you will receive 1000 hours of highly valuable software development training. After three months of training, you will work on practice projects in collaboration with other fellows in the program, to enhance your teamwork and problem-solving skills. Within 6 months, you will gain sufficient confidence to be placed as a remote Junior Developer on project teams at top technology companies around the world. As a high-performing Andela Fellow, you are guaranteed ongoing professional development training and employment with Andela for a period of four years. After the four year program, Andela Fellows can be expected to; start their own technology companies, go on to work at other companies seeking employees of the highest caliber, or be hired by Andela to continue our mission of training 100 thousand young Africans across the continent. Apply today and see if you have what it takes! For any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org