Great opportunity for someone with entrepreneurial spirit who likes to develop his/her career in an international ICT setting in a Kenyan office.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Work experience: 3-5 years
Qualifications: relevant Bachelor's degree
Listen to this: we believe happy people deliver excellent results. This is why we exist, to create a working environment where our staff can do what they were born to do: create software that makes impact. We are a Google Premier partner in Kenya. We support innovative companies to become more productive and utilise the power of the cloud. We also build interesting web/app solutions for the Dutch and Kenyan market either commissioned by our customers or own solutions in interesting partnerships.
We are the only Google Premier partner in Kenya. We support multiple innovative companies in East-Africa, to become more productive and utilise the power of the cloud.
We manage this by being transparent, honest and giving full responsibility to our colleagues. We celebrate success and understand that in order to succeed, you need to be allowed to fail as well. By doing this, we already opened nine offices in the Netherlands and Spain with almost 300 happy employees and 130+ happy customers. Do you want to pursue happiness with us? Join us now!
We are looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious young developer with 1 to 3 years of work experience in the work of infrastructure, cloud solutions, backend development. Someone who likes to work in a complex environment with inspiring colleagues, inspiring clients and lots of learning opportunities.
With your ambitions and drive you bring energy and inspiration to the team. You will assist in customer engagement, and build a close relationship with both our team in Nairobi and also with our specialists in the Netherlands.
This role starts out with the best selected trainees of which only a handful can grow into a full time position at the company.
You will be part of a team for our office in Nairobi that delivers great Google Cloud solutions.
You will discuss our products with our local and dutch specialists and work towards the best possible solutions.
You are all round and able to development and implementation of Google Cloud solutions together with our local and dutch certified Google consultants.
You will implement and consult existing and new Google Cloud customers
You will be working in a team of experts to deploy applications to App Engine or Compute Engine in Google Cloud Platform.
You need to bring:
Good understanding of how domain registration and web hosting works.
Good understanding and experience in any backend languages and frameworks such as Php, Python, Java and MEAN.js,
You are able to collaborate on code using version control systems, such as Git.
Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases.
You understand how networks and email services work have and are familiar with their protocols like SMTP, DNS, etc.
Previous experience with working in an Agile team would be a great advantage!
Understanding of cloud platforms, and how to operate in them, would be a big plus!
Experience with Google Cloud Platform (Big Plus) for a few months, 1 or 2 years
Besides knowledge we are looking for the following competencies:
Minimum of 2 years of work experience as a developer (both front-end and back-end), network engineer, technical support
Minimum a Bachelor's degree in relevant areas e.g. ICT, Computer Science, web design, Statistics etc.
Strong English written and oral communication skills and are not scared of discussing possible solutions with customers.
Cultural awareness and the ability to work with Western management.
Entrepreneurial spirit, willing to assist in a growing office.
Energized and passionate about all you do in life.
Flexible, open for new challenges and able to think out of the box.
Responsible for finishing the work on time.
Real team player who works together with other specialists in order to create the best result.
Your assertive attitude enables you to collaborate remotely in a virtual team.
We offer you:
The opportunity to train and become a Google certified expert either in Professional Cloud Architect, Associate Cloud Engineer, Professional Data Engineer, Professional Cloud Developer
Healthcare and a healthy lunch at the office
Working with and receiving training and coaching from some of the best developers in Kenya and Netherlands.
Working in an agile environment with little hierarchy and lots of growing opportunities with a great focus on employee happiness.
Great employment opportunity with room for creativity and development of your own career. . In the Netherlands we were awarded the ‘Best Place to Work - Award’ in 2017 and 2018.
A competitive salary
Being part of the first Google Cloud certified team that delivers amazing solutions in Kenya
To apply please go here.