Team Lead, Software Engineering at Andela

Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers 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 Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. 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 help make it happenJob Title:Team Lead, Software Engineering As a Team Lead, Software Engineering, you will primarily work as a Team Lead within the Technology & Learning department leading a team of developers building world-class internal products to support Andelas business needs.As the senior member of your team, you will take responsibility for the overall planning, execution and success of complex technical projects. You will work closely with the product management team to ensure we're building the best products that meet Andela users needs. You will take pride in building products that are key to helping Andela grow and scale as an organization. You will be responsible for managing the delivery of your work as well as any developers that work under you.Youre the kind of person who:Believes that building great software is more than just delivering working code, that other aspects such as reusability, testability, maintainability, security, and performance are just as important.Are constantly learning and expanding your skillsets on and off the job.Can mentor entry-level developers willing to become world-class.Are a good person: driven by purpose, passion, thirst for knowledge, and the pursuit of a better world.Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:Most of our stack is in JavaScript and Ruby, but were expanding into many other languages and technologies. Wed be interested in candidate from any background as long as you have a keen understanding of Object Oriented languages. Heres an abbreviated list of interesting technologies we currently useJavascript, Node.js/Express.jsRuby, Ruby on RailsGolangAngularJSPostgres, MongoDB, RedisHeroku, AWS, SQS, EC2

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