Triggerise is hiring a
You’ve gained experience in the software development space, and want to continue working on innovative projects, whilst making an impact with your tech skills & knowledge. Read on to find out more about our Scala Engineering Team Lead position!
Triggerise believes in a world where all youth have the power to choose where, when, and how they meet their sexual reproductive health needs. Our digital platform delivers scalable and verifiable sexual reproductive health services for young people in 5 main markets in Sub Saharan Africa - Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, South Africa and Burkina Faso. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use sexual and reproductive health services. We also support our users in becoming micro-entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies. You can check more about being a part of the Triggerise here.
All of our Triggerise offices are comfortable, open spaces filled with enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in South Africa, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. You can and learn more about the work we do here.
We are open to remote work for this position and will happily accept applicants from any Triggerise Location (Portugal, South Africa, Kenya, and Ethiopia).
Our Engineering Team Lead is responsible for leading and developing a team of talented software engineers and creating and maintaining the software that allows our platform to function. Other responsibilities include:
You have great, in-depth development experience using Scala and building software from the ground up.
You have worked extensively with Scala tools and frameworks.
You have experience managing a team of backend developers.
You don’t want to just write code, you want to make it with quality and scalable.
You are willing to learn. We use Cats, FS2, ScalaTest, Testcontainers, Flyway, among others (you don't need to have experience with the tools we are currently using, we can help you).
You have excellent English skills.
At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. The salary bracket for this position per month is R63,525 - R95,288 in South Africa, Ksh312,011 - Ksh468,017 in Kenya, and €2,818 - €4,227 in Portugal, plus benefits and allowances. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues. If you would like to know more about the salaries in our other locations, please contact us.
In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:
Interested? Click apply now below! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.