Full-Stack Web Developer

Full-time at Kola (Yaounde - CMR)

03 Open positions

About Kola

Kola is a Fintech Startup which aims to facilitate financial inclusion and access to financial services for people and businesses in the CEMAC region using the power of technology.Ultimately, our mission is to accelerate economic development by building the number one financial service company for Central Africa and beyond.

Key experience and personal attributes

  • Quick adaptation
  • flexibility
  • communication
  • open-minded
  • sense of analysis & efficiency
  • rigor & dynamism
  • team spirit
  • learner
  • growth oriented
  • Intellectual integrity
  • Hardworking

Scope of the role

We are looking for people excited about the mission and who would like to join our team of dream makers. An experienced full-stack JavaScripter with a particular passion for React, who also enjoys jumping into some back-end. You are expected to deliver quality code and follow best practices while keeping up with constant evolution of the web technologies. Communication and coordination with your team will be a key part of your success.

Our current tech

At Kola we design and implement digital financial solutions for a better-connected world. Our mission is to build the pipes for a seamless flow of capital across Financial Institutions, People and Small & Medium Businesses.

  • HTML - CSS
  • FIREBASE / AWS Amplify

Keys Responsibilities

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable JavaScript code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
  • Collaborating with UI and UX Designers, as well as Software Testers, to ensure that each app is faithfully rendered and in perfect working order to company standard

Required qualifications

  • Self-taught with proven experience or BAC +3 computer science or equivalent with at least 2 years of experience. Solid 1 year of experience will be considered.
  • Reading, writing and listening English is required
  • HTML / CSS / JAVASCRIPT technologies or TYPESCRIPT
  • AGILE methodology / JIRA
  • Good knowledge of SOFTWARE ENGINEERING (principles, software architecture, model models, etc.)
  • Knowing how to use REST APIs
  • Have knowledge of cloud solutions (Firebase, AWS Amplify)
  • Experience in a Technical Leadership role
  • Experience with testing, test frameworks, test automation, and the work necessary to build and maintain tooling to make testing easier

Reasons to work with us

  • Decent salary with fast potential to increase
  • We provide a friendly working environment
  • Your opinions and ideas matter
  • Support for continuous learning, development and growth
  • Awesome bilingual working environment
  • Work on new and exciting technologies on par with international standards
  • Tapping in the growing digital economy in the CEMAC region
  • Strong support for female employees.

The Assets Of The Job

  • This is a full-time, salaried position
  • We will offer you the support you need to help you grow as an impactful worker and a human being
  • We provide a friendly working environment
  • Access to a broadband internet connection
Send your CV at careers@kolafin.com
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