Software Development Engineer (Think.iT Fellowship)

  • Berges du Lac I, Tunis, tn
  • Full-time

Company Description

Think.iT is a mission-driven technology collective dedicated to connecting brilliance with opportunity. We invest in North Africa’s future technology leaders, and help innovative companies tap into new talent pools and build top-performing engineering teams.
 

We leverage a data-driven approach to recruiting and accelerating talented engineers like you — before integrating them as full-time distributed team members in leading engineering teams around the world.


Backed by mission-aligned partners, Think.iT is building new solutions to the challenges of talent shortages and distributed teamwork globally — while nurturing the next generation of technology changemakers at home in North Africa.

Job Description

Do you want to lead projects with world-class companies, solve problems with cutting-edge technologies (like blockchain!), and see the impact of your work?
 

Our two-year Software Development Fellowship is uniquely designed to accelerate your technical expertise and personal confidence as a technical leader. Our immersive bootcamp takes a holistic approach to peer-to-peer learning, personalized coaching, and skill development — to prepare you for partnering directly with international distributed teams hungry for your expertise.

 

As a Think.iT Fellow, we’ll help you craft and pursue your personalized growth path with close mentorship along the way — and a lifelong community of other Think.iTeers at your side.

 

Apply today to add your voice to the next generation of tech changemakers here in North Africa, and around the world!

Qualifications

· BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical discipline.

· Must have graduated and be available to start in July 2018.

· Programming proficiency in at least one of the following languages: Java, JavaScript, Python, C++, or C.

. Full professional proficiency in English; other languages are a plus.

· You are a Changemaker: You are a self-starter, lifelong learner, and advocate for human-centric technology.

· You are a Shipper: You respect deadlines, deliver products, and value excellence in your work.

 

Nice-to-haves

· Strong object-oriented design and coding skills (Java and/or C++/C/Python) with experience in UNIX/Linux or Windows environments.

· Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases.

· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions.

· You are not deterred by ambiguity or undefined problems, and have the ability to think abstractly.

· Previous technical internship(s) preferred.

Additional Information

The perks of our fellowship program include, but are not limited to:

· Competitive monthly salary and performance based bonus

· Collaborative and inspiring workplace

· Fast paced and collaborative environment

· Unique community and international startup culture

· Fiber-optic internet connection

· Free weekly team lunches

· Regular team activities and retreats

 

What you’ll gain as a Think.iT fellow

· International exposure through work with global technology companies

· Peer-to-peer learning with other bright minds

· Supported self-study technical curricula

· Personalized growth plan to foster professional and personal growth

· Mentorship and individual coaching

· A lifetime community of like-minded changemakers

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