Software Development

January 3, 2023

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Kenya

Project Manager – Integrations

Software Development

CarePay is an international, fast-growing fintech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania and the Netherlands. Our company’s vision is to make mobile health insurance accessible to everyone by using state-of-the-art technology against no marginal costs. We strongly believe in leveraging the mobile technology revolution to transform the health insurance sector. CarePay has developed a smart payment distribution platform on the foundations of the mobile money ecosystem, which permanently connects patients, premium payers, insurers and healthcare providers on our platform. CarePay’s M-TIBA platform helps insurance companies to make insurance administration digital, efficient and customer centric, thereby enabling the development of affordable and user-friendly insurance products. CarePay’s platform M-TIBA has connected over 4.5 million participants and 3,500 healthcare facilities in Kenya alone.

Since its start, CarePay has received wide-spread international coverage and traction. In 2017,CarePay won the FT/IFC Transformational Business Award and in 2018 CarePay was recognized as a Technology Pioneer 2018 by the World Economic Forum, following the footsteps of long line of successful companies, such as Google (2001),Twitter (2009) and Airbnb (2013). In 2019, CarePay won the Swiss Re Entrepreneurs for Resilience Award.

Job description

We are looking for a (technical)Project Manager to work with various internal and external teams to ensure our integrations are delivered and maintained to the highest technical and functional standards. The role is meant for someone with technical knowledge and the ability to manage parallel projects with a hands-on and strategic approach. You will collaborate with the other Technical Project Manager in the  planning, execution, and first line support of all integrations between CarePay's platform and external partners’ systems. You will be responsible for improving the performances of existing integrations, effectively managing communication and dependencies between internal and external teams, keeping track of key integrations requirements and delivery of the features, and radiating information and performance metrics across the organization.

Required skills

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE &EXPERIENCE:

  • A bachelor’s degree (preferably in IT, business administration, or project management);
  • At least 3-4 years of relevant working experience handling technical projects;
  • Expertise in the fundamentals of iterative and incremental software development (you understand software development lifecycle);
  • Excellent technical forensics and trouble shooting skills
  • Good documentation and reporting skills
  • Proven ability to strategize and implement long-term technical solutions that meet business goals;
  • Demonstrated ability to interface with executives and stakeholders regarding issues of project scope, status, and risks;
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills with ability to work with cross cultural and diverse people and interorganizational teams
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Outstanding training and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English;
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, professionalism, and a commitment to CarePay’s mission to Give People Power to Care.

DESIRABLE SKILLS:

  • Master's degree and/or Project Management certification(s);
  • Strong understanding of hospital management information systems or equivalent;
  • Proficient team building, leadership, people management and mentoring skills;
  • Highly effective risk management and mitigation skills;
  • Experience in Case management and Claims management process;
  • Previous experience with digital insurance or healthcare; 


📖 CarePay Perks

To name a few:

  • Hybrid Work Model 💬
  • 90-day Work abroad policy 📅
  • Relocation Help & Perks ✈️
  • +25 nationalities working across offices in Amsterdam, Nairobi, and Lagos 🌍
  • Freedom to bring your own tech and methods while working on state-of-the-art technology ✨
  • Health insurance 💙
  • Collective Pension 👵
  • Company laptop 💻
  • Phone plan contribution 📲

CarePay is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, race, religion or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

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December 20, 2022

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The Netherlands

Senior Backend Developer

Software Development

At CarePay, you work with us and not for us! We’re introducing cutting-edge technology to transform the healthcare industry. We do almost everything in-house, developing software using the latest technologies and tools. If you’re a passionate backend or frontend Developer, we want you to join our team of over 25 nationalities at our Amsterdam office to make healthcare more accessible for more people in Africa. From day one, you can make a real difference in people’s lives.

In Kenya, people know CarePay better as M-TIBA. The name refers to mobile healthcare access and “health” in Swahili (tiba).

🚀 In short

Your main task is to deliver quality solutions for our end users and at the same time keep the platform fit for the future. This means next to working on green fields projects, you also refactor existing modules to match our high level of engineering. You guide and coach fellow team members, you help them grow, and you maximize your impact.

CarePay is looking to hire senior backend developers for our Nairobi and Amsterdam teams. If you are interested, please apply here.

Please note that an online test (assessment) provided by Test Gorilla is an essential part of the recruiting process. Please also check your spam folder for the assessment email and ensure to fill out all parts of the test. Missing parts will disqualify you from an interview.

Job description

🎯 What you’ll do

  • Bring in your ideas and connect millions of people together.
  • Be part of a multidisciplinary team including backend engineers, frontend engineers, cloud engineers, business analysts, designers and business owners.
  • Build new independent business modules, from gathering requirements all the way to production.
  • Be a pioneer and introduce new technologies: we’re always open to change!
  • Continuously increase the scalability and maintainability of our microservices and architecture.
  • Streamline our CI/CD pipelines with automated tests.
  • Maintain and direct the team’s effectiveness and coach your peers.

💻 Technologies we use

  • The latest versions of Java and Spring Boot
  • AWS, Kubenetes, Terraform, Helm Charts
  • Kafka, Tyk, GraphQL, MySQL
  • Bitbucket Pipelines

Required skills

About you

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent - or relevant experience
  • At least 5 years of software development experience
  • Relevant experience with the technologies used at CarePay
  • Have a cloud native mindset
  • Experience with GitHub or Bitbucket
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum frameworks
  • Experience setting up CI/CD tools and pipelines
  • Fluency in English (Dutch is not required)

✔️ For Bonus Points

  • Interest in global development and healthcare
  • Experience with mobile technology and development

📖 CarePay Perks

To name a few:

  • Hybrid Work Model 💬
  • 90-day Work abroad policy 📅
  • Relocation Help & Perks ✈️
  • +25 nationalities working across offices in Amsterdam, Nairobi, and Lagos 🌍
  • Freedom to bring your own tech while working on state-of-the-art technology ✨
  • Health insurance 💙
  • Collective Pension 👵
  • Company laptop 💻
  • Phone plan contribution 📲

Apply now