Software Development

March 5, 2020

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Kenya

Testing & Quality Assurance Engineer

Software Development

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payors. Our most prominent product, Kenya’s M-TIBA platform, already connects over 4.5 million people with about 2000 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers and donors. 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, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook and Airbnb.

Job description

The Testing & Quality Assurance Engineer will work closely with the team leader and other departments to provide the means and also the measures for testing all the aspects of a software solution, both functionally and technically, in order to meet the requirements and overall quality of the intended solution.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Meeting with product managers and developers to understand the systems they test and to create testing plans

• Testing - Following the outline in the testing plan to test each option in the system and ensure it navigates to the appropriate place in the software or provides the correct result.

• Bug Tracking - identifying the system module that contains the bug, includes information for the developer to understand the problem and to replicate it and prioritizes the bug based on the severity of the error.

• Technical Support - Working with technical support to help support users

• Analyzing user requirements, researching, designing and writing new software programs.

• Develop software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle.

• Responding promptly and professionally to bug reports.

• Writing operational documentation with technical authors.

• Maintaining systems by monitoring and correcting software defects.

• Working closely with other staff, such as project managers, graphic artists, designers, developers, systems analysts, and sales and marketing professionals.

• Consulting clients and colleagues concerning the maintenance and performance of software systems and with a view to writing or modifying current operating systems.

• Protect operations by keeping information confidential.

• In conjunction with developers and system implementation team prepare of training manuals and training users

• Handling support and feedback

• Maintaining the systems once they are up and running

• Investigating new technologies.

• Continually updating technical knowledge and skills by attending in-house and/or external courses, reading manuals and accessing new applications.

Required skills

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:

• Degree qualifications in Information Technology, Computer Science, software engineering, or related field
• Knowledge in Software Testing and Quality requirements will be added advantage.
• At least 2-3 years of work experience in system testing and quality position
• Experience and knowledge in software development lifecycle
• Training focused on programming, Software Design, Software Debugging, Software Documentation, and Software Testing.
• An understanding of the latest trends and their role in a commercial environment

KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
• Excellent IT and system testing skills
• Very good writing and software documentation preparation skills
• Strong in numerical and analytical skills
• Have creative approach to problem-solving
• Excellent organizational, and project management skills
• Ability to work to another’s design and specification
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Eye for detail
• Ability to interpret and follow technical plans
• Team working skills with ability to work with people at all levels, including non-technical staff
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Training and presentation skills
• Be self-motivated and a quick learner
• Discretion in handling confidential information.
• Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, professionalism, and a commitment to CarePay’s mission to Give People Power to Care.

Apply now

March 5, 2020

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Kenya

Technical Lead

Software Development

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payors. Our most prominent product, Kenya’s M-TIBA platform, already connects over 4.5 million people with about 2000 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers and donors. 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, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook and Airbnb.


Do you have it in you to play a critical IT role and passionate in providing value and impactful solutions?


At CarePay we have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our agile and dynamic IT team as Technical Lead. The position is well suited to an individual who is hands-on, proactive and develop high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility by collaborating with the product owners, software developers and scrum masters within your focus area to create a team vision and roadmap.

Job description

In this role you are the technical lead for a major part of the CarePay platfrom. You are part of one or more development teams (squad). With the teams you develop and run high quality software that meets the company, client and industry needs. You are involved in new requirements, to assess technical feasibility, draft the technical solution and oversee implementation. You will carry the technical vision of your focus area. You initiate changes that make this vision a reality.

Required skills

Minimal qualifications

• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, engineering or related field

• At least 5 years’ experience in a senior software development / design position

• Experience in Fintech, Insuretech or related industries

• Experience leading a team of high performance engineers

• Excellent knowledge of UML and other modelling methods and tools

• Excellent knowledge of software and application design and architecture

• An understanding of confidentiality and data protection issues

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Analytic mindset and good problem-solving skills

• A technical mindset with great attention to detail

• Strong people skills with proven ability to lead and guide development teams from a technical perspective

• Team working skills with ability to work with people at all levels, including non-technical staff

• Proactive and uses initiative within agreed boundaries

• Enthusiastic and motivated personality

• Discretion in handling confidential information

• Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, professionalism, and a commitment to CarePay’s mission to Give People Power to Care

Apply now

March 5, 2020

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The Netherlands

Scrum Master

Software Development

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payors. Our most prominent product, Kenya’s M-TIBA platform, already connects over 4.5 million people with about 2000 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers and donors. 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, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook and Airbnb.

Job description

As a Scrum Master you lead the process of one or more of our development squads. In a multidisciplinary team you ensure initiate and lead rituals such as stand-ups, reviews and planning sessions. You make sure the team is in control of their deliveries and act when you see deviations. You communicate with external stakeholders inside and outside CarePay to align efforts and remove any impediments.

In this role you:

• Coordinate sprints, lead daily stand-ups, plannings and retrospectives,

• Work closely with Product Owners to handle backlogs and new requests

• Follow progress and act on deviations or impediments

• Facilitate internal and external communication and effective collaboration

• Take on a project lead role, when necessary, for larger and customer facing projects,

• Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint

• Guide development teams to higher maturity

• Coach team members

Required skills

Minimal qualifications

• BSc in a related filed (i.e. Engineering, Product Design, Healthcare Management)

• Experience in creating digital software based solutions

• At least 2 years’ experience as a Scrum Master

• Certified Scrum Master certification (CSM) is a plus

• English speaking

• Affinity with global development and healthcare

Other qualifications

• Strong communication and leadership skills

• Experience with data driven product decision making

• Experience as a software developer is a plus

• Experience in Healthcare, Insurance or Payments domain is a big plus

• Able to relate to different cultures

What we offer

• The opportunity to work on projects with high social impact with a fun and motivated team

• Startup culture with an international team (>50% in Kenya), flat hierarchies, and Friday beers

• Based in Amsterdam with travel opportunities (travel to Africa required; ~ 1 week every quarter)

• Your choice of equipment and tools

• Competitive salary and flexible hours

Apply now

November 22, 2019

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The Netherlands

Frontend Engineer

Software Development

Do you want to contribute to getting millions of people all over the world access to healthcare? Do you want to work in a fast-paced, international environment where you can truly make a difference? Join our highly skilled team of 135 colleagues at CarePay and have impact from day one!

CarePay is looking to hire frontend engineers, at junior, medior and senior level, for our Amsterdam team. If you are interested, please send us a quick note with your resume to careers@carepay.com.

About CarePay

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payers. Through our platform we already connect over 4.5 million people with more than 2000 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers and donors. 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, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook and Airbnb. In 2019 Carepay secured substantial financial funding to support and fuel our growth and to realize our vision.

Job description

As a frontend engineer you are part of one of our developer teams working on core features of the platform. You are part of a multidisciplinary team including software engineers, cloud engineers, business analysts, designers and business owners. As a team you own your backlog and take pride in achieving results. Your main task to is to deliver quality solutions for our end users and at the same time keep the platform fit for the future. You guide and coach other team members. Our main technologies are Java, AWS, SQL, Angular and Android. You will be working with a diverse and driven team that prioritizes impact over cutting-edge methods. Yet at the same you and your continuously probe and explore new opportunities and technologies.

Required skills

Minimal qualifications

• MSc in software engineering or related

• At least 2 years plus relevant software development experience

• Experienced in HTML, CSS, Javascript, Typescript and Angular

• Interest in global development and healthcare

• English speaking

Preferred qualifications

• Have a cloud native mindset

• Experience setting up CI/CD tools and pipelines

• Experience with Github or Bitbucket

• Experience with mobile technology and development

• Security and GDPR are always part of your development cycle.

• Experience with developing solutions as part of a team

• Experience working in a highly competitive, international business environment

What we offer

• The opportunity to work on projects with high social impact with a fun and motivated team

• Startup culture with an international team (>50% in Kenya), flat hierarchies, and Friday beers

• Based in Amsterdam with travel opportunities

• Your choice of equipment and tools

• Competitive salary and flexible hours

Apply now

November 12, 2019

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The Netherlands

Senior Software Engineer

Software Development

Do you want to contribute to getting millions of people all over the world access to healthcare? Do you want to work in a fast-paced, international environment where you can truly make a difference? Join our highly skilled team of 135 colleagues at CarePay and have impact from day one!

CarePay is looking to hire senior software engineers for our Amsterdam team. If you are interested, please send us a quick note with your resume to careers@carepay.com or apply below!


About CarePay

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payers. Our most prominent product, Kenya’s M-TIBA platform, already connects over four million people with about 1500 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers and donors. 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, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook and Airbnb. In 2019 Carepay secured substantial financial funding to support and fuel our growth and to realize our vision.

Job description

As senior software engineer you are part of one of our developer teams working on core features of the platform. You are part of a multidisciplinary team including front end engineers, cloud engineers, business analysts, designers and business owners. As a team you own your backlog and take pride in achieving results. Your main task to is to deliver quality solutions for our end users and at the same time keep the platform fit for the future. You guide and coach other team members. Our main technologies are Java, AWS, SQL, Angular and Android. You will be working with a diverse and driven team that prioritizes impact over cutting-edge methods. Yet at the same you and your continuously probe and explore new opportunities and technologies.

Required skills

Minimal qualifications

• MSc in software engineering or related

• At least 5 years plus relevant software development experience

• Experienced in Java and SQL

• Interest in global development and healthcare

• English speaking

Preferred qualifications

• Have a cloud native mindset

• Experience setting up CI/CD tools and pipelines

• Experience with Github or Bitbucket

• Experience with mobile technology and development

• Security and GDPR are always part of your development cycle.

• Experience with developing solutions as part of a team

• Experience working in a highly competitive, international business environment

What we offer

• The opportunity to work on projects with high social impact with a fun and motivated team

• Startup culture with an international team (>50% in Kenia), flat hierarchies, and Friday beers

• Based in Amsterdam with travel opportunities

• Your choice of equipment and tools

• Competitive salary and flexible hours

Apply now