Seedstars Ivory Coast - Full Stack Python/PHP Engineer

Abidjan, Lagunes Region, Côte d'Ivoire Full-time

Who we are
Seedstars is a global organization with headquarter in Switzerland and a presence in 60+ emerging markets. We are on a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship. Our initiatives are focused on connecting stakeholders within these ecosystems, building tech companies from scratch and investing in the top entrepreneurs.

About Seedstars
At Seedstars, we combine the top tech talents using best-in-class processes, services and technologies to offer our companies the latest web & mobile technologies to serve best their employees, consumers and partners.

About the job
It’s very important to us that the candidates share our conviction of bootstrapping and love of the web/tech world, you should have an intuitive feel for what works and what doesn’t online! Keep it simple and keep it lean is our mission so we are not flexible when it comes to cultural fit.

Your profile

  • You take pride in the code you write - it's clean, organized, and elegant
  • You want to work in an agile environment - we move quickly and ship code often
  • You really hate when stuff breaks or could just be better and it keeps you up at night
  • You see the bigger picture (you realize that there are really exciting tasks and then there's bug fixing) but at the end of the day you're happy we're moving forward as a team, as a company, and as a product
  • You're friendly and/or interesting and are just cool to hang out with
  • Experienced web developer with strong understanding of PYTHON/PHP
  • Love MVC frameworks (Django knowledge a plus)
  • Up to date with latest HTML/CSS/AJAX/etc. – front-end stuff
  • Comfortable with SQL databases
  • Comfortable with Git
  • Obsessed about reducing operational overhead whenever and wherever possible
  • Write unit test, but are not militant about things like testing frameworks and code coverage

Benefits and perks

  • Exposure to cultures and ecosystems from over 60 countries
  • Build your network in emerging markets of tech entrepreneurs and investors
  • Join a young, passionate, hungry and growing team of entrepreneurs & facilitators
  • Bootstrap salary (open compensation model available based on experience, location, seniority, etc...) and bonus based on performance. It's all up to you!


DON'T BELIEVE US, BELIEVE THEM
"My experience at Seedstars has been an unbelievable eye opener. I have learned an incredible amount on a personal and professional level in a very condensed period of time." Seedspace global team

"My learning curve has been extremely steep. I'm continuously exposed to new perspectives and cultures: it broadens your mind hugely! If you like challenges, learning, discovery, entrepreneurship, creativity, people and you're not afraid of putting your comfort aside, jump on!" - Seedstars team member Africa

"After my very first event in Sofia, I've realised that I am in the right place at the right time. I have in front of me all the opportunities to develop myself as a professional and as a person. I can't imagine my life without traveling, the Seedstars team & meeting with unbelievable people everyday." - Seedstars team member MENA

Apply for this opening at http://seedstars.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0mxki?apply=true