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  • Posted: Feb 16, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Turaco is a micro-insurtech company changing healthcare financing in emerging markets. We provide simple, affordable health and life insurance to low-income earners, distributing our products through partnerships with leading businesses in Kenya and Uganda. Our mission is to act as a safety net, freeing people from the fear of health-related financial shocks.
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    Software Engineer

    Your mission:

    • The Software Engineer will play a critical role in helping our build our technological future
    • as we strive to improve internal processes and better serve our customers and partners. The
    • role sits within our “Service Center” team, supporting the operations and growth of multiple
    • country offices. The Software Engineer will work with the leadership across technology,
    • insurance operations, call center operations, partnerships management, and business
    • development to gather requirements, implement solutions, communicate project statuses
    • and make proposals.

    Key Roles & Responsibilities:

    • Design, develop, document, and implement solutions to users’ needs and requirements
    • Maintain and manage existing source code and systems
    • Develop unit and integration tests
    • Proactively search for and fix bugs
    • Design and develop logical and physical data models that meet application requirements
    • Deploying software tools, processes, and metrics
    • Providing technological support to the rest of the team
    • Training users on the use of systems
    • Create technical documentation for internal and external use
    • Investigating and using new technologies where relevant

    Key Qualifications & Your Profile:

    • Live Turaco’s values – care and protect our customers, do the right thing, and have fun!
    • Bachelor/Undergraduate degree with excellent grades.
    • 3+ years of professional experience in a similar function. Start-up experience is a plus.
    • Hands-on programming experience developing in Java (Spring Boot). Experience with SQL and front-end development with React is a plus.
    • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures.
    • Strong communication skills, especially in communicating paths to solve problems.
    • Ability to innovate and think creatively and strategically about how to use solve problems
    • through programming.
    • Excellent team-player.
    • Ability to navigate ambiguity, juggle multiple tasks, think independently, demonstrate sound judgment, and problem solve.

    Remuneration & Benefits:

    Turaco offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Turaco on to apply

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