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Senior Software Engineer

Remote | Worldwide

14 September, 2021

Compensation

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • Erlang
  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • Docker Swarm

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Parental leave
  • Learning & development
Design, implementation, maintenance of messaging and telephony platforms serving 2 million in 4 countries

Role overview

Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

The Senior Software Engineer will be responsible for the following main tasks:

  • Contribute to design, implementation, and maintenance of our global software stack
  • Supervise and mentor more junior team members

The ideal candidate has many or all of the following:

  • Fluency in at least one functional programming language
  • Experience with software engineering in a production environment
  • Thorough understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Ability to work independently and communicate effectively in a partly remote team

Desirable:

  • Experience with Linux system administration
  • Knowledge of Erlang, Python, SQL, Docker, Ansible
  • Familiarity with implementation of compilers or (domain specific) programming languages
  • Familiarity with one or more of PxD’s program countries (India, Kenya, …)
  • Affinity for agriculture and/or international development


Apply here: https://precisiondev.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=49

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Precision Development (PxD) is a global non-profit organization that harnesses technology, data science, and research to empower people living in poverty and improve their lives. By providing actionable information to the right people, in the right way and at the right time, we empower poor people living in developing countries to improve their livelihoods, mitigate risks, and advance environmental sustainability. We provide customized and timely information to users via their mobile devices. We work with partners to build, scale and improve mobile phone-based agricultural extension and other digital development initiatives to increase the productivity and income of extremely poor and vulnerable families around the world. PxD currently works in ten countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, and is rapidly expanding as governments and organizations look for innovative ways to utilize new technologies to deliver actionable information to people who need it. As of the end of the second quarter of 2021, PxD was serving 4.4 million farmers through a range of initiatives providing tailored information on crop optimization, pest management, input utilization, and environmental stewardship. PxD also leverages mobile technology to deliver information in sectors beyond agriculture, including a two-way SMS service to facilitate math education in Kenya.

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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Compensation

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • Erlang
  • Python
  • PostgreSQL
  • Docker Swarm

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Parental leave
  • Learning & development

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