2 Remote Jobs at Gokada. Apply Now!!!

ABOUT GOKADA

Gokada is one of Nigeria’s most promising technological startups, with the potential to become one of Africa’s most influential businesses. Gokada’s services include delivery, ride-hailing, and other verticals, and the firm manages the dominant “superapp” on-demand multi-service platform in Africa’s largest country, Nigeria. Gokada is rapidly growing and has garnered a strong roster of local and international VC backers, similar to how more mature international rivals like as Gojek, Grab, and Pathao grew.

Job Title: React Native Engineer

Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Employment Type: Remote

Application Deadline: Not Specified

JOB DESCRIPTION

We’re looking to expand our product team with a motivated React Native developer. On a daily basis, you will collaborate directly with the product team in Agile sprints to develop new apps and manage existing ones. This is a full-time, long-term position. Building a product is a very collaborative effort, therefore you’ll need to be a strong team player that is dedicated to quality. This is a highly sought-after position since you will be working on one of our strategic mobile apps, which are used by millions of users and thousands of partners in Sub-Saharan Africa’s fastest-growing marketplace. You’ll also be part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes backend service engineers, product designers, data specialists, and geo-spatial experts, among others.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create apps from the ground up.
  • Create pixel-perfect, buttery smooth user interfaces for both mobile platforms (IOS, Android).
  • Deep integrations with both systems can be achieved by using native APIs.
  • To ensure that the product is of the highest quality, maintain the code and perform automated tests.
  • Apps should be uploaded to the Apple and Google Play stores.
  • To meet milestones on time, collaborate with the backend team and QA.

MUST HAVE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • Prior experience with complete app releases in app stores.
  • Ability to write well-documented, reusable, clean Javascript code.
  • Fluency in English (Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing).
  • A firm grasp on version control (Git).
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests.
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills.
  • Team player.
  • Good organizational and time-management skills.
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • 3 years experience with React Native and a sound understanding of mobile nuances.

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS

  • Experience with Redux.
  • Prior experience coding in React ecosystem.
  • Understanding of REST APIs, the document request model, and offline storage.
  • Creative mindset.

NOTE: You’ll have to work remotely and communicate with coworkers around the world. Hence,

  • A good internet connection is essential.
  • Timetables may slightly vary depending on the time zones of your teammates.
  • Will have to engage in Video and Audio calls regularly.

Method of Application: Apply Here

Job Title: Full Stack Engineer

Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Employment Type: Remote

Application Deadline: Not Specified

THE CHALLENGE

Given the current Lagos market, traffic remains one of the biggest challenges. The city needs innovative projects to curb traffic, provide safer and better services, and make people lives easier.

THE OPPORTUNITY

After working on providing safe and reliable delivery services in Lagos, Gokada is looking to pilot new projects to give Lagosians safe, fast and reliable service. Looking for rock stars to take over the entire initiative of market research, running full scale test pilots and finally building/scaling the project. Will be initially a 3-month project which can be further converted to full-time position based on performance and interest.

THE TEAM

You’ll be joining a team of highly motivated and vibrant professionals that believe in collaboration, passionate about excellence and results. You’ll learn about the Gokada way, our values, learn from our team, management, while also sharing your own best practices and your own style. You’ll get to know our quirks and how we celebrate and value everyone’s personality on our team and organization as a whole.

THE ROLE

We’re seeking for a full-stack developer to join our product team. On a daily basis, you will collaborate directly with the product team to improve and maintain our current product in Agile sprints. This is a full-time, long-term position.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developing front-end web app architecture.
  • Designing user interactions on web pages.
  • Developing back-end website applications.
  • Creating servers and databases for functionality.
  • Ensuring cross-platform optimization for mobile phones.
  • Ensuring responsiveness of applications.
  • Working alongside graphic designers for web design features.
  • Seeing through a project from conception to finished product.
  • Designing and developing APIs.
  • Meeting both technical and consumer needs.
  • Staying abreast of developments in web applications and programming languages.

THE SKILL SET

  • Experience with OOP, ideally in PHP/Python
  • Working knowledge of the React/React-Native framework
  • AWS (S3/RDS/EC2/Route 53) experience
  • MySQL/MongoDB knowledge is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Git
  • DevOps experience is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of the Laravel/Lumen framework
  • Familiarity with front-end languages such as HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Fluency in English

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS

  • Experience with automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Experience deploying hybrid apps to Google Play and App Store

REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree in a relevant Business-oriented stream.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ demonstrable experience in a pertinent managerial position.
  • Effective presentation and communications skills.

NOTE: You’ll have to work remotely and communicate with coworkers around the world. Hence,

  • A good internet connection is essential.
  • Timetables may slightly vary depending on the time zones of your teammates.
  • Will have to engage in Video and Audio calls regularly.

Method of Application: Apply Here

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