Information Technology Intern

Purpose of the Job 

Join an exciting new digital platform, born to unlock the African creative economy, empower creative entrepreneurs, merge tech, fashion and art; and most importantly, enable consumers from all over the world to shop online for beautiful pieces from talented artisans, designers, and artists from across the African continent.

We are delighted to offer an internship position to an individual who is ready to embrace the exciting opportunity to gain sought after web development skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with remote and in-house developers to maintain and expand Company’s platform and POS systems
  • Assist with enforcement of coding standards and code reviews
  • Assist with writing well designed, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Assist with ensuring continuity by building on previous development
  • Research and suggest new add-ons that will assist with improvement of Company’s technological service offering
  • Work with web designers to ensure seamless customer journeys

Competencies (Skills/Abilities & Behaviour)

  • Fluent in English
  • Proficient in French (optional)
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrates a strong interest in E-Commerce and technology
  • A technical problem solver who is able to work well independently
  • Able to handle challenging business situations
  • Detail oriented and have strong organizational and technical skills
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems or similar
  • A Postgraduate qualification in Computer Science or Information Technology (advantageous)
  • Javascript
  • JQuery
  • HTML
  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • CSS3
  • Web Programming Skills
  • Web User Interface Design (UI)
  • Security Principles
  • Object-Oriented Design
  • Web Services (REST/SOAP)
  • Multimedia Content Development

Minimum Requirements

  • Scholar Award letter
  • Copy of Police Clearance Certificate
  • Copy of Highest Education Certificate
  • Passport Copy

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