Mobile Engineer

Tech · Cape Town, Western Cape
Department Tech
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Do you have experience creating and maintaining software that enables mobile apps to function?  Are you looking to utilize your skillset whilst having a positive impact with tech?  Read on to find out more about our Mobile Developer position!


The Company
We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, India, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.


All of our Triggerise offices are comfortable, open spaces filled with enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in Addis, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. 


For this position, we are open to remote work and will happily accept applicants from any Triggerise Location (Portugal, South Africa, Amsterdam, Kenya, Ethiopia, India).


The Job 

You will be responsible for ensuring that our mobile app is able to function, and are in charge of the full mobile apps development cycle.


  • You apply the principles of software engineering to the design, development, maintenance, testing, and evaluation of our mobile software.
  • You modify and tailor the app based on our automated frameworks and feedback from the field.
  • You make sure our mobile apps are secure and safe with regard to information security and personal data.


About you

Having experience with mobile development and the principles of design, development maintenance, and more, you're excited by technology and passionate about utilizing it for social impact.


  • You’re a natural problem solver and naturally logical - you are always pioneering for the best solution.
  • You’ve experienced working in a team environment, as well as independently.
  • Technical experience with Kotlin and firebase.


The rewards

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer you:


  • A competitive salary and good secondary benefits 
  • A personal development budget
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go
  • Growth opportunities
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.T


The details

Interested? Click apply now below! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email. 


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  • Location
    Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Department
    Tech
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced