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, South Africa, 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. You can check more about being a part of the Triggerise here. 

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 South Africa, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. You can learn more about the work we do here.

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

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 have technical experience with Kotlin and firebase.
  • 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.
  • You don’t want to just write code, you want to make it with quality and scalable.
  • You have excellent English Skills.


Recruitment Process
1st interview with the recruiter | Technical Challenge | Last interview with the tech team

The rewards

At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries.  The monthly salary bracket for this position is R34 162 - R51 244 in South Africa, and KSH 114 900 - KSH 262 350 in Kenya, plus benefits and allowances. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues. If you would like to know more about the salaries in our other locations, please contact us.

In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:

  • Greate 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.

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
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience