Do you dream of using technology to change the world?
Join the Andela movement to ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala, Kigali, Accra, Cairo and cities across Africa.
The Andela Kigali StackUp Program
Software engineers who successfully complete the 5-month SUP will:
- Gain the technical and professional skills demanded by the world marketplace
- Access to Andela’s pool of technical mentors
- The fastest track to your employment as a software engineer in the African Tech Ecosystem and at Andela
Through intensive learning you’ll master the professional and technical skills you need to succeed as a software developer with the world’s top engineering teams.
We’ll do this in partnership, you bring a relentless desire to learn and level up and we’ll provide access to online resources, mentorship, and a community of passionate software developers to support you at every step of your journey.
Please note that applications are only ONLY open to Rwandan Nationals for this cycle.
THE APPLICATION PROCESS
Stage 1: Online Application
Fill out the application form on this page.
Stage 2: Technical Assessment
Once you submit your application, you’ll be directed to study the modules on our Free Code Camp Curriculum for software development and team skills. This is required to complete a technical assessment that will evaluate your knowledge of the content you’ve learned.
Stage 3: Interview and English Assessment
Based on your application and technical assessment, you may be invited to a remote interview made up of staff members and developers at Andela.
Stage 4: Onboarding and Andela Developer Challenge (ADC)
At this stage you’ll be onboarded on the different remote work tools you’ll be using for the rest of the program and the ADC. This period will last one week and will also include a team skills session and integrity session.
Stage 5: Roll up phase
Candidates will participate in a two-week, simulated development sprint led by senior Andela developers. The two weeks are fully remote comprised of self-learning, and product development sessions. You’ll be expected to learn independently as well as with remote teams to deliver the final project. We’re looking for work ethic, passion, and teamwork.
Stage 6: Project Phase
Successful candidates at this stage will participate in the final 12-weeks of the program, the following technical skills will be covered;
- PostgreSQL- An open-source SQL Database.
- Express JS - A fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for Node JS.
- Docker - An independent container platform that enables organizations seamlessly build,run and share any application, anywhere.
Apply today and see if you have what it takes!
Recruitment Schedule for StackUp Program, Cycle 5
Application Deadline: April 10th, 2020
Technical Assessment: The Technical Assessment is a requirement for making it through our selection process. Please study and complete the Free Code Camp Curriculum before your test.
Technical Assessment: Apr 14th - 16th, 2020
Interview Dates: Apr 21st - 23rd, 2020
Onboarding & ADC: Apr 27th - May 1st, 2020
Roll up Phase: May 4th - 15th, 2020
Project Work: Jun 1st - Aug 21st, 2020
Please take this schedule into consideration before applying. You are also required to;
- Comply with the naming convention in the form of First Name and Last Name as requested in the application form.
- Use the same name and email address to reapply if you have applied to Andela in the past.
Note: The application deadline for StackUp Program Cycle 5 which was previously set for Friday, 13th March 2020 has been extended to Friday, 10th April 2020.