Android Developer Intern

Microfundit is a tech startup whose mission is to support communities in crises across Africa through an innovative humanitarian crowdfunding platform. We are looking for an Android Developer Intern to join our team under a 3 months Internship program. Working in a team, your primary focus will be the maintenance and integration of our Android platform with back-end services. Therefore, you must be committed to collaborative problem solving.

As Intern, you will:

  • Collaborate with design lead to map out, design, and build new features
  • Work with third party data sources and APIs
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including usability and general reliability
  • Work on bug fixes and improve application performance
  • Continuously evaluate and implement new technologies to maximize application efficiency

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or a related subject (completed or to be completed)
  • Demonstrable skills in Android development
  • Have published at least one original Android app
  • Experience with Android SDK
  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON
  • Experience with third-party libraries and APIs
  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle

To apply, send your resume along with a short statement of interest about yourself and why you want to work here to by COB 17 th January 2020

We're a small team, so generic long form cover letters will not receive a response. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply