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Kampala, Uganda, Lagos, Nigeria, Nairobi, Kenya
Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to
advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed
engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software developers.
Based in NYC, SF, Lagos, Nairobi, and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth
of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global
technical talent shortage.
Andela’s Learning department is charged with creating a high
quality learning environment that scales with consistency to support Andela’s
developers as they move through our Technology Leadership program. As a
Curriculum Developer, you will be responsible for creating, maintaining,
analyzing, and improving the content that helps our Fellows prepare to be
successful in a diverse range of global technology roles-- across many
experience levels, programming languages, and backgrounds.
curriculum to support our Fellows in performing as globally distributed
software developers on a variety of different roles (skill levels,
programming stacks, etc)
across many departments to write, edit, and launch new curriculum
design, and create relevant, clear, and actionable curriculum across a
variety of programming languages and experience levels
maintain and improve on existing curriculum, taking ownership of the work
to ensure high-quality product output
with team members to give and receive constructive criticism and feedback
to improve content and increase skill set.
the market best-practices for new roles by interviewing internal and
a strong opinion about the best practices for learning and curriculum and
be prepared to act as a subject matter expert when it comes to the learner
track time spent on tasks to inform content planning decisions, be an
expert at meeting deadlines and project managing to get things done!
You’re a good fit for this role if you are:
background in learning & development in any form (teaching,
curriculum development, etc)
with technical programming languages at a basic level--
you don’t need to be able to be a software
developer, but you do need to be able to speak with them and build
powerful, transformative curriculum for them!
- A lifelong
learner with a deep curiosity about what helps people learn best
doer who is self-motivated and proactive, obsessed with
detail and quality, and personally offended by
open communicator who takes ownership of deliverables,
communicates ideas, and tests their efficacy with an analytical mindset.
professional with extremely strong writing skills
to read, research and master new subject materials
to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously and adjust quickly to shifting
to thrive on a diverse, globally distributed team
professional with 2-5 years of experience collaborating with
cross-functional and internationally distributed teams
in curriculum development
as a teacher (in whatever way you interpret that!)
in the field of research, journalism, anthropology, or other qualitative
Benefits & Compensation
and snacks provided daily
to work with the brightest minds on the planet
Oh, and a chance to change the world!
At Andela, we outcompete through diversity. We know that
our strengths lies in the multiplicity of talents, perspectives, backgrounds
& orientations resident in our community and we take pride in that. Andela
is committed to a work environment in which all individuals are treated with
respect and dignity. Each individual has the right to work in a professional
atmosphere that promotes equal employment opportunities and prohibits
discriminatory practices. Andela provides equal employment opportunities and
workplace to all employees and applicants without regard to factors including
but not limited to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy (including
breastfeeding), genetic information, HIV/AIDS or any other medical status,
family or parental status, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered
veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This
commitment applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not
limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer,
leaves of absence, compensation and training. Our policies expressly prohibit
any form of harassment and/or discrimination as stated above.
Andela is home for all, come as you are.