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Senior Android engineer


Skills

  • Excellent English communication skills (written and oral)
  • Proficiency in Java
  • Excellent knowledge of the Android SDK
  • Firebase
  • SQL databases
  • Testing with jUnit, Mockito, Espresso
  • Bonus: Kotlin
  • Team-work and collaboration
  • MVP/MVVM or similar approaches to software architecture

You will

  • Work on new and existing Android apps, making product decisions and outlining specs
  • Integrate mobile products with Firebase as back-end and SQL databases as data repository and offline caching
  • Write tests for your code
  • Set up a strategy for CI/CD
  • Set up and work on Acasus’ websites/microsites to assist and promote the company’s activities
  • Integrate the web and mobile products
  • Manage product(s) following Scrum principles
  • Extras
    • iOS engineering experience
    • Frontend or javascript single-page application engineering experience



Junior Android engineer


Skills

  • Excellent English communication skills (written and oral)
  • Proficiency in Java
  • Excellent knowledge of the Android SDK
  • Firebase
  • SQL databases
  • Testing with jUnit, Mockito, Espresso
  • Bonus: Kotlin
  • Team-work and collaboration
  • MVP/MVVM or similar approaches to software architecture

You will

  • Work with the team to develop our Android mobile apps, using Firebase as a backend and SQL databases as repositories and offline cache
  • Contribute to development of microsites to promote Acasus’ work
  • Help maintain Acasus’ web presence
  • Work in an agile environment with continuous delivery as its goal
  • Extras
    • iOS engineering experience
    • Frontend or javascript single-page application engineering experience



Senior full-stack engineer

Competitive compensation based on experience.

Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of Javascript/Typescript, HTML, CSS
  • Node.js, Angular/React experience or similar
  • Very good knowledge of relational (SQL) databases
  • Familiarity with NoSql databases
  • Experience with PHP, Python, Ruby etc will be considered a plus
  • Cloud computing experience with Azure, AWS or similar services
  • Team-work and collaboration
  • Excellent English communication skills (written and oral)

You will

  • Integrate mobile products with Firebase as back-end and our CMS
  • Write tests for your code
  • Set up a strategy for CI/CD
  • Set up and work on Acasus’ websites/microsites to assist and promote the company’s activities
  • Manage product(s) following Scrum principles



Junior web engineer

Competitive compensation based on experience.

Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of Javascript, HTML, CSS. Bonus: Typescript
  • Node.js, Angular/React experience or similar
  • Familiarity with relational databases and object stores (NoSQL)
  • Experience with PHP, Python, Ruby etc will be considered a plus
  • Cloud computing experience with Azure, AWS or similar services
  • Team-work and collaboration
  • Excellent English communication skills (written and oral)

You will

  • Integrate mobile products with Firebase as back-end and our CMS
  • Write tests for your code
  • Work on Acasus’ websites/microsites to assist and promote the company’s activities
  • Work as part of an Agile team



Design & product


Status: 2 positions open

Competitive compensation based on experience.

Skills

  • English written and spoken
  • Product development
  • Analytics and data driven UX / UI
  • Design

Experience

  • 5 or more years of design experience
  • 2 or more years of mobile UX development experience
  • 2 or more years of web UX development experience
  • 2 or more years of data driven (analytics based) UI or UX experience
  • Extras:
    • Scrum project management experience
    • Software development or engineering experience
    • Experience leading focus groups



Senior Associates & Project Managers

Locations: Sub-Saharan Africa, South America, Middle East


Consulting at Acasus

We work in small teams which support the most senior officials in government (typically at ministerial or prime-ministerial level) to drive rapid reforms. Much of our day-to-day work involves helping officials to:

  • Plan and develop strategies
  • Monitor progress
  • Use data and other information
  • Build capacity and skills throughout the system
  • Improve coordination and cooperation
  • Solve problems and challenges as they arise
  • Access international evidence and lessons about what works

Our project teams include a mix of experienced consultants from leading international consultancies (McKinsey, Oliver Wyman, Roland Berger and others) and highly talented locally-hired staff. Our success depends on being able to attract good people and provide them with high quality professional development.

Roles

We have a number of open positions across Sub-Saharan Africa, South America and the Middle East to work on exciting new projects:

  • Sub-Saharan Africa: We are looking for fluent French and/or Portuguese speakers to work with Ministers of Health in three distinct locations on high impact areas of health system performance.
  • South America: We are looking for fluent Spanish speakers to work with government on high impact areas of health and education system reform.
  • Middle East: We are looking for fluent Arabic speakers to work in a GCC country on education system reform.

For all consulting roles we seek candidates with highly developed analytical, managerial and leadership skills.

Requirements

  • Fluent English and fluent local language skills depending on location:
    • The projects in Sub-Saharan Africa require fluency in French or Portuguese
    • The projects in South America require fluency in Spanish
    • The projects in the Middle East require fluency in Arabic
  • 2+ years at a major international consulting company
  • Experience working in the public sector, preferably in developing countries
  • Willingness to work in and travel to some hard places