Software Engineer


MAX is a team of passionate people and a leading technology-enabled company, driven by a vision to solve the mobility challenges in Africa.

We want to facilitate access to vehicles, financing and other essential services to the more than 15 million underserved drivers across Africa. We are making mobility safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable through the deployment of high-performance technologies and operators.  

MAX is looking to engage smart, innovative and skilled Software Engineers as we embark on an aggressive growth-drive. 

Key Responsibilities:

Core Function:

• Expanding and improving existing web applications

• Developing new user-facing features using HTML, CSS, Javascript (React.js)

• Building reusable code and libraries for future use

• Optimizing application for maximum speed and scalability 

• Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

• Ability to perform and thrive in a team environment

• Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

• Work closely with the Design team to implement new features

• Independently support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test and release).


Skills and abilities

• Experience working in an AGILE environment

• Experience working with RESTful web services 

• Experience with TDD

• Strong understanding of Frontend/Backend best practices

• Experience with build automation

• Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML, CSS

• Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms

• Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks

 • Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS (ReactJS is preferred)

 • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

 • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

 • 3/ 4years working experience (or equivalent experience with multiple professional software development product teams) in Software Development with ReactJS, NodjeJS, VueJS, Express

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