Software Engineer (Werkstudent), Berlin, Germany

The rise of mobile money systems has leveraged the development of new innovative mobile health applications aimed at eliminating barriers in healthcare financing. For the fully funded project “mTOMADY“, Doctors for Madagascar is offering the experience to work in a dynamic social start-up. The project introduces a mobile money-based payment, accounting and data collection tool to Madagascar and beyond. The tool itself is fully integrated into the mobile network and mobile money infrastructure in Madagascar and is live since October 2018. It already serves a focus group of a few hundred pregnant woman and is currently being rolled out in one pilot region.

 

At mTomady you will be part of a team to:

* Build, test and ship various tools for patients, health care providers like hospitals and governments

* Enhance the existing product and take it to the next level

* Work in a diverse, mission-driven team of engineers, doctors, economists and design thinkers from Madagascar and Germany

 

Requirements:

* Advanced students in business information systems (BIS, MIS) or Computer Science or related subjects

* Strong entrepreneurial mindset

* Very strong analytical skills

* Advanced skills with one or more languages and tools like SQL, Ruby on Rails, Go, VueJS, Java, Kotlin, Docker

* Fluency in English

* Write high quality, well tested code

 

Nice to Haves:

* Experience with building GSM/USSD based applications

* Experience with fault-tolerant distributed systems and microservices

* Experience with using mobile-money systems

* Previous international experience preferred but not required

* Knowledge of Domain-Driven Design

* Proficiency in German, French and/or Malagasy would be beneficial, but not required

Please apply at jobs@mtomady.com