Software Developer Cloud Platform

Turnkey Africa Limited

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Software Developer – Cloud Platform – Nairobi Kenya.

Turnkey Africa Limited is a leading Pan-African Insurance Technology and Service Provider. Our Products enable insurance companies to achieve greater business performance visibility, better client insight, improved customer service, better access to intermediaries, product agility/ roll-out and ultimately they leverage our technology to give them access to new product distribution channels. We have Clients in 5 African Countries managing over 750 Million in GWP!.


We are currently building a cloud platform and need smart developers like yourself who are hungry to solve uncharted problems and create a new cloud platform. Our tech stack includes things like oracle, node js, ruby, javascript, and Docker. If you are passionate about multi-tenancy…we have a place for you!


At Turnkey Africa you will have access to our executive team and the ability to have huge impact and a high level of autonomy. You will work in a truly great environment. We have a very transparent culture which evokes respect and a family feel. We fill the month with cool opportunities to get to know each other, raise a glass or break some bread and bask in all the great things we are accomplishing.


About the Team:

We have small dev teams working on our platform. They are collaborative and fun. They work hard and are up against a challenging deadline but they break up the day with laughter and good fun.


About You:

  • You thrive on the success of delivering high quality software products.
  • You are innovative and passionate about designing and developing new products and services. 
  • You have a thirst for continuous improvement in everything you do and love to lead from the front and take ownership of your work. 
  • Ambiguity thrills you and you do your best work when you get to jump into the fire feet first!


The Checklist:

  • Familiarity with software engineering practices such as OOP, Design Patterns (GOF), refactoring, CI, DSL’s.
  • Solid experience in one, if not more, languages: JavaScript, NodeJS, Java, Ruby,Python, C#
  • A passion for cloud technology, API, and integration into some of the most exciting technical landscapes in the market.
  • Dedication to unit testing, code review, pair programming and other quality oriented practices.
  • Experience driving technical solutions while sharing knowledge and expertise.
  • The ability to quickly prototype solutions and use findings to produce production grade code
  • Exposure to SaaS Cloud Product Development and Micro Services Architectures.
  • You know or have heard of the following: CoreOS, Ubuntu, Kubernetes, Mesos, GoLang, Elixir.
  • Strong knowledge of Javascript and MV frameworks, specifically Angular JS.
  • Experience with Java frameworks like spring, spring security, Hibernate.
  • Expertise in developing single page applications using techniques including front-end routing, client-side templating, consuming JSON-based RESTful APIs.
  • Strong competency in responsive, mobile-first layouts leveraging CSS and media queries.
  • Ability to effectively communicate your work with both technical and non-technical peers.


We are a transparent, flat organization that invites you to pull up a seat to the table! Bring your ideas, your passion, and your voice to a Pan-African company that loves to collaborate on all levels.



Turnkey Africa Limited

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Information Technology

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years

Application Deadline

2 months from now