Fullstack Engineer at Octamile

About Us:

Octamile is an insurance technology software (insurtech) startup; our All-in-One Insurance Management Infrastructure helps businesses (insurers and online businesses) to simplify easy access to insurance for African consumers.

We are a fast-growing team of 15+ insurance and technology enthusiasts passionate about solving the insurance penetration challenges in Africa with seamless tech-driven solutions like embedded insurance, claims automation and risk assessment.

Since launching on the 1st of December 2022, we have been listed in multiple global reports as leaders in the embedded insurance sector, and recently we made Fintech Global’s #Insurtech100 List. Octamile is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate.

About Your Role:
  • Write clean, functional code on the front and back-end
  • Design robust API services to support Partners (both mobile and desktop partners)
  • Provide back-end functionality that can run smoothly from any device or browser type
  • Develop front end website architecture
  • Collaborate with back-end developers to improve website usability and Front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic, coding and troubleshooting.
  • See through Customer projects/integrations from conception to finished products
  • Test and fix bugs or other coding issues where required
  • Support Partners during API integrations.
About You:
  • Proven experience as a Full Stack Developer or similar role
  • Experience developing desktop and mobile applications
  • Knowledge of backend languages e.g. PHP, GOLANG
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, jQuery, React, Bootstrap
  • Familiarity with database management technologies e.g. MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Ability to work with APIs
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
Benefits at Octamile for You:
  • Opportunity to Simplify Access to Insurance across Africa
  • Opportunity to become a business leader in Africa's insurTech sector
  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Fully paid pension