WHAT DOES IT TAKE?
We are looking for someone who loves to program, solve problems, and wants to make a difference on corporate social responsibility and security issues around the globe. Our team is a diverse group of “builders” and we are now looking for someone who has a strong interest in advanced web app development. You should be as comfortable starting a project from scratch as you are jumping into existing code. Given our clientele, working on tight timelines is a given. We are looking for a candidate who has experience working in challenging situations.
- Assist with the Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, and Documentation of the flagship AKTEK IO engine.
- Development of new software tools as required by AKTEK.
- Assist in the estimation of tasks, identify possible obstacles and propose appropriate solutions.
- Perform software training on-site or remotely as required.
- Provide remote or on-site support to client queries as required.
- Periodic short-term travel to deploy and install software on client premises and provide training and other support services on location.
- Support clients in processing client data for ingestion in AKTEK IO.
- Contribute to product maps, client feedback gathering, and quality assurance.
- Academic background in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent.
- More than 2 years of experience as a Full-stack developer on the MERN Stack (MongoDB, ExpressJS, ReactJS, NodeJS).
- Solid understanding of SQL and No-SQL Databases (MongoDB).
- Solid understanding of basic Git principles.
- Comfortable working with back-end API and data integration such as GIS (ArcGIS), Salesforce, Google API, etc.
- Strong command of the English language, ability to work with remote teams.
- Autonomous and interested in self-growth.
- Willingness to relocate to Barcelona, Spain in the future.
- Willingness to travel periodically for short-term assignments on client sites around the world.
- Have no criminal record.
- Have no legal impediment to obtaining a travel visa as required.
- Optional Qualifications
● Experience in administering Linux (Ubuntu) servers.
● Previous Business intelligence experience.
● Previous startup experience either as a founder or early employee.
● Foreign language fluency (i.e. Arabic, French, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian, etc).
● Dual passport holder.
OUR MISSION AND VISION
AKTEK helps its clients improve operational decision-making and strategic planning with AKTEK iO, the leading no-code, end-to-end data management software for organizations operating in complex, fast-changing environments.
The AKTEK iO platform enables organizations to create and configure their own information architecture and simplify their data collection, storage, visualization, and analysis without writing a single line of code.
AKTEK’s software is trusted by governments, NGOs, and Fortune 500 companies. It has been deployed in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ghana, Iraq, Kenya, Libya, Lebanon, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia and Ukraine on issues ranging from maritime security, national defense, counter-terrorism, critical infrastructure protection, sensitive community relations management, corporate social responsibility, socio-environmental impact monitoring, human rights compliance and more.