Company: Andela Nigeria
Job Title: Andela Nigeria Fellowship Cycle XV
Vacancy Deadline: 23rd September, 2016
Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development.
Dream of using technology to change the world? Join the Andela movement and help ensure that while the digital revolution may have begun in Silicon Valley, its future will be written in Lagos, Nairobi, and cities across Africa.
The Andela Fellowship
A four-year paid technical leadership program designed to shape you into an elite software developer. Through your training and work with top global technology companies, you will master the professional and technical skills needed to become a technology leader, both on the continent and around the world.
The Application Process
Stage 1: Application and Aptitude Assessment
First, you’ll complete a free application so we can learn more about you. Once we receive your application, we will email you an online test that measures logical reasoning and personality fit. (You will receive an email with the next steps within 2-days of applying). Andela does not have any degree or diploma requirements, however, if you have completed University or have a Higher National Diploma from a polytechnic and have not been formerly exempted, you must complete your one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) before applying to Andela.
Stage 2: HomeStudy
Then you will need to complete an introduction to software development self-study course focused on Python, you can find the downloadable version of this course here. During the course, you will complete a Proctor test that will evaluate your knowledge of the content you’ve learned. You will also be invited to a Slack Community called “Open Andela” to help guide and encourage you throughout the process.
Stage 3: In-Person Interview
Based on performance on the Aptitude Assessment and Proctor test, we invite a select group of applicants to interview with Andela. If selected, you’ll receive an email 1 week prior to the interview stage, inviting you to a panel of interviews made up of staff members and fellows at an Andela Campus.
Stage 4: Two-Week Boot Camp
Successful applicants participate in a two-week, full-time Boot Camp at an Andela Campus led by our senior developers. You will be expected to learn independently as well as work on a team to deliver a final project. We are looking for work ethic, passion, and teamwork.
Stage 5: Acceptance
The highest performing participants are accepted into Andela’s four-year Technical Leadership Program.
Home Study Test:
- The Home Study test is a requirement for making it through our selection process. Please study and complete the Home Study curriculum before your test.
- Interview Dates
17th October – 28th October.Bootcamp
14th November – 25th November.
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online