Type of Contract: Full-time
Department: Infrastructure Team

About Moringa School

  • Moringa School is transforming higher education in Africa, starting with software development. In our current program, we transform ambitious amateurs to coding professionals. 

  • We are a premier advanced immersive program, training exceptional full-stack and mobile Software Engineers. Moringa School is currently expanding rapidly into other courses and geographies across Africa and is looking for top talent to accelerate our growth.

  • Moringa School was named one of the ‘Top 10 Most Innovative Companies’ in 2018 by Fast Company.

  • Moringa School aims to train 200,000+ knowledge workers through market-driven education in emerging markets by 2030.

Our Mission and Product Vision

  • Moringa School's mission is twofold: 

    • To empower people &

    • To transform education through rapid-iteration teaching. 

  • The vision for our software development product is to transform the talent landscape in Africa with world-class software engineers and software-savvy professionals.

Our Culture

  • Employees enjoy a fun, collegial startup environment

  • You will be surrounded by talented, friendly, brilliant, & mission-driven professionals who work hard to provide the best student experience of its kind in the world.

  • We are committed to employee health & wellness- we truly believe that you need to take care of yourself first. 

  • We understand the value in remote working & support it as needed.

Why We Are Hiring for this Role

We are scaling rapidly in product offerings and geographies as we aim to train 200,000+ knowledge workers by 2030. With increased programs and subsequent enrollment to our courses, we need a strategic thinker to drive the strategy and operations of the IT department across multiple campuses on the continent. The IT team is the glue that binds teams together at Moringa School. Your  role will be to work with our coders, data scientists, and coming BI team to improve the performance of our tech automation and BI reporting.

What you will do

  • Identify improvements for the short and long term IT Strategy by developing policies and procedures for the IT department.

  • Manage a staff of technical employees, including software developers and data associates.

  • Deliver project plans/roadmaps with corresponding timelines, milestones, and assignees in support of Information Technology projects/initiatives. 

  • Create, review, and maintain IT department process flows which include required steps, milestones, and checklists.

  • Monitor changes/advancements in technology to identify opportunities for enhanced performance.

Who You Are 

  • A leader who is able to interface with a variety of stakeholders.

  • Manage projects from design to launch.

  • Collaborative and ask great questions.

  • Process-oriented and a systems-thinker.

  • Understand how tech, data, and automation can be used to improve the organization.

What You Have

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, engineering or relevant field.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in information technology and data management.

  • Strong experience with organizational change management and system integrations.

  • Experience with process improvement and inventory control.

  • A highly-analytical mind-set with superb problem-solving skills.

  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills.

  • Good understanding of modern databases and information system technologies.

Career Growth & Development

We do not believe that an organization can grow without the growth & development of its staff.  At Moringa School, we are consistently building systems to invest in the growth of our employees. We are deeply invested in offering career growth within Moringa, provide actionable feedback through “weekly check-ins” & thorough career reviews.

We will work together with you to craft roles that both support the needs of the organization and that you can be passionate about. 

How to Apply

  • Send an email attaching your CV to Recruitment at joinus@moringaschool.com 

    • Subject Line: Application Senior IT Manager |Your full name