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myAgro is an award-winning non-profit social enterprise based in West Africa. We have pioneered a mobile savings model that allows farmers to invest their own funds in high-quality seed, fertilizer, and agricultural training to increase their harvest and income by 50-100%. Our North Star is to help 1 million farmers increase their incomes by $1.50 per day by 2025 and lift themselves out of poverty. Learn more from myAgro’s founder and CEO here.
About the Mobile Application role
The Mobile Application Developer is a member of the global Product team and will be based in Mali. The Mobile Application Developer will develop key components of myAgro’s game-changing digital layaway platform, which will have global reach. An important responsibility of this role will be to develop and improve Android applications such as Commcare applications, USSD/SMS, as well as integrations with other systems and platforms such as Salesforce. You will also be supporting field operations and programs directly – this includes ensuring adequate support, fixing bugs, testing applications, and training of programs staff on product. You will work collaboratively with a technology team based around the world. This position reports to the VP of Product, who based in Seattle, WA.
Required Skills & Qualifications
Preferred Skills and Qualities
myAgro provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, national origin, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, and genetics. myAgro complies with all applicable federal, provincial and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment