Lead Mobile Engineer / Part-Time CTO
Lead the development of Centro's Business Planning App, which helps low-income and women entrepreneurs build their businesses and access capital.
Centro is developing a mobile toolkit that helps entrepreneurs worldwide build sustainable businesses, develop professionally, improve their credit and access microloans.
This is a career building opportunity for an ambitious and talented developer looking to make a social impact, while building a game-changing mobile app.
We are relaunching our mobile app using Xamarin, Azure and C#. This next version, has some exciting changes:
A brand new UI which takes into account feedback from entrepreneurs, microlenders, and advisors
Built on a new cross-platform technology (Xamarin) that will allow our resource-strapped nonprofit to more efficiently by having nearly 100% of our code shared between the iOS and Android versions of our app
New section to help entrepreneurs find (non-predatory) microloan options in their area that are appropriate for their needs
The ability to remotely chat with a business coach
Solve problems creatively by implementing software solutions on Xamarin (for iOS and Android), as well as web
Implement flows and mockups as provided by the product and design teams, while intelligently and creatively “filling in the gaps” not covered by rough prototypes
Collaborate with engineers, designers and product managers to build the perfect product
Strong CS fundamentals gained through Bachelor’s degree in CS, Math or related discipline or equivalent industry experience
Completed personal projects that show an aptitude for engineering and product sense
Ability to work in areas outside of your usual comfort zone and get things done quickly
Experience building Xamarin apps
Experience building React apps
Experience building ASPNET MVC web API solutions
Experience using a dynamic programming language in a production environment (or personal projects)
Experience with web application frameworks
Experience integrating with public or private web based APIs
Please send your resume and a half-page explanation of why this position is of interest to you to firstname.lastname@example.org