• Latest Job Opportunity at Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) - iConcepts

  • Posted on: 6 October, 2016 Deadline: Not Specified
  • View Jobs in ICT / Telecommunication View All Jobs at Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) Nigeria
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • Co Creation Hub (CcHUB) is Nigeria's first open living lab and pre-incubation space designed to be a multi-functional, multi-purpose space where work to catalyze creative social tech ventures take place.

    The HUB is a place for technologists, social entrepreneurs, government, tech companies, impact investors and hackers in and around Lagos to co-create new solutions to the many social problems in Nigeria.

    We are recruiting to fill the position below:

    Product Specialist

     

    Location: Ikoyi, Lagos

    Summary

    • Under the supervision of the Head of Products, the Innovation Specialist will be required to work with a wide range of staff across the iConcepts business.
    • He will also work with network operators and with technical service providers, open-source development communities, and local developers to test new and innovative ideas aiming at addressing real life problems using mobile technology.

    Duties

    • Coordinate and provide support on overall innovation strategy and product roadmap, including formulation, design, planning and implementation in close collaboration with the Content Unit, IT and Business Development where applicable
    • Proactively scout for new innovative ideas and opportunities in mobile technology
    • Promote and incubate products contained in the roadmap to support the attainment of the business’ growth targets
    • Identify opportunities for new partnerships and lead proposal development efforts with mobile network operators in collaboration with the Business Development Unit where applicable.
    • Develop partnerships and network with local innovators, youth organizations, NGOs, cultural and religious organizations, the private sector, local media and academia to build and provide a space to nurture and test new and innovative ideas and build capacity.
    • Coordinate and support development and testing of innovation products to strengthen and improve efficiency and effectiveness of iConcepts service delivery. More specifically, provide technical support for deployment of data-driven products and services –including negotiations with mobile network companies and other service providers.
    • Train iConcepts staff and other end users, where applicable in the use of innovation products and processes.
    • Document tested products and ensure effective sharing and generation of knowledge on mobile technology innovations in the entire business.
    • Support iConcepts efforts to showcase successful product innovations at mobile technology forums
    • Set up clear monitoring mechanisms for effectively launched products to ensure their continued performance throughout the product lifecycle.

    Qualifications

    • Advanced university degree in Economics, Marketing or the Social Sciences, or other relevant disciplines, with training or requisite experience in Product Development in the Telecommunications or ICT industry
    • At least 2 years of experience with demonstrated results in Project/Program Management

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Familiar with the concept of growth hacking
    • Demonstrated communication and relationship building skills
    • Excellent oral and written presentation skills
    • Excellent team player able to participate and coordinate team activities as required
    • Proven capacity to work with collaborative teams across different locations and with different technical skills.
    • Experience in budgeting and coordinating projects
    • Clear upward communication and management skills. Results oriented individual.

    go to method of application »

    Frontend Developer

     

    Location: Ikoyi, Lagos

    Summary

    • The Frontend developer will be required to work with the different people to gather the requirements and develop the frontend for websites and mobile apps.

    Duties

    • Develop functional and appealing web and mobile-based applications based on usability
    • Provide website maintenance and enhancements
    • Use a combination of markup languages to write web pages
    • Write functional requirement documents and specifications
    • Create quality mockups and prototypes on tight timelines
    • Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
    • Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms
    • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the product’s interface
    • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
    • Promote usability best practices
    • Work with client services, sales, and the design team, and manage time across multiple projects and tasks in a deadline-driven,team environment.
    • Participate in discussions with clients and team members about technical best practices and help teams identify optimal technical solutions.

    Qualifications
    At least 3 years’ experience in:

    • CSS systems such as LESS and SASS to compile style files
    • Subversion or other version control system
    • Analytics solutions, such as Google Analytics
    • Developing for search engine optimization
    • Standards-compliant code
    • Integrating HTML/CSS into ASP.NET environment using Visual Studio
    • Minimum education required should be HND/BSc

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Agile methodology and instill best practices into the process
    • Deliver best-in-class HTML5/CSS3/JQuery front-end code across a broad array of interactive web and mobile projects.
    • Possess an advanced knowledge of web and mobile UX/UI; adhere to and extrapolate complex design systems and apply to coded pages, screens, and states.
    • Ability to develop and test across multiple browsers, platforms, and devices, including smartphones and tablets.
    • Understand when mobile web apps are appropriate as opposed to native applications.

    go to method of application »

    Software Developer

     

    Location: Ikoyi, Lagos

    Summary

    • The candidate is responsible for designing, coding and modifying websites/web applications and desktop applications, from layout to function and according to the specifications.
    • Strive to create visually appealing applications that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation.

    Duties

    • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
    • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
    • Integrate the services with telecom operators.
    • Develop and test mobile VAS products.
    • Candidate must have a strong understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions, and standards.
    • The position requires constant communication with colleagues.
    • Create and maintain software documentation
    • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling websites/Applications
    • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
    • Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent
    • Positive attitude: get fun out of finding elegant solutions and team spirit
    • Willingness to take responsibility for your work and deliver great results

    Qualifications

    • Understanding of HTML, CSS, JQuery and JavaScript
    • 3+ years’ experience with C# and the .NET Framework
    • Solid knowledge of ASP.NET MVC 5
    • Experience with SQL Databases and Entity Framework
    • Windows service knowledge with integration with OWIN
    • Minimum education required should be HND/BSc
    • Knowledge of other programming languages especially PHP, Visual Basic is an added advantage

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Experience in planning and delivering software platforms used across multiple products and organizational units
    • Deep expertise and hands on experience with Web Applications and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery and API’s.
    • Deep functional knowledge or hands on design experience with Web Services (REST, SOAP, etc.) is needed to be successful in this position.
    • Knowledge of telecommunication technologies like IVR, SMPP, USSD etc.
    • Basic knowledge of the Mobile VAS industry
    • Experience with source control (we use Git)
    • Good English skills

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.

    Applicants should kindly send their Resume/CV's to: jobs@iconcepts.com.ng

  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) NigeriaSimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Fresh Career Opportunities at MTN Nigeria
  • Entry-level Cashier at Doculand Business Solutions Limited
  • Fresh Vacancy at Microsoft Nigeria
  • Latest Job Opportunity at Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd
  • Career Opportunities at MTN Nigeria
  • Graphics Designer at a Digital Marketing Agency - Hamilton Lloyd
  • Sales / Admin Career Opportunity at Sage
  • Senior Technology Sales Role at Ericsson
  • Filter Jobs
  • State

    Field

    Education

    Experience


    Also include jobs without defined experience

 
 
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail