Valhko is a forward-thinking consultancy startup with a strong focus on promoting sustainable development and driving positive environmental change. Our mission is to equip communities, businesses, and local governments with sustainable tech solutions to thrive in a challenging global landscape while addressing the unique requirements of Africa. As part of the Mapu Product Team, we specialize in implementing data-driven solutions and models for project development, risk management, and decision-making in fields such as carbon credits, sustainable energy, agriculture, and forestry investments across Africa. To further our commitment to innovation, we're in search of a talented intern to join our team, focusing on front-end development and cloud operations.
We're excited to offer a 2-month internship opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join us as a Front End Development & CloudOps Intern. As an intern, you'll have the opportunity to contribute to our ongoing projects, working on front-end development and assisting in the setup and management of our cloud infrastructure. This internship will provide hands-on experience in front-end development and cloud operations within the context of sustainable investments in Africa. The ideal candidate should have a solid foundation in web development, a basic understanding of cloud computing concepts, and a strong passion for making a positive impact through technology.
- Collaborate with the team to develop and implement the front-end components of our applications.
- Contribute to the design and development of user interfaces to ensure a seamless and intuitive user experience.
- Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code for front-end functionalities.
- Assist in setting up and managing our cloud infrastructure, leveraging technologies like MongoDB, PostgreSQL, and Microsoft Azure.
- Configure and deploy cloud services, databases, and storage solutions to support our applications.
- Monitor and troubleshoot performance issues, security vulnerabilities, and scalability challenges in the cloud environment.
- Work closely with team members to seamlessly integrate front-end systems with back-end components.
- Stay updated on the latest technologies and best practices in front-end development and cloud operations.
- Provide support for the team in other related tasks as required.
- Currently pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related field. Recent graduates may also be considered.
- Basic understanding of back-end development using programming languages such as Node.js or similar.
- Familiarity with database systems, RESTful APIs, and version control systems (e.g., Git).
- Interest in cloud computing concepts and exposure to cloud platforms, preferably Microsoft Azure.
- Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team, manage time efficiently, and meet deadlines.
- Enthusiasm for learning and a proactive attitude toward acquiring new skills and knowledge.
- Passion for sustainable investments and making a positive impact on communities in Africa.
- Languages: English and French.
- Location: Morocco, Remote.
- Hands-on experience working on real-world projects in the sustainable investments domain.
- Opportunity to collaborate with a diverse team of experts and professionals.
- Mentorship and guidance from experienced industry leaders.
- Exposure to cutting-edge technologies and methodologies in front-end development and cloud operations.
- Networking opportunities within the industry.
To apply for this internship position, please submit the following documents:
- Updated resume highlighting your relevant experience and educational background.
- A brief cover letter explaining your interest in sustainable investments, front-end development, and cloud operations.
- Any relevant code samples or projects demonstrating your programming skills and experience.
We look forward to receiving your application and considering you for this exciting internship opportunity. Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will review applications on a rolling basis and contact shortlisted candidates for interviews.
Join us in making a positive impact on Africa's sustainable development journey!