Valhko is a consultancy start-up dedicated to promoting sustainable development and fostering positive environmental impact. We empower communities, businesses and local governments with sustainable market solutions to adapt in a challenging global marketplace while addressing the unique needs of Africa. On the Mapu product team, we specialize in implementing data-driven solutions and models for project development, risk management, and decision-making processes in the fields of carbon credits, sustainable energy, agriculture, and forestry investments across Africa. As part of our commitment to innovation, we are seeking a talented intern to join our team and contribute to our mission.
We are offering a 2-month internship opportunity for a talented and passionate individual to join our team as an Intern Full Stack Engineer & CloudOps. As an intern, you will have the chance to contribute to our ongoing projects by working on both front-end and back-end development tasks while also assisting in the setup and management of our cloud infrastructure. This internship will provide valuable hands-on experience in full-stack development and cloud operations within the context of sustainable investments in Africa. The ideal candidate will have a strong foundation in web development, a basic understanding of cloud computing concepts, and a passion for making a positive impact through technology.
- Collaborate with the team to develop and implement both the front-end and back-end components of our applications.
- Participate in the design and development of user interfaces, ensuring a seamless and intuitive user experience.
- Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code for front-end and back-end functionalities.
- Assist in setting up and managing our cloud infrastructure using tools such as 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.
- Collaborate with team members to integrate front-end and back-end systems seamlessly.
- Stay updated on the latest technologies and best practices in full-stack development and cloud operations.
- Support 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 Python, 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: France, 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 full-stack 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, full-stack 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 email@example.com. 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!