Nova Pioneer Global Tech Analyst Associate Job in Kenya

Nova Pioneer is looking for a superstar Global Tech Analyst Associate based in Kenya supporting our schools in Kenya and South Africa.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an innovative network of schools that is developing generations of innovators and leaders who will shape the African Century.

About Nova Pioneer

Imagine a world in which every young person across Africa attends a school that truly sets them up for success in the 21st century. A school that cares about individual students and allows them to explore the world around them. A school that focuses more on developing skills than on memorizing content.

At Nova Pioneer, we have done more than just imagine this future, we are bringing it to life. Nova Pioneer is a pan-African, independent network of schools offering high quality, accessible education from pre-primary through secondary school.

Nova Pioneer uses a unique, enquiry-based learning approach that encourages students to ask “why” instead of telling them the “what”. It allows them to form their own thinking through exploration, investigation and collaboration.

Nova Pioneer currently has 10 schools in South Africa and Kenya with a vision to launch 100 schools and reach tens of thousands of students across the African continent in the next decade.

To learn more visit www.novapioneer.com.

About the role:

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Participating in research, scoping and requirements gathering for new tech systems.
  • Supporting the implementation, roll out and training on tech solutions.
  • Data analysis and reporting.
  • Maintaining data integrity and security of all our tech systems.
  • Developing, administrating, integrating and maintaining our core systems – Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Oracle Netsuite.
  • Developing tech documentation and helping to coordinate the development of internal processes and policies around the tech system.

About You

Skills and Qualifications required:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics,Statistics or Engineering.
  • Working experience in functional and/or technical design of technology applications.
  • Object Oriented programming experience e.g Python. Java,C/C++ etc.
  • Strong written / communication skills.

How to Apply:

Does working at Nova Pioneer excite you?

If so, then apply here : https://novaacademies.applytojob.com/apply/xo4r4TyzqF/Global-Technology-Analyst-Associate

To apply, please complete the form on the right hand side of this page. We cannot process applications that are emailed to us.

Please note: You are encouraged to attach your resume in PDF format to protect formatting.

There are a series of stages in the Nova Pioneer interview process and candidates will be moved forward in the process depending on their success in the previous stage.

The process is as follows:

  • Phone interview: a short conversation to understand your skills and experience a little better.
  • Practical demonstration of what you can do: you will complete a written task or a demonstration related to the role you are applying for. Teachers participate in a half-day selection day at one of our campuses as well as deliver a lesson to a class.
  • In-person interviews: at this point you will visit one of our schools to meet the team and participate in a series of in-person interviews.
  • Final interview: you’ll have a final conversation with the hiring manager before decisions are made.

Working at Nova Pioneer

Nova Pioneer is a place where our people experience tremendous growth, fast! We invest heavily in the growth of our people because it leads to greater mastery in both us and our students. “Novaneers” work harder and work longer hours than most schools but as a result, the growth they experience is extraordinary.

We offer consistent and ongoing personal development and provide clear career pathways that ensure that our people are always achieving their personal and professional best. Nova Pioneer has a highly energetic, entrepreneurial environment where our people get to bring their creative and innovative ideas to life.

We look for people who are flexible and who are able to adapt and respond quickly to adversity with a positive, can-do attitude (there are no problems, only solutions!). We welcome challenges and roll with the punches because it makes us, and our students, better. There is no problem too big for us! We bring infectious energy and enthusiasm to everything we do because joy fuels our work and learning. Read more about our culture principles here.


ICT and Technology
Updated: June 5, 2019 — 7:48 pm