Careers

At hiveonline, we’re looking for energetic people who have the passion to level the playing field for small businesses and the expertise and experience to make it happen in a big way. As a company we are values-focused and expect all of our people to embody our values in the way that they work.

We celebrate the diversity of our team – here are a few stats:

  • We’ve got a 50:50 gender balance
  • We represent 5 nationalities
  • We speak 9 different languages
  • We’ve lived in an average of 3 places
  • We’ve got over 70 years’ experience in Finance or Technology

Below we have some roles we’re actively looking for, so please take a look. If you have a different set of skills to offer hiveonline, we’re very open to general applications which can be sent to: careers@hivenetwork.online

Blockchain Back End Developer, Rwanda or Nordics

We’re building up our development team in Rwanda supporting our African customers. We are looking for an experienced and ambitious back-end developer to grow with our team.

You will be responsible for building the web services that are exposed to our business logic layer and communicate with the Stellar blockchain via the Horizon API. Your primary focus will be development of new server-side logic, understanding and using the Horizon API, configuring the Stellar node, the definition and maintenance of the Postgres database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the hiveonline front-end and/or business services. Additional responsibilities will include work on other back-end services for the eArziki platform and other instances of the platform for additional clients, which may include the reputation system, payments, contracts and integration with third party systems.

We would love you to apply if you have developed well-designed, reusable web service code and libraries, excellent knowledge of a back-end programming language, with experience coding in Go preferred and great understanding of decentralization principles and public blockchain networks – with experience of Stellar preferred. You’ll be based in our Kigali or Nordic offices with regular interaction with our reputation and blockchain build teams. We can offer you an exciting development opportunity in a fast-growing team pushing the boundaries of how technology is used.

Front End Developer, Rwanda

We’re building up our development team in Rwanda supporting our African customers. We are looking for an experienced and ambitious developer to grow with our team. As a front-end developer, you will be involved from conception to completion of  projects that are technologically sound and aesthetically impressive. You will build responsive web applications and pages that are able to run across desktop browsers and mobile devices with limited internet connectivity. You will ensure your applications conform to best practice coding standards, make optimal use of advanced framework capabilities, and have full unit test coverage. You will write clear and well-structured documentation, such as technical designs, release notes and user guides.

We would love you to apply if you have HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, REST, JSON and React.js specific for hybrid mobile application, with a BSc in computer science or equivalent. You should have experience in building apps for low-literacy customers, Agile methodology with Jira and version control such as GitHub. You’ll be based in our Kigali offices with regular interaction with our reputation and blockchain build teams in Denmark and Australia. We can offer you an exciting development opportunity in a fast-growing team pushing the boundaries of how technology is used.

Behavioural Economist/Value Scientist

We’re looking for a person (or people) who can help us design the economic systems for tomorrow, based on alternative currencies and community wealth.  We’re addressing the full stack of financial activities from marketplace to disbursment to securitisation to structured products.  Our focus is on developing economies so experience with economic systems in developing economies, either with capital markets or finance for the unbanked, strongly preferred.

You may be an economist who’s fallen out of love with classical economics, an expert on money and value systems, or someone with experience managing full stack financial systems in developing economies.  Fluent English is a prerequisite and the role will be based wherever you are, with frequent travel to Copenhagen or other parts of the world, as required.