MCGH News > software engineer
become a software developer

#MSBuild : Learn how to become a software developer, Python, C#, Visual Studio Code, GitHub

How do you become a software developer? What are the skills necessary and the pathways available to becoming a software developer? If you have these and many other questions like these then keep reading. It is Microsoft Build this week and Microsoft is hosting free sessions hosted by software engineers,

Click to find out more
female software engineers nigeria ghana

Microsoft is inviting female software engineers in Nigeria and Ghana to participate in a SE skills workshop

Microsoft is announcing a week-long software engineering skills workshop to empower female software engineers living in Ghana and Nigeria. Microsoft's LEAP Apprenticeship program and the Microsoft Africa Development Center bring the event as part of its commitment to empowering women in tech in Africa. It is a virtual hands-on workshop

Click to find out more
software engineer Kenya Microsoft LEAP program

Software engineer apprenticeship program with Microsoft, Kenya

Microsoft is announcing a software engineer apprenticeship cohort scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya, through its LEAP apprenticeship program. Are you a software engineer looking to learn and upscale your talent? Then read on. If this cohort isn't a fit for you kindly recommend this to anyone who

Click to find out more
Rwanda Coding Academy Africa

Rwanda Coding Academy gets grant boost to develop world-class programmers

Rwanda Coding Academy will receive one hundred and fifty thousand US Dollars in a new grant agreement between the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Ministry of ICT and Innovation in Rwanda. The grant fund is sponsored by the Rockefeller Trust Fund and administered by AfDB. It will go into

Click to find out more
Software engineer recruitment process Microsoft Africa

Software engineer recruitment process at the Microsoft Africa Development center

What is the Software engineer recruitment process for the Microsoft Africa Development Center like? James Ndiga Microsoft technical recruiter Europe Middle East and Africa talks about the process during this digital meetup. Firstly, Microsoft advertises the software engineering or any other role on the career website. You put in the application. If

Click to find out more
Microsoft software engineers Africa Lagos Nigeria Nairobi Kenya

What is it like being a Microsoft software engineer in Africa? Find out amazing experiences, products they are building

Update: New date for Nigeria event announced.Watch the full Kenya event below. Join Microsoft Africa Development Center software engineer and program managers as they share their journey and experiences. Also, get to know the Microsoft product and services they are and have been working on. Finally, find out what it will

Click to find out more
Microsoft software engineers Africa

Microsoft Africa Development Center software engineers celebrate one year of working for the company

July 2020 signalled a milestone for Microsoft in Africa and most importantly local software engineers working with the company. Microsoft celebrated one year of hiring African software engineers to work in its Africa based global development center. https://twitter.com/donasarkar/status/1154687816821039106?s=20 Some of these software engineers took to social media to share the one-year anniversary

Click to find out more
Edem Kumodzi Microsoft Ghana Africa tech

Ghana based Software Engineer Edem Kumodzi joins Microsoft

Renown software engineer Edem Kumodzi, announces new move in a tweet. Sharing "Next Chapter: ??? #MicrosoftLife". Edem will start a new role as Program Manager at global tech giant Microsoft in Redmond, Washington. Working with Microsoft's Experiences and Devices engineering group, led by Executive Vice President Rajesh Jha. Next Chapter:

Click to find out more
Women in Software Engineering Mentoring Program

Microsoft Women in Software Engineering Kenya mentees present projects

WISE4Afrika, is a Microsoft Women in Software Engineering mentorship initiative introduced in Africa. The initiative is looking to create a culture where more females take up STEM. By exposing the participants to mentorship from other female engineers, executives, educators and entrepreneurs. Microsoft hopes through this initiative participants will pursue and

Click to find out more
Software Engineering Internship Nigeria Microsoft

Microsoft Software Engineering Internship in Nigeria for Students

Microsoft invites Nigerian students with a final graduation date in 2021 or 2022 to apply for a Software Engineering Internship. Microsoft says you must be enrolled as a full-time student majoring in engineering, computer science or related field to be considered. Software Engineering Internship in Nigeria Responsibilities

Click to find out more