A bit about us:

Hi! We're WaystoCap a Y Combinator startup backed by a top tier VC: Battery Ventures; and we are building the future trading platform of B2B in Africa. We are on a mission to unlock trade in Africa, by creating transparency and trust in international trade.

Our headquarters are in: Morocco with offices in Benin, Burkina Faso and Spain!

As part of WaystoCap's commitment to education, and our belief that the impending challenges and opportunities of the fourth industrial revolution(4IR), offer the next generation an opportunity to participate in WaystoCap Academy which will give you skills that will be transferable and useful in the future economy.

A little more about what we do:

Our mission is to help businesses in Africa work with trusted partners globally and grow their company. We are building a trust platform, as its the missing component in any trade! We do more than just a listing or marketplace site, and help our buyers and sellers go through the entire trade process more easily, efficiently, and improved with technology.

Here is a short video about us: The African Opportunity

We want every African business to be able to trade internationally, just like any company and take advantage of cutting edge tech to solve payments, logistics, and most importantly trust issues.

WaystoCap was named a technology pioneer by the World Economic Forum, and as a firm believer in the 4IR we want every member of the WaystoCap academy to have the opportunity to learn and grow within a technology-focused company and acquire the skills for their future career.

Description of the Position:

Database Manager position is a unique opportunity for an individual with prior experience seeking new challenges and broad database administration responsibility. The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring, maintenance and operational support of our entire portfolio of databases. Maintain the reliability, stability and data integrity of the databases.

Main activities:

  • Add, complete and update the database,
  • Check the database to ensure consistency and completeness of the data,
  • Analyze claims submitted,
  • Deal with incidents and correct items,
  • Ensure the impact on the orders in progress,
  • Answer technical questions from other departments.
  • Writing of the specifications and procedures in needs / data processing.

Profile :

  • Bac + 2 or more in Management Computer Science
  • Perfect command of the office pack (especially Excel )
  • French and English speaking & writing correct, English would be a plus.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Eye for detail and accuracy
  • Ability to understand business needs
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Understanding of structured query language (SQL)
  • Knowledge of relational database management systems, object-oriented database management systems
  • Up-to-date knowledge of technology