We're a global team united by a shared vision. Join us.


The Praekelt.org team is a globally distributed group of software developers, content creators, digital strategists, service designers, UX experts and programme managers spread over ten cities and three continents. We apply our diverse backgrounds and skills to build services and technologies we believe have a chance of changing the world.


Open positions

Software Engineer

Cape Town, South Africa

We are looking for an motivated Software Developer to help us build the next generation of transformational mobile products. If you’re highly skilled with unique development ideas, and an analytical, trouble-shooting mindset, we want you to join the Praekelt.org development team.  

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Agile Facilitator / Delivery Manager

Cape Town, South Africa

We’re looking for a talented and experienced Agile Coach & Production Manager who can lead and support our execution teams in an Agile way of working. You’ll be joining a talented team of developers, programme and project managers  building applications that address complex developing world problems using mobile technology.

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Service Designer

Johannesburg, South Africa

The Service Designer will reveal what our users need from our services by conducting primary research, exploring the behaviors and motivations of our users, and working with teams of Designers, Project Managers, Engineers and others to develop new ideas for impactful services. You will work collaboratively with colleagues and clients to ensure strategic, technology, business and objectives align. You’ll inspire colleagues, clients and partners by delivering exciting oral, written and visual presentations about your work, and the impact it has had.

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Want to get paid to use your skills to change the world? Apply to intern with us

We are currently looking for interns to work with our teams this June and July.  We're especially interested in hiring interns for:

  • Engineering and Site Reliability Engineering (Comp Science or similar degrees) - Cape Town 

  • Service Design and Content (Information Design or similar) - CT / JHB based

Read what our past interns had to say. Send your cover letter and cv to careers@praekelt.org.

Diversity makes us stronger


Praekelt.org is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin or disability.