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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

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

Apply now or read more about the position

Python Software Engineer

Johannesburg/ Cape Town, South Africa

Data Scientist

Cape Town, South Africa

We’re looking for a passionate and committed Data Scientist to join a multidisciplinary team of researchers on the Praekelt Patient Engagement Lab. The Lab is funded by a Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grant with the objective of developing evaluation frameworks for digital behaviour interventions.  Apply now or read more about the position


Want to get paid to use your skills to change the world?

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.