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Jobs and gigs / Fin Tech specialist needed for leadership role
« on: November 12, 2016, 05:23:01 AM »
So i have been asked to recommend someone who is grounded in Fin Tech and available for a Fin Tech Leader role in Nigeria. If you believe you fit into this role or know someone who does. Kindly Holla me at tunde@ramp.ng
[/size]A foreign firm with a branch in Nigeria specialized in FinTech &
Emerging Markets experts needs a Fin Tech leader who will set up and
manage the activities of the Africa Fintech Network (AFN) globally.
The AFN Lagos is the first hub out of many across Africa.
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Responsibilities and deliverables :
1. Building and nurturing the Nigerian/Lagos fintech community (Phase 2 will be to expand to additional locations)
2. Planning and executing monthly meetups - It will be the community's
events, sponsored in the first period by IRI. Within 3 we'll need
external sponsors for hosting, food and drinks.
3. Planning and executing a business plan for the AFN – including
partnerships, sponsors, courses, seminars and more.
+ Building a relevant biz model for the content (sponsors, ads, ...).
+ Building and managing the relationship with partners and sponsors
3. Planning and managing the AFN courses and seminars – Curriculum,
teachers, marketing and sales
4. Hosting delegations and visitors
Producing content – a monthly newsletter about the Nigerian fin tech scene + a yearly report, hosted in a dedicated website sent to the community mailing list.
5. Managing the Social media and building online community and
followers around the AFN – and thought leadership around fintech

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Jobs and gigs / Java and .NET developers needed for short term Gig
« on: November 12, 2016, 05:22:19 AM »



Looking for great developers for short term and full time employment.
[/size]Good knowledge of either Java, .NET language or both technologies;
Experience in software development and familiarity with latest server technologies frameworks
Experience with developing web applications both independently and as part of a team.
Understanding of both Relational and Non-Relational databases
Be Eager to learn new technologies and solutions
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Send cvs to demola@silveredgeprojects.com

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Are you a Software Developer/Architect, Programmer or Quality Control Specialist?
Do you desire to work in a challenging and rewarding environment?
If your answer to any of these questions is YES,
please send your updated cv to newgenerationdevelopers@yahoo.com

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Jobs and gigs / Data Scientists needed for a world bank project
« on: November 11, 2016, 11:12:50 AM »
Terms of Reference – Short Term Consultant Data Scientist Background / General description:


WORLD BANK GROUP CONTEXT
The World Bank’s Data Council coordinates the World Bank Group’s approach to data, in support of the objectives of eradicating extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity. The Data Council has identified the production of high quality statistical indicators and data products as a key priority area to help improve development outcomes.


The World Development Indicators (WDI) is one of the longest running and most widely accessed data product of the Bank and also is the backbone of the Bank’s open data site. POSITION CONTEXT This position will be based in the Data Management and Services team of the Development Data Group (DECDG). DECDG houses the World Bank’s main data team, together with the Secretariat for the Data Council.
 
It’s mission is to put data to work for development, by increasing country capacity to produce, disseminate, and use data of all kinds; improving accessibility, management, and dissemination of the WBG’s own data assets, and by producing high quality statistical indicators and data products to help improve development outcomes.


The work of the department calls for extensive partnership with other international organizations, with member countries’ statistical offices, and, with regions, global practices, and other units. Within DECDG, the Data Management and Services team produced high quality data outputs, including the World Development Indicators database and various subnational databases; and the World Bank’s Open data catalog. The team also manages business processes and data quality procedures relating to time series data collection and dissemination, and a portfolio of key data management and dissemination platforms.


The team also produces http://data.worldbank.org . Duties and Responsibilities DECDG is seeking to recruit a short term consultant to work with the Data Management and Services team, within the Development Indicators and Data Services cluster.


Specific duties and accountabilities include the following:


 Data Management and Quality assurance
 Assist in compiling, managing and maintaining sectoral and cross-sectoral global statistical data for internal and external use and dissemination.
 Work with topical data administrators of the WDI database to maintain efficient data quality procedures based on international standards and recognized best practice.
 Perform functional tasks related to the World Development Indicators database and production processes, and support dissemination of related data and data products.
 Solve any routine data-related problem you encounter using modern programming languages, libraries and tools
 Create, document, and maintain software tools (R packages, Python modules) that others will use.
 Be the liaison between Bank groups and DECDG team members in adding, documenting and maintaining new datasets to the Open Data Catalog
 Work with standard codes, country classifications, indicator descriptions, definition, source, and methodology metadata. Participate in improving the metadata compiled and disseminated by DECDG.
 Contribute to DECDG’s efforts to enhance data dissemination and communication through blogs and data visualizations.
 Assist systems teams on database functionality issues and user interface design to enhance the usefulness of data tools and to strengthen data quality improvements.
 Provide input into user interface for existing (Databank, Data Finder mobile app, WITS, Data Exchange) and new electronic tools to maximize accessibility and usability.
 Participate in product testing, prepare documentation, and provide user support.
 Providing quality control for maintenance of our various websites including the Open Data. Support to clients
 Provide specialized data support from internal and external clients and assist with data transfers to other international organizations and private data partners.
 Assist in preparing learning materials and be proactive in expanding DECDG’s knowledge base articles.
 Be proactive in DECDG’s outreach activities through promotional materials, and organizing webinars / seminars / video-conferences for Bank staff, and external partners.
 Identifying and creating new articles to be added to the Knowledge Base.
 Provide support working with Tableau visualization tool and create WDI extracts. General
 Participate in regular team activities aimed at renewing and improving data products, systems, access facilities, and web-based tools.
 Communicating with the team leader work status, foreseeable problems, and processes. Selection Criteria
 Master’s Degree with a minimum of 2 years’ experience or Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in economics, international relations, statistics, mathematics, social sciences or related field.
 Minimum of two years of profession experience focused on statistics or equivalent with a strong quantitative and computational background.
 Technical experience in various aspects of data science - a creative problem solver with a strong skills in design and problem formulation; data curation; data acquisition, cleaning and management; data interpretation, analysis; and the presentation and communication of results in an engaging and reproducible manner.
 Excellent working knowledge of modern statistics, scripting and programming languages such as STATA, R & Python and associated software libraries. Excellent working knowledge of SQL, database systems, and the management of data in enterprise environments. Excellent working knowledge of data visualization tools such as D3 and Tableau is an added advantage.
 Familiarity with version control (Git) and collaborative development (Github) preferred.
 Technical knowledge of one or more domains of development data such as economic statistics, demographic data, gender and social statistics, or other topics would be an advantage.
 Experience and knowledge of methods of data collection, analysis, and dissemination, especially as they relate to economic and social trends. Expertise in time-series data management would be an advantage.
 Analytical skills: ability to think strategically and rapidly analyze, interpret and integrate data information from varied sources into clear conclusions and recommendations.
 Communication skills: strong writing and data presentation skills, including data visualization.
 Ability to produce quality work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
 Good problem solving skills and sound judgement
 Good organizational capabilities.
 Self-starter: ability to take the initiative and work independently.
 Strong team work orientation, good interpersonal skills, and a proven ability to work effectively with a range of clients and colleagues.
 Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
 Enthusiasm for, and commitment to, development work. The consultant will work for 150 days within the period of December 1st, 2016 – June 30th 2017 in the offices of the World Bank in Washington, D.C. The consultant will be under the supervision of William Prince.


Interested candidates should send their resume to Tony Fujs: tfujs@worldbank.org


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Jobs and gigs / Javascript developer needed - 250k/mo
« on: November 09, 2016, 07:40:32 PM »
we are looking for a smart JavaScript Developer with experience in React/React-Native. Knowledge of MeteorJs is a plus.
Salary is between 200k-500k.

call Kingsley Ochu 08064949432 or email kochu@c2gconsulting.com

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Javascript / Javascript tutorial - 14 - Objects
« on: November 08, 2016, 05:33:34 AM »




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
   
</head>


<body>
   <script type="text/javascript">
      //javascript Objects
      
      //a collection of properties
      //a property is a key -value pair
      
      var girlFriend = {
            firstName : 'Jolie',
            lastName : 'Angelina',
            height : '6ft',
            rating : 80,
            fullName : function (){
               return this.firstName + ' ' + this.lastName;
            }
      }
      
      document.write(girlFriend['firstName']);
      document.write("<br/>");
      
      document.write(girlFriend.lastName);
      document.write("<br/>");
      
      document.write(girlFriend.fullName());
       document.write("<br/>");
      document.write(girlFriend['fullName']());
      
   </script>
</body>
</html>


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Javascript / Javascript tutorial - 13 - Data Types
« on: November 08, 2016, 05:02:00 AM »





<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
   
</head>


<body>
   <script type="text/javascript">
   //data types
       var utopiaWhatever ; //undefined
   
      var age = 16 + 3 + '12'; // Number
      var name = "Partner";    // String
      var fruits = ["Mango", "Cashew", "Apple"]; // Array
      var x = {gender:"alien", hobby:"running accross the atlantic"};    // Object
      var y = {
         'firstname':'dave',
         'middle name': 'Blair'
      }
      
      
      document.write(typeof y); //check variable type
      
      //check if a variable exists
      if(typeof utopiaWhatever == "undefined"){
         alert('age is undefined');
      }
      
      utopiaWhatever = 45;
   </script>
</body>
</html>


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Javascript / Javascript tutorial - 12 - Logical Operators
« on: November 08, 2016, 04:26:57 AM »
&t=23s


<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
   
</head>


<body>
   <script type="text/javascript">
      /*
      More operators : logical operators
         && (Logical AND) (multiplication)
         || (Logical OR) (addition)
         ! (Logical NOT) (negation)
      */
      
      /*
      //logical and
      var number1 = true; //1
      var number2 = false; //0
      var result = (number1 && number2); //0
      document.write(result);
      
      var var1 = 10;
      var var2 = 20;
      //document.write(result);
      
      if((var1 > 5) && (var2 > 15) && ((var1 + var2) == 30)){
         document.write("You are greater");
      }*/
       
       /*
       //logical OR
         var var1 = 10;
      var var2 = 20;
      //document.write(result);
      
      if((var1 < 5) || (var2 > 15)){
         document.write("You are greater");
      }
      */
      
      var number1 = true; //1
      var number2 = false; //0
      var result = !(number1 && number2); //0
      document.write(result);
      
      
   </script>
</body>
</html>


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Javascript / Javascript tutorial - 11 - Comparison Operators
« on: November 08, 2016, 04:25:29 AM »
&t=40s

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Lets assume that you want your table name to be 'notebooks'. Below is how to create a migration for 'notebooks' with default parameters.

php artisan make:migration create_notebooks_table --create=notebooks

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Laravel 5.x / Composer Dump Autoload: How to clear errors in laravel
« on: November 07, 2016, 04:44:34 PM »
Sometimes while doing one thing or the other in laravel, you'll run into errors that you cant figure out where its coming from.
Here is a command that will help you clear up all the temporary files saved by composer. Many of the times this solves a lot of problems.

Just run :

composer dump-autoload

Then hit enter. This will clean up your project temporary files and enable you continue without errors.

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If you are getting this error while building an angular2 project or an ionic2 project here is what to do to resolve it.

Open your command line, navigate to your project root folder using your command line and run the following commands

npm install -g typings

npm install

typings install


That's all, serve your project again and it should be up and running smoothly.

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Jobs and gigs / Ecommerce and Wordpress developer needed
« on: November 06, 2016, 03:38:41 PM »
I have an immediate need for two remote contracts projects.
[/size]1st: Full stack web developer - E-commerce
The ideal candidate is very comfortable with the MEAN stack, no need for Angular 2 but at least solid on components based approach introduced in 1.5.* On the express side can integrate third party APIs such as Twilio, Stripe, Cloudinary etc and apply restful API best practices. An active github profile is a huge plus, but every applicant will be required to take a quick code test to assess the skills level
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2nd: Senior PHP WordPress Theme Developer
The ideal candidate has mastery of the wordpress ecosystem has developed a few themes or plugins. As a test, the applicant will be expected to take an HTML site with 4 pages (home, about, blog, blog single) and turn it into a valid WP theme
Work is remote and all interactions will be over skype, Google Hangouts, Slack and Bitbucket.
Pay will be competitive for the right candidates.


[/size]CV should be sent to techlabs28@gmail.com

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Javascript / Javascript tutorial - 2 - Concatenation
« on: November 06, 2016, 05:37:47 AM »

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
   
</head>


<body>
   <script type="text/javascript">
      /*
      More operators : comparison operators
         ==   equal to
         ===   equal value and equal type (data types)
         !=   not equal
         !==   not equal value or not equal type
         >   greater than
         <   less than
         >=   greater than or equal to
         <=   less than or equal to
         ?   ternary operator
      */
      
      /*
      //greater than
      var number1 = 4;
      var number2 = 12;
      
      if(number2 > number1){
         document.write("Yes its greater");
      }
      
      
      //less than
      var number1 = 4;
      var number2 = 12;
      
      if(number2 < number1){
         document.write("Yes its greater");
      }
      
      
      //greater than or equal to
      var number1 = 4;
      var number2 = 12;
      
      if(number2 >= number1){
         document.write("Yes its greater or equal");
      }
      
      //less than or equal to
      var number1 = 4;
      var number2 = 12;
      
      if(number2 <= number1){
         document.write("Yes its greater or equal");
      }
      */
      
      //tenary
      var number1 = 4;
      var number2 = 12;
      
      (number1 == number2)? document.write("yes"): document.write("no");
      


   </script>
</body>
</html>


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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
   
</head>


<body>
   <script type="text/javascript">
      /*
      More operators : comparison operators
         ==   equal to
         ===   equal value and equal type
         !=   not equal
         !==   not equal value or not equal type
         >   greater than
         <   less than
         >=   greater than or equal to
         <=   less than or equal to
         ?   ternary operator
      */
      
      //if ..else statements
      
      /*var firstname = "John";
      var middlename = "John";
      
      if(firstname == middlename){
         //statment
         document.write("yes they are the same");
      } */
      
      
      //else if
      
      var firstname = "Partner";
      var middlename = "Dave";
      var lastname = "ParTner"
      
      if(firstname == middlename){
         document.write("yes they are the same");
      }else{
         document.write("None of them is correct");
      }


   </script>
</body>
</html>


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