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What is Andela?

Andela is a global technology company that helps companies build remote software engineering teams quickly and cost-effectively.

What is Andela’s descriptor?

Andela is a global technology company.

What is Andela’s mission?

Andela’s mission is to advance human potential by powering today’s teams and investing in tomorrow’s leaders.

When was Andela founded?

Andela was founded in 2014 by Jeremy Johnson, Christina Sass, Ian Carnevale, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, Brice Nkengsa and Nadayar Enegesi.

Where is Andela based?

Our HQ is in New York, we also have offices in San Francisco and Austin.  In Africa, we have operations in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Ghana, Rwanda (Pan-African hub) and Egypt.

How does Andela do this?

Source: We find talent from unfamiliar geographics
Assess: We evaluate engineers based on an industry-validated competency framework. 
Match: We match engineers to the project needs of our partners
Deliver: We provide infrastructure that enables our engineers to deliver excellent work to partners (office space modelled to facilitate distributed work) and also offer delivery oversight.

Who are Andela’s investors?

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, CRE Ventures, GV (Google Ventures), Spark Capital, and Generation Investment Management amongst others.

How much venture funding has Andela raised?

Andela has raised over $181M in venture funding and announced its Series D funding of $100M in January 2019. The round was led by Generation Investment Management with participation from all previous investors including Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV, and Spark Capital.

What type of companies does Andela work with?

Andela partners with high-growth companies, which range from GitHub and Pluralsight to venture-backed startups including Coursera, Cloudflare, and Percolate. We’re currently working with over 200 leading tech companies.

How many Engineers does Andela have?

We have over 1000 engineers.

When did Andela change its business model and why?

Andela changed its model in 2019. We started as a company focused on training engineers (2014-2018) We’d train engineers and then place those engineers on partner engagements. 

2019 → Engineering as a Service Company 

In 2019, we changed our model to focus on delivering great engineering work by providing our partners with the right talent for their needs.

What are the stacks of Andela engineers?

Andela engineers specialize in many tech stacks, including JavaScript, Python, Ruby, PHP, iOS, Android, React and Angular.

What does ALC mean?

ALC stands for the Andela Learning Community. The Andela Learning Community is a network of technologists and tech enthusiasts across Africa dedicated to learning how to use technology to solve humanity’s problems. The ALC facilitates developer learning through the aid of guided mentorship from awesome learning community ambassadors.

What is the goal of the ALC program?

Our goal is to provide an ever-growing population of aspiring technologists with the resources and environment they need to become world-class problem solvers.

ALC Impact in Numbers

– 186k+ Applicants 

– 60k+ ALC Participants

– 50% Course Completion Rate

– Learners from 44 countries in Africa 

– Creation of Employment opportunities internally and externally to Andela

– Over 50 meet-ups across various countries for both programs.

– Profiled (to date) 300+ Learners’  – years of experience, stacks, and proficiencies for employment opportunities.

How can I hire Andela engineers for my team?

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