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Job Opportunities at M-Kopa Solar

Job Opportunities at M-Kopa Solar

Job Opportunities at M-Kopa Solar

Job Opportunities at M-Kopa Solar

M-KOPA’s mission is to make high quality energy affordable to everyone. OUR GROWTH SO FAR… M-KOPA has connected more than 400,000 homes in Kenya,Tanzania and Uganda to solar power with over 550 new homes being added every day

Repairs Technician


  • You ensures swap stock availability by conducting technical repair and testing of M-KOPA faulty products returned to the warehouse, including solar-powered Televisions, solar control units, smartphones, and other assorted accessories.
  • You will report to the Repairs Team Lead.

Main Responsibilities

  • You will carry out component analysis of solar control boxes, solar-powered televisions, customized connecting cables, bulbs, torches, solar panels, and smartphones
  • You will perform the initial screening and quality checks of all M-KOPA faulty devices to identify product failure reasons
  • You will perform technical repairs of all M-KOPA products using hand tools and power tools
  • You will improve technical knowledge, especially on new product entries and discovery of new fault codes
  • You will test and inspect products after repair to identify possible problems that could lead to future product failures
  • You will refurbish product and “make new” of all repaired products before dispatch to retail outlets
  • You will maintain equipment by performing regular maintenance checks, replacing parts, or performing repairs to repair equipment such as hand tools and power tools
  • You will diagnose problems with repair equipment and making recommendations for repair or replacement
  • You will ensure accurate data capture and tracking of all repaired units, fault codes, and resolutions promptly
  • You will conduct periodic cycle counts and monthly stock counts
  • You will observe set Kaizen 6S principles
  • You will meet the daily set targets of repair products per day to ensure the required swap stock is availed


  • Education: A minimum Diploma in electronics engineering
  • Experience: 1 year of professional experience in electronics engineering with relevant repairs experience
  • Ability to communicate technical information, both verbally and in writing
  • Well-versed with the systems, tools, and procedures used in testing & failure analysis
  • Experience using the required software
  • Good attitude towards acquiring new knowledge
  • Able to work under pressure and tight datelines
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Good Interpersonal skills
  • Hands-On experience working with embedded systems

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Senior Analytics Platform Engineer (Remote)


  • You will have experience with different data pipeline strategies (e.g. some combination of traditional batch ETL, CDC, event-based).
  • You would like to learn about new practices but also pragmatic about when to support existing approaches vs. when to evolve.
  • You will shape the way we use technology and the outcomes by bringing DevOps mentality and best practices to the team.
  • You will use your experience with, infrastructure-as-code, continuous integration, automated deployment, and first-class observability.
  • Use your experience and ideas to help our team apply these patterns to data pipelines.
  • Bring your expertise with Databases and/or Data Warehouses performance tuning experience to ensure our queries are performant.
  • We want you to relish owning challenges, solving difficult problems and helping us prioritise changes that bring the best value.


  • Experienced with architectural patterns and abstract capabilities.
  • Advanced skills in SQL and Python and are demonstrating a high standard for code development within team.
  • Advocate for DevOps Culture and CI / CD best practices.
  • You can develop moderate to complex data science models and pipelines.
  • You’re using version control for collaborative development.
  • You can produce data models and understand where to use different types of data models.
  • You understand different tools and can compare between different data models.


  • Private health insurance (inpatient outpatient, parental time off, eye care, and dental)
  • Group Life Cover
  • Remote working (dependent on the nature of the role)
  • Airtime allowance (dependent on the nature of the role)
  • WIFI payment up to 5 Mbps monthly (dependent on the nature of the role)
  • 21 days per annum (excluding public holidays). Annual leave is accrued at the standard rate of 1.75 days per month
  • Annual Learning and Development Fund – You have an annual $ 1,200 allowance to spend on learning and development (that is, between 1 January and 31 December). For your first year at M-KOPA, this allowance is pro-rated depending on the month that you start.
  • Home Office Set Up – Having the best IT equipment tools in the world doesn’t make sense if you do not have a proper setup to work with. For this reason, M-KOPA will pre-approve the following items for a total budget of $1000 that you can use at any time after signing the offer letter with M-KOPA
  • On site retreats with wider tech team, plus trips to operational markets

Method of Application

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