Candidates for the role are expected to have a minimum of 3-4 years of relevant managerial experience and strong leadership skills. In addition, a deep understanding of the Nigeria developer ecosystem will be a plus, along with outstanding written and spoken communication skills and attention to detail.
The Ministry did not specify the job application deadline, which opened on Monday, November 20, 2023. Dr. Tijani indicated that the 3 Million Technical Talent (3MTT) program is a crucial part of President Bola Tinubu’s Renewed Hope agenda, and it is aimed at building Nigeria’s technical talent backbone to power the digital economy.
The initial phase of the program, executed in collaboration with the National Information Technology Development Agency, involves several stakeholders, including fellows, training providers, partners, and placement organizations.