Women in Technology

Monday, March 16, 2015

We as Safaricom Women in Technology (WIT) have a couple of programs that are currently running nationwide since beginning of 2013. Among the programs is campus outreach targeting the young girls and women in Engineering and ICT related Courses.  .

Currently we are running an Internship Program that offers internship at Safaricom to Women perusing Engineering and ICT Related courses. The program (WIT Academy 4) started in February and will end in first week of May.  After that we will have WIT Academy 5 that will run from Mid- May to August 2015

We would want your assistance in recruiting qualified candidates to this opportunity. Female students undertaking these courses should apply through the Safaricom Recruitment portal below.


 Among the key things to qualify for WIT Academy Internship

  • Must be a lady Undertaking ICT Related Courses e.g.
  • Electrical engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Telecommunication Engineering
  • Civil engineering,
  • Information Technology
  • IT related courses.
  • Between 3rd to 5th year of study
  • Hardworking and Willing to Learn

We would also like to visit the female students undertaking Engineering at the University’s and have a general talk about.

  • CV Writing.
  •  How to take up interviews –(Do’s and Don’ts)
  • Education/Work life balance.
  • Career guidance.
  • ICT Women Networks.