Build faster with vetted remote software engineering talent.

Scale your engineering team with Decagon’s pool of high-performing and experienced software engineers - the top 0.5% of tech talent in Africa

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Companies that hire from Decagon

Merck Nike Mastercard Vertex Budweiser Nokia

Why Decagon?

our strengths

On-Demand Hiring

We’ve done all the work to save you lengthy time-to-hire. Devs in our talent pool are pre-vetted, with a wide range of experience to meet all your hiring needs.

🔌 Easy to Work With

Coding skills are good, but soft skills, and the right language are also essential. Hiring from Decagon gives you devs with leadership, communication, and collaborative capabilities - making them easy to easy to work with.

✊🏽 Diverse, Gender Balance

We believe in pursuing excellence through diversity. Hire talent from Africa, and other diverse cultures and backgrounds. Our goal is also to have 50% female engineering talent by 2025.

Large, Quality Dev Pool

Our promise is quality talent that has the perfect fit on your engineering team. Hire the top 0.5% of developers in our markets, 100% ready to help you scale quickly and build efficiently.

We currently serve companies in Austin, NYC, Berlin, London and Rome from our operating bases in 🇳🇬 Lagos, 🇺🇸 Austin and 🇩🇪 Berlin.

Jeff Jack

“The software engineers from Decagon required very little to no guidance on the complex projects we had for fortune 500 companies. This helps us save time and focus on other business needs”

Jeff Jack

Director of Front-End, Vertex

Our Leadership

Chika Nwobi

Chika Nwobi

Founder & CEO

  • Board member: Unilever
  • Co Founder: Cheki.com.ng
  • Investor & Director: Jobberman, WhoGoHost
  • Partner: Rise Capital.
Laurens Kreuze

Laurens Kreuze

Board Member

  • Founder AEBC Consulting
  • Partner KPMG Netherlands
  • 22 years experience in Financial Audit
Emilly Liggett

Emilly Liggett

Board Member

  • ex-McKinsey, Stanford University MBA.
  • Former CEO of Apexion Software and Capstone Turbines (NASDAQ listed).
  • Board member of Engineering companies listed on US Stock Exchange.
Jody Ike

Jody Ike

Board Member

  • Africa Innovation Director, Diageo PLC, London
  • International MBA, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona, USA
  • 26 years experience in Brand and Innovation
Jason Giampetruzzi

Jason Giampetruzzi

VP of Sales & Placement

  • 17 Years of Experience in Technical Recruiting
  • Design & Production Resource Solutions & Delivery
  • Consultative Client Services
Joseph Abah

Joseph Abah

Chief Technical Officer

  • 17 Years of Experience in Technical Recruiting
  • Design & Production Resource Solutions & Delivery
  • Consultative Client Services
Our Partnerships
Atlassian Microsoft GitHub

Skilled in Technologies You Need

Hire developers with knowledge of the exact technology stack your product is built with

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