starlink hiring in kenya

SpaceX’s satellite internet behemoth, Starlink, which recently launched in Kenya is now on the hunt for talent, with job listings for a Global Licensing Activation Manager, Growth Manager, and a Sr. Manager, Global Licensing and activation, Sub-Saharan Africa based in Nairobi. This strategic move could pave the way for Starlink’s first African office, making Nairobi the hub for its sub-Saharan expansion.

Why Nairobi? It’s no secret. The Kenyan capital boasts a prime location, offering easy access to other African nations. But that’s not all. Nairobi’s tech-savvy workforce and established infrastructure make it the perfect launchpad for Starlink’s regional operations.

“As a member of the Global Licensing and Activation team, you will manage a portfolio of countries, interfacing internally and externally, to enable Starlink to become licensed as an internet service provider and bring the country online, so it can serve people and enterprises around the world in the near future. This role will be based in Nairobi, Kenya, reporting to the team located at our McGregor, TX location.” The Global Licensing Activation Manager listing reads.

“You will join the Growth team that is responsible for launching, growing, and improving Starlink throughout the region. This role will be based in Nairobi, Kenya, reporting to the team located at our Hawthorne, CA headquarters.” The Growth Manager Listing reads.

As for Sr. Manager, Global Licensing & Activation, You will manage a portfolio of countries, interfacing internally and externally, to enable Starlink to become licensed as an internet service provider and bring the country online, so it can serve people and enterprises around the world in the near future. This role will be based in Nairobi, Kenya, reporting to the team located at our McGregor, TX location.”

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This hiring spree signals Starlink’s serious commitment to bridging the digital divide in Africa. By bringing reliable and affordable internet access to underserved communities.

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