Data Engineer

DawaSwift is the leading mobile technology and data science company that delivers medicine from local pharmacies to patients' homes through a tight network of local drivers/riders and also gives small medical loans to patients on its mobile app. With headquarters on the internet and office presence in Toronto and Montreal (Canada) and Nairobi (Kenya), DawaSwift is creating the world's widest network of local pharmacies to serve local patients through an AI powered web platform that also connects them with local drivers to facilitate deliveries of medical products in real-time.

Responsibilities:
Develop and deploy platforms, services, abstractions, and frameworks that enable Data Science to iterate and launch data models into production
Design and implement database and storage solutions that fit the needs for both data transaction and reporting
Mentor engineers, data scientists, and analysts on best practices and code efficiency

Requirements:
Strong Computer Science fundamentals
4+ years experience working on backend software using modern languages and frameworks (Java, Scala, Python)
Strong database experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL)
Strong familiarity AWS (EC2, S3, RDS, ELB)
Experience with Hadoop data and underlying file systems (HDFS, HBase, Cassandra, Hive)
Working knowledge in API development for mobile/web use

Preferred Skills & Experience:
Expert proficiency in Agile development process
Advanced degree in Computer Science and/or Math
Excellent ability to prioritize and communication in a fast pace environment
Bonus: Experience in predictive analysis and machine learning

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North Building, 175 Bloor St E, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3R8, Canada.

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16 Upper Hill, Nairobi, Nairobi 00100, Kenya.

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