January 18, 2022

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Analytics Engineer

Model – Analyze - Visualize
Nairobi, Kenya

Do you want to contribute to getting millions of people all over the world access to healthcare? Do you want to work in a fast-paced, international environment where you can truly make a difference? Do you want to be part of a data & developers-community that radically transforms healthcare? Join our highly skilled team of 190 colleagues at CarePay and have impact from day one!

CarePay is looking to hire an analytics engineer for our Nairobi and Amsterdam teams. If you are interested, please apply here.

Please note that an online test (assessment) provided by Test Gorilla is an essential part of the recruiting process. Please also check your spam folder for the assessment email and ensure to fill out all parts of the test. Missing parts will disqualify you from an interview.

About CarePay

CarePay is a fast-growing fintech / healthtech company with offices in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, and the Netherlands. Our corporate mission is to “Give Everyone the Power to Care” through a digital payment and data platform that transparently connects people, healthcare providers, and healthcare payors. Our most prominent product, Kenya’s M-TIBA platform, already connects over four million people with about 1500 healthcare providers and financing from various insurances, employers, and donors. In 2017, CarePay won the FT/IFC Transformational Business Award and in 2018 CarePay was recognized as a Technology Pioneer 2018 by the World Economic Forum, putting it in the same league as previous winners of the same award such as Google, Facebook, and Airbnb. In 2019 Carepay secured substantial financial funding to support and fuel our growth and to realize our vision.

Main purpose of the job

You will be working with a team of 8 data engineers, analysts, and scientists to help the organization become more data driven. We are aiming to measure impact of 90% of all features developed by end of year and you will be key to enable the teams doing this.

Your Responsibilities

  • Establish, build and maintain data models to speed up analytics solution building
  • Work with platform teams to better understand, model and visualize platform capabilities
  • Write production-quality ELT code with an eye towards performance and maintainability
  • Explore new data sources and making them usable for the organization
  • Support business users to get the insights they are looking for from the data

You should apply if

  • You have strong SQL skills and are familiar with data visualization and general data warehousing concepts
  • You are happiest exploring, modelling and communicating data and go all the way to provide its full value to the organization
  • You are comfortable exploring ambiguous problem statements, challenging the status quo, multi-tasking between various work streams and learning on the job
  • You value simplicity and openness - even in the most complex situations
  • You are passionate about global development and healthcare
  • You are a team player and can translate between tech and business easily

Nice to haves

  • You have experience in programming in Python or Java
  • You have experience in using Airflow, dbt, or similar
  • You have public cloud experience, Amazon AWS is preferable
  • You have experience in developing software as part of a team with git

What we offer

  • The opportunity to work on projects with high social impact that affect millions of people
  • Startup culture with a fun international team (Nairobi, Lagos, Amsterdam), flat hierarchies, and zoom beers
  • A mature data team with senior engineers and scientists aiming to make health financing decisions more data-driven
  • A state-of-the-art tech stack built on AWS, Airflow, dbt, Snowflake and Metabase with python for our data science and Java for our application code
  • Fast-forwarded professional and personal growth through initiative, training and courses
  • Travel opportunities (after covid)
  • Competitive salary and flexible hours

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