Data Scientist full time

JUMIA HQ: Porto, Portugal Remote job Apr 1

 

  • Contribute to the design and construction of the company data lake

  • Collect, store, process, and support the analysis of huge sets of data, both structured and unstructured

  • Choosing optimal solutions to use in big data use cases, then maintain, implement, monitor and integrate them with the data and IT architecture used across the company

  • Build and teach the company about big data technologies, participate actively in the journey setup, from the discovery phase until the corporate data-centric transformation

  • Build solutions with key concepts: security and privacy by design 

Main requirements

  •  Knowledge of the Linux operation system (OS, networking, process level)

  • Understanding of Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Hbase, Spark, Kafka, Flume, Hive, etc)

  • Understanding of one or more object-oriented programming languages (Java, C++, C#, Python)

  • Fluent in at least one scripting language (Shell, Python, Ruby, etc.

  • Experience with Cassandra, MongoDB or equivalent NoSQL databases

  • Experience developing in an Agile environment

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s / PhD degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Nice to have: Experience in designing big data/distributed systems

  • Nice to have: Experience creating and driving large scale ETL pipelines

  • Nice to have: Past experience in logistics optimization 

Benefits & Perks

  •  A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment

  • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world

  • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures

Please send your CV in English. CV in other languages will not be considered.

Requirements
Availability:
Full-time (40 hrs/wk)
Negotiable rate
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