About Us:

Sokowatch is transforming communities across Africa by revolutionizing access to essential goods and services. By connecting small merchants to the digital economy, we fix inefficient supply chains and provide services previously unavailable to informal businesses. Sokowatch aims to provide everything a retailer needs, no distributors, or banks necessary.

Thousands of retailers across Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Uganda use Sokowatch's mobile ordering and delivery platform to receive the goods they need as quickly and cheaply as possible while also accessing growth financing for the first time. We’re looking to grow our team with highly talented and motivated employees who are excited to work in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment.

Locations: Bangalore, India or Nairobi, Kenya or Europe (remote possible)

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • You help further develop our Data Warehouse by building analytical data models and data marts
  • You build data models that enable our business stakeholders to make better decisions more efficiently with the help of data
  • You build robust data pipelines with the help of graphical ETL/ELT tools such as Dataform, Talend or Dbt.
  • You develop code that meets our standards for style, maintainability and best practices
  • You create and maintain architecture and systems documentation
  • You maintain a data catalog to provide a scalable resource to support self-service and single-source-of-truth analytics

Requirements:

  • You can identify yourself with our mission to revolutionize access to essential goods and services for communities across Africa and want to make your contribution
  • You are excited about the challenges of an e-commerce business such as forecasting demand, optimizing delivery schedules and routing, managing inventory, increasing customer lifetime value, and have ideally gathered first-hand experience in any of these fields
  • You have a positive, can-do attitude
  • You have 3+ years of experience building data marts and analytical data models, ideally in an agile and fast-growing start-up environment
  • You have 3+ years of experience working with version control systems
  • You have hands on experience with Cloud Data Warehouses in Big Query, Amazon Redshift or Snowflake
  • You have 3+ years of experience working with graphical ETL/ELT Tools such as Dataform, Talend or Dbt
  • Python Skills and experience with Apache Airflow are very nice to have
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Looker, Tableau or Power BI are also nice to have