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Are you a Machine Learning Engineer looking for your next challenge? Do you love to create algorithms that help the organisation predict and detect significant data patterns? Look no further! Continue reading, and apply!
Tiko (previously known as Triggerise) believes in a world where all youth have the power to choose where, when, and how they meet their sexual reproductive health needs. Our digital platform delivers scalable and verifiable sexual reproductive health services for young people in 5 main markets in Sub Saharan Africa - Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, South Africa and Burkina Faso. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use sexual and reproductive health services. We also support our users in becoming micro-entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.
Tiko has offices in South Africa, Kenya, Ethiopia, the Netherlands and Portugal. Globally, our team consists of 160 enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in South Africa, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. You can learn more about what being part of Tiko is like here.
We are open to remote work for this position and will happily accept applicants from Portugal, South Africa, and Kenya.
As a Machine Learning Engineer, you'll design and develop Machine Learning algorithms that help us predict and detect significant data patterns into the Tiko Platform.
You are passionate about Machine Learning and want to work with a dynamic team of professionals. You take a proactive approach to problem-solving and have a logical way of thinking.
5+ years of professional experience in Information Technology
3+ years of experience designing, developing and deploying Machine Learning models in a production environment
Strong background in mathematics and statistics
Exposure to developing NLP solutions over opensource platforms
Exposure to common machine learning, data, math, and visualization libraries
Exposure to different coding environments (local, notebooks, containers) and software engineering workflows (testing, code management/Git)
Proficiency in Python
Understanding of relational databases such as SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL
Familiarity with a cloud environment (AWS) and containerised environment (Kubernetes, Docker) and CI/CD (ArgoCD, AWS Code Pipelines)
At Tiko we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. The monthly salary bracket for this position is R59,204 - R74,005 gross in South Africa, Ksh288,235 - Ksh360,293 gross in Kenya, and €2,592 - €3,240 gross in Portugal, plus benefits. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues.
In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:
Interested? Click Apply for This Job! Want more information? Check out our website tikoafrica.org or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.
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