Moniepoint is a global business payments and banking platform and recently became QED Investors’ first investment in Africa. We are the partner of choice for over 600,000 businesses of all sizes, powering the dreams of SMBs and providing them with equal access to the tools they need to grow and scale.

Moniepoint Incorporated (formerly TeamApt Inc.) was founded with the vision to create a society where everyone experiences financial happiness. We are the parent company of TeamApt Limited, a Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) licensed Switch and Processor, and Moniepoint Microfinance Bank, a CBN-licensed Microfinance Bank.

Job Position: Data Engineer

Job Location: Lagos (Remote)

Job Responsibilities
What you’ll get to do:

  1. Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
  2. Mine and analyze data from company databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development, marketing techniques and business strategies.
  3. Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
  4. Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets.
  5. Use predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, ad targeting and other business outcomes.
  6. Develop company A/B testing framework and test model quality.
  7. Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes.
  8. Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.

Job Requirements
To succeed in this role, we think you should have:

  • B.Sc in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field, and is familiar with the following software/tools: C, C++, Java.
  • We’re looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models.
  • Strong problem solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
  • Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SQL, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
  • 4-7 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience working with and creating data architectures.
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams.
  • A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques.

Some of the technologies you’ll get to work with:

  • Java (latest versions)
  • C++, C
  • SQL, Python, R.

What We Can Offer You

  1. Culture -We put our people first and prioritize the well-being of every team member. We’ve built a company where all opinions carry weight and where all voices are heard. We value and respect each other and always look out for one another. Above all, we are human.
  2. Learning – We have a learning and development-focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, and regular internal technical talks.
  3. Compensation – You’ll receive an attractive salary, pension, health insurance,, Employee Stock Options, annual bonus, plus other benefits.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

What to expect in the Hiring Process

  • A preliminary phone call with the recruiter
  • A take-home assessment
  • A technical interview with a Lead in our Engineering Team
  • A behavioural and technical interview with a member of the Executive team.

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