Data Engineer Job in Nigeria

 Clickatell is a cutting edge technology company and global leader in mobile messaging that enables effortless, personalized, and contextual digital interactions between businesses and their customers. We specialize in helping brands delight their customers with innovative, customer-centric solutions, giving them more time for what really matters.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Data Engineer

Location: Lagos

Job type: Full-time


  • As a Data Engineer, you will be joining our cross-functional data team, and supporting the design, build and testing of high-performance, scalable and multi-event level data solutions.
  • You will work with structured, semi structured and unstructured data.
  • You will play a critical role on the strengthen of our analytical presence in the Chat Commerce market.

We Do The Right Things
Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Design and develop scalable and robust pipelines for data consumption by downstream applications in support of advanced analytics, AI/ML products, and system interoperability.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement of existing ETL processes to enhance data integrity and accuracy.
  • Work in a scrum-based team that is passionate about enabling a data culture throughout the organization.
  • Deliver a high degree of data availability, consistency, and accuracy for our current production systems.
  • Actively participate in solution design and modelling to ensure data products are developed according to best practices, standards, and architectural principles.
  • Work closely with the data architect, database administrators and BI developers, to redefine our approach to data pipelines and principles of reusability.
  • Protect Clickatell’s information, intellectual property and corporate data systems in accordance with prescribed guidelines.

We Are On A Learning Journey
Requirements of the Role:

  • National Diploma, B-Tech or bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or informatics.

Work Experience:

  • 3+ years of production data engineering experience.
  • 2+ years of experience working in cloud environments.
  • A background working in a high-volume payment transaction environment, or mobile technology platforms and systems integration would be advantageous and be able to demonstrate a sustained track record of delivering high-quality outputs, on-time and to product or business specifications.
  • Exposure to Business Intelligence, data warehousing (dimensional modelling) will be advantageous.
  • High transactional development environments and Business intelligence experience will be advantageous.
  • Experience with data transformation tools such as Talend will be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and Abilities
  • Excellent hands-on experience in working with SQL and NoSQL data sets.
  • Experience with data streaming architecture.
  • Working knowledge of DevOps principles such as CI/CD.
  • Self-disciplined, eager thelp, and most importantly a thirst for continual learning.
  • Build on our coaching culture, you are someone who will not only be willing, but also passionate about assisting colleagues.
  • Formal training business intelligence, data architecture or design would be advantageous.

A Bit About You:

  • You are a pacesetter, who is strong in execution and comfortable in a fast-paced environment and working across multiple projects simultaneously.
  • You set the priorities to deliver practical solutions for opportunities and change. You achieve results though maximizing resources and leading the way to the best solutions.
  • You build and invest in relationships and influentially engage across teams, and with specialists, to brainstorm and arrive at the right answers.
  • You develop, finetune and manage processes and coach the team on procedures and adopting new techniques.
  • You are incredibly independent and a self-starter with a microscopic attention to detail. You take initiative by being resourceful and proactive.

Why You Should Join
Perks of the Role:

  • Medical Aid contribution
  • Pension fund contribution
  • Quarterly performance incentive bonus
  • Risk benefit company contributions
  • Reimbursable communications allowance for internet and mobile phone bills
  • Half-day off on your birthday
  • 5 personal days leave a year, over and above your annual leave
  • Remote working and access to office hubs as required.
  • Home office set-up with laptop, monitor and other related items.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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