About UpGrad : UpGrad is an online education platform building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience to deliver tangible career impact to individuals at scale. UpGrad currently offers programs in Data Science, Big Data, Product Management, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Management. UpGrad was rated as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in India for 2017 - https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2017/sectors/india . UpGrad is co-founded by 3 IIT-Delhi and Parthenon alumni and the 4th co-founder is serial entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala. UpGrad has a committed capital of 100Cr and in the first year of operations, has built the largest revenue generating online program in India (PG Diploma in Data Science) and the largest enrolment online program in India (Start-up India learning program). Position : Senior Data Engineer Position Type : Full Time Location : Mumbai We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer for product and business analytics who will design and build mission critical data pipelines in SQL environment. As a Senior Data Engineer, you will: - Engineer data pipelines ( batch and real-time ) that aids in creation of data-driven products for our platform - Design, develop and maintain a robust and scalable data-warehouse - Work closely alongside Product managers and data-scientists to bring the various datasets together and cater to our business intelligence and analytics use-cases - Design and develop solutions using data science techniques ranging from statistics, algorithms to machine learning - Perform hands-on devops work to keep the Data platform secure and reliable Basic Qualifications - Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related engineering discipline - 4+ years’ experience with ETL, Data Mining, Data Modeling, and working with large-scale datasets - 1+ years’ experience with an object-oriented programming language such as Python, C++, Java, etc. - Extremely proficient in writing performant SQL working with large data volumes - Experience with map-reduce concepts - Experience in building automated analytical systems utilizing large data sets. - Familiarity with AWS technologies preferred
bout Us UpGrad is building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience for professionals. We currently have programs in Data analytics, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship. UpGrad was rated as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in India for 2017 - https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2017/sectors/india./ Best Education Brands 2018 _ LinkedIN Top 25 Start-ups for 2018. UpGrad is co-founded by 3 IIT-D alumni and the 4th co-founder is serial entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala. We are looking for individuals passionate about building a new product, working with a group of extremely smart and talented team members, and growing with the company to take up leadership roles. About the role: We, at UpGrad, believe in giving ownership and responsibility to each one of the team members. As an iOS Developer, you will own the iOS app and strive to deliver the best learning experience out there to our learners that UpGrad is known for. You will be responsible for developing features, taking those features to production and maintaining the existing code. Innovative nature and pro-active involvement in the product is taken very seriously at UpGrad, therefore, a major part of your role would involve thinking about new features and new ways to deliver quality learning experience to our learners. What we are looking for -Minimum 3-4 years of strong iOS development experience. Strong Swift concepts. - Solid understanding of iOS architectural patterns especially VIPER (and MVVM) and their importance in scalable software development process. - Strong understanding of iOS fundamentals. - Experience in iOS UI creation using Storyboards and Code. - Experience with standard libraries like RxSwift, Swinject, Alamofire, etc. - Knowledge about App Store, publishing an app and the common rejection reasons.
About Us upGrad is an online education platform building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience to deliver tangible career impact to individuals at scale. upGrad currently offers programs in Data Science, Machine Learning, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship etc. upGrad is looking for people passionate about management and education to help design learning programs for working professionals to stay sharp and stay relevant and help build the careers of tomorrow. upGrad was awarded the Best Tech for Education by IAMAI for 2018-19 upGrad was also ranked as one of the LinkedIn Top Startups 2018: The 25 most sought-after startups in India upGrad was earlier selected as one of the top ten most innovative companies in India by FastCompany. We were also covered by the Financial Times along with other disruptors in Ed-Tech upGrad is the official education partner for Government of India - Startup India program too Our program with IIIT B has been ranked #1 program in the country in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Job Description We're looking for a hands-on technical leader to head the Data Science and Data Engineering vertical within the Technology team who can work alongside Business stakeholders & Product managers to drive the creation of data-driven products/platforms. Responsibilities: Ownership of end-to-end initiatives across all products and services in upGrad in the data domain - data engineering, data science, and product analytics Lead, mentor and guide our team of Data Analysts, Data-Engineers and Data Scientists Establishment and execution of the tech data roadmap balancing short term and long term needs to ensure that the architecture can scale and evolve Data Engineering would entail envisioning and extending our Redshift data-warehouse Architecting robust data-ingestion pipelines from internal and external sources Domain schema creation and democratizing data for all stakeholders Monitoring and Administration of all data services and tech that goes with it Mentoring and guiding our data-engineers to execute on these initiatives Data Science would entail ideating, development and delivery of data-science backed products and services across entire upGrad domain - Learn, Career, Sales and Marketing Understanding the business domain and ideating/brainstorming potential data-science solutions Collaborating with Product & business stakeholders on feasibility, impact, execution, delivery as well as adoption Hands-on architecting, reviewing and mentoring the data-science team to execute on these projects/initiatives both on data and tech side and deploy them into the Production environment Data Analytics would entail envisioning and supporting all product analytics initiatives. Ease of access of the right data-points and visualizations to enable teams to make strong data-backed decisions at all aspects in upGrad Guiding/Mentoring our data analysts on approach and data sources available for delivering on the analytics required Understanding all the nitty-gritty of the Product and end-to-end user delivery to able to deliver holistic analytics Collaborating with product and business stakeholders to make sure their data needs are fulfilled as per the need and feasibility Owning the administration of the various data-analytics tools and services. Overall would be a data evangelist who is constantly pushing the team to collect, organize, share and utilize data in meaningful ways to better the product and it’s services. At it’s core who is serious about data integrity, data security as well as ethical sourcing/utilization of data Qualifications: A suitable candidate in this position will be a strategic/innovative thinker who is proactive and self-drives requires minimal supervision and is able to build a strong data-focused team. A Tech Data expert, goto person for all things data, software and technology. 6+ years of experience in leading and building strong data-powered products and services Master’s or higher education in the field of Stats, Data, Computer Science preferred Hands-on experience in building data-warehouse, ETL pipelines from scratch and supporting those in Production Environments. Hands-on experience in building and deploying machine learning/natural language processing based data-products Strong drive to understand the domain and sharp analytical thinker to ideate on how data-driven products/services can help drive the business Strong programming skills in Python and SQL Strong understanding of relational and non-relational databases Strong understanding of the various technologies/tools/libraries upcoming and available in this area and can drive the adoption of those as per the business needs and future growth Ability to handle multiple simultaneous projects, prioritize and meet tight impact based deadlines; alongside being organized and calm when while dealing with a lot of uncertainties and unknowns Excellent interpersonal and communication skills