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Sheer volumes! As a Software Engineer on our Data and Analytics team, you will deal with over 100 million data points (at the least!) and build systems that can scale.The data we work with comes from the developing world, bringing with it local languages, bad structures, and terrible formats.Our data comes from multiple sources at different granularities. This means that you need to devise novel ways of searching through the data and correlating data.Your role is to keep refining our platform to be able to transform data at scale. You will work on novel challenges faced by data analysts around the world, ranging from sourcing data and cleaning data to creating indices and running regressions.Our users begin at home, with our internal data team being the first users of what we build. Gear up for loads of feedback. After all, the best products solve your own problem!As soon as introductions are over on day 1, you are asked to put on your tool belt, get into your fire retardant suit and start firefighting on some of our open-ended data problems. To make matters worse, you only have until the end of the week to make significant progress. You showcase your hack that Friday during Demo and take a bow as you officially join the ranks as an Engineer at SocialCops.You start by working with the Data Team and help them scale some of their data wrangling tasks. By the end of the month you have a significant understanding of the wrangling needs of the Data Team and have considerably increased or improved the wrangling tools in your tool belt.By the end of the month you have participated in many discussions and wrangled many a data set. Discussions ranged from technology stacks to product features to the food menu at the office. You now know to always back your arguments with sound data at SocialCops.
Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 3-5


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