India Division Team
Delhi, India

Engineer Trainee

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Overview

Engineer Trainee

Delhi, India

India Division Team - Full-time

Engineer Trainee

About Us

Dimagi’s mission is to create digital products and services that support global development efforts to benefit under-served communities. CommCare, is an open source mobile platform designed for data collection, client management, decision support, and behavior change communication projects worldwide, that are focused on improvement of   service delivery and targeted interventions in low-resource settings. We work intensively in health and nutrition in addition to  other development sectors, providing mobile solutions that empowers front line workers. Working with partners that include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USAID, CARE International, and the World Bank, Dimagi has successfully implemented CommCare and supported 2,000 projects across 80 countries. Dimagi is a certified Benefit Corporation and leading social enterprise, working since 2002.Dimagi is an impact focused enterprise that puts enormous focus on making a positive change in people's lives.

The Job

This is an excellent opportunity for fresh engineering graduates or graduates with 1 year experience who have keen interest in solving technical problems, understanding requirements and building technical solutions in a scalable and sustainable manner. This position will be based out of our Delhi office and will initially be a contractual assignment for 6 months, with the potential for further extension or conversion to full-time employment with Dimagi as Technical Project Analyst. Salary for this position will be as per competitive market standards.

What You’ll Do

Responsibilities of Engineer Trainees would include some or all of the following - 

  • Building mHealth and eHealth systems using Dimagi’s flagship mHealth platform, CommCare, using CommCare’s application building tools that do not require coding.
  • Designing of mHealth applications by bringing together the best combination of stakeholder inputs, field feedback, technical feasibility, and robust architectural principles. 
  • Assessing project needs and defining detailed software specifications.
  • Developing software test plans, load testing and quality assurance (QA) of our mobile tools.
  • Working on other project management and capacity building activities.

Experience and skills

  • Must have worked on at least one software project through its life cycle.
  • Working knowledge of Python, RoR, XML, MySQL or other relational databases, Excel, and Access
  • Enthusiasm about working in public health and international development.
  • Well organized, detail oriented and able to multitask.
  • Driven to learning and delivering outstanding work.
  • Good English oral and written skills and fluency in Hindi.
  • Highly collaborative, adaptable and flexible to respond to external changes. 
  • Ability to thrive and innovate in a fast changing environment. 

Educational Qualification 

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or information technology

Desirable

  • Fluency in any other Indian languages is an asset
  • Quantitative data management and data analysis skills
  • Experience with the complete software development life cycle
  • Desire to make a social impact

Dimagi is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to providing a work environment that is inclusive and free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, family or parental status, veteran or disability status.

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