Data Engineer

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

Hello there! 👋🏻 


Here at Savvie, we’re looking for a purpose-driven data engineer who is passionate about food waste and wants to be a part of building an impact-focused product and contributing to sustainability within the food business.


About us: 

We are a young food tech startup which leverages data and ML to empower the food industry to build more sustainable businesses. We analyze data and translate the most important findings into actionable insights which are easily accessible in our intuitive and user-friendly app. Our goal is to help food businesses everywhere reduce waste while boosting profitability. 


We hope you’re the brilliant data engineer who can help us transform the food industry and prevent thousands of tons of food waste each year.

Who you are: 

You will be responsible for the overall data pipeline and structure. You love creating flexible, high-quality data pipelines, enabling end users to make crucial data driven decisions.

You thrive when getting deep into the data, and you have a keen eye for spotting data issues and like fixing these issues as they arrive.

 What you’ll do:

  • Be responsible for the data and modeling pipeline.

  • Integrate with third party APIs to get historical and real time data.

  • Create intuitive SDKs/APIs to make high quality data available to end users.

  • Ensure that the architecture in place supports the requirements for data users.

  • Work closely with the software engineering team on the app front-end.

  • Understand how data can impact the daily operations of food businesses - and being able prioritize insight which is critical for the user to have.

  • Understanding future opportunities to leverage data in order to help the users 

You’re a great fit if you have

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or computer engineering with knowledge in applied mathematics or statistics.

  • A strong grasp and ability to collect, query, and store information from databases. 

  • Excellent working knowledge (minimum 3 years) of Python and well-versed in Javascript.

  • A proven track record of developing high quality, reliable data pipelines. 

  • Experience working with Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Services


What you’ll get

  • A rare opportunity to change an industry and reduce millions of tons of food waste. We are transforming the food industry and helping your favorite neighborhood eateries not only survive the current pandemic but also stay competitive for the long run

  • You’ll get the opportunity to join one of the 500 most innovative food tech companies in the world

  • Passionate, driven and diverse colleagues in a collaborative and fun work environment

  • Autonomy. You get to decide how things are done.

  • An amazing network. We work with some of the best start-up advisors from around the globe and we frequently meet with the founders of Scandinavia’s most successful start-ups

For more information or questions please contact us at

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

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Working at

60% of new restaurants fail within the first year. And nearly 80% close before their fifth anniversary. Owners are often so overwhelmed by the essential day-to-day operations that they rarely prioritize these tasks. But suboptimal operations lead to a significant amount of waste in these businesses. Savvie leverages data into a bite-sized, actionable insights for easier decision-making, which recommends them what to do and when. We help them increase revenue and avoid unnecessary cost.

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