Job Opening

Data Engineer


Kaiku Health is looking for a Data Engineer to join our product team in Helsinki. You will take part in building our next generation digital patient monitoring and guidance platform that improves the outcomes of cancer treatments.

Nurses and physicians use the product to manage patients’ treatment journeys, follow patients’ symptoms and quality of life, and communicate with patients about their treatments. We value quality software as we’re building a product that will be used by people of all ages with varying skills. You would be working in a team that is a mix of design, engineering, data science, and medical professionals.

As a Data Engineer you will work in cooperation with our engineering team, medical science team, data science, and product management to build production grade data pipelines from internal and external systems, to provide insightful data for other teams and customers to develop further their solutions. You will work in our Clinical Platform team which is a cross functional team of software developers, ux designers and product management. The team develops and maintains our integration platform, ETL pipeline and analytics systems you would be contributing to. We value earlier experience in the medical field but it is not required.

Interested? Great, we can’t wait to hear from you! Apply by sending your CV, application, or portfolio to For additional information and questions please contact .

What we expect from you
  • 4+ years of experience in the field of software engineering
  • Experience with Python or Ruby, ETL pipelines, SQL, analytics tools (such as Chartio, Snowflake, Tableau, etc…),
  • Understanding of modern software development tools and technologies (git, continuous integration, issue tracking, software testing, etc.)
  • You communicate fluently in English.
You get extra points if you have
  • Experience with database modelling, and understanding how to positively impact data quality, data completeness and data integrity
  • Experience in web development and with Ruby on Rails or other frameworks
  • Familiarity in different integration and API patterns, such as REST, RPC, SOAP
  • Finnish, German and/or Swedish languages
What we offer you
  • High ownership of your work in a humane, respectful and open organization
  • Meaningful work that has real-life impact on cancer patients’ well-being
  • Occupational health care service and an extended private healthcare insurance
  • Possibility for remote working
Our recruiting process
  • Get to know one another
    At the first meeting we want to get to know you. We’ll talk about where you stand at the moment, what motivates you and what are your life goals at the moment. This is also an opportunity for you to learn more about Kaiku Health.
  • Show your skills
    This part is either a technical interview combined with coding exercise or a role-specific case interview. We aim to get a clear overview of your skills and how we could help you grow. Growing together and learning from each other is one of our values.
  • Greet the CEO
    Our CEO and Co-Founder Lauri chats with you to discuss our culture and to learn about your ambitions: how you would contribute in Kaiku Health’s mission to improve lives through health data science.
About Kaiku Health

Kaiku Health is a digital health company aiming to improve cancer patients’ quality of life through health data science. Our pioneering patient monitoring platform is used in routine care by over 50 clinics in Europe. Founded in 2012, Kaiku Health has raised over 6 million euros in total funding. We are based in Helsinki, but our people also harbour in Frankfurt and Stockholm.

in 2012 in Aalto University, Espoo, Finland.
30+ and counting
in Finland, Sweden and Germany
Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Sweden and Finland


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