Careers

Your journey with Wimmy starts here.

Are you keen to work with real-world data that makes a real impact on the health and wellbeing of communities around the world? Are you looking for a team that values your unique perspective and meaningful contribution? Wimmy might be the right fit for you! Find out more here.

Wimmy Data Science Team

Here’s what you need to know about

Working at wimmy 

What we do

We arm organisations and individuals with the insights required to decide and act in order to safeguard and promote the health and wellbeing of communities and workforces. We do this by developing user-centred tools that include mathematical and statistical models for forecasting and prediction; health scores; dashboards; reports; data management systems; and course modules. 

Our current focus and project pipeline

Wimmy has been pivotal to providing Covid forecasting models to the mining industry in 2020 and 2021. More generally, we provide health analytics and actionable insights in the domains of HIV, TB, Cardiovascular Disease, Mental Health, Diet & Physical Fitness, occupational health and safety, including the prevention of Hearing Loss. 

Wimmy Data Science Team

How we approach life and work

We are an interdisciplinary team of experts – most with multiple university degrees. You are encouraged to be yourself and add diversity in the best way that you can: intellectually, culturally and socially. We support Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE), a government policy to advance economic transformation and enhance the economic participation of black people in the South African economy.

At Wimmy we care deeply about doing meaningful and impactful work. We value personal growth and professional development, as well as having fun, being transparent and trusting each other. Our team enjoys togetherness, autonomy and creative freedom, and having a balanced lifestyle. Our interests vary widely and include coffee, music, food, pets, hiking, books, racket sports, running and much more.  

Team Wimmy at work

What Wimmy offers you

  • A chance to “practice medicine” at scale by merging medical expertise with data science and technology.
  • The opportunity to join a stellar team on a mission to make an international impact.
  • A startup culture of creative problem solving, open communication and minimal hierarchy.
  • Leaders who firmly believe in the care & growth leadership model.
  • Lots of fun at team building events, such as cook-off dinners, barista courses, quiz nights , team weekends away and more!    

Job opportunities

Here are our current vacancies. For more information and to apply, click on the job title that interests you.