Senior Software Engineer - Infrastructure

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About the company...
The company is a rapidly growing, mission-driven software company that is creating a more connected and productive global agriculture industry. They are an incredibly diverse team of technologists, scientists, and academics with a shared passion for building software that impacts everyone in the world on the most basic level.

About the work...
They are looking for highly-motivated, intellectually curious people who are hungry for personal growth. Successful candidates have versatile talents and are excited to work in a fast-paced, demanding, and constantly evolving entrepreneurial environment.

Responsibilities:
  • Leading the development of high quality, high performance software
  • Data API design and service implementation
  • Data storage architecture and optimization
  • Develop computational models to predict various facets of agricultural markets using data related to crop production, weather, environment, consumption, infrastructure, transportation, trade flows, prices, and socioeconomic indicators, amongst others
  • Implement sophisticated but easy data visualizations and interactions
  • Develop large scale data harvesting and transformation systems

Qualifications:
  • Technical leadership experience
  • Very strong computer science fundamentals (data structures and algorithms)
  • Strong understanding of statistics and mathematics
  • Strong system design experience
  • Very proficient in at least two of: Javascript, Python, Java, C++
  • Experience with large scale systems, parallel computing, distributed storage
  • Bachelor's level degree in computer science, engineering, math or related field; or relevant work experience
  • 5+ years software engineering experience

Bonus Points:
  • Familiarity with statistical modeling tools (R, MatLab)
  • Experience with natural language processing (NLP)
  • Experience using RESTful APIs
  • Understanding of relational databases and distributed databases (e.g. Postgres, Cassandra, Bigtable)
  • Basic knowledge of Node.js
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Graduate degree / Research experience

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