Software Engineer - Data

Engineering United States


About the Company:

PlaceIQ is a leading data and technology provider that powers critical business and marketing decisions with location data, analytics and insights using big data.

About the Engineering Organization:

At PlaceIQ, you will get the opportunity to work with massive structured and unstructured data sets to extract value from them. You will be developing new data products, working alongside Data Scientists, Developers, and Product Managers, and building the products to produce a better understanding of the real world.

Please note, our headquarters is located in New York City, but this role can be remote anywhere in the US.

The role will be to:

  • Develop data-products, with adjoining data-pipelines, engineered to high standards of performance, efficiency, and reliability
  • Implement Machine-Learning algorithms, with Data-Scientists
  • Ensure data quality, with testing on a product and pipeline level
  • Implement automation of the data pipelines & software releases
  • Collaborate with internal teams to gather requirements for data-products

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of relevant development experience 
  • Experience with least one Object-Oriented language: Scala, Java, C++
  • Familiarity with Apache Spark or Hadoop
  • Self-driven personality with a natural curiosity for all things technical
  • You love to learn and work with the newest programming and development technologies
  • Exposure to an Agile Scrum software development environment will be a plus