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dotData Inc.

Back-end Scala Engineer, Product Engineering

San Mateo, CA, US

23 January, 2020

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • akka
  • spark
  • postgres
  • slick

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Dental insurance
  • Onsite gym
  • Team workouts
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
  • Bike friendly
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit
  • Flexible work hours and the ability to work from home
  • Personal development budget
  • Free beverages & snacks
  • Flexible budget available to attend learning and development opportunities such as meet-ups and conferences

To sum it up...

Build new features to enable access to data science for everyone. Start your journey in data engineering.

Role overview

dotData is hiring high caliber web backend engineers who are highly motivated to disrupt data science with automation. The backend of the dotData platform realizes a highly scalable and robust web system which processes large scale data (a.k.a. BigData) with ML/AI engines.

The Software Engineer role includes: 

  • understand user stories and specifications; 
  • design efficient, stable, and maintainable architecture;
  • implement and review code and tests, and integrate changes in CI/CD pipeline.

Job Requirements

Technical

  • 3+ years of experience as a product engineer on Scala/Java-based enterprise-grade web application systems.
  • Strong foundation of functional programming.
  • Proficient at Scala, modern web framework and web-backend components like RDBMS (e.g., PostgreSQL, Oracle), MessageQueue (e.g., RabbitMQ), Modern web server (e.g., nginx), Container technology (e.g., Docker), Authentication system (e.g., LDAP), etc.
  • Working knowledge of DevOps platforms such as Jenkins, Github, JIRA, etc.

Non-technical

  • Passion and solution-oriented mindset to solve customers’ problems, even if it requires wear multiple hats.
  • Excellent communications skills to collaboratively work with multi-cultural engineering teams around the globe.
  • Strong sense of responsibility in software quality and user experience.
  • Strong motivation to learn and to grow.

Preferred

  •  Good knowledge and experience of Hadoop ecosystem (YARN, HDFS, Spark) is a plus.
  •  Experience of developing an analytics, distributed computing, BigData platforms is a plus.
  •  Startup experience (early stage, pre-product/market fit, etc.) is a plus.
  •  Experience of Play framework and Akka is a plus.

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About dotData

dotData is a Silicon Valley based startup focused on full-cycle Machine Learning and Data Science automation. Our platform automates the entire process of building predictive models starting from raw business data through data and feature engineering to machine learning all the way to production. We have offices in the USA, Japan, and Poland. Fortune 500 organizations around the world use dotData to accelerate their ML and AI projects.

Unique to the dotData platform is its AI-powered feature engineering, which eliminates the most time-consuming and labor- and skill-intensive aspects of the full data science process, freeing up data scientists for higher-value tasks and enabling data engineers and business analysts to drive data science projects.

dotData stemmed from Dr. Ryohei Fujimaki’s experience in leading more than 100 data analysis consulting projects at NEC, across a variety of industries and for a variety of customers. Prior to founding dotData, he was the youngest research fellow ever appointed in the 119-year history of NEC, an honor given to only six individuals worldwide among NEC’s 1000+ researchers.

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dotData is a Silicon Valley based startup focused on full-cycle Machine Learning and Data Science automation. Our platform automates the entire process of building predictive models starting from raw business data through data and feature engineering to machine learning all the way to production. We have offices in the USA, Japan, and Poland. Fortune 500 organizations around the world use dotData to accelerate their ML and AI projects. Unique to the dotData Platform is its AI-powered feature engineering, which eliminates the most time-consuming and labor- and skill-intensive aspects of the full data science process, freeing up data scientists for higher-value tasks and enabling data engineers and business analysts to drive data science projects. dotData stemmed from Dr. Ryohei Fujimaki’s experience in leading more than 100 data analysis consulting projects at NEC, across a variety of industries and for a variety of customers. Prior to founding dotData, he was the youngest research fellow ever appointed in the 119-year history of NEC, an honor given to only six individuals worldwide among NEC’s 1000+ researchers.

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Engineers who find a new job through WorksHub average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • akka
  • spark
  • postgres
  • slick

Benefits & perks

  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Dental insurance
  • Onsite gym
  • Team workouts
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
  • Bike friendly
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit
  • Flexible work hours and the ability to work from home
  • Personal development budget
  • Free beverages & snacks
  • Flexible budget available to attend learning and development opportunities such as meet-ups and conferences

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