Lead Software Engineer

Industry: Technology
Company size: 11-50

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Job description

A rapidly-growing company developing cutting-edge technology used by developers to create applications that increase asset productivity, track commerce, and delight customers is looking for a Lead Software Engineer. The developer will lead the engineering team to build the company’s location and mapping cloud systems. The company has raised funds worth more than $8.3 mn and unlocks untapped business application potentials by making live locations of physical devices available in the cloud. This will be a long-term role requiring an overlap of 4+ hours with the PST time zone.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate real-time contextual data streams from devices and generate application-aware ground truth
  • Develop and implement algorithms and heuristics to infer accurate locations and other application enrichments
  • Enhance routes for static, dynamic, and flexible fulfillment, focusing on availability, capacity, slots, and live location
  • Leverage ML and feedback loops to boost location, mapping features and improve accuracy
  • Actively communicate with users to identify and deliver quality products and solutions to challenging problems
  • Conclude on various decisions such as when to build, buy, rent, and reuse based on the context and priorities at hand

Job Requirements:

  • BS or MS in engineering, preferably CS, EE, Math or Physics (or equivalent experience)
  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • Extensive experience with Data Science, Python, APIs, Algorithms, and Data Structures
  • Track record of building effective production systems at scale, APIs, ML, web applications, analytics
  • Nice to have some prior experience with Logistics, Mapping, Geospatial, and Cloud engineering
  • Proven skill in algorithms and data structures, first principles problem solving, math and numbers, open-ended problems, and lateral thinking
  • Prior experience with location and mapping technologies, geospatial services and data sets, device-to-cloud technologies, and real-time systems
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Fluent in English with great collaboration skills

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