Jobs

“Nobody owes you a career…the key task is to manage your career so that you do not become a casualty.” -Andy Grove (1983)

Backend / API Engineer

Company: www.abookapp.com

Commitment/Compensation
– based on ~$200k/yr for a very qualified FTE

Responsibilities
– design, build, test, and maintain APIs, services, and systems
– program server-side app integrations and business logic
– design, implement, test, and maintain backend components: application, data, infrastructure, analytics, and deployment
– build new tools that can support and facilitate the job of our data scientist

Requirements
– experience building scalable backend APIs
– experience with SOA or microservice-based architectures
– understand the challenges of working with relational and noSQL databases
– experience programming with Node.js and Python

Bonus
– experience installing, configuring, and managing AWS or on-premises server infrastructure
– experience with Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, or other data processing tools
– enable data scientists to implement NLP and ML algorithms at scale

Interested? email

 


Data scientist

Company: www.abookapp.com

Commitment/Compensation
– based on ~$200k/yr for a very qualified FTE

Responsibilities
– refinement of existing data sources
– drive collection of new data
– build data infrastructure
– design, analyze, and interpret the results of experiments
– build, test and deploy queries

Requirements
– expert knowledge of a scripting language(s) (R, Perl, Python) and SQL
– job skews towards analysis than it does towards engineering, business analysts with strong technical skills will be considered
– excellent communication skills (written and oral), job involves direct client interaction

Bonus
– familiar with business intelligence or experience working at an investment firm
– experience with data-distributed tools (Hive, Hadoop)
– knowledge and experience working with big data and machine learning

Interested? email


iOS Engineer

Company: www.abookapp.com

Commitment/Compensation
– based on ~$200k/yr for a very qualified FTE
– currently seeking part-time

Responsibilities
– review product requirements and help create technical specs for feature development
– collaborate with a design team to bring creative ideas to the UI
– create and maintain testing infrastructure for library unit, automated UI and end-to-end integration tests

Requirements
– knowledge of UIKit and Cocoa frameworks
– deep knowledge of Swift/Objective-C
– experience releasing apps to the App Store
– strong product sense and experience working closely with product designers
– knowledge of Apple’s Interface Guidelines

Bonus
– links to apps released or libraries you’ve written

Interested? email