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Employees3
Salary110-140/YR USD
FulltimeYes
TelecommuteNo
IndustryMobile, Software, E-commerce, Enterprise, Advertising
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Senior Data Architect

at 680 Partners, LLC in New York, NY   —   Apr 17, 2014   |  
Overview
Our company is a venture-backed startup headquartered in the Flatiron district of New York City, is looking for Engineering candidates with strong experience/expertise working with large relational databases with complex data models. This is not a DBA role, rather an engineering role with a Data Science slant. The applicant would report to the company’s Lead Engineer who has a long standing commitment to open standards, best practices, quality, usability and mentoring.

Applicants will work on projects directly related to the production of the company’s Web applications and back end systems, including creating/extending APIs, building entirely new applications and constructing new feature sets. Applicants will work alongside a small, dedicated team including the Co-Founders who pulled it all together. Ideal candidates will have a passion for building cool products as well as an interest in what it takes to build and run an NYC startup.
Responsibilities
End-to-end, data intensive, Web software development (front-end, server-side and database integration)
Database design, architecture and change management
Maintenance and support of applications and database schema
Translate concepts and designs into functioning application features
Play a key role in the development and enhancement of our company’s web presence
Solve complex business problems by writing simple, effective code
Experience
Languages: Python, Java, SQL (Postgres), JavaScript, HTML, CSS
Frameworks: Django, JQuery, RESTful Web Services
Solid understanding of HTTP based applications and limitations, OOP, familiarity with flowcharts and basic UML for describing software interactions
Strong UI sense – not a designer but strong opinions based on previous UI experience
Open mind, desire to learn and love for challenges are much more important than any one of the laundry list of languages and frameworks listed above. Unix / Linux and Windows comfort is important as well.
Entrepreneurial, passionate, easy to work with, comfortable in a small, fast-paced, agile start-up environment
Super productive (Gets Things Done)
Comfortable working independently AND in a team
Ability to handle multiple concurrent activities
Excellent verbal, written and communication skills is a MUST
Skills
Matrix analysis and computation
Computational/Applied Linear Algebra
Machine learning, data mining, and predictive analysis
Knowledge in natural language processing
Data warehouse experience
Data visualization
HTML5 knowledge
Linux based Web infrastructure admin experience
API development and documentation
Scala knowledge
NoSQL Databases
Education
Min BA required
Compensation
110-140K base with equity and benefits
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