Placed is looking to add a Software Engineer to the team at Placed. This position will work closely with our science team to bring new research results and algorithms into production. This means proactively identifying performance bottlenecks and producing code with an eye toward long term maintainability. Furthermore, this engineer will be able to take a description of an algorithm and produce an engineering design which balances the needs of the algorithm with the realities of our existing infrastructure and feature roadmap.
Fluent Java programmer
Extensive experience with either Python or Ruby (or both!)
Complexity analysis is second nature
Production Experience w/Cloud Services, Preferably Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, etc)
Familiarity with Hadoop MapReduce
Maven, Jenkins, Git