Software Engineer, Python
DecisionNext is building the next generation predictive analytics platform to help customers across multiple industries make high-value decisions and improve end-to-end performance. We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join our Engineering team in San Francisco. The candidate will develop and maintain the analytics and server side components of the DecisionNext platform. The development will primarily be in Python, and deployed to a Linux environment in Amazon Cloud.
Experience in Python is preferred, but candidates with strong experience in other scripting languages are encouraged to apply.
The Engineering Team at DecisionNext is a multi-disciplinary group responsible for building, maintaining, and operating complex predictive analytics platform and end-user web applications. Members of the Engineering team take responsibility for a portion of the system within their core expertise, contribute to areas outside their core, and help build a professional and collegial atmosphere.
Desired Skills and Experience
- Strong fundamental understanding of software design and development
- 3-5 years of enterprise development experience, preferably in a scripting language like Python, Ruby or Perl
- Experience building web services
- No-SQL database experience, preferably MongoDB
- Experience working in a cloud environment like AWS, Rackspace or Softlayer a plus
- Comfortable working in an agile fast pace startup environment
- Experience in test-driven development
- Good analytical and communication skills
DecisionNext is a new company with a big development agenda. We are a SaaS analytics company helping customers in multiple industries make high-value decisions across the enterprise. We optimize a company’s end-to-end performance by linking supply markets to demand markets through analytical frameworks and applications. Our products influence purchasing, selling and operational decisions by analyzing, understanding and balancing key information flows and demand factors.
DecisionNext offers the ground floor opportunity and excitement of an early stage startup but with established contracts and development plans of a mature company. The founders have an extensive track record in the space of optimization and predictive analytics. We are looking for talented scientists and engineers to help us build next generation analytical software in a flexible and congenial startup atmosphere. DecisionNext is an equal opportunity employer based in San Francisco. Candidates must be local or able to relocate.
If interested please send your resumé and cover letter to Ryan MacDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org