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Senior Software Engineer - Big Data and Machine Learning

Job Info:


Category: Development
Company Description: Tech Firm Turning Social Media into Actionable Alerts
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Location:
Job Number: 8777

Job Description:


Our client is the leading real-time information discovery company. Our ability to find and deliver information faster than any other source has completely revolutionized how critical, relevant and actionable information reaches the news, finance, public sector and corporate security industries.

Our ascent to being the most exciting company in New York City and the “super tool of journalists and hedge funds” as well as security professionals in both the corporate and public sectors has led to numerous accolades and achievements. We’ve been named #13 on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 list, added to the AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies list and received an invitation to speak at the World Economic Forum.    

Headquartered in New York City and nearing 200 employees, Dataminr provides a challenging and dynamic environment where everyone feels that they have the freedom to be innovative, impactful and influential. We’ve crafted a culture that promotes team interaction, work-life balance and the sharing of information and ideas because it empowers us to do our best work and have fun. If you want to be a part of the most interesting and exciting high-growth tech company in New York, please keep reading!

Who you are:

You are a dedicated software engineer interested in helping us sort, analyze and deliver relevant information from terabytes of unstructured data in the social media space. You are interested in strong abstractions that allow for fast iteration, easy integration and short development cycles, allowing us to constantly learn from our data and empowering our clients to apply these insights toward product enhancements.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • B.S/M.S./Ph.D. in Computer Science or related fields
  • 5+ years experience in handling or analyzing large volumes of data
  • Strong experience with distributed data processing system, such as Hadoop/MapReduce, Hive, Pig and SQL/NoSQL databases
  • Extensive experience in Java or C++ and experience with scripting languages
  • Excellent knowledge of data structures, algorithms and design patterns
  • Ability to solve open-ended problems in an elegant, scalable manner
  • Pay close attention to detail and display a high standard for accuracy and responsiveness
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and an ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team

Our offering of competitive benefits and perks include:

  • Company paid benefits for employees and their dependents, such as medical, dental, vision, disability and life
  • Flexible spending account to be used for out-of-pocket medical, transit, parking and dependent care expenses 
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Generous leave
  • Daily catered meals
  • A kitchen fully stocked with snacks and beverages
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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
mark.sterling@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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