The Giant Oak team is comprised of a small group of individuals who are innovative, intellectually curious, and passionate about using our knowledge to make the world a better, safer place. The members of our organization have expertise in machine learning, behavioral science, national security, and illicit markets, and we have a shared passion for advancing the frontier of conventional knowledge in our chosen fields. We are looking for candidates who are independently driven and comfortable functioning outside of the norm, willing to build onto their foundation of rigorous quantitative and analytical skills by using creative techniques and insights to formulate the next generation of tools for public safety and security while promoting privacy and inclusion.
We make the world a safer place by applying behavioral and computer science in big data environments to identify illicit behaviors, actors, and networks. We build software to help our customers effectively and efficiently reduce crime, fraud, coercion, and violence.
Partner with product, design, and front-end teams to scope, build, and launch new back end data centric features.
Design automated solutions for building, testing, monitoring and deploying applications in a continuous deployment environment.
Customer support to include ETL tasks, troubleshooting of the system or delivering bug fixes and new features to resolve.
Integration of multiple data sources including web scale crawling.
Desired Skills & Experience:
2+ years of back end development experience
Experience developing in Python 2 and 3
Experience deploying and working with AWS Web Services
Experience with Elasticsearch, Postgres, MySQL
Experience with build technologies such as Jenkins, Docker, Terraform or Rundeck
Experience working in an agile development environment with Jira and/or equivalent to manage priorities
Self-motivated and willing to handle competing priorities in a fast-paced environment