X-Mode provides real-time location data and technologies that power location intelligence for advertising and business decisions in financial services, healthcare, high-tech, real-estate, retail, and the public sector. X-Mode's flagship product is a fast-growing big data location platform, which maps daily the precise routes of 10% of the U.S. Population and maps monthly 1 in 3 adult U.S. smartphone users. X-Mode strives to produce and monetize the world’s largest location platform and ultimately create a global “living map” of 1 billion people with the highest quality location data in order to fuel the best location intelligence business solutions.
X-Mode Social, Inc. is looking for a full-time lead software engineer to work on X-Mode's data platform and join our rapidly growing team. For this position, you can work in either our Reston, VA headquarters or remotely. Our technical staff is scattered across the U.S, so you'll need to be comfortable working remotely. We often use videoconferencing tools (like Slack, Google Meet) to coordinate, as well as Jira for tasking, and Bitbucket for source control. We work in short sprints, and we'll count on you to provide estimates for tasks to be completed and delivered. We're looking to hire someone to start right away! Think you've got what it takes? Apply below!
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Use big data technologies, processing frameworks, and platforms to solve complex problems related to location
Build, improve, and maintain data pipelines that ingest billions of data points on a daily basis
Efficiently query data and provide data sets to help Sales and Client Success teams' with any data evaluation requests
Ensure high data quality through analysis, testing, and usage of machine learning algorithms
WHO YOU ARE:
3-5+ years of Spark and Scala experience
Experience working with very large databases and batch processing datasets with hundreds of millions of records
Experience with Hadoop ecosystem, e.g. Spark, Hive, or Presto/Athena
Real-time streaming with Kinesis, Kafka or similar libraries
4+ years working with SQL and relational databases
3+ years working in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
A self-motivated learner who is willing to self-teach
Willing to mentor junior developers
Self-starter who can maintain a team-centered outlook
BONUS: Experience with Python, Machine Learning
BONUS: GIS/Geospatial tools/analysis and any past experience with geolocation data
WHAT WE OFFER:
Cool people, solving cool problems.
Medical, Dental and Vision
15 Days of PTO (Paid Time Off)
We value your input. This is a chance to get in on the "ground floor" of a growing company