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Jacobs (https://www.linkedin.com/company/jacobs/?lipi=urn:li:page:d_flagship3_search_srp_content;oGWHEtBoTaSEnUmRcwYhHA==) has acquired StreetLight Data (https://www.linkedin.com/company/streetlight-data-inc-/) , a mobility analytics solution provider – marking the company’s second strategic acquisition in recent months and building on its strong foundation of existing technology and #data (https://www.linkedin.com/feed/hashtag/?keywords=data&highlightedUpdateUrns=urn:li:activity:6896536636113453056) capabilities.
StreetLight pioneered the use of Big Data analytics to help transportation professionals and data analysts measure, analyze and improve transportation. Applying proprietary machine-learning algorithms to location data from mobile phones, vehicle navigation devices and IoT, StreetLight sheds light on travel patterns and makes them available on-demand via the world’s first SaaS platform for mobility, StreetLight InSight®. From measuring traffic volumes to optimizing new infrastructure to planning for autonomous vehicles, StreetLight powers more than 10,000 projects every month. StreetLight was recently acquired by Jacobs but continues to operate as an independent software organization.
StreetLight Data is seeking a high caliber Sr. Software Engineer to be part of our growing team. This team member will work on both the frontend and backend of the StreetLight InSight SaaS web application that our subscription customers use to explore and visualize travel patterns in the real world. This position reports to the Senior Director of Engineering.
Design, implement, and maintain customer-facing features, including both frontend and backend components, in the StreetLight InSight SaaS web application and analytics serving pipeline
Interface among our San Francisco, Vancouver, and Eastern European teams, and mentor more junior engineers
Deliver product releases to production each month
Write automated unit tests and participate in peer design and code reviews
Collaborate daily with the other developers and QA engineers on the team, as well as with Product Management
Productize analytics handoffs from the Data Science and Data Engineering team
Tune StreetLight InSight for performance, scalability, and reliable operation to serve our growing customer base
Assist Support and Operations in resolving production issues when needed, and improve the product to avoid them in the future
Here’s What You’ll Need:
BS / MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or an Engineering discipline from a top university
5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer at a software product company, preferable in an enterprise market
3+ years of experience developing web-based SaaS applications
Competence and interest in both frontend and backend web development
Experience with SQL databases
Product and customer orientation
Good communication skills – both written and verbal
Quick learner, and a strong team player
StreetLight Data is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. StreetLight Data provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.