Backend Engineer - Python, Data Scraping

Company: Optello
Location: Palo Alto, California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 03.SEP.2021
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Disruptive. Game Changer. Truly innovative. These are just some of the ways we've been described. Coming off our recent Series A funding rou...


Disruptive. Game Changer. Truly innovative. These are just some of the ways we've been described. Coming off our recent Series A funding round, we're ready to take the intelligence community by storm!

We are an ex-DOD, silicon valley-based startup building products that impact the global intelligence theater now & in the future. Our team is composed of the best and the brightest, working on big data, machine learning technology all while maintaining a casual, laid-back working environment. We are looking for high-energy, down-to-earth developers & engineers who are ready to build out our next-gen technology and make a real impact on the global stage. If you're interested in being a founding member of our engineering team, keep reading!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Building out mission-driven software solutions for the defense & intelligence community
  • Work side-by-side with our mission team and product managers to ideate software solutions
  • Design client-side and server-side architecture
  • Writing APIs
  • Creating security & data protection settings when necessary
  • Mobile Responsive Design
  • Working along side with analysts & data scientists to constantly improve software design & functionality
What You Need for this Position
  • BSCS or related degree & at least 1.5 years of production Backend (or Data Engineer) development experience
  • 2+ years as a Backend Engineer or similar role
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience scraping data or a strong desire to learn
  • Some experience with AWS, ElasticSearch, Docker are nice to haves
What's In It for You

" Top pay ($120-$170k base + pre-IPO equity), benefits and ability to work in one of the most exciting technology fields where you can make a global difference!

" 100% remote

" Casual but fast-paced Silicon-Valley style work environment, surrounded by the best and the brightest technical and financial minds

" Make a true impact on our company and products with high-visibility and possibilities for career growth

" The opportunity to gain meaningful career development while working with the core development & engineering team

" Opportunity to learn a ton and to continue to grow as a developer / engineer / Cyber Security guru

So, if you are a Backend Data Engineer with a passion for working in a mission-driven environment building world-class software, please apply today!

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Luke Pallo - Recruiter - Optello

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