Senior Backend Engineer -Golang

  • Intelletec
  • Feb 26, 2021
Permanent

Job Description

Our AI startup client based in Santa Monica are growing out a new team and looking to build and grow across their engineering team. As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will define the frontier of logistics optimization, supply prediction, and demand prediction.

About The Role

Every member of the team is laser-focused on innovating on behalf of our customers. This position is highly entrepreneurial in nature, hence it requires candidates who can develop a full picture of the business problem to ship end-to-end solutions.

  • This role is roughly 80% software engineering and 20% data science. You will work with Go, TensorFlow, PostgreSQL and various Google Cloud Platform tools to develop "the brain" of the platform. Specifically, you will
  • Solve problems using mechanistic, bottom-up thinking and statistical, top-down approaches
  • Develop novel mechanisms by which to optimize supply chain
  • Build and improve the intelligence behind our logistics simulations and market optimization algorithms
  • Implement and ship models to predict the demand for commodities at nodes in a logistics network, the availability of supply, estimated arrival times, delays and more


Skills:
  • Ability to design and implement AI tools in Go
  • Experience in at least one ML framework, such as TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, etc.
  • Experience building solutions involving algorithms, optimization, reinforcement learning, artificial neural networks, discrete event simulation and case based reasoning
  • Ability to execute with little oversight and to solve problems quickly
  • Experience with function/path optimization and some of the more common algorithms - linear programming, BOBYQA, A* Search, simulated annealing
  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field


Benefits
  • We offer a competitive benefits package as well as numerous additional perks including
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401k with matching
  • Company-paid life and short-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid parking or transit pass
  • Relocation offered when applicable
  • Daily coffee, tea, drinks & snacks
  • Team happy hours