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Junior "Big Data" Software Engineer (Linux)

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AlchemyAPI is a natural language processing and text mining platform that is used over 3 billion times every month. We're a rapidly growing Denver-based company, doing exciting work in the fields of A.I. and the semantic web.

Position Overview:

Orchestr8 is seeking a talented Junior Software Engineer to join our "Big Data" team. This position involves creating and using custom software tools to gather, manipulate, pre-process, and filter large data-sets. We're looking for a candidate who enjoys working in a fast-paced startup environment, with an interest in artificial intelligence technologies and the semantic web. This position will involve working with more senior engineers, with opportunities for mentorship and career advancement.

Candidate should be experienced in Linux software development and related technologies (LAMP, Linux text processing tools, bash, etc.), have good communication skills, and should enjoy working in a customer-facing environment. If you are a self-motivated, highly creative, engineering-focused person, with an interest in AI and related technologies, come talk to us. If you watched IBM Watson compete on Jeopardy and thought "I want to build that", come talk to us.

Skill Requirements:

  • Solid understanding of Linux software development.
  • Experience with Linux command-line text manipulation tools.
  • Desire and ability to work with large data-sets.
  • Good communications & customer management skills.
  • Experience in Agile development and object-oriented design.
  • Basic Linux system admin knowledge.
  • Self-motivation & creativity.
  • Familiarity with multiple languages (Java, Python, etc.) is a plus.

To apply for this position:

Submit your resume, cover letter, and other relevant information (work portfolio, examples of independent projects, reasons you are awesome) to: jobs[remove-this-if-you-are-a-human]_at_alchemyapi.com. Please note we do not accept recruiter or staffing company submissions. We leverage a technical recruiting process employing multiple in-person interviews and skills testing/evaluation, and are an EEO employer.

Junior "Big Data" Software Engineer (Linux) at AlchemyAPI




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Denver, CO




Jan 23, 2013