Software Engineer, Data Tools Engineering

Job description

Nexla is looking for passionate, talented software engineers to help us build the next generation of data operations tools. This role is best suited for someone who has a deep interest in data and analysis. You will develop cutting-edge systems to discover and manage structure in a wide variety of data sets and to track the evolution of data sets over time. The customer for your work will not necessarily be other data engineers, so your challenge is to develop systems that are easy to use and that empower non-technical users to collaborate and innovate with their data.


As the Data Tools Engineer, you will...

  • Invent and develop software to discover schemas and trends in customers’ data sets
  • Invent and develop new software to track and manage the evolution of customer data sets
  • Invent and develop new software for transforming data as it moves through the Nexla platform
  • Participate in the overall design and development of the Nexla data operations platform


You have...

  • Enthusiasm for ideation, problem solving, and coding
  • Passion for collaboration and strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability for your projects
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • A minimum of 3 years experience developing in any modern object-oriented programming language such as Java, Scala, C++ or Python
  • Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms and performance analysis
  • Previous experience in data science, particularly the discovery and analysis of structure in data, is a plus. Familiarity or an interest in machine learning also a plus.


Nexla is an equal opportunity employer committed to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive work space. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.


We are only able to consider candidates who are authorized to work in the United States, and can work in the San Francisco Bay Area.