Senior Full Stack Engineer

in chapel hill, NC

Job #:270286

Practice Area: Creative

Date Posted: 12/18/2018

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Job Title:  Senior Full Stack Engineer
Location:  Chapel Hill, NC
Industry:  Energy Evaluation Analytics
Terms:  Contract-to-Hire
Compensation:  $60-$65/hr ($120,000 - $125,000 + equity when permanent)
Requirements:  R, Python / Pandas, Django, PostgreSQL 

Senior Full Stack Engineer Job Summary:

In this role you will be joining a start-up client in the energy evaluation sector and work side-by-side with business experts to drive product development efforts.  You will need to have ability and strong desire to drive technical direction and be involved in growing a start-up ran by seasoned industry professional.  We are looking for a full stack development subject matter expert with heavy backend development experience in the Python stack, but overall a technology agnostic who loves solving business problems.

  • Our platform runs in docker containers on Amazon ECS Fargate, automated with Terraform
  • We use cutting-edge open source data management and statistics tools in Python and R
  • We manage all data, including a large volume of geospatial data, with PostgreSQL with PostGIS
  • We strongly support you spending time contributing to the open source community
  • Previous experience with finance or the oil and gas industry will help you succeed
  • We expect you to make practical compromises with your software design to meet sales targets
  • You must be willing to learn new concepts quickly, with books we will happily buy for you
  • You will be managing technical priorities in Github Teams and leading a team of geographically distributed consultants, so basic project management and organizational skills are important
  • We have an entrepreneurial and fast-paced work environment, and you must be comfortable setting your own priorities for the business and communicating them with the rest of the team 

Senior Full Stack Engineer Job Requirements:

  • Professional experience writing high-quality software in Python, especially Pandas and Django
  • Hands-on experience with git, linux, relational databases, computer networking, and AWS
  • Demonstrated curiosity about financial products, oil and gas industry, and statistics
  • Desire to learn on the job and contribute to whatever software projects are needed to add value
  • Ability to perform at a high level under tight, changing deadlines
  • Excitement about our software product and being the technical leader of our business decisions 

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Allows for partial remote work flexibility
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible

How to Apply: 

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Blake Williams at 919-287-3974 with your full name, job title, and location. 

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