Senior Software Engineer - Big Data

Austin, TX, United States Full-time

This position is for a senior software engineer who will be responsible for our results generation and optimization platform.  Applicants must be able to leverage big data and data mining technologies to solve a diverse set of problems.

Brightfire operates a network of websites for job seekers and provides a suite of services for job seekers, employers and other partners.  Along the way, we collect about 10 million data points each day, and our entire business is driven by analysis and real-time reporting. The Senior Software Engineer in charge of optimization and machine learning will build, design, and maintain the matching engines that power our sites.

We are a small team that has tripled revenues in the past 18 months and we are looking for an enthusiastic and talented individual who thrives on having a lot of responsibility.

In addition to top of the line pay and bonuses, our benefits include comprehensive medical, 401k with employer contribution, and generous vacation.

 Skills & Requirements

  • 6 years of software development experience
  • Experience in Machine Learning, Statistical Modeling, Data Mining, Pattern Recognition, Information Retrieval, and Natural Language Processing
  • Experience working with Hadoop, Casandra, or other NoSQL technologies   
  • Experience building scalable distributed systems.

About Brightfire

Brightfire is a job technology company located in Austin, TX. We have grown up over the past 7 years by remaining fiercely profitable, hiring very smart people, and sharing the rewards of our growth with our employees.