Senior Data Engineer | Sustainability AI Startup

Intelletec has partnered with a fast-growing Food Sustainability startup in San Francisco who are solving the big problems around food waste and the fresh food supply chain. They are using cutting-edge AI combined with thoughtful design to enhance decision-making and optimize store workflows. The results are powerful: in live deployments in grocery stores, they have demonstrated the potential to double profits and reduce food waste by 50%!

They are growing fast and are in partnership with 4 large regional grocers representing 500+ stores and >$10B in revenue. Backers include Innovation Endeavors (former Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s firm) and Baseline Ventures (first money in Stitchfix, SoFi, Heroku, Instagram).

What will you be doing?

    • Building fast and reliable data pipelines that enable training machine learning models over billions of historical data points collected from tens of thousands of retail stores across the US.
    • Integrating with our customers’ infrastructure, which includes a variety of contemporary and legacy IT systems. Setting up data feeds from the customers’ systems.
    • Maintaining transactional, analytic, and NoSQL databases and data lakes over terabytes of data.
    • Collaborating with an interdisciplinary team of experts in machine learning, data scientists, design, software engineering, and business process optimization

What skills and experience do you need?

    • Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent
    • 2+ years of work experience.
    • Strong programming and problem-solving skills.
    • Expert-level knowledge of databases, data lakes, data pipelines, SQL. Experience with big data frameworks such as Apache Spark is a big plus.
    • Experience working with Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and other cloud providers.
    • Familiarity with statistical concepts and/or devops expertise are a plus. Experience with data visualization is a plus.