Senior Cloud Software Engineer

Seattle, Washington, United States Full-time

Passionate about technology? Want to fly drones?

Unearth is an early-stage startup, building incredible new technology, and led by a killer group of serial entrepreneurs and product rockstars.  We’re  applying some of the newest technologies like drones, remote sensing, IoT and computer vision to solve productivity challenges that have historically plagued the Construction Industry.  In order to empower the builders in this 1.7B industry, Unearth is building a next generation collaboration platform to bridge the information gap between desk workers and field teams, leading to streamlined and highly effective decision making.  

 

As a foundational member of the Unearth team, you’ll be working side-by-side with the executive and founding staff.  As a senior engineer, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from selecting technologies, finding novel implementations for challenging problems and helping to define and build the company coding philosophy, culture and team.  If you’re looking to grow as a person and in your career, there will be no better opportunity.  You’ll get to spend your time developing a product from scratch, free from the constraints of  years old tech debt and big company process.

 

Come join our venture funded team as we build another seattle success story!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Hand pick the architecture and  the technology stack that enables a highly scalable and flexible cloud-based product offering
  • Engineer the glue that binds emerging technologies like computer vision and remote sensing to produce predictive insights
  • Maintain a high quality bar while rapidly iterating on new product features
  • Quickly prototype new ideas based on real-time customer feedback
  • Define engineering best practices and engineering culture for the company up front
  • Lead technical hiring process and provide technical mentorship

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Effective communication skills, ability to work well in a diverse team environment
  • Flexibility and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Data and metrics driven
  • Experience developing full stack software; back-end data layer, business logic, and UI
  • Experience with a variety of modern programming languages and open-source technologies
  • Experience architecting cloud based platforms (AWS or Google Cloud)
  • Experience processing large volumes of data in parallel, performance optimization, data analysis skills using tools like R or Python
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or similar discipline
  • 5+ years of professional software development
  • 2+ years of professional software development leadership

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience communicating with customers, support and management to help ensure the product delivered aligns with the product strategy and business goals
  • Experience mentoring junior level software engineers
  • Experience leading the construction of a complex software system that was successfully delivered·

 

UNEARTH OFFERS...

  • An amazing team and work environment
  • Fremont office located directly on the Burke-Gilman trail,  within walking distance of local restaurants, coffee shops, and bars
  • Unlimited personal time off (PTO)
  • Health benefits (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Outstanding team morale events
  • Competitive salary compensation
  • Performance based stock option grants