Welcome to Simply Hired!

Like what you see here? Check out more Software Developers, Applications like this one.

Show Me More

Senior Software Engineer

Apply Now

Company: Knewton

Location: New York City, NY

Date Posted: March 13, 2014

Source: Dice

Knewton is on a mission to personalize education. At Knewton, youll solve tough problems, own your projects, and grow on the job. Knewton has been recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum in Davos and one of the top 25 best places to work by Crains New York Business. Senior Software Engineer
- Analytics You will be part of a high caliber team whose members have won medals in math olympiads and programming competitions with publications in top tier distributed systems and machine learning conferences. A team who enjoys exploring new paradigms and technologies to build things that scale, replicate, are easy to manage, and have elegant APIs. This is an outstanding opportunity to Work on a system that executes real-time statistical models processing thousands of model parameters per second to deliver recommendations to millions of students in real-time. Be a key contributor as that system grows into ...

Knewton is on a mission to personalize education. At Knewton, youll solve tough problems, own your projects, and grow on the job. Knewton has been recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum in Davos and one of the top 25 best places to work by Crains New York Business. Senior Software Engineer
- Analytics You will be part of a high caliber team whose members have won medals in math olympiads and programming competitions with publications in top tier distributed systems and machine learning conferences. A team who enjoys exploring new paradigms and technologies to build things that scale, replicate, are easy to manage, and have elegant APIs. This is an outstanding opportunity to Work on a system that executes real-time statistical models processing thousands of model parameters per second to deliver recommendations to millions of students in real-time. Be a key contributor as that system grows into tens of millions of students. Work with top data scientists on implementing their models in an efficient way. Your responsibilities Design and implement components for the analytics service and framework with focus on scalability, availability, easy maintenance and providing an intuitive API for model development by data scientists. Perform design reviews with a focus on clarity and efficient trade-offs between development time, model precision, and maintenance cost. Perform code reviews with focus on best practices in terms of software engineering and clean, high performance code. Communicate with internal teams (front-end and recommendations) and handle their requirements from brainstorming to implementation. You must have A CS or related Degree (MS, Phd A+) and 5+ years of industry experience in building distributed Java applicationssystems. Experience in mentoring junior developers. Comfort in jumping into projects that touch different components of a large system. Comfort with cross-team communication. Desire to pay attention to detail and enforce high designcoding standards. Familiarity with agile development methodology. Performed design and code reviews. Experience in writing optimized Java code. Not required, but highly desirable Experience fine tuning the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Unix. Experience with open-source technologies. Experience with big data processing using NoSQL technologies like Cassandra, Hadoop, and Hive. Experience in stream processing or actor models like Akka. Knowledge of machine learning techniques. Perks include Competitive salary, great benefits and stock options. As much paid vacation as you need to take. Flexible hours. High-quality equipment (default setup a Mac laptop with a giant monitor). The opportunity to use cutting-edge machine learning and engineering techniques to transform and democratize education. Knewton, Inc. 100 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10011 httpwww.knewton.com java

Show more

Other jobs you might like

  • Senior Oracle (Peoplesoft.. 1018144 0012651

    Nyu Langone Medical Center

    - New York City, NY

    Job ID: 1018144_0012651 Area of Talent: IT/Health IT/Informatics Position Type: Full-Time/Regular Location: NYU Hospitals Center Shift: 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM Union: Non Union NYU...

    8 days ago from NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Sr Software Developer Java (103429)

    TD Ameritrade

    - Jersey City, NJ

    Job Title: Sr Software Developer - Java Job ID: 103429 Job Location: Jersey City, New Jersey Employment Type: Contract Type: Regular Manager Level: Second Level Professional A...

    8 days ago from TD Ameritrade
  • Jr. Software Developer

    NEW

    Schlesinger Associates

    - Iselin, NJ

    For over 45 years, we've been constantly perfecting the art and science of qualitative and quantitative data collection. Put simply, we provide answers to your questions through...

    1 day ago from ZipRecruiter
  • API Developer Evangelist – Profitable Startup With Stock Options

    Smith & Keller

    - New York City, NY

    API Developer Evangelist – Profitable Startup With Stock Options May 26th, 2014|Brooklyn|$70000+| PHP API Developer Evangelist – Profitable Startup With Stock Options ABOUT...

    9 days ago from Smith & Keller INC
  • Application Development Professional II

    Mitsubishii UFJ Financial Group

    - Jersey City, NJ

    Join a financial group that’s as committed to your future as you are. At MUFG, we share a vision for our future, we share our successes, and we strive to bring out the best in...

    7 days ago from Mitsubishii UFJ Financial Group
  • Software Engineer - RESIM

    Delphi

    - New York City, NY

    Delphi is a leading global supplier of electronics and technologies for automotive, commercial vehicle and other market segments. Our state-of-the-art Automotive Active Safety...

    5 days ago from Delphi
  • Lead C++/Core Java Developer

    Principle Solutions Group

    - New York City, NY

    Lead C++/Core Java Developer Well-known and reputable financial services company in NYC is hiring immediately for a Technical Lead C++/Core Java Developer with experience in...

    14 days ago from Principle Solutions Group
  • Software Developer

    D.P.Placement Power

    - New York City, NY

    We are seeking bright individuals who thrive to take leadership and participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, from design to testing to deployment.

    6 days ago from TheLadders.com
  • Core Java Developer

    NEW

    Software Guidance & Assistance

    - New York City, NY

    Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a Core Java Developer for a contract assignment with one of our premier financial clients in New York, NY.

    1 day ago from Net-Temps
  • Python Developer

    Monticello Consulting Group

    - New York City, NY

    Role/Responsibilities: Monticello Consulting Group seeks Python Developer to join our Agile development team supporting a large financial datawarehouse.of trade positions and...

    6 days ago from TheLadders.com

Show Me More

Were you satisfied with these results? Yes | No
Thank you for your feedback!