Our customer access our indexes through a license to our web-based dashboard interface.
We are looking for an accomplished SaaS software engineer to help us scale our product. You will help set the technical direction for our cloud-based solution's architecture to ensure the successfull delivery of our promise to our customers as we scale, in terms of data access and restrictions, responsiveness, and high scale data storage.
A seasoned computer science / engineering professional, who:
Has experience building and scaling solutions with superior UX/UI and complex cloud-based infrastructure. (We would love to see an example of your work!)
Is able to plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product according to business value (ROI) and company vision.
Is ready to lead the planning of the product sprints/releases, set expectation for the delivery of new functionalities/features, and provide vision and direction to the Agile development team during the execution.
Is able to write clean, maintainable code, and set up and maintain cloud services and APIs.
Represents the technological agenda in team and management meetings, and when making hiring decisions.
Maintains current knowledge of technology landscape and developments, and keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends.
Tracks and analyses technology performance metrics.
Can work in close coordination with the data team.
The main tech stack consists of:
SQL, Redis and BigQuery databases
Google Cloud services or equivalent
GIS and Flask are a plus
We are looking for personalities that:
Have a passion for building digital tools that have a real-world impact.
Have a true entrepreneurial spirit.
Believe in the power of data, consumer insights, and world-class design.
Have in-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles.
Have excellent organizational and time management skills.
Quickly adapt and develop new talent, and are willing to step outside their comfort zone to do so.
Have efficient communication skills and are team players with the confidence to take the lead and guide others.
Are able to overcome obstacles and provide options (problem solving & resilient attitude).
Are attentive to details.
Are strategic thinkers with a vision and want to grow into leaders.
Take the initiative thought leadership, innovation and creativity.
Own the development methodology.
Passion & impact
We offer an opportunity to make a difference while following your passion. I speak for the team when saying we are firm believers that we can make cities better for everyone through technology and data, but over all through people understanding. If you are seeking not only to have an impact, but also to see your input be part of that impact, then this is your place.
Challenges and growth:
We are working on an Artificial Intelligence forecasting platform for creating liveable cities. We are the only smart city expert that combines urban data with crowd insights in one single platform.
The complexity of our solution requires a solid vision and a sturdy architecture, but also plenty of creative problem solving. Such environment encourages a continuous learning curve.
Trust. Investment & Customers
We are backed up by a selection of Angel investors with Real Estate and business expertise, and, most importantly, who also believe in our solution and our team. We are also supported by Business Finland.
We work with big real estate players such as Ramboll, NCC, YIT, KONE and SKANSKA, who we have built solid relationships with and who contribute to validate the product from its early R&D stages.
Our other strength is our team, composed by talent from 8 different countries and wide range of expertise (machine learning, data science, computer science, urban planning, IT, marketing, sales...). They are all driven by values, lead their own processes and have built good team working dynamics.
Other sweet stuff about working with us:
We support a work-life balance (parents and pet owners welcome!).
International environment (8 different nationalities!)
Equity / options
You will grow into our family
Brainstorming coffee (or tea) sessions and team breakfasts
Daily fruits and snacks to keep the energy up!
Working in the trendiest startup hub: Maria01 (in the city centre).
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.
Kids are the future, go spend time with them.