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  • Career Opportunities at Brave Venture Labs

  • Posted on: 6 August, 2019 Deadline: Not Specified
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  • The company is a leading mobile technology and data science company committed to financial inclusion globally. Millions of people have borrowed through its smartphone app, which provides instant, personalized credit to underserved customers in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. It is backed by leading venture and impact investors including PayPal, Revolution Growth, IVP, and Lowercase Capital.

    Brave finds rising star talent for high growth companies. That means we’re always on the look out for brilliant folks like you. We work to understand your work interests, career goals, and talents. And then put you in touch with our clients who might want to interview you. Feel free to share our details with a friend or peer. We’d be happy to link them with jobs too.

     

    Site Reliability Engineer

     

    Responsibilities:
    • You will help drive all application-level aspects of the company’s SaaS operations.
    • You will build, deploy, analyze, troubleshoot and scale the service wherever and whenever.
    • You will collaborate closely with Engineering and Data Scientists on all architectural decisions and stay current on nascent technologies to make influential recommendations.
    • You will operate very large relational and NoSQL databases, queuing systems, pub-sub servers, and other core infrastructural components.
     
    Qualifications:
    • Tinkerer- you love to try out new tools and technologies to further improve the platform.
    • Technology Toolbox- you have all of the tools for development plus a few extras.
    • Leader- you have the ability to keep pace with, and set pace for, your teammates. Able to learn and teach new technologies and solutions.
    • Solutions Driven- experience thinking out loud to create the best solutions to complex, tricky problems, using the latest technical methodologies/processes.
    • Global Thinker – you have the passion to deploy a service that is truly global and love the chance to solve complex problems that arise from this.
    Requirements:
    • 2+ years experience in DevOps processes and tools (Ansible, Docker, Vagrant, Chef/Puppet, PagerDuty, NewRelic, Splunk).
    • Expert knowledge in AWS (EC2, S3, RDS, ELB, ElasticCache, VPC, VPN).
    • Proficiency in Cloud and Application Security, and Certification (ISO-27001, SOC 1, SOC 2).
    • Degree in Computer Science and/or Math.
    • Proficiency in Agile development process.
    Preferred skills & experience:
    • Highly motivated and self-disciplined.
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals.
    • Excellent ability to prioritize and communicate in a fast-paced environment.

    Mobile Engineer

     

    ABOUT THE ROLE
     
    Obsess about the customer
    • Design and develop advanced mobile apps
    • Help implement product features on the mobile apps
    • Prototype and redesign features to improve the customer experience
    Grow together
    • Work closely with product and design teams to customize the experience for the mobile platform
    • Ensure the technical feasibility of designs
    Be flexible
    • Bug fixing and optimizing application performance
    • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
    Simplify processes
    • Design and implement engineering solutions and procedures with simplicity in mind
    • Build reusable code and libraries
    • Unit-testing code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
    Continuously learn
    • Have an open mind and keep up to date with the volatile product needs, industry best practices and standards and implement them to ensure we have a stable and scalable product
    • We’ll surround you with people that love little details and bring out your best
    • Be open and transparent within your team and the rest of the  team
    ABOUT YOU
    • You became an engineer because you like writing software that helps people.
    • You have a history of working on mobile projects at scale and can bring a high level of expertise to the business.
    • Your code is not only a pleasure for customers to use, but for other engineers to read and understand easily.
    • A big part of being great at your job revolves around being very organized and communicative. It’s clear from your experience that you have those characteristics.

    Senior Software Developer

     

    They are looking for Senior Developers to join their growing team. They implements a range of data management solutions for government and the enterprise using open source technologies, including many that our team creates and maintains in house.

    Senior Developers have experience working with teams of developers in a leading role. They communicate regularly with technical and non-technical stakeholders about the team’s work, and therefore need excellent spoken and written English. Their Senior Developers scope and define work for other developers on their delivery teams, as well as lead on technical implementation.

    Most of the work we do is in Python, and experience designing and implementing web applications in Python is a must. As they do a lot of work with data, experience with data wrangling, data engineering, and/or data science is highly desirable, as is a strong working knowledge of SQL and other database technologies. They also do frontend development with modern JavaScript, and build web servers with Node.js.

    Responsibilities

    • Technical design, scoping, and implementation of data management solutions for clients, using open source software.
    • Oversight of technology with a team of developers as part of agile project delivery.
    • Communication with project stakeholders about technical delivery, including at times client-facing meetings.

    Technologies

    • Python
    • Flask and Django
    • SQL (SQL Alchemy, PostgreSQL)
    • Node.js
    • Angular and React
    • Docker
    • Kubernetes
    • Google Cloud

    Location

    The company is a remote-first workplace, experience in remote working is desirable. They are currently looking for people in European and US time zones.

    Backend Engineer

     

    Responsibilities:

    • You will design and implement product features as defined in the roadmap
    • You will own and maintain substantial portions of the backend infrastructure
    • The opportunity to code using cutting-edge platforms and interact with our data science team
    • You will mentor and grow junior engineers on best practices and code efficiency
    Qualifications:
    • Detailed oriented – you are a proven developer who values clean and efficient code
    • Technology toolbox – you have all of the tools for development plus a few extras
    • Translator – you have experience working closely with product managers, cross-functional teams, and customers to translate requirements into technical design
    • Leader – you have the ability to keep pace with, and set pace for, your teammates. Able to learn and teach new technologies and solutions
    • Solutions Driven – experience thinking out loud to create the best solutions to complex, tricky problems, using the latest technical methodologies/processes
    Requirements:
    • 4+ years experience working on backend software using modern languages and frameworks (Java, Scala, Python, Play, Django)
    • Advanced degree in Computer Science and/or Math
    • Expert proficiency in Agile development process
    • Working knowledge in API development for mobile/web use
    • Strong relational database experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, or MS SQL)
    Preferred skills & experience:
    • Highly motivated and self disciplined
    • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
    • Excellent ability to prioritize and communication in a fast pace environment
    • Bonus: Experience in predictive analysis and machine learning

    Software Developer

     

    The company is looking for Developers to join their growing team. The company implements a range of data management solutions for government and the enterprise using open source technologies, including many that our team creates and maintains in house.

    Developers at this company work as part of a delivery team under technical supervision of a Senior Developer. They communicate about their work with technical and non-technical stakeholders on their team, and therefore need to be proficient in spoken and written English. Their developers scope and define work with their Senior Developers depending on level of experience and are responsible for implementation of a range of data management solutions.

    Most of the work they do is in Python, and some experience implementing web applications in Python or Node.js is required. As they do a lot of work with data, experience with data wrangling, data engineering, and/or data science is desirable, as is some familiarity with SQL or other database technologies. They also do frontend development with modern JavaScript, and any experience with JavaScript, HTML, or CSS is an advantage.

    Responsibilities

    • Implementation of data management solutions for clients, using open source software.
    • Teamwork with other developers, as well as non-technical team members, as part of agile project delivery.

    Technologies

    • Python
    • Flask and Django
    • SQL (SQL Alchemy, PostgreSQL)
    • Node.js
    • Angular and React
    • Docker
    • Kubernetes
    • Google Cloud

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) / email(s) below to apply on company website.

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