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Software Engineer II - BlackLocus

Austin, TX 78701
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\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EAbout BlackLocus \u003Cbr /\u003E BlackLocus is building cloud-based analytic tools to optimize and automate retail merchandising decisions such as pricing, assortment, space and fulfillment. By applying machine learning and revenue management techniques, the BlackLocus platform enables intelligent retail software to identify opportunities for competitive advantage. The company was a venture-funded startup, founded by Carnegie Mellon alumni and entrepreneurs with a passion for creative deployment of new technology. Acquired by The Home Depot in December of 2012, we operate with autonomy as a product lab from an office located in downtown Austin, TX. \u003Cbr /\u003E Job Summary \u003Cbr /\u003E BlackLocus is seeking creative, thoughtful coders to join our development team. Our people solve interesting, challenging problems while working closely with data scientists and business analysts. We build tools to make business actions simple even from large data sets. Our data mining and machine learning pipeline, as well as our user-facing applications, are built primarily in Java, Python, and JavaScript. Our services and tools are entirely cloud-deployed.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E100%- Delivery \u0026 Execution: Write clean, maintainable, high-quality code; Collaborate to establish best practices across development projects; Help take new products from prototype to deployment; Solve problems with production systems and automate operations as much as possible \u003Cbr /\u003E Stay current with advancements in technology and advocate for the appropriate use of those advancements in our own stack\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThis role reports to a Director of Engineering BlackLocus. \u003Cbr /\u003EThis role has no direct reports.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ELocated in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAdditional Environmental Job Requirements: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAdditional Minimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience writing quality code in any language appropriate to the problem \u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience collaborating with a diverse group of people. \u003Cbr /\u003E- Knowledge in algorithms, data structures, and complexity analysis \u003Cbr /\u003E- Bachelor\u0027s of Science in Computer Science or equivalent experience and self-education\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E2 years\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMost of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAdditional Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience with either Java or Python as your preferred language. \u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience with technical design and estimation. \u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience with various persistent data stores and their query languages. \u003Cbr /\u003E- Experience owning small features and being technical expert on those features.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003C/strong\u003E- Ability to identify and document business requirements \u003Cbr /\u003E- Ability to communicate to a wide variety of audiences, both business and technical \u003Cbr /\u003E- Ability to understand existing business processes and assist with efforts to (re-)engineer processes \u003Cbr /\u003E- Strong project management skills, including strong process orientation, ability to work and lead cross functional teams, strategic thinking and creative problem solving skills. \u003Cbr /\u003E- Ability to establish priorities and procedures for accomplishing work within established deadlines; ability to lead multiple projects and manage toward deadlines and deliverables \u003Cbr /\u003E- Strong communication skills both written and verbal\u003C/div\u003E

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