Archive | November 2021

Buyer-C2H-California or Texas Location-Remote-Possible C to H

Who We’re Looking For

As Buyer, you will be responsible for reviewing purchase requisitions, placing purchase orders, communicating with vendors, and tracking shipments.  You’ll join our company at a critical stage in our growth and will be responsible for supporting critical logistics to our engineering, grow, procurement, and operations teams.

What You’ll Bring

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, supply chain, or related field preferred.
  • 2+ years of experience in supply chain or administration
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and procurement software.
  • Good management and organizational skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.

What You’ll Do

  • Ensure responsible procurement practices meet company objectives and compliance requirements
  • Review and monitor purchase requisitions
  • Place, expedite, and record Purchase Orders (POs) to achieve on-time delivery
  • Create and maintain a strong professional relationship with vendors
  • Resolves discrepancies related to purchasing, delivery, receiving, invoices, and payment to the supplier
  • Manage and modify orders, daily deliveries, backorders, overdue deliveries, and POs
  • Coordinate returns with requesters and vendors
  • Identify cost savings and process improvements
  • Manage and maintain employee and vendor databases on the procurement system
  • Sets up and performs training sessions to ensure understanding of procurement processes and system
  • Maintain a reconciliation process between accounts payable and procurement
  • Support team with vendor onboarding, receiving, and delivering as needed
  • Other projects and tasks may be assigned based on business needs

Nice-to-Haves

  • Interest in the farming, food, and robotics industries and love the fun of the startup environment and its culture
  • Experience in food processing, food production, and/or greenhouse production
  • Ability to navigate ambiguity in a fast-paced environment and prioritize multiple work threads to maximize the impact

Pay Rate-DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Senior Backend (Python) Engineer-Contract to Hire-Foster City, Ca (Onsite but remote until early next year)

Looking for a senior backend developer to lead various features of our service’s backend hosted at AWS. Python experience!

Responsibilities and Experience:

  • Analyze the requirements, come with estimates, develop the architecture and deliver various extensions for our ride-hailing service’s backend
  • Potentially grow into TL of our backend team
  • BS / MS in Computer Science or similar degree with 4+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Backend development with Python, Java or C++, REST API, Protobuf, PostgreSQL,Kafka, Elasticsearch
  • Experience working collaboratively in cross-functional teams
  • Passion for learning new technologies, domains, and challenging the status quo
  • Experience with customer-face application experience
  • Knowledge about microservice design patterns
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes, Docker
  • Experience with unit and integration testing

Pay Rate- DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Senior Android Engineer- Foster City, CA- Contract to Hire (Onsite, but remote until early next year)

Looking for an experienced Android specialist to lead the production and rollout of a custom
application on a custom Android AOSP device. This role has a number of responsibilities and atypical development and production needs making it a unique and fun opportunity. Eventually we will also kick start from scratch our Android app development and this role will allow us to actively participate in it as well.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and own the design and implementation of our user-facing applications on embedded Android consoles running on a customized version of AOSP.
  • You will be expected to set and implement current best practices in mobile development and collaborate with our talented design, product and engineering teams on identifying and solve how our users can access our services in the most efficient and intuitive manner.

Qualifications

  • BS / MS in Computer Science or similar degree with 4+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong background in mobile development on Android
  • Deep understanding of Android UI and “backend” mobile development
  • Demonstrated experience building high-quality mobile apps from scratch all the way to production and ongoing maintenance.
  • Proven intuition about usability and experience gathering/using data to back up implementation decisions. This would include AB testing or similar methods.
  • Dynamic, driven and hands-on developer, yet capable to multitask across functions

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience creating UI tests run via device-testing services
  • Experience with custom/specialized Android devices, AOSP or other embedded Linux
  • Android UI/animation optimization, especially in 2D
  • Proven team leadership in mobile development
  • High significance contribution to a popular, heavily downloaded app
  • iOS development experience a plus, possible room to grow into a Mobile Development managerial role
  • Strong background as a CS generalist
  • Experience interfacing with external components defined and maintained by other entities
  • Demonstrable experience with mobile testing frameworks

Rate-DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Data Engineer-Contract to Hire

Job Summary


The Data Engineer will contribute to the full lifecycle of data pipeline, analytics, business
intelligence, and data science platforms at different stages of maturity, to leverage data as an
asset that enables the success of the organization.

Primary Responsibilities


● Deliver solutions that balance technical and business goals and delight Members, teams,
and partners
● Guide translation of team ideas and requests from requirements into live products and
services
● Contribute to product development to ensure data is leveraged and properly handled in
all touch points
● Manage workload and collaborate with teams by using Agile Scrum and Kanban
methodologies
● Think independently and creatively to achieve team goals while laying the foundation for
growth
● Provide advice and support to team and leadership in strategic and tactical decisions
● Perform technical peer reviews of work product to ensure quality construction
● Test data pipelines and perform data analysis

Required Experience

  • 5+ years data/SQL experience (Google BigQuery, SQL Server)
  • 3+ years ETL development experience (Composer/Airflow, SSIS, Cloud Functions, Dataflow,
  • DataFusion)
  • 2+ years of experience using Agile methodologies
  • 1+ years Python

Preferred Experience


● BI tools (Tableau, MicroStrategy, Business Objects, Cognos)
● Structured programming, web, mobile development (SQL, JavaScript, Python, Angular,
NodeJS/GO, HTML, XML, Android, iOS)
● Middleware (MQ, SOA, Segment, Zapier, Apigee)
● Cloud application integrations (Workday, Salesforce, Zendesk, Airtable)
● Data warehouse development and maintenance
● Collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence)
● Big data and NoSQL platforms (BigQuery, Hadoop, MongoDb)
● Source control (Git preferred)

Essential Skills


● Excellent problem solving and communication skills in troubleshooting and resolving
technical challenges
● Strong collaboration ability with management, peers, and external teams to accomplish
deliverables
● Ability to work independently with advanced tools and techniques to integrate web sites,
apps, and systems
● Proficient with full-cycle SDLC (requirements analysis, design, evals, development,
testing, deployment)
● Create and maintain documentation (design documents, release logs, system diagrams)
● Strong planning skills, including mapping out dependencies, milestones, estimates and
timelines
● Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment, succeed under pressure, and effectively
manage time and workload
● Analysis – Examines data and facts to uncover and understand cause-effect
relationships, thus providing a basis for problem solving and decision making.
● Interprets results of analysis, prepares and presents outcomes to senior leadership

Education


Bachelor’s degree in related area (Computer Science, Information Systems, or related technical
discipline) or an equivalent combination of education and experience (minimum of high school
diploma)

No C2C

Pay Rate-DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

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