Do you love Space and Computer Vision or AI? We do too! At Slingshot Aerospace, we are leveraging machine learning to transform multi-dimensional data into actionable knowledge for national security, disaster response, and commercial applications. Addressing the constraints of compute power and human capabilities, Slingshot's microservice architecture and cross-platform applications empower organizations to rapidly synthesize and extract insights from multi-modal sensor data, disparate databases and realtime media.
Slingshot’s technology is architected to very quickly ingest and analyze sensor data from a multitude of satellites, drones, and aircraft provided by partners and federal agencies. Within the platform, we apply deep learning techniques that drive computer vision breakthroughs to solve some of our world’s toughest societal issues and business challenges. Slingshot is seeking Software Engineers familiar with microservices and cloud architectures.
You will be responsible for architecting highly scalable, distributed systems using big data technologies, designing and optimizing large multi-terabyte data lakes and distributed systems while working directly with a diverse internal and external team of engineers and project managers.
Ability to work alongside customers and drive the conversation in understanding their needs and integration desires
Solid background in SQL/NoSQL databases
Hands-on experience with cloud hosting providers (AWS, Azure, Google)
Experience with Node.js and React is helpful but not required
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced product-focused development environment
Experience with tools like Spark, Kafka, and other Hadoop tools
Experience working with government clients is helpful
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
To conform to U.S. Government technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
Experience in startup environments and on small engineering teams is helpful
What we would like to see:
Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or equivalent experience in statistics, machine learning, or fields with heavy focus on these disciplines
We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer