Full-Time

Staff Geospatial Database Software Engineer

Posted on 6/18/2024

Wherobots

Wherobots

11-50 employees

Geospatial data analytics and AI platform

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$200k - $250kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Apache Spark
Java
Scala
Apache Hive
Hadoop
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Impactful contributions to open-source projects such as Apache Spark, Apache Iceberg, Apache Hadoop, Apache Hive, DeltaLake, or Trino
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience implementing scalable, distributed spatial query algorithms and applications
  • Proficiency in Java and/or Scala
  • Solid understanding of distributed systems, query engines, DSLs, data structures, and algorithms
  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities
  • Experience programming in Python (nice to have)
  • Experience with large-scale geospatial data processing and applications (nice to have)
Responsibilities
  • Design and implement scalable and efficient query capabilities at the core of the geospatial cloud database
  • Implement new vector and raster functions and algorithms to extend capabilities over geospatial datasets
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define requirements, identify technical solutions, and deliver high-quality software
  • Make open-source contributions to Apache Sedona, Apache Spark, and other open-source software packages
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in geospatial and database technologies

Wherobots offers a geospatial data analytics and AI platform, featuring an end-to-end geospatial data pipeline development tool and cloud-integrated geospatial pipeline. The platform utilizes technologies such as Spatial Python, Spatial SQL, and integrates with popular data tools like Spark, Flink, and PostgreSQL.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$5.5M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

38%

1 year growth

260%

2 year growth

350%