Software Engineer

Vancouver, BC /
Engineering – Backend /
Our mission at OmniSci is to make analytics instant, powerful, and effortless for everyone. The OmniSci platform is used in business and government to find insights in data beyond the limits of mainstream analytics tools. Harnessing the massive parallelism of modern CPU and GPU hardware, the platform is available in the cloud and on-premise. OmniSci originated from research at Harvard and MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). Now, our platform is transforming the way enterprises and governments make decisions by allowing them to interactively query, visualize, and power data science workflows over billions of records.

Come be part of the team that directly shapes and affects how OmniSci makes analytics instant, powerful, and effortless for everyone. The Vancouver Storage and I/O team is responsible for how and where customers access their data and how to deliver the highest performance customer experience. This team and technologies are a critical component in OmniSci’s growth and launching of new products and services.

We are looking for software engineers who thrive on complex problems and relish the challenge of operating complex and mission critical systems under extreme loads. Our systems manage hundreds of millions to tens of billions of records, and aids in delivering query results in sub-second response time.

You will contribute to all aspects of the software development lifecycle including design, development, documentation, testing and operations. You must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, are self-driven and deliver high quality results in a fast-paced environment. As a part of the Storage I/O team, you will deliver robust feature sets, intuitive designs, and user interfaces that make it easy for our customers to access their data at scale. You need to really enjoy working and collaborating closely with peers in a group of very smart and talented engineers.

We’re looking for people who are smart and can get things done. We’re looking for a range of experience, from brilliant and motivated new college graduates to seasoned developers with battle-tested wisdom.

Basic Qualifications

    • 1-3 years of C++ programming experience
    • 1-3 years of professional software development experience
    • BS or higher degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
    • Working knowledge of Agile development
    • Working knowledge of SQL
    • Strong sense of ownership and in delivering results

Preferred Qualifications

    • Familiarity with one or more of statistics, distributed systems or geospatial
    • Experience with data analytics and/or storage subsystems
    • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts
Since launching our product in 2016, OmniSci has been recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor, a Top Ten Coolest Big Data Startups by CRN, and is experiencing explosive growth in users and customers. The company is backed by leading VCs and strategic investors, including NEA, Nvidia, GV (Google), In-Q-Tel, Tiger Global Management, Verizon Ventures and Vanedge Capital.

Unsolicited Resumes: OmniSci will not pay a fee to any employment agency or third party for the referral of candidates for this, or any, open position unless the agency or third party has signed a formal agreement by an authorized member of our Executive team or the Human Resources department. Unsolicited resumes from employment agencies or third parties of any kind will become the property of OmniSci and will be considered gratuitous, no-fee referrals.

OmniSci is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.