Data Infrastructure Tools Software Engineer

Mountain View, CA /
Wisk – Software /
Full-time
At Wisk, we believe that less time getting there means more time being there for the moments that truly matter. We are an urban air-mobility company dedicated to delivering safe everyday flight for everyone. Our self-flying air taxi, Cora, will make it possible to skip the traffic and get to where you’re going, faster. Join us to craft a better world by opening access to the sky.

We are seeking a Data Infrastructure Tools Software Engineer to join our Software & Avionics Group, which builds internal productivity products. You will help build highly automated software infrastructure for Cora, which includes analysis pipelines, databases, APIs, and other services that make our engineering team more efficient. 

Responsibilities:

    • Develop tools and identify opportunities to improve the efficiency of our engineering teams through data infrastructure. 
    • Work closely with other functional groups to improve overall performance and efficiency through timely data analysis and reporting.
    • Identify bottlenecks, and propose and implement solutions to increase efficiency and throughput.

Required:

    • BS or MS in CS, AE, ME, EE or equivalent, with 2-5 years of relevant experience.
    • Customer focused and passionate about usability.
    • Proficient in Python, Javascript, Java, or Go.
    • Experience with GCP or similar cloud service provider.
    • Experience building data pipelines.
    • Demonstrated experience building APIs (REST, RPC, GraphQL) or other microservices.
    • Highly automated software development processes and experience with modern tools (git, JIRA, continuous integration, unit testing, etc.).
    • Experience with SQL and NoSQL database solutions.

Desired:

    • Understanding of physics-based engineering analysis and/or experience in aviation.
    • Matlab and/or Python Matplotlib.
    • Experience using Protocol Buffers.
    • Configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible).
    • Experience using Docker to deploy applications.
    • Experience building out and maintaining VMs or Linux servers.
    • Demonstrated ability to identify problems, architect, and implement solutions.
We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (company pays 100% of employee premium), alternative work schedule (9/80), flexible time off, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with 50% company matching (no vesting period), commuter assistance, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free catered lunches, flight lessons, gym membership subsidies, snacks, drinks, fruits, employee referral bonus, charitable giving match, IP bonus program, happy hours and many more.

Wisk Aero provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wisk Aero abides by applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.