Common Lisp Web Developer, Somewrite, Tokyo or remote

We’re looking for Common Lisp web developers. The number of positions available is 2 at most (for the current phase).

## About Us

Somewrite is located in Tokyo, Japan. We have an office in Aoyama, however, no programmers are working at there. Working at home, pushing commits and reviewing on GitHub. We talk via Slack usually, and via Google Hangouts once in a week.

## What We Do

* Advertising delivery
* Recommendation engine for ads
* Internal admin pages

There’re a lot of technical challenges. The applications must be fast and scalable.

## Technologies We Use

* SBCL
* MySQL
* Caveman2
* Integral
* Woo
* Roswell
* Qlot
* React.js
* Ansible
* AWS EC2, S3, RDS and ELB

## Must

* Experience of development in Common Lisp
* Experience of web application development with a certain web application framework (not necessary in Common Lisp)
* Basic knowledges of \*nix OS and RDBMS
* English or Japanese

## Preferable

* Experience of web application development in Common Lisp
* High-performance Common Lisp development
* High-traffic website experience
* Rich UI development with JavaScript
* Basic knowledges about algorithm and various data structures

Send CV and a Cover Letter to fukamachi@somewrite.co.jp if you’re interested.

Clojure/Clojurescript Web Developer, Kira Systems, Toronto or Remote

We’re looking for a developer to work on our Clojure/ClojureScript/Om web stack. Our team is small, pragmatic, and inquisitive; we love learning new technologies and balance adoption with good analysis.  We prefer to hire near us, but also welcome remote work in a time zone within North America.

Web technology can be built better. If single-page web design driven by a reactive data model sounds interesting to you, get in touch!

Technologies we use:

  • HTML, CSS, SASS,
  • Clojure, ClojureScript,
  • SQL, PostgreSQL, Java,
  • and experience with web app security.

You should have knowledge of some of these. Most of all we look for those interested in learning.

This position starts immediately.

Application link: Clojure/Clojurescript Web Developer

Software Developer for Quantum Processor Development group, D-Wave Systems, Vancouver, British Columbia

D-Wave is seeking an experienced Software Developer to join the Processor Development group. The successful candidate will work closely with physicists to develop and optimize measurement routines used to calibrate D-Wave’s quantum processor.
You will be self-driven, but comfortable working closely with others. You will share responsibility for designing, implementing, testing and maintaining the suite of software necessary to support the testing and operation of D-Wave’s quantum computing hardware.The software is implemented in Common Lisp (SBCL) and is an integral part of the quantum computing system. It is used for a variety of purposes including calibration, operation, testing and benchmarking.

See the full announcement: http://www.dwavesys.com/careers/software-developer

Clojure SDE, Amazon.com, Seattle Washington (repost, with new contact info)

Amazon.com is the leading online retailer in the United States with over $75 billion in global revenue. At Amazon, we are passionate about using technology to solve business problems that have big customer impact.  CORTEX is our next generation platform which handles real-time financial data flows and notifications. Our stateless event-driven compute engine for dynamic data transforms is built entirely in Clojure and is crucial to our ability to provide a highly agile response to financial events within the organization. We leverage AWS to operate on a massive scale and meet high-availability, low-latency SLAs.  If you have over 7 years of experience as a hands-on software developer, have worked with distributed systems, and have experience in start-ups or possess a “start-up mentality”, keep reading.

Do you:

  • Obsess over software performance and challenge yourself and others to deliver highly scalable, low latency, reliable and fast computation platforms?
  • Possess great ideas and know how to solve problems, but also follow through with a clean and maintainable implementation?
  • Have a high bar for coding excellence and a passion for design and architecture?
  • Want to work with really cool technology such as Clojure, JVM, and AWS tools?
  • Either live in or desire to live in the greater Seattle area and want to work somewhere that you can have a large scale impact but still work on a small team?

If your answers are yes, this may be the role for you!  Combining a startup atmosphere with the ambition to build and utilize cutting-edge reactive technology, the Cortex team at Amazon is looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and innovative Sr. Software Engineer who wants to move fast and have fun, while being deeply involved in solving business integration problems across various organizations within Amazon.

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience designing, building, deploying, operating, scaling, and evolving distributed systems and high-volume transaction application in a 24/7 environment
  • 7+ years of industry experience in software development in Java or C++
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background or strong interest in Clojure
  • Experience with cloud technologies from AWS
  • Proficiency in a Unix/Linux environment
  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus
  • Experience mentoring and developing junior SDEs

If interested, please send your resume to larsone@amazon.com.

Knowledge Engineer II, Verisk Health, Durham, NC

http://careers.verisk.com/viewjob.html?erjob=25022

Verisk Health builds a smarter healthcare ecosystem through analytics. Our 1,500+ global professionals work at the intersection of high tech, healthcare, and “big data” in order to realize audacious aspirations for our healthcare system. Be it eliminating fraud, waste, and abuse; guiding population health management with data-driven insights; improving revenue cycles for our clients; or re-envisioning support systems for new models of healthcare delivery, we hold ourselves to a single standard: having immediate and outsized impact for our clients, and by extension, the broader health community.  To find out more about us click on the link below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3v7ONJWycc

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • 4 yr. college degree majoring in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • 5 yr. experience as a full time professional software developer designing and building both system-level and application software using ANSI Common Lisp required.
  • 5 yr. experience with expert system development, employing both forward and backward chaining rule systems required.
  • 3 yr. experience building CLOS based object-oriented and knowledge-based systems required.
  • 3 yr. experience building practical applications of Artificial Intelligence required.
  • 5 yr. experience following a structured Software Development Methodology that has a defined software development life-cycle required; with recent Agile experience preferred.
  • 3 yr. experience with Source Control Management software required, CVS or Subversion is preferred.
  • 1 yr. experience working with natural language authoring environments preferred.
  • 2 yr. experience building Ontologies preferred.
  • 2 yr. experience writing and refining software requirements and experience writing and developing from software requirements required.
  • 1 yr. experience using Oracle and writing SQL is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Experience with object oriented programming and design required.

 

Principle Responsibilities and Essential Duties:

 

  • Updates job knowledge by researching new technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Implements new features and change requests based on requirements and technical design specifications.
  • Unit tests software.  Architects and designs new software functionality.
  • Triage, debugs and troubleshoots software issues.  Participates in code reviews by reviewing and providing feedback of others work.
  • Creates software system and integration test plans.  Executes software test plans for system and integration testing.
  • Release Management: builds and packages releases for deployment.
  • Creates technical documentation: software requirements and technical design specifications.

Two Clojure positions, AppsFlyer, Herzliya, Israel

Server-side Developer: Herzliya, Israel

We are coding commandos with strong product sense. Most of the code we write is operative in hours to days. We insist that you write something operational in your first two days. We decide and move fast, and iterate faster. If you are ready to write production code in Clojure, If you are ready to write the most exciting code of your life – If you are ready to jump on stage and let your code play – come and join us.

Responsibilities:

Write good, robust, simple, fast and meaningful code that can handle billions of hits
Qualifications:

Strong web experience (at least 5 years)
Strong coding ability and architecture familiarity combined with product sense
Experience with Linux (Ubuntu), AWS / EC2, Continuous Deployment (SaltStack, Chef, Puppet)
Experience with Python, Redis, ZeroMQ, CouchDB, MongoDB
Experience with distributed systems
Experience with monitoring tools (Nagios, Graphite)
Product management understanding
Experience working with clients – an advantage
Mobile experience (iOS, Android) – an advantage
Digital advertising experience – an advantage

Contact: Adi Shacham-Shavit <adi@appsflyer.com>

Dev Team Leader: Herzliya, Israel

We are looking for a technologies in hart, with passionate to distributed production systems and excellent development abilities to join our team.

Responsibilities:
Lead a small development team to write good, robust, simple, fast and meaningful code that can handle billions of hits
Qualifications:

Strong web experience (at least 5 years)
Strong coding ability and architecture familiarity combined with product sense
Experience with Linux (Ubuntu), AWS / EC2, Continuous Deployment (Chef etc.)
Experience with NoSQL databases, like Redis, Couchbase, MongoDB
Manage team of 2-3 developers (at least 1 year)
Exceptionally self-motivated, have a “get things done” mentality
Experience working with clients – an advantage
Mobile experience (iOS, Android) – an advantage
Digital advertising experience – an advantage

Contact: Adi Shacham-Shavit <adi@appsflyer.com>