Their elevator pitch:
SkyGrid was founded March 2005 to make it easier to see what information is having the biggest impact on the web. Today, SkyGrid is a rapid growth start-up fusing next-generation persistent search and deep semantic analysis to produce rich, immediate, and accurate insights. SkyGrid’s SaaS platform serves some of the fastest acting companies in the world and is a key part of mission critical decisions. Current customers include leading financial institutions with asset bases from $20 billion to almost $1 trillion. SkyGrid has received funding from a group of sophisticated and highly experienced investors such as DFJ, Esther Dyson, Jeffrey Parker (founder of FirstCall, CCBN, StreetEvents), and Jeffrey Hussey (founder of F5). Skygrid’s headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, CA.
They don’t have a jobs page, but the List delightfully hand-crafted by Craig has several jobs in which the knowledge of Lisp is required to be ‘deep,’ (along with other, more usual, suspects).
A SF area Craigslist search: http://sfbay.craigslist.org/search/jjj?query=skygrid