Job Description Who are we? BlueOptima provides industry leading objective metrics in software development using it’s proprietary Coding Effort Analytics that enable large organisations to deliver better software, faster, and at lower cost. Founded in 2007, BlueOptima is a profitable, independent, high growth software vendor commercialising technology initially devised in seminal research carried out at Cambridge University. We are headquartered in London with offices in New York, Bangalore, and Gurgaon. BlueOptima’s technology is deployed with global enterprises driving value from their software development activities For example, we work with seven of the world’s top ten Universal Banks (by revenue), three of the world’s top ten telecommunications companies (by revenue, excl. China). Our technology is pushing the limits of complex analytics on large data-sets with more than 15 billion static source code metric observations of software engineers working in an Enterprise software development environment. BlueOptima is an Equal Opportunities employer. Whom are we looking for? BlueOptima has a truly unique collection of vast datasets relating to the changes that software developers make in source code when working in an enterprise software development environment. We are looking for analytically minded individuals with expertise in statistical analysis, Machine Learning and Data Engineering. Who will work on real world problems, unique to the data that we have, develop new algorithms and tools to solve problems. The use of Machine Learning is a growing internal incentive and we have a large range of opportunities, to expand the value that we deliver to our clients. What does the role involve? As a Data Engineer you will be take problems and ideas from both our onsite Data Scientists, analyze what is involved, spec and build intelligent solutions using our data. You will take responsibility for the end to end process. Further to this, you are encouraged to identify new ideas, metrics and opportunities within our dataset and identify and report when an idea or approach isn’t being successful and should be stopped. You will use tools ranging from advance Machine Learning algorithms to Statistical approaches and will be able to select the best tool for the job. Finally, you will support and identify improvements to our existing algorithms and approaches. Responsibilities include: Solve problems using Machine Learning and advanced statistical techniques based on business needs. Identify opportunities to add value and solve problems using Machine Learning across the business. Develop tools to help senior managers identify actionable information based on metrics like BlueOptima Coding Effort and explain the insight they reveal to senior managers to support decision-making. Develop additional & supporting metrics for the BlueOptima product and data predominantly using R and Python and/or similar statistical tools. Producing ad hoc or bespoke analysis and reports. Coordinate with both engineers & client side data-scientists to understand requirements and opportunities to add value. Spec the requirements to solve a problem and identify the critical path and timelines and be able to give clear estimates. Resolve issues and find improvements to existing Machine Learning solution and explain their impacts. ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Minimum Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Statistics/Mathematics or equivalent. Minimum of 3+ years experience in developing solutions using Machine learning Algorithms. Strong Analytical skills demonstrated through data engineering or similar experience. Strong fundamentals in Statistical Analysis using R or a similar programming language. Experience apply Machine Learning algorithms and techniques to resolve problems on structured and unstructured data. An in depth understanding of a wide range of Machine Learning techniques, and an understanding of which algorithms are suited to which problems. A drive to not only identify a solution to a technical problem but to see it all the way through to inclusion in a product. Strong written and verbal communication skills Strong interpersonal and time management skills DESIRABLE SKILLS / EXPERIENCE: Experience with automating basic tasks to maximise time for more important problems. Experience with PostgreSQL or similar Rational Database. Experience with MongoDB or similar nosql database. Experience with Data Visualisation experience (via Tableau, Qlikview, SAS BI or similar) is preferable. Experience using task tracking systems e.g. Jira and distributed version control systems e.g. Git. Be comfortable explaining very technical concepts to non-expert people. Experience of project management and designing processes to deliver successful outcomes. Why work for us? Work with a unique a truly vast collection of datasets Above market remuneration Stimulating challenges that fully utilise your skills Work on real-world technical problems to which solution cannot simply be found on the internet Working alongside other passionate, talented engineers Hardware of your choice Our fast-growing company offers the potential for rapid career progression
Who are we looking for? Our groundbreaking product requires exceptional environment setup. We are seeking a highly skilled and talented engineer to maintain and improve our cloud environment.We are hiring for a Cloud Engineer with deep experience in building and managing scalable linux environment hosted on AWS. With knack for automating simplest of tasks and ability to simplify most complex of problems, we are looking for a Cloud Engineer to manage and maintain our environment and maintain its security posture. An individual with great attention to details, who is genuine, confident, committed and not only passionate about technology, but excited to work in a fun and friendly start-up environment. What does the role involve? As an experienced Cloud Engineer, you'll use cutting edge tools like Terraform, Puppet and Ansible to build, manage and maintain the environment. Be responsible for IT & Network security of the setup and work closely with the Engineering teams to complement on Application deployment and performance by ensuring a stable, reliable and high availability environment. Be incharge of disaster management and recovery plan, ensuring 99.99% service uptime. Responsibilities include: Manage AWS services, covering (but not limited to) the following:ec2 instances and network configurations IAM policies Security perimeter on ec2, s3 and VPC Design, install, configure, and maintain PostgreSQL database clusters Willingness to work non-core hours such as weekends to support deployments and configuration changes that might impact our services Using tools like Puppet, Ansible & Terraform for application deployment and management. Maintaining monitoring tools, e.g. Cacti, Prometheus Configuring and Maintaining ELK server for log aggregation and alerting Maintaining VPN and NIDS services running in VPC Essential Skills / Experience Required: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience Minimum 4+ years experience in scripting languages like Python, Shell, etc Minimum 2+ years experience in managing environment AWS Experience with using automation tools like Puppet or Ansible for Configuration management Experience with managing user access and credentials centrally through directory service or similar Good understanding of networking, packet capturing and analysis Understanding of Security, both Systems and Networks Ability to troubleshoot problems remotely and VPN/network connectivity issues from different OS environments Excellent oral and written communication skills Desirable Skills / Experience: Experience with using automation tools like Terraform for managing AWS Configuration Experience with Compliance Experience with System Hardening and Vulnerability Analysis Experience with ELK or Splunk, with strong understanding of both structured and unstructured data and log analysis
Whom are we looking for? Our groundbreaking technology requires highly skilled and talented Web Backend Developers to understand the depth of the problem and device a solution for it. We are seeking a Software Engineer, with a depth of experience in developing Web Applications enabled using REST APIs backed by a data warehouse solution, to join our growing company and be a part of our success story. We are looking for an individual with great attention to detail, who is genuine, confident, committed and not only passionate about technology, but excited to work in a fun and friendly start-up environment. The ideal candidate will be passionate about technology and get things to work while at the same time being able to mentor (and lead) other engineers by way of example to achieve excellence in their work. What does the role involve? As a Web Backend Software Engineer you will be responsible for creating REST APIs which are used to drive the User Interface. Given the nature of the application, these APIs needs to be very efficient and high performing. This requires optimizing queries for faster execution and introducing database changes that may be required. You would be working with a complex technology stack which includes (but is not limited to) Spring, Hibernate, HornetQ, Quartz, etc. This requires extensive understanding of transaction management and data handling across different application layers. In addition to the technical ownership, you will also be involved in detailing requirements for requested functionalities and be responsible for providing technical insight into how requirements will be implemented and made available to users. Accurate estimation of tasks and planning are qualities we look for in our engineers. Responsibilities include: Develop, test, implement and maintain application software Take part in software and architectural development activities Transform requirements into implementation details Debug application issues and helping support respond to client queries Participate in application development meetings Provide accurate estimates, clearly, communicate the status of tasks and identification of risks Commitment to accomplishing the task at hand and identify the fastest and most reliable way to solve a problem Performance tuning of application code at different service levels Incorporate design changes to improve the performance of the application Interact with customers of the application and help address issues reported Interact with customers of the application and collect requirements or potential uses cases and draft technical and user requirements ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Minimum Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent Minimum 2+ years experience with Java and J2EE/Java EE Minimum 2+ years experience with Spring MVC, Spring Security and Hibernate Strong understanding of relational database and normal forms Strong understanding of SQL concepts and ability to write optimized and high performing queries Strong understanding of Java concurrency, concurrency patterns, experience building thread-safe code Experience building RESTful web services Experience with web application servers like JBoss Strong written and verbal communication skills Strong interpersonal skills and time management skills Strong problem solving and analytical skills Experience using task tracking systems e.g. Jira and distributed version control systems e.g. Git DESIRABLE SKILLS / EXPERIENCE: Understanding of TestNG/JUnit Unix/Windows shell and related command line tools Experience in Continuous Integration and deployment tools such as Jenkins Experience with database partitioning and column Indexing Experience with query optimization techniques Why work for us? Above market remuneration Stimulating challenges that fully utilize your skills Work on real-world technical problems to which solution cannot simply be found on the internet Working alongside other passionate, talented engineers The hardware of your choice Our fast-growing company offers the potential for rapid career progression
Job Summary We are currently seeking a highly skilled technical writer to join our growing organization. In this position, you will create easy-to-understand user content and product documentation to increase product clarity, performance, and usability. A strong knowledge base and ability to work cooperatively with other teams are a must. Responsibilities Work with internal teams to understand product documentation requirements Create strong content that fulfils company standards and audience goals, including User Guides for non-technical users and API documentation for technical users. Write straight-forward user tutorials and interface text Utilize a variety of media forms; include graphs, images and charts Analyze current content and make improvements as necessary Works with sales and marketing colleagues to ensure that the finished documentation meets product requirements Revises, edits, or updates instructions, technical information, and frequently asked questions as necessary Creates, adapts, and follows project schedules and deadlines Remains up-to-date on technological and product developments as well as universal specifications relevant to the industry Technical Writer Requirements and Qualifications B.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent preferred Experience of 5-10 years in technical writing of software documentation Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite Familiarity of software development processes/operations, and terminology used within software development. Excellent English-language verbal and written communication skills
Who are we? BlueOptima provides industry leading objective metrics in software development using it’s proprietary Coding Effort Analytics that enable large organisations to deliver better software, faster, and at lower cost. Founded in 2007, BlueOptima is a profitable, independent, high growth software vendor commercialising technology initially devised in seminal research carried out at Cambridge University. We are headquartered in London with offices in New York, Bangalore, and Gurgaon. BlueOptima’s technology is deployed with global enterprises driving value from their software development activities For example, we work with seven of the world’s top ten Universal Banks (by revenue), three of the world’s top ten telecommunications companies (by revenue, excl. China). Our technology is pushing the limits of complex analytics on large data-sets with more than 13 billion static source code metric observations of software engineers working in an Enterprise software development environment. BlueOptima is an Equal Opportunities employer. Whom are we looking for? Our groundbreaking work delivered our engineers, requires highly skilled and talented test engineers to verify and vet the solution. We are seeking a QA Automation Engineer, with a depth of experience automating software testing, to join our growing company and be a part of our success story. We are looking for individual with great attention to details, who is genuine, confident, committed and not only passionate about technology, but excited to work in a fun and friendly start-up environment. What does the role involve? As an experienced automation tester, youn will use Java & Selenium Webdriver to develop high quality test cases, including automation frameworks and performance tests. Write acceptance criteria alongside our talented team of developers, analysts and product owners, collaborate on technical solutions and communicating your goals and results. You will own the set up and management of data as well as the execution of tests, functionally through automated test suites. Our team’s goal is to display continuous improvement, and you'll play a big part in making this happen. Responsibilities include: Creating, Updating and Managing tests (automated) Work with Engineering & Product team to understand use cases and create tests Defect management Test Automation Framework - building & maintaining Own complex automation problems from planning through to implementation Provide automation analysis ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Minimum Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent Minimum 2+ years experience in writing and reviewing tests in Selenium Webdriver A strong understanding of automated software testing at a practical and theoretical level Experience of testing complex web applications (single-page web application preferred) Outstanding Knowledge of programming concepts and practices in Java Strong understanding of SDLC and testing phases and main high quality standards of delivery Excellent oral and written communication skills Familiarity with Windows and Linux environments Familiarity with browsers like Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox & Edge DESIRABLE SKILLS / EXPERIENCE: API Testing / knowledge of REST Principles / RESTful Web Services Understanding of testNg/JUnit Performance testing experience with JMeter or similar tools Knowledge of unit testing and mocking frameworks Experience automating tests for single-page web application Unix/Windows shell and related command line tools Experience managing task tracking and continuous integration systems like (Jira, Jenkins, etc) Why work for us? Competitive remuneration Stimulating challenges that fully use your skills Invent the wheel: Work on real-world technical problems to which solution cannot simply be found on the internet Working alongside other passionate, talented engineers Hardware of your choice Our fast-growing company offers the potential for rapid career progression Apply here : https://hire.withgoogle.com/public/jobs/blueoptimacom/view/P_AAAAAAEAAAqJ2odbDMHJYR?trackingTag=cutshort
Who BlueOptima is the is the only company providing objective software development productivity metrics. The technology has been implemented by some of the world’s largest organisations including insurance companies, asset managers, telecoms and seven of the world’s top ten Universal Banks. This successful product uptake has led to rapid expansion of the company. What The role involves: ✓ Contributing to overall technical architecture ✓ Understanding, prioritizing and paying off technical debt ✓ Measuring, diagnosing and improving product performance ✓ Conceiving, developing, releasing and maintaining features. For us, a feature isn’t delivered until it’s in production and each team member is responsible for the features that they release Requirements ✓ Familiarity with Windows and Linux development environments ✓ Core Java, Advanced Java PostgreSQL, Hibernate, Spring, Angular.JS, REST APIs ✓ 2-5 years’ experience Why We have 12 full-time Software Developer positions to fill – and many reasons to work for us: 10 year-old company, now growing rapidly, offers both stability and rapid career progression Distributed developer team means you can work from home: Save travel time / cost International business travel Work alongside other leading engineers, using a cutting-edge technology stack Above market-rate salary Potential stock options for outstanding performers The most eligible candidates may progress to further stages: In addition to testing and proving your Java skills, Technical Interview, Work Sample and Work Sample Discussion, and Final Interview with our COO.