Software Engineer with Database Focus

WE EXPECT YOU TO:

– be eager to learn the ins and outs of database best practices, design implementations, and data processing;
– have a broad overview of the entire Software-as-a-Service creation process, as you will be able to quickly find out where your interests lie and either focus your work on a narrower area of expertise or do a bit of everything

Our product revolves around providing our clients with key insights about their data, a cutting-edge forecast, and optimization of their business. As Software Developers we get to design and create every step of the process from our Data Warehouse, through the complex and challenging but always interesting client data integration, all the way to presenting our work with a stunning UI to our end users. There is room for innovation on every leg of the journey and we make sure that all voices are heard when taking decisions on how to implement something new. There is no endless bouncing from project to project at Transmetrics. Through a continuous integration process, we see our work quickly making a real positive impact on the way customers interact with our software.

CORE REQUIREMENTS:

PROGRAMMING KNOWLEDGE: A solid understanding of basic database principles and hands-on experience with at least one RDBMS(PostgreSQL being a major plus). Knowledge of good practices when dealing with big data is a plus. Ability to understand and write basic JavaScript, Python, and Java is considered a plus. Knowledge of and basic experience with Unix based OS and any ETL software is needed for a flying start;

A GOOD TROUBLESHOOTER: Knowing where to find information on why you may be facing an issue is 95% of the battle to fix it. The ability to understand technical documentation and API references guarantees a good start in any software field;

QUICK LEARNER: Any candidate for this position is guaranteed to learn a lot as their work progresses. The ability to keep an open mind and to be eager to learn new things is of vital importance.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop: As we develop our product further, we constantly have to code new features or improve existing workflows;

Integrate: Understand general data workflows and integrate them into a new or existing data processing mechanism. Doing so while also keep the code solid and maintainable;

Learn and Grow: From day one the team is there to help you develop. Gradually we expect new members to start assisting with data integration and feature design as they get more acquainted with the product and the business logic behind it.

HOW YOU WILL SPEND YOUR TIME:
– 70% – Writing code and tests;
– 10% – Assisting the agile process;
– 10% – Refactoring;
– 5% – Reviewing code;
– 4% – Documenting;
– 1% – Drinking coffee (or tea).

Why Transmetrics Is A Great Place To Work

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About Transmetrics

Transmetrics is a rapidly growing startup that is dramatically changing the cargo transport industry worldwide by predicting and optimizing capacity utilization. This is a huge industry - more than €2 trillion globally. At the same time, it is extremely inefficient as average capacity utilization is only 57%, and 1 in 4 trucks you see on the road is traveling empty!

To solve this problem, Transmetrics developed a Big Data predictive analytics SaaS that is designed specifically for cargo transport industry. We use statistical algorithms, data mining, and machine learning techniques to create accurate shipping demand forecasts and to suggest the most optimal transport plan. Being the first company in the world to focus on predictive optimization for the cargo industry, Transmetrics is already working with the leading logistics companies worldwide.

Transmetrics founders and the team have extensive domain knowledge in the cargo industry as well as deep technical expertise in building massive data processing and predictive analytics solutions. We have solid backing from both venture capital and high-profile angel investors from the industry.

The opportunity is great, but we need you to help us get there!

Testimonials

  • "Why did I change cozy Vienna with rapidly developing Sofia? Because I wanted to make a real impact. I used to play football as a kid. Currently, at Transmetrics I feel like playing in the Champions League. We apply the most innovative technological solutions and work with the biggest companies in the world. We compete with Silicon Valley companies, founded by Stanford graduates and Google employees. Despite that, we gradually make our way to the finals. A company to be proud of."
     

    Dimitar Pavlov > Business Analyst

  • "After the last 15 amazing years at Microsoft, I decided to join Transmetrics - an intensely exciting, extremely promising, award-winning Bulgarian/Belgian startup that is already booking real-world successes. I relish this opportunity to work on product innovation in a close team defined by comradeship and mutual trust. And I believe we have a great time ahead – the best is yet to come for Transmetrics."
     

    Deyan Lazarov > Head of Customer Delivery

  • "Why did I change cozy Vienna with rapidly developing Sofia? Because I wanted to make a real impact. I used to play football as a kid. Currently, at Transmetrics I feel like playing in the Champions League. We apply the most innovative technological solutions and work with the biggest companies in the world. We compete with Silicon Valley companies, founded by Stanford graduates and Google employees. Despite that, we gradually make our way to the finals. A company to be proud of."
     

    Dimitar Pavlov > Business Analyst

  • "After the last 15 amazing years at Microsoft, I decided to join Transmetrics - an intensely exciting, extremely promising, award-winning Bulgarian/Belgian startup that is already booking real-world successes. I relish this opportunity to work on product innovation in a close team defined by comradeship and mutual trust. And I believe we have great time ahead – the best is yet to come for Transmetrics."
     

    Deyan Lazarov > Head of Customer Delivery

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