“Emphasis H. Platypus” A Software Engineer with 7 years experience is looking for a new role in San Francisco Bay Area or Remote.

I am a backend/data engineer with seven years of experience, primarily with modeling/etl/algorithmic work.

I'm looking for a role where I can learn a domain through its data and create efficiencies through my gained knowledge.


  • Has 7 years experience in field
  • Most recent title is Software Engineer
  • Works Local or Remote
  • Works in US/Pacific time zone when working remotely
  • Held a Senior Level role in a company 100-500 people
  • Mostly works in companies 50-100 people
  • Primarily works in startup environments
  • One or more companies is well known in its industry
  • Primarily works full-time roles

Notable Projects

  • - building an A/B experiment analysis pipeline
  • - predictive model for what times someone is likely to be available
  • - predictive model for location of a cell phone user based on network signals

Ideal Company

Technical/Domain Preferences:
- Role that leverages both analytics and algorithmic expertise
- Current strongest languages: Scala, Python, SQL
- Current strongest technical skills: A/B testing, modeling, ETL
- Current most knowledgeable product domains: local services, geospatial
I want to find a job which uses 60-80% of my strongest skills, so I can be both impactful but also continuing to learn other skills.

Values/Cultural Preferences:
- I want to be part of a team that works on adding value to a large and diverse group of people without strong bias with regards to their wealth. E.g. I'm not particularly interested in companies that focus on luxury goods.
- Diversity and inclusion efforts at a company are important to me. In addition to working at a company with a diverse set of backgrounds and perspectives, I'm looking for a workplace that has put thought into inclusive benefits and facilities.
- I would like to be at a company that has a deep intellectual curiosity and honesty, in particular with regards to data analysis.


M.S. Physics


Scala ETL Python Modeling A/B Testing