Junior Developer - data scientist

Junior Developer – python, solving puzzles, algorithms, data science, machine learning

A unique opportunity to join a growing startup and make a serious impact on its growth! ShaleProfile sets out to bring transparency to the US shale oil and gas industry. Originally started as a hobby, the free blog has now turned into a professional visualization and analytics platform, with endless opportunities for growth and expansion. After ample validation and great early traction with customers, we are now looking to expand our team with a: Junior Developer.

Being part of a small team, you will have real impact on the success of the company. You’ll be working with and mentored by the founder and CEO, to further expand our Analytics portal. You are responsible for development of new analytic views and insights, solving some complex puzzles. Using a mix of data science, to-be-acquired petroleum economics skills (read articles ? ), maths/algorithmic work, and python code. On top of that, some Tableau BI to visualize your results.

We are a startup, building out our small but highly talented team. Other team members are our backend developer (ETL part), COO/Sales, and 2 interns (graphic design, social media). In addition to this role we are hiring a platform developer (Ruby on Rails) and Marketing specialist.

We are looking for a smart, talented young individual, fresh grad or up to 2 years’ experience, with passion for coding and solving puzzles, and strong mathematical skills.

Required Qualifications:

  • Background and interest in data analytics
  • Academic level in computer science, artificial intelligence, or similar
  • Some experience with object-oriented modeling (UML), 3GLs (Java, C++, C#, Delphi) or 4GLs (Python, etc.)
  • Passion for solving complex problems and acquiring new skills
  • Energetic and flexible personality who can get work done
  • Excellent English speaking and writing capabilities

Company Profile

ShaleProfile is a privately held startup that has secured long-term funding in order to develop the best analytics solution for the shale oil & gas industry. The founder and investors have decades of experience in developing advanced information systems, with a thorough understanding of the oil & gas industry. We are based in Rotterdam, at CIC in the Groothandelsgebouw, an inspiring work environment with dozens of other startups, right next to Rotterdam Central Station.

Our customers are located all around the world, with an interest in the latest developments in the shale oil & gas industry:  the industry itself (geoscientists), the financial sector (banks, investment groups), and the educational sector (universities).

Remuneration Package

ShaleProfile offers excellent working conditions, a good income package and a share option arrangement.