Point Inside is a rapidly growing technology company at the exciting intersection of mobile, indoor location services and retailing. Our unique indoor location technologies are driving the new generation of in-store retailer-customer engagement with the largest retailers on the planet. By combining a unique understanding of the shopper location inside the store, the proximity of products and customer purchase intent, we can deliver highly targeted, personalized deals in real-time.
We’re changing the way people shop. And we want you to help us. We’re developing an internal discipline around the visualization of location and shopping behaviors based on structured and un-structured sources. We need a leader to own and drive this effort. It requires design, coding, and of course, solid quantitative and analytical skills.
â€¢ Provide strong vision and technical leadership in data mining and visualization
â€¢ Architect solutions from data sources to processing to end-user display
â€¢ Create exploratory tools for visualization using Open Source tools and coding from scratch
â€¢ Lead the implementation of elegant reporting of location and shopper behavior through a commercial web portal accessed by top-tier marketing organizations
â€¢ Write code in Java, Ruby, and SQL to extract and munge data for analysis and display
â€¢ Perform quantitative and qualitative analysis of structured and unstructured data
â€¢ Create libraries for internal developers to utilize for data manipulation and visualization
â€¢ Work closely with our other developers and data mining team to improve the value of our information processed or collected
â€¢ Provide technical leadership on projects managing your time and participant’s deliverables
â€¢ Research and prototype techniques and algorithms to push our analytics to the leading edge
Skills and Experience
â€¢ 5 years development experience working in data mining and analytics
â€¢ Previous leadership role in analytics and the display of multivariate quantitative information
â€¢ Wicked sharp analytical mind
â€¢ Proficiency in Java and high-performance coding to handle large data set processing
â€¢ Proficiency with SQL plus a high-level scripting language such as Ruby or Python
â€¢ Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms
â€¢ Solid understanding of web protocols and distributed application architectures
â€¢ Self starter with a history of initiating product features or innovations
â€¢ MS or BS degree in a computer science field or related experience
All of our positions are based in our Bellevue, WA office. We are unable to offer relocation assistance. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.