The candidate has a strong background in software development with a focus on building and maintaining web applications, integrating batch and real-time personalization and machine learning strategies, and working with satellite imagery to provide near-daily field imagery and yield predictions for farmers. They have experience working with cross-functional teams and have demonstrated skills in project management and problem-solving.
In their most recent role this candidate was responsible for infrastructure work on the team, from CI/CD changes to Terraform, run script, and Makefile updates. They also scoped and led the migration of a platform from Kubernetes to AWS Lambda to cut monthly costs by 38%.
Previously, the candidate served as a Senior Engineer & Tech Lead, where they led, architected, and managed a multi-team project that recommended full-length email layouts to individual customers, bringing in $40MM in incremental GRS and decreasing email unsubscription rate by 6.2%. As a Software Engineer II & Tech Lead, they implemented an MVP online streaming recommendation system during a company hackathon.
Overall, the candidate has a strong technical background in software development, experience working in cross-functional teams, and a track record of delivering successful projects that drive business results.