Software Development Engineer III - Data and Science

LivePerson   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 73 days ago

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Liveperson is an expert based culture, built on the drive and passion of smart people! Our business is growing and we are looking for people like you!

LivePerson is the global leader in conversational commerce solutions and we aim to make life easier by transforming how people communicate with brands. Our 18,000 customers, including leading brands like Citibank, HSBC, Orange, Virgin Atlantic, RBS and Liberty Global, use our conversational commerce solutions to orchestrate humans and AI, at scale, and create a convenient, deeply personal relationship — a conversational relationship — with their millions of consumers.

Over the next three years, our goal is to transform the 268 billion analogue phone calls between a brand and it’s consumers to digital on the LiveEngage platform. By doing this, we enable consumers to get back time and experience a more connected relationship with the brand in which sales, service, marketing, branches, stores, and contact centre’s become a unified experience.

The successful candidate has an opportunity to join a highly outstanding team within a fast-paced and successful organisation. We are looking for a Sr. Backend Application Developer with experience in building high-performing, scalable, web services and enterprise-grade applications. You will be part of a talented software team that works on mission-critical applications. Your responsibilities include managing backend application development while providing expertise in the full software development lifecycle, from concept to design to testing to deployment and support.

In this role you will:

  • Designing and developing high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems and delivering high-availability and performance
  • Design APIs and architectures for backend services
  • Design, Build and Deploy Analytics Services
  • Coordinate with Data Science team to Design, Build and deploy a Machine Learning Pipeline.
  • Evaluate open source tools and frameworks
  • Development of technical specifications and documentation

You should be an expert in:

  • 8+ years experience
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • Solid understanding of Data Structures and Algorithm Design
  • Strong programming skills in Python, Java (nice to have… Scala, Go)
  • Good working knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases like Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL etc
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architectures, HTTP REST, Stream Processing
  • Experience with Docker (Kubernetes a plus)
  • Experience with Maven, Gradle, Git and other Development tools.
  • Experience integrating with third party APIs