Software Engineer

Arena is fixing how people get hired. We do this by applying modern data science to build predictive models that match individuals with roles where they can excel.

What we're looking for

Arena is seeking passionate, collaborative, entrepreneurial engineers to help us transform and equalize how people are hired. We’re a small, early stage, high-growth company that cares about producing a valuable product, growing together and using the right tool for the job. We are hiring at all levels of experience at our New York City and Baltimore offices.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Write server-side code for web-based applications and APIs.

  • Create robust high-volume production applications and develop prototypes quickly.

  • Work with Data Scientists to create a data pipeline that supports offline analysis, and online experimentation.

  • Write automation code to deploy, monitor and alert to support your application.

Must Have's

  • An entrepreneurial mindset, you have a track record of easily learning new technologies. You are a self-directed learner who can adapt quickly to new tools to solve problems.

  • A demonstrated ability to produce and support quality production code.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • A collaborative approach to working on a team.

  • A passion about making the world a better place.

Nice to Have's

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Experience with OCaml or functional programming in any environment

  • Experience building highly available, fault tolerant systems

  • Experience building a data pipeline (bonus points for knowing about the Lambda Architecture).