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United States
9 months ago
CARTO is making a huge impact on some of the most important global corporations (Mastercard, T-Mobile, Google, Vodafone) developing custom solutions, analysis, and tools on our best in class geospatial platform. We are adding a talented Solutions Engineer to our Solutions Engineering Team who has the creative and technical background professional to work with our customer’s to help them solve complex problems with geospatial data and technology. Do you have a passion for solving complex problems with data and analytics? Do you love geospatial data and problem solving? Do you want to be part of a high performing team at a rapidly growing tech company with an awesome culture? If so we want to talk to you! You will use your geospatial knowledge partner with our ROW team to guide and advise our customers on using CARTO to help solve their most pressing business problems, helping them to understand how CARTO technology can benefit their business. CARTO is the leading platform for analyzing location data, and putting it in the hands of both data scientists and business users to help them make decisions, solve problems, and improve their business. Everyone, from business analysts to data scientists, use our software and location data to understand where and why things happen, optimize business processes, and predict future outcomes. Backed by leading VC firms Accel Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Earlybird Ventures, and Kibo Ventures, CARTO is poised to lead the location intelligence (LI) space. Our Solution Engineer’s are technical and creative, and enjoy solving new and complex problems. We work to sharpen our technical skills and learn new technologies to help our customers, and partner with customers to enable them to use geospatial technology to solve a wide range of problems and use cases. You will: Work directly with our customers and the go to market team, directly solving customer challenges with geospatial data and analysis, and ultimately delivering a proposed solution to the customer Be an expert consultant in geospatial analysis and tools, and the CARTO technical stack both from a high level and hands on perspective Be creative in solving customer problems and find new ways to solve old challenges Understand what a customer wants to accomplish and how that will be transformed into a solution that can be solved using geospatial data and analysis Transform those requirements into a functional technical scope so the go-to-market team can prepare a complete offer for the customer Help the sales team describing the proposed solution in the proposal Work hard and have fun! Requirements: 3 or more years of expertise in GIS consultancy using any mix of geospatial technology and tools Strong knowledge and experience working with geospatial technology and tools, particularly open source tools and libraries Hands on or knowledge of major cloud platforms (particularly data warehouses) such as Google Cloud Platform (BigQuery), Snowflake, Amazon Web Services (Redshift), etc. Experience working on solution-oriented apps using a wide range of technologies such as Python, Javascript, PostGIS, SQL, APIs and more. Ability to develop applications in HTML/CSS and Javascript, and perform data analysis using SQL/Python (it’s okay if you are stronger in one or the other, but a willingness to learn both is key!) A collaborative work style that can thrive in a flexible, fluid operating environment A positive mindset. You’re motivated with a sense of urgency in executing and delivering growth. You run quickly with little supervision Most of all, you are optimistic, data-driven, smart, and eager to learn! Benefits: Competitive, results-based compensation Flexible work hours in a focused but casual environment Excellent benefits, including 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees Generous—really generous—time off, 401k with match, and stock options Snacks and beverages galore Growth prospects at a truly welcoming, multicultural and multilingual company An opportunity to enter a company that will be category-defining A big vision: to help the world use location-based data to make better decisions. We believe that openness and sustainability are baked into this vision, and we’re sharing it with the world. Provide us your resume and explain your interest. Be sure to let us know why you’re a great match for this role and for CARTO!