OSS Engineer


November 10, 2021
About Coiled

Coiled scales Python to the cloud for data professionals. Based on Dask, the leading Python-native solution for distributed computing, Coiled has hosted more than 100M tasks for data professionals, scientists, and researchers around the globe including Capital One, Anthem Health, and the Air Force to solve challenges in business, research, and science. Coiled is a remote-first company with the best and brightest working from around the globe. Founded by the initial author of Dask, Coiled is on a mission to create a platform that gives Data Scientists the power of the cloud and machine learning, freeing them from today's limitations so they can solve important problems.

The Role

We're looking for a software engineer to work on the open-source Dask project. You will be able to build and maintain the open source Dask project and connections with surrounding projects.

This role will also ensure that Coiled customers are effective in their use of Dask to scale Python. You will interact with users (both community and clients), engage in team prioritization, and work to implement fixes and features to improve the experience and capabilities of the Python ecosystem, verifying that those fixes resolve user needs.

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  • Write simple and well tested Python code
  • Understand the PyData and Scipy software stack of tools
  • Constructively review the code of others
  • Communicate online in a clear manner that demonstrates user empathy
  • Additionally one or more of the following specialties will help you stand out:
  • Understand networking, async-await concurrency, or have experience with complex stateful systems
  • Be familiar with performance optimization
  • Have experience training and deploying machine learning models
  • Communicating technical results to a broad audience

  • Please keep in mind that we are describing the background we imagine would best fit the role. Even if you don‚Äôt meet all of the requirements, yet you are confident that you are up for the task, we absolutely want to get to know you!

    More About Us
    Coiled is a remote-first company. We support you living and working from where you feel fulfilled, providing that you can collaborate effectively with your team.

    Our Mission
    We create software that gives Data Scientists unlimited power in the cloud for machine learning, freeing them from today's limitations - so they can solve important problems.

    Coiled is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all backgrounds, identities, and abilities to apply. We are committed to being a consciously inclusive place to work, valuing all ideas and perspectives.
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