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Nexar

Nexar

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Remote · Sterling, VA, USA
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024
Porto (PT) · Hybrid Remote

Head of Cloud

Lead Nexar's Driver and Data Platform evolution – a passionate, efficient engineer with a knack for scalable architectures. Join us in building a versatile global platform. Let's shape the future toge

DESCRIPTION

A little bit about us

Nexar-powered dash cams are revolutionizing the way we perceive driving. By pairing these dash cams with the Nexar app, drivers become part of a transformative network that offers a fresh perspective on driving and the world around. Leveraging anonymous, aggregated data from this expansive network, Nexar has pioneered a suite of vision-based data services. These services, aimed at both public and private sectors, are designed to enhance road safety and efficiency. For automotive industries, our dash cams are the gateway to a new dimension of connected services, offering drivers a plethora of innovative features, from parking assistance to advanced vision-based functionalities.

A little bit about you

You're not just an engineer, you're a natural leader too. And you take pride in mastering both. You are passionate about your crafts, complementing acquired knowledge with never-ending curiosity. Challenges thrill you, and you're always seeking opportunities to learn and grow.Collaboration needs to be second nature to you. You understand that collective knowledge surpasses individual expertise, by far. Your well-informed convictions about scalable and maintainable backend architectures are always open to constructive debate. Efficiency and functionality are your mantras, and you're relentless in ensuring optimal performance.Does this resonate? If yes, we invite you to lead the evolution of Nexar’s Driver and Data Platform. This platform, designed to be versatile and robust, can seamlessly support an advanced ML product for a global company or cater to an individual dashcam user in New York. We can’t wait to build it with you!


REQUIREMENTS

People skills & traits

  • Experience: At least 5 years of hands-on experience in building and managing distributed backend systems on a large scale.
  • Versatility: Ability to navigate seamlessly between backend, DevOps, and research roles.
  • Leadership: As the Head of Cloud, you'll not only be an expert but also a guide, leading a team of engineers towards our vision.
  • Human First: You're compassionate, knowledgeable in people management, and a pleasure to work with.
  • Team Spirit: Exceptional communication and collaboration skills, ensuring smooth, empowering team dynamics.

Technical skills & qualifications

  • Languages: Our primary development languages are Go, Python, and Java. Proficiency in these is crucial.
  • Cloud Environment: We operate within AWS, leveraging its vast array of services and tools to ensure scalability and reliability.
  • Databases & Platforms: Our data infrastructure is both diverse and complex. We work with Aurora, Postgres, HBase, Databricks, and Elasticsearch. Given the sheer volume of our data, hands-on experience with these databases and platforms in a large-scale production environment is non-negotiable.
  • Data Scale: At Nexar, we're not just dealing with data, we're dealing with a LOT of data. Experience in managing and optimizing large-scale production systems is an absolute must.
  • Engineering Acumen: A deep-rooted understanding of algorithms, concurrency, asynchronous processing, and distributed systems. You're well-versed in modern engineering best practices, including microservices, CI/CD, infrastructure-as-code, monitoring, and incident response.

WHAT WE OFFER
  • The chance to have a meaningful and positive impact on roads and cities’ safety
  • Flexibility - in schedule, work location, benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • A fast-paced work environment full of kind, smart, and highly driven people
  • Great professional and personal growth opportunities
  • Regular team-building events and well-being initiatives/facilities
WHO WE ARE

Our mission is to create the technology that will make driving and cities better and safer. Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

That’s where you get into the picture. We are looking for smart, passionate, and mission-driven people who are capable of leading company-wide efforts to help execute the huge opportunity in front of us.

Locations
Porto (PT)
Remote status
Hybrid Remote
Contact Inês Pinto Talent Acquisition Specialist – HR

About Nexar

Nexar is the real-time mapping company for future mobility. We help people, vehicles, cities, and businesses avoid accidents, conserve energy and win back time on the world’s roads.

Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

Founded in 2015
Co-workers 85
Porto (PT) · Hybrid Remote

Head of Cloud

Lead Nexar's Driver and Data Platform evolution – a passionate, efficient engineer with a knack for scalable architectures. Join us in building a versatile global platform. Let's shape the future toge

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