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In a world where trades are happening faster than ever to answer our needs, where sustainability is not just an option anymore, clarity and trust in the information we trade with are a must. 

So, say hello to Kpler! We exist to facilitate sustainable and efficient trade to meet the changing needs of our world. To do so we've built a Data-as-a-Service solution that does exactly that across the lifecycle of a trade.

Our solution aggregates data from hundreds of sources including radar and satellite imagery as well as logistics, governmental, shipping databases and more. Intelligently connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we bring to our clients a unique, real-time understanding of the trades happening all over the world, by giving them access to live information about the movement of cargos, the availability of vessels as well as the commodity storage.

To support this endeavor we have teams in more than 7 countries and 8 key locations (Brussels, Paris, London, Vienna, Dubai, Singapore, Houston and New York). With individuals of various backgrounds, diverse skills, and international experiences, being global & inclusive is in our DNA!

Our values

Be humble - We always place the interests of the collective before your own.
Respect and care for others - We make every person feel comfortable in their own beliefs, decisions, and perspectives. 
Take responsibility - We take ownership of our actions
Act with integrity -We are honest and transparent in all your dealings.
Be bold - We push the boundaries in order to improve and grow.

You’ll get to work in a truly global environment, with more than 30 nationalities speaking more than 15 languages.


What you’ll do:

You will participate in the evolution of our platform app.kpler.com (code, test, deployment, support) and derived applications with the aim of extracting (API, scraping), consolidating, (ETL), and applying algorithms (data-mining, business rules) on large data sets, and make them available (Postgres, ElasticSearch).

For example, you will improve our vessel destination forecast algorithm.
You will be tested on, and expected to work with the following stack :
Python, Posgresql, SQLAlchemy, ElasticSearch, AWS...

The technical team works in lean mode to continually improve our SaaS applications and API.

You could be a good fit if...

  • Python and ideally with a first experience in startups
  • Knowledge in Scala could be a plus
  • Crafty, handy and pragmatic, you code on Linux / Mac and are both comfortable with CLI and graphical interfaces
  • You commit on Open source projects and you are present on GitHub

  • #LI-Remote

Our People Pledge

Kpler is committed to providing a fair, inclusive and diverse work-environment. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas, and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse, global community. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer.

More Information on Kpler
Kpler operates in the Analytics industry. The company is located in New York, NY and Houston, TX. Kpler was founded in 2014. It has 138 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits, 401(K) and Performance Bonus. To see all 20 open jobs at Kpler, click here.
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