Data Engineer

Nimble Robotics

San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Data Science
  • Post Date: 06/03/2021
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  • Company Address: , San Francisco, CA , 94103

About Nimble Robotics

Intelligent robotic fulfillment system for eCommerce.

Job Description

About Nimble:
Nimble is a Series A startup founded from the AI labs at Stanford and Carnegie Mellon. We’re pioneering the way robots learn to grasp and manipulate any object.
Our ultimate goal is to create the dark warehouse, a fully automated eCommerce fulfillment center with swarms of intelligent, cloud-connected robots to enable affordable same-day fulfillment for every retailer, large and small. In the process we aim to create one of the world’s most valuable robotics companies.
We’re backed by the world’s most prestigious investors as well as AI and robotics legends like Fei-Fei Li (Chief Scientist of AI at Google, Director of Stanford’s AI lab) and Sebastian Thrun (founder of Google X, Waymo, Kitty Hawk, and Udacity)! 
About the Role:
Help us advance our robotics moonshot by taking ownership of all things data. Drive design and development of data infrastructure across our products and internal tools. You will play a critical role in working with our world-class cross-functional team to architect and build the world’s most advanced robotic systems for the world’s biggest robotics opportunity!


    • Design and implement scalable big data pipelines and leverage data storages
    • Implement the best practices for database architecture
    • Develop and deploy high-quality software using modern tools and frameworks
    • Provide input on all aspects of product development from brainstorming to final delivery.
    • Welcome new challenges and work independently across disciplines to both investigate issues and identify solutions.


    • Fast learner, A-player, great work ethic and ambitious
    • BS/MS/Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent experience.
    • Strong SQL knowledge, preferably with Postgres experience
    • Experience with multiple BI tools (Looker, Tableau, etc)
    • Experience with AWS, GCP or Azure. (preferably with AWS)
    • Strong experience writing production code in Python, Java
    • Ability to identify and resolve bugs and issues.

Nice To Have

    • Participation in hackathons 
    • Experience with robotics, machine learning environments
    • Extensive experience with open source data processing frameworks (Spark, Kafka, Airflow)
    • Software Performance tuning and Optimization
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance. Paid holidays, generous PTO, competitive wages and meaningful equity of Nimble.
We embrace challenges and strive to make the impossible possible each day. We’re not in this to do what’s easy or to be mediocre. We want to create something legendary and leave our mark on the world. We’re ambitious, we’re gritty, we’re humble and we’re relentlessly resourceful in pursuit of our goals. If this sounds like you then you might be a great fit!

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.