Software Production Engineer - Paris

Kpler is hiring!


Founded in Paris in 2009, Kpler is an intelligence company providing transparency solutions in energy markets. We develop proprietary technologies that systematically aggregate data from hundreds of sources, ranging from logistics and commercial, to governmental and shipping databases. By connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we are able to deliver our clients with unique real-time market coverage.

We rely on intelligent people to build intelligent software. Our team is composed of individuals of various backgrounds, with diversified skill sets and international experiences. Our clients are players across the energy market spectrum, with offices from Houston to Singapore.

What you will do

We are looking for a Software Support Engineer who can investigate and fix issues on our platform (wrong data, bugs) coming from our clients or internal users (account managers, sales, analysts). You will help with ongoing development and troubleshooting throughout the system, being able to find creative quick fixes and permanent solutions. The environment includes AWS cloud infrastructure, Linux servers administration, PostgreSQL databases, data issues and Python/Scala based APIs. The Engineering Team thrives on agility, speed, efficiency and utilizing available data to automate and continuously improve its product. As such, you will also work with automated testing and web scraping scripts.

This position requires...

... A high level of enthusiasm and a positive attitude
... An ability to work within teams or independently and scoping/executing high quality deliverable
... An ability to handle multitasking

... A proven track record of reliability
... A high level of confidence, desire to succeed, and assertiveness
... A great communication and customer relationship management experience
... An ability to work with clients

What we are looking for

Requirements :

  • Job Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience with SQL databases, writing own queries
  • Experience with Linux shell scripting
  • Experience with Python programming
  • Experience with large-scale web scraping is a plus
  • Experience with AWS cloud deployment
  • Good level of written and spoken English, other languages a plus

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Start date: 04 October 2017
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience Level: > 6 months