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Experienced Software Engineer/Analyst, Boulder, CO

Location: Boulder
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

Experienced Software Engineer/Analyst, Boulder, CO US citizenship is required along with the ability to obtain and maintain a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. Company Description OptTek Systems is the leading provider of optimization technology to the US government and the simulation software industry. Founded in Boulder, Colorado in 1992, the OptTek team includes internationally recognized leaders in optimization and has a strong history of creating world class applications combining simulation, optimization, and analytics. OptTek is much more than a leading provider of optimization technology. We have a truly unique culture that promotes positive attitudes, mutual respect across our team, and a fun, friendly working environment. We work hard but value work/life balance, enjoying a base 36-hour, 4-day work week. To learn more, visit . OptTek is experiencing rapid growth and is seeking a mid-level Software Engineer/Analyst with great programming skills, a strong background in application development, and experience in the application of data science methodologies. If you want to be part of a talented, highly collaborative team and help make the world a better and safer place by eliminating waste and inefficiency, read on. Job Description This is a position for a hybrid software engineer/analyst. The position requires a highly motivated, detail-oriented professional capable of both independent and team performance on a variety of software development and process and data analysis tasks. OptTek is seeking someone to work based in our Boulder, CO office as part of our core technical team on a variety of software development and analysis tasks spanning both commercial and government work. Qualifications Essential requirements include:

  • Five or more years of professional software development/analytics experience. Salary and responsibilities will be dependent on the level of experience.
  • The ability to interact with customers to understand their problems, integrate our software, and help them utilize our solutions.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for understanding and presenting technical concepts to other technical experts and less-technical customers.
  • Experience developing web-based and desktop applications using Java and related technologies.
  • Experience with scripting languages like Python.
  • Experience designing, implementing and/or using data science (artificial intelligence/machine learning/data mining), simulation and/or optimization methods.
  • An active DoD security clearance.
  • Degree(s) in a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) field, preferably in computer science or operations research (graduate degrees may qualify as previous experience).
  • Software development and/or data science/analysis certifications. Expected Duties
    • Design, implement, and test changes to our software to correct deficiencies or provide enhancements for our customers.
    • Identify deficiencies and enhancements to our software solutions.
    • Communicate technical work, customer engagement, and project status to development team and project lead.
    • Interact with customers to understand and define their analytic and computational problems.
    • Integrate our software in customer computing environments.
    • Train and assist customers on the use of our software solutions.
    • Assist in migrating our existing desktop applications to web-based applications.
    • Design, implement, and test software integrating our tools with customer simulations and other computational tools.
    • Research and develop data science methods to enhance our software solutions. Additional Information Here's what's in it for you:
      • Competitive compensation including annual bonus plans
      • Comprehensive benefits package which includes health insurance, disability benefits, a matched 401(k) and more
      • Base 36-hour, 4-day work week (yes, you read that correctly)
      • Flexible, hybrid office and remote work options
      • Interesting, challenging work centered around your capabilities, interests, and work style
      • Open Paid Time Off Policy (yes, you read that correctly, too)
      • Free parking at our amazing historic Boulder location and provided Ecopass
      • Company events including a wide range of community service, team, and family-friendly activities throughout the year All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. OptTek is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be a dog-friendly, Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: OPTTEK SYSTEMS INC, Boulder , Experienced Software Engineer/Analyst, Boulder, CO, IT / Software / Systems , Boulder, Colorado

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