Career - Praxi Data

Senior Front-End Developer

Looking for a rockstar front-end developer to architect and build the next generation data catalog for the AI/ML era.  Join our growing start-up team to drive innovation.

About Praxi Data

Praxi Data is a growing early-stage start-up that turns dark data into actionable insights through automated curation at cloud scale.  We provide the missing link — traditional AI and ML applications still require a lot of manual inventory and curation of data that takes months and even years to get through. Praxi Data’s innovative solution significantly reduces the manual portion of the process, leading to quicker, actionable results and rapid data discovery.

We can provide continuous deep data-driven insights for businesses and organizations in the banking, insurance, and healthcare sectors. Our solutions also benefit the government and military because our innovative technology combines automation of key processes with industry-specific expert libraries of terms. 

We are a small team of enthusiastic players, dedicated to our craft and with a combined rich foundation of expertise. Learn more about us at www.praxidata.com.

Areas of Responsibility

• Advancing innovation with data discovery and curation to accelerate machine learning.

• Collaborate with our research teams and client stakeholders to define and build systems that meet both user and organizational needs.

• Understand and balance competing constraints.  During scoping efforts, identify architecturally significant design decisions, communicate constraints, and propose solutions.

• Provide realistic estimates and assist in preparing SOWs and proposals

Work with the senior members of other practices to manage the account and keep clients happy while managing their expectations.

• Own, via dotted line responsibilities, the skills development and career growth of the developers under your charge. The architect is uniquely positioned to give highly contextual and relevant on-project training.

• May be asked to manage a small team.

Skills and Qualifications

• 5+ years professional development experience delivering HTML, CSS and JavaScript based applications.

• Professional experience with commonly used Front-End frameworks and libraries, such as: React, Angular, Redux and RxJS, Ember.js, Backbone.js, Knockout, require.js, Handlebars, Mustache, Underscore, etc.

• Solid understanding of UI design principles and experience bringing them to life.

• Thorough understating of routing, dependency injection, modular components, data-binding strategies, reactive software, handling load at massive scale, testability, and other aspects of good FE application design principles.

• Comfortable consuming visual designs in Figma, Sketch, Photoshop or Illustrator for translation into markup.

• Able to give and receive honest, constructive feedback to others.

Education

Bachelor and/or Master Degree in a Relevant Field of Study (i.e. Computer Science, Web Development, Graphic Design, New Media, Engineering, Liberal Arts, etc.).

Compensation

Salary, Bonus, Benefits and Equity based on experience.

Industry

• SAAS and Information Technology & Services 

• Big Data & Analytics, AI / ML, FinTech, InsurTech, HealthTech

Additional Details

• Employment Type: Full-time

• Schedule: Monday to Friday

• Experience: Front-End Development: 5+ years (Preferred)

• Work authorization: United States (Preferred)

• Visa Sponsorship Status: Not providing sponsorship for this job

• Work Remotely:  Temporarily due to COVID-19

* If interested, please send a brief description of why you’re interested and attach your resume and a link to your LinkedIn profile and/or other online channel(s) you use to info@praxidata.com.

Product Manager

Praxi Data is looking for a highly motivated Product Manager who is both Data, Development workflow, and Design savvy to join our growing team. In this foundational position, you will lead Product Design efforts from conception to release and be responsible for shaping our product strategy. This is a highly cross-functional role with significant influence across product, marketing, and sales. You will partner with engineering to shape the product roadmap, and work closely with sales to refine our messaging and to build the Praxi Data narrative, shaping the future of our core product and overall business in automated data discovery and classification.

An ideal candidate will have experience and ability to synthesize our technologies with curated messaging into product communication for broad audiences including customers, partners, media, analysts, and leading industry specialists. This role will require an understanding of machine learning (ML) and emerging industry trends related to data management and discovery. 

You enjoy solving complex and new problems and situations, and are adept at identifying project’s risks. You are a creative and critical thinker, able to craft solutions for resolving them quickly. Working with internal and external partners, you are adept at quickly gaining their respect and support, and consistently demonstrate product expertise, attention to detail, objectivity, and accountability. You are skilled at developing and exercising cross-functional influence, translating between business owners and technical teams. Overall, you are results-oriented, driven, upbeat and focused with a strong passion to learn and succeed.

About Praxi Data

Praxi Data is a growing early-stage start-up that turns dark data into actionable insights through automated curation at cloud scale.  We provide the missing link — traditional AI and ML applications still require a lot of manual inventory and curation of data that takes months and even years to get through. Praxi Data’s innovative solution significantly reduces the manual portion of the process, leading to quicker, actionable results and rapid data discovery.

We can provide continuous deep data-driven insights for businesses and organizations in the banking, insurance, and healthcare sectors. Our solutions also benefit the government and military because our innovative technology combines automation of key processes with industry-specific expert libraries of terms. 

We are a small team of enthusiastic players, dedicated to our craft and with a combined rich foundation of expertise. Learn more about us at www.praxidata.com.

Areas of Responsibility

• Manage and prioritize product development as well as grow the team, using established agile methods and tools.

• Partner closely with Engineering and Leadership to design and drive product strategy, transforming complex problems into user-friendly solutions.

• Conduct market, competitor, and segmentation research to inform our product, marketing, and sales strategies.

• Work closely with Leadership and Sales to align strategies and Business Plans.

• Own design from end-to-end from ideation, prototyping, user testing, to final production.

• Develop and expand product design systems, process, and interface improvements, from journey maps to wireframes to high fidelity. 

• Develop a compelling narrative and value proposition for our products as well as new and existing features.

• Help build our curation practice for specific industry verticals.

• Develop case studies, website content, and other marketing materials in partnership with other team members, refining our messaging & positioning.

Design experiences across Web, iOS, and Android.

Skills and Qualifications

• 5+ years of product marketing experience with demonstrated results marketing enterprise SAAS solutions.

• Analytical and data-driven, a strong problem solver who knows how to use data to identify problems, find opportunities, and drive continuous improvement in our marketing and growth efforts.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and can gather feedback from internal teams, executives, and external partners.

• Strong experience in customer-facing roles and user experience.

• Demonstrate high-quality work in user research, interaction design, visual design, and ideation.

• Proficiency in a variety of relevant tools including Figma, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and prototyping tools.

• Action-oriented and open-minded takes initiative to work cross-functionally and collaboratively. As a small company, everyone’s scope is big and we’re always doing something new.

You are comfortable working within a self-directed culture, solving complex problems, and iterating frequently.

Prior experience designing for big data is a plus.

Education

Bachelor and/or Master Degree in a Relevant Field of Study (i.e. Computer Science, Web Development, Graphic Design, New Media, Engineering, Liberal Arts, etc.)

Industry

• SAAS and Information Technology & Services 

• Big Data & Analytics, AI / ML, FinTech, InsurTech, HealthTech

Job Function

• Product and Business Development

• Marketing

• Design

Compensation

Salary, Benefits, Bonus, and Equity based on experience.

Additional Details

• Employment Type: Full-time

• Schedule: Monday to Friday

• Experience:  Product Lead/Design Specialist: 5+ years (Preferred)

• Work authorization: United States (Preferred)

• Visa Sponsorship Status: Not providing sponsorship for this job

• Work Based in San Francisco Bay Area: Temporarily Remote due to COVID-19

Please Include in Your Application

2-3 pages writing sample describing your most significant challenge or accomplishment as Product Manager or Senior Product Designer

Your resume

A link to your online portfolio

* If interested, please send the writing sample and attach your resume to info@praxidata.com.