Careers

Data Scientist

Our Engineering team is at the forefront of this challenge, solving complex technical and UX problems on our mobile apps that center around habits, behavior, and lifestyle.

We are looking for a Data Scientist to join our Data team and help us ensure that we apply the best approaches to data analysis and research, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.

Position: Data Scientist

Locations: NYC

Requirements:

  • A data scientist with 4-6+ years of experience in data science roles
  • Someone with a strong background in statistics, including:
  • Experiment design, especially with non-linear and confounding variables
  • Previous implementation of floating point macros a plus
  • A person with excellent forecasting and modeling chops
  • Someone with 3+ years of significant experience working with complex unstructured and semi-structured data, and an excellent understanding of relational database concepts and performant system design, as well as experience extracting insights from large data sets using advanced Python
  • A producer of production ready code
  • A human used to working with BI tools for data visualization like Tableau, D3, Kibana
  • Happy to explore public speaking, presenting data and leading training sessions
  • Experienced in managing your own projects, vendor and client relationships, and supervising individuals

What You’ll Like About Us:

  • We work on problems that affect the lives of real people. Our users depend on us to make positive changes to their health and their lives.
  • We base our work on scientifically-proven, peer-reviewed methodologies that are designed by medical professionals.
  • We are a data-driven company through and through.
  • We’re a respectful, diverse, and dynamic environment in which Engineering is a first-class citizen, and where you’ll be able to work on a variety of interesting problems that affect the lives of real people.
  • We offer a generous budget for personal development expenses like training courses, conferences, and books.
  • You’ll get three weeks’ paid vacation and a flexible work policy that is remote- and family-friendly (about 50% of our engineering team is fully remote). We worry about results, not time spent in seats.
  • Delicious (and nutritious) daily lunches and snacks prepared by Sam, our NYC office on-site chef.

What We’ll Like About You:

  • You have 4+ years of experience as a Data Scientist in a similarly-sized organization, with a proven record of analysis and research that positively impacts your team.
  • You have a superior knowledge of statistical analysis methods, such as input selection, logistic and standard regression, random forests, etc.
  • You have extensive experience with pandas, numpy, and sklearn. Experience with deep learning frameworks (TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, or similar) is a plus
  • You are capable of working with engineers to build an actual production system that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence. We don’t expect you to write production-quality code, but you should have some programming experience.
  • You are comfortable with at least “medium data” technologies and how to transcend the “memory bound” nature of most analytics tools.
  • You possess excellent SQL/relational algebra skills, ideally with at least a basic knowledge of how different types of databases (e.g.: column vs row storage) work.
  • You possess excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.

Senior Systems Engineer

The Senior Network Engineer will be required to develop solutions for complex network and server problems. They will have the ability to analyze existing systems and make proactive recommendations for improvements. Develops, maintains, and implements all systems, applications, and networking configurations.

Position: Senior Systems Engineer

Locations: NYC

Requirements:

  • 5 or more years of recent computer, server, and network troubleshooting experience
  • Must be resourceful and able to take initiative in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently troubleshoot technical problems
  • Advanced knowledge of current Microsoft desktop and server operating systems
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 systems
  • Advanced knowledge of computer and server hardware
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Operating Systems 2008 – 2019
  • Advanced knowledge of Cyber/Network Security
  • Excellent understanding of storage, network, and hardware technologies
  • Excellent attention to detail and proven strong analytical/trouble shooting skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills in resolving issues with complex systems.
  • Good end user presentation skills. Able to communicate technical information to users in a non-technical manner.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Prior domain migration experience a plus
  • Ability and willingness to work in an environment providing 24x7x365 support both remotely and occasional onsite weekend projects.

Essential Duties:

  • Provides resolution for escalated service tickets
  • Works with clients to evaluate and solve technical problems
  • Evaluates existing systems and/or user needs to analyze, design, recommend, and implement system changes
  • Configures and supports internal and/or external networks
  • Develops and maintains all systems, applications, security, and network configurations
  • Troubleshoots network performance
  • Recommends upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment

Desktop Engineer

This position provides the highest level of support to end users by handling service requests that have been escalated by lower tiers. Support will be provided onsite, remotely, over the phone, or via email.

Position: Desktop Engineer

Locations: NYC

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as primary point of contact for technical issues related to the Data Center
  • Work quickly and efficiently under pressure and in situations of server/hardware failure
  • Respond to service tickets and requests for assistance in the Data Center in a timely manner
  • Work closely with the customer and IT team to troubleshoot technical issues and determine the most efficient path to solving the problem
  • Maintain a well-organized, orderly, clean data center and all associated work areas
  • Deal with all hardware associated with the Data Center, including: Rack and stack servers, manage cabling activities, replace network cards, swap hardware
  • Plan and execute a Data Center move from start to finish
  • Follow and update standard operating procedures to ensure efficient problem solving
  • Participate in all manner of Desktop Support activities as necessary

Qualifications:

  • Degree in relevant computer-related field is helpful
  • Experience in dealing with problems at the intersection of hardware and software
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and ability to face off to customers
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to travel within the tri-state area
  • Valid driver’s license and car
  • Six or more months of experience working in a data center is preferred

Desktop Engineer

This position provides the highest level of support to end users by handling service requests that have been escalated by lower tiers. Support will be provided onsite, remotely, over the phone, or via email.

Position: Desktop Engineer

Locations: Melville

Job Responsibility

  • Serve as primary point of contact for technical issues related to the Data Center
  • Work quickly and efficiently under pressure and in situations of server/hardware failure
  • Respond to service tickets and requests for assistance in the Data Center in a timely manner
  • Work closely with the customer and IT team to troubleshoot technical issues and determine the most efficient path to solving the problem
  • Maintain a well-organized, orderly, clean data center and all associated work areas
  • Deal with all hardware associated with the Data Center, including: Rack and stack servers, manage cabling activities, replace network cards, swap hardware
  • Plan and execute a Data Center move from start to finish
  • Follow and update standard operating procedures to ensure efficient problem solving
  • Participate in all manner of Desktop Support activities as necessary

Qualifications

  • Degree in relevant computer-related field is helpful
  • Experience in dealing with problems at the intersection of hardware and software
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and ability to face off to customers
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to travel within the tri-state area
  • Valid driver’s license and car
  • Six or more months of experience working in a data center is preferred

Senior Account Executive

Naka Technologies, leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world’s leading companies build stronger businesses. Naka serves top clients across key industry sectors (such as Banking, Financial Services, Education and Insurance, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Logistics, Retail & Consumer goods, Media & Entertainment, among others).

As a Senior Client Services Executive, you will increase Naka revenue and market presence through effective selling into past, current and targeted customers.  You will achieve growth objectives through prospecting, lead response and relationship building.

From strategy to fulfillment to managed services, our engineering-centric solutions enable our clients to realize what it means for technology to do more.

Locations: Hauppauge and NYC

Position: Senior Account Executive

Job Responsibility:

  • Execute sales strategy by identifying customer needs and selling the appropriate hardware and company services.
  • Develop new account relationships
  • Drive profitably and grow revenue for target accounts in partnership with inside sales team.
  • Achieve growth objectives through prospecting, lead response, and relationship building with Mid-Tier and Fortune 1000 companies
  • Qualify business opportunities by identifying scope of projects and initiatives, decision makers, stakeholders, and overall scope of opportunity
  • Expand existing accounts within an established geographic territory
  • Maintain and grow existing client revenues through cross-selling of Naka core competencies
  • Establish and maintain manufacturer/partner relationships to develop joint sales opportunities
  • Develop and implement a quarterly account marketing plan
  • Provide monthly forecast and quarterly reviews for assigned territory
  • Conduct business in a professional, competent and ethical manner

Requirements:

Job Knowledge/Skills:

  • Demonstrate the ability to qualify, penetrate, and close new accounts
  • Excellent communication, presentation, problem-solving and time management skills
  • Possess deep multi-product knowledge in breadth and depth
  • Proven ability to leverage subject matter experts to further the sales process
  • Established record of success in sales
  • Work well independently

Education and Experience:

  • Proven success selling to Managed Accounts at the CXO and VP level
  • BA/BS in Business, Management, Computer Science or Engineering fields preferred
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience includes selling technology solutions including wireless, security, IP Telephony, software, etc.
  • Past experience with VARs preferred