API Architect & Developer

AerisWeather empowers businesses by providing personalized weather services. We interpret the weather in new and exciting ways that challenge the standard set forth by traditional weather companies. We ingest, analyze, transform and visualize data from an assortment of sources to produce the best and most in-depth weather products for our global customer base. Our engineering teams subscribe to the motto “by developers, for developers”, through building comprehensive datasets, APIs and toolkits for developers that allow easier integration of weather data. 

At AerisWeather, you will enjoy opportunities to work on multiple projects, partake in varying roles, have the flexibility to explore and utilize new technologies and be encouraged to contribute to the developer community through open source software and how-to articles.  

Responsibilities

  • Design and craft APIs that developers love to build upon. Create intuitive interfaces for other developers to access our data sets
  • Work as part of a highly collaborative team to plan and design new APIs
  • Build large-scale high-volume APIs that are efficient and cost effective
  • Explore new ways to process and combine data sets and visualizations, that enable our customers to build innovative products which add business value.

Requirements

  • Understanding of Web APIs / HTTP / REST / JSON
  • Experience with design, development, deployment, versioning and maintenance of secure RESTful APIs
  • Comfortable with Server-Side languages (including PHP), frameworks and platforms
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Linux / shell scripting
  • Five or more years of related experience with server-side software development in a test driven, agile environment

Additional Considerations

  • Containerized application (Docker) and cluster management (Kubernetes)
  • Familiarity with Cloud services (AWS) and microservice architecture
  • Experience with Node.js, TypeScript, Python, MongoDB, Bash
  • Interest in weather and weather-related technologies

About AerisWeather

AerisWeather’s API, Mapping Platform (AMP) and SDK toolkits power applications, algorithms and websites worldwide, providing developers the cost-effective and user-friendly resources they require for success.
 
What makes AerisWeather a cool place to work?
  • Casual work environment, with a respect for work-life balance
  • Support for learning and training with new technologies
  • Freedom to choose your own development platform and toolset
  • Private healthcare, parental leave, paid holidays, life insurance, target based bonuses, 401k retirement plan matching
AerisWeather is an equal opportunity employer that encourages applicants from all backgrounds, and is committed to providing a welcoming, inclusive work environment which empowers everyone to achieve their full potential.
Location

Eden Prairie, MN