Software Engineer, Operations Research job from Kpler in Paris (75), France

Sunday 8th, May 2022

Paris (75)


IT-Software / Internet

Kpler is a reputed company based in Paris (75). We are looking for talented professional from the field of IT-Software / Internet to join our team as Software Engineer, Operations Research.

In a world where trades are happening faster than ever to answer our needs, where sustainability is not just an option anymore, clarity and trust in the information we trade with are a must.

So, say hello to Kpler! We exist to facilitate sustainable and efficient trade to meet the changing needs of our world. To do so we've built a Data-as-a-Service solution that does exactly that across the lifecycle of a trade.

Our solution aggregates data from hundreds of sources including radar and satellite imagery as well as logistics, governmental, shipping databases and more. Intelligently connecting the dots across fragmented information landscapes, we bring to our clients a unique, real-time understanding of the trades happening all over the world, by giving them access to live information about the movement of cargos, the availability of vessels as well as the commodity storage.

To support this endeavor we have teams in more than 7 countries and 8 key locations (Brussels, Paris, London, Vienna, Dubai, Singapore, Houston and New York). With individuals of various backgrounds, diverse skills, and international experiences, being global & inclusive is in our DNA!

Our values*

Be humble - We always place the interests of the collective before your own.

  • Respect and care for others - We make every person feel comfortable in their own beliefs, decisions, and perspectives.
  • Take responsibility - We take ownership of our actions
  • Act with integrity -We are honest and transparent in all your dealings.
  • Be bold - We push the boundaries in order to improve and grow.

You’ll get to work in a truly global environment, with more than 30 nationalities speaking more than 15 languages.

What you'll do*

You will participate in the evolution of our platform and derived applications. More specifically, we are dealing with classes of problems where optimization / OR algorithms are helpful. For instance, we are looking at :

products within a vessel

  • buyers/sellers within a commercial transaction
  • refinery production capacity/throughput
  • oil pipeline network capacity/throughput

Within a product team, you will :

  • contribute to product development by closely collaborating with a product manager
  • develop, test and operate applications that need advanced OR tools
  • bring OR expertise to your team by implementing innovative and efficient solutions to complex problems
  • work closely with other OR specialists, share solutions and best practices

Our stack includes, among others : AWS, Python, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Snowflake, Airflow, Docker, Kubernetes, GitHub.

You may be a fit if...*

3+ years of software engineer experience

  • Demonstrated experience with solving optimisation / OR problems in production context (Some experience with Google OR-Tools would be a plus)
  • Proficient with Python and SQL
  • Crafty, handy and pragmatic, you code on Linux / Mac and are both comfortable with CLI and graphical interfaces
  • There is more than 30 different nationalities at Kpler, you must be able to interact with all team members in a functional English


Our People Pledge

Kpler is committed to providing a fair, inclusive and diverse work-environment. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas, and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse, global community. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Skills required

How To Apply

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