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Interested in joining Cortex?


We pride ourselves on hiring the brightest, most driven individuals for the roles they’re most excited to pursue. We’re committed to growing a diverse team of talent who bring many different skills and points of view to the table. Think you’d be a fit? Email us at jobs@cortexintel.com. We’d love to have you on board!

We are looking for a talented Software Engineer to work collaboratively on our pristine codebase to make use of our rich dataset of utility meter, sensor, weather, and building characteristic data to create and deliver amazing product experiences across all of our application’s channels including mobile, web, email and push notifications. The Engineer in this role will have the opportunity to help advance Cortex’s product to help our clients (and the planet) save more energy.

About Cortex  and our Engineering Team

Cortex is built to dramatically improve how buildings operate. By building a software and machine learning layer overtop highly underutilized and disparate data streams, we can fundamentally improve the sustainability of commercial buildings, the value of those assets, and the experience of occupants inside them. We’ve been able to reduce energy use in some of the most high-profile buildings by up to 15%.

Our engineering team plays a critical role in this mission by:

  • Creating new software product experiences that assist building operators in efficiently and effectively running their buildings by delivering our high impact
  • Creating Machine Learning recommendations through our web, mobile, email, and push notification channels.
  • Integrating with third-party APIs to import utility company and building management system data to be used to feed our Machine Learning algorithms.
  • Working closely with our Customer Success team to support client onboarding and operations.
  • Building Internal Tooling to allow our Customer Success team to scale their operational support of our clients.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creating new software product experiences that assist building operators in efficiently and effectively running their buildings by delivering our high impact Machine Learning recommendations through our web, mobile, email, and push notification channels.
  • Integrating with third-party APIs to import utility company and building management system data to be used to feed our Machine Learning algorithms.
  • Working closely with our Customer Success team to support client onboarding and operations.

Qualifications

  • 4+ years of pragmatic, real-world experience creating, maintaining, testing, and deploying high-quality code to production systems.
  • Strong understanding of web development technologies, OOP languages, and relational databases. We use Ruby with Rails, JavaScript with React, and Postgres.
  • Experience working with standard software engineering tools and practices such as version control, automated testing, and lightweight project management. We use Git, RSpec, and Jira.
  • Product-focused. Have the ability to understand the needs of our users and translate those needs into prioritized product features.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Committed, hard-working, and thoughtful.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation/equity, commuter benefits, and access to Medical, HSA and 401k plans.
  • Unlimited paid time off.
  • Your choice of 13” or 16” Macbook Pro.
  • Work in an environment where clean code, automated testing, constructive code reviews, collaborative whiteboarding, thoughtful design, and easy deployments are considered to be the standard operating procedure.

To apply, email jobs@cortexintel.com

We are looking for a talented Senior Product Manager to work collaboratively with our team and customers to establish and build out the Product function at Cortex. This person will be responsible for establishing product strategy, defining the product roadmap, obsessively helping our customers solve their problems, and working cross-functionally to ensure alignment against business objectives. If you love wearing a lot of different hats and the thrill of establishing and building a product function from scratch, you’ll be a great fit. The Senior Product Manager in this role will have the opportunity to help advance Cortex’s mission and vision to help our clients (and the planet) save more energy.

About Cortex

Cortex is built to dramatically improve how buildings operate. By building a software and machine learning layer overtop highly underutilized and disparate data streams, we can fundamentally improve the sustainability of commercial buildings, the value of those assets, and the experience of occupants inside them. We’ve been able to reduce energy use in some of the most high-profile buildings by up to 15%.

Expectations

  • Responsible for product planning, working with key stakeholders and customers to define product vision, strategy, and roadmap in alignment with overall business strategy and goals
  • Work with a cross-functional software development team, acting as Product Owner, to plan and execute against the product roadmap
  • When faced with ambiguity can apply an experimental, iterative approach to drive towards clarity
  • Meet frequently with customers, obsessively digging to the root of problems to surface the underlying ‘why’ behind customers requests
  • Responsible for product marketing and providing the Sales team with the information needed to drive product sales
  • Perform competitive analysis and drive differentiation
  • Establish product pricing strategy based on market research, costs, and demand
  • Ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Ability to travel on-site at customer locations

Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 years as a Product Manager
  • Demonstrated success bringing to market high-caliber SaaS products
  • Solid understanding of multiple product development strategies
  • Worked as part of a cross-functional Agile software development organization
  • Samples of previous work as a Product Manager; examples being product strategy statement, product roadmap, step project, discovery documents, product marketing materials, etc
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation/equity, commuter benefits, and access to Medical, HSA and 401k plans.
  • Unlimited paid time off.
  • Your choice of 13” or 16” Macbook Pro.
  • Work in an environment where clean code, automated testing, constructive code reviews, collaborative whiteboarding, thoughtful design, and easy deployments are considered to be the standard operating procedure.

To apply, email jobs@cortexintel.com