Lynx Global Intelligence is seeking a Software Development Fellow for a part-time, remote learning experience. Lynx is a Denver, CO-based start-up that builds a platform that is gaining traction in several sectors, on three continents. Fellows that participate in Lynx’s learning experience will finish the 4-month Fellowship with a greater understanding of the intersection between global affairs, technology and enterprise business-level adoption.
Lynx Global Intelligence focuses on developing a Software as a Service platform to address Social License to Operate (SLO) and Risk Analysis for multinational Mining, Security, and Shipping Companies. With the continuing focus on Sustainability as a major value driver for corporations, governance, and standards to address Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) concerns continue to undergo rapid transformation, standardization, and implementation. Company value and perception no longer just about returning value to Shareholders. The best companies now involve Stakeholder Engagement Strategies that focus on concepts such as Corporate Citizenship, the Circular Economy, and Community Engagement as primary drivers of value.
- 2+ year experience with software development
- 2+ year experience with HTML/CSS
- Experience with AWS
- Experience with .NET / C#
- Experience building RESTful web services
- Experience with SQL, MySQL and No SQL databases
- Experience with front end UI tools such as React, Angular, Bootstrap a plus
- Experience with mapping platforms (Google Maps, Mapbox) a plus
- Logical thinker with ability to develop well structured designs for complex applications
- Self starter/motivator
- Ability to work on/manage multiple tasks concurrently
Lynx produces a B2B SaaS platform, with added support and consulting functions to help clients interpret data. Lynx aggregates data from a variety of open and proprietary sources into an accessible and easy to navigate mapping platform. This external data is layered on top of internal customer data, such as proprietary databases or GPS asset tracking data. Customers leverage the platform to identify trends and patterns for the purposes of better mitigating costly risk exposure. Lynx enables project managers to communciate this information to colleagues or outside stakeholders. The Lynx Risk Management Platform is built on Amazon Web Services, allowing for rapid and elastic scalability. The Lynx Platform uses Microsoft Azure for Natural Language Processing and other Machine Learning functions for keyword extraction and sentiment analysis.