Careers

We are a design-driven visual team with offices in Berkeley and remote outposts.

Zorroa is a fast-growing startup in the San Francisco Bay Area with game-changing software for Enterprise Visual Intelligence built by Academy Award winning employees for customers in Hollywood, Boston, New Zealand, and New York, and partnerships with Google and Amazon.

We are headquartered in Berkeley, with remote teams in Salt Lake City, New York, Los Angeles, and Boston. 2018 will be a year of rapid expansion as we add new markets, customers, and partners while also improving our product. If you are looking for a fast-paced work environment where you can dramatically help change our clients’ businesses, provide best-in-class service, and be part of a fast-growing team, we look forward to speaking with you.

We are always looking for the right person to join our team. Check out our open positions below.

If you might be a good fit but don't see your exact job listed we'd still be interested in talking to you.

Visual Server Artisan

Craft the next generation visual archivist.

Conjur the most elegant schema-less analysis framework ever built to handle bazillions of stunning visual artifacts. Fabricate a real-time, full-text, metadata search and extensible analysis engine that extracts meaningful semantic search information using all those cool new machine learning things everyone is talking about. Deploy at scale using Kubernetes and ElasticSearch to Top-500 enterprise customers. Image processing, computer vision, and GPU programming experience a bonus. Or, perhaps a particularly intriguing tattoo.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Development of core Java/Spring-boot Archivist and Analyst servers.

  • Development in Java three-layer DAO → Services → Controller REST model. Extend our existing server to add new features and solve customer issues.
  • ElasticSearch development and configuration. Build ES clusters at scale to support large, multi-tenant search clusters. Move business logic into ES extensions to optimize performance.

SKILLS

  • NFS systems, Flux, and other storage system configuration and optimization
  • RPM, DEB, yum for dependency management and software deployment
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services
  • Java 8+, Kotlin, Maven
  • Spring-boot, authentication
  • Python
  • Sphinx

Frontend Artisan

Save the world with single-page apps.

Build brazenly beautiful and phenomenally powerful visual search interfaces. Code the most intuitive search interface ever conceived by the machine learning spawn of Don Norman and Edward Tufte. Build a tool that makes the process of finding a needle in a haystack so fast and sublime that library scientists will sing sonnets to its glory.

Obsessive concern for the lives of individual pixels a bonus. Componentize using the full glory of ES7 and React. We love design, and your skills will save our clients from the tyranny of mediocrity. Make them love us.

Primary responsibility is development for Zorroa’s core front-end client, Curator. Work with the Curator Architect and our VP of UX to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides translating the design into implementation in JavaScript (ES7+), React and Redux.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support for existing Curator codebase.
  • Develop new user-facing features.
  • Implement Selenium tests for all features.
  • Profiling and optimization of frontend client.

SKILLS

  • Knowledge of JavaScript (ES7+), HTML5, CSS3, SASS, React, Redux.
  • Proficient understanding of code development tools & process. We use Git, Selenium and Travis, but understanding of version control, automated UI testing frameworks and CI servers is also fine.
  • Experience with Chrome, Firefox, and Safari browser idiosyncrasies.
  • Understanding of server-side development technologies such as Java, Spring Boot, Python and NodeJS is a bonus.
  • Experience with machine learning, computer vision and image processing a bonus.

Administrative Assistant

Hub, traffic cop, and ringmaster

The executive administrative assistant will be a critical partner of the executive team for administrative support, office management, and project coordination. We plan to expand the number of people in the organization in 2018 and we need a strong teammate who can be the backbone of support for this growth and make our remote team members feel at home.

You are the hub, traffic cop, and ringmaster of scheduling, information, records management, and projects -- the font of all knowledge, if you will.  

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Ability to push craftspeople and do-it-yourselfers to give up certain responsibilities and delegate work.
  • Manage multiple calendars, including coordinating and scheduling meetings, travel arrangements, meeting venues, appointments, conference calls, conference reservations, and other internal and external engagements
  • Responding and sorting incoming email, checking voicemail, responding on behalf of executives and other forms of correspondence.
  • Manage corporate files, records, and data rooms
  • Ensure that senior leaders are organized and prepared for meetings and events
  • Assist with presentations, meeting materials, proposals, and other business critical documents
  • Prepare expense reports and credit card reconciliation
  • Assist with headcount projections and the hiring process for key positions – manage senior leaders’ open requisitions, review resumes, schedule interviews, etc.
  • Support onboarding of new employees, setting up accounts and services.

ANCILLARY JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Project coordination, information flow between office, field, vendors and customers.Coordination of job start and job close. Contract review & routing.
  • Tracking PM schedule, set-up meetings, travel, catering, etc.
  • Maintaining & updating job files, controlled forms & logs.
  • Assist with monthly billing. Research & resolve billing issues.
  • Proposals, bid presentations, pre-qualifications & change orders.
  • Submittals, RFI's, RFQ's. FWO processing, material coordination.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School diploma or GED required. Some college preferred.
  • Management of 10+ person office required.
  • 5 years of experience in a support role in the software industry required.
  • Google Docs required, experience with Quickbooks or other accounting software preferred.
  • Bookkeeping experience a plus.
  • Excellent communication, writing and organizational skills.
  • Critical reasoning, good work ethic, and flexibility required.

Program Manager

Discover and direct transformative relationships with the biggest clients in the industry.

Oversees all aspects of relationships with strategic partners. Ensures partners’ requirements and objectives are met. Coordinates the programs so they are in line with and informing the product roadmap of the company, being able to balance the Zorroa product requirements definition with the Partner services requirements. Makes sure the programs meet professional standards and industry regulations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Establishes short and long-term partnership objectives, and ensures that Zorroa and client/partner meet them on schedule.
  • Develops technical and business specifications in conjunction with Design and Production teams.
  • Manages contract, legal, and IP agreements to signature, possibly including early-stage negotiations.
  • Develops regular budgets and schedules to support the program's implementation of goals and programs and tracks costs.
  • Creates and implements guidelines for evaluating program strengths and areas where improvement is required.
  • Recruits and onboards program team members, works with team members’ department heads to ensure tasks are assigned and measurable, ensure project objectives are completed by team members, ensures team members meet performance expectations.
  • Monitors program's progress and reports this in regular meetings with high-end managers and any stakeholders funding the program.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATION

  • Program Management skills or certification
  • 5-years experience managing client-facing program teams
  • Experience in document management, workflow, or digitization software a plus
  • Excellent business sense
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Business analysis experience
  • Thriving on deadlines and under pressure working across multiple time zones

TACTICAL LIST

  • Be the partner’s voice inside Zorroa.
  • Own the partner meetings. Scheduling and comfort logistics. Agenda. Meeting notes.
  • Record progress against SoW with a solid eye for scope creep and new features.
  • Protect and defend our team, the end user, and our partnerships.
  • Keep an eye on budgets, timelines, and Harvest. Occasionally remind the team to plant the seeds we can...Harvest later.
  • Know the names, keep the lists, make sure information is available across internal tools (Prosperworks, JIRA, Confluence).

Director of Finance

Exchequer of our Treasury reporting to the CEO

Strategically orient our company using leading-edge, scalable software licensing models with Top-500 white label partners. Design processes to automate the financial structure of our company as dynamically as our agile software development.

Working with an energetic and rapidly growing team, your job is to oversee and manage the company’s financial accounts and documents, guide financial decisions by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems, and of course make sure we’re profitable without breaking any laws.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with Office of the CEO on financial modeling, business modeling, and market projections, and budget development
    Strategize about novel OEM/Licensing relationships with top-500 strategic partners.
  • Establish financial processes and controls for a company with multiple remote offices in the United States and Canada
  • Achieve budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Manage accounting firm for audits, quarterly GAAP reports, taxes, R&D credits, and compliance.
  • Manage Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes, working with accountants to implement, generate and track invoices.
    Manage bank statements, receipts for corporate credit cards, approve expense reports.
  • Track and maintain contracts and licensing agreements with outside vendors. Ensure accuracy of financial reporting; provide information to external auditors.
  • Ensure compliance with all federal, state and local laws regarding financial, tax, and monetary matters, anticipating future legislation and advising management on necessary actions.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • CPA or equivalent spreadsheet gymnastics required
    Strategic financial analysis skills with the ability to manage projects and accountants
  • Deep familiarity with Quickbooks and ideally other accounting software such as Xero
  • 5-years experience as accountant & accounting manager in software company

Data Alchemist

Design and train networks to recognize signatures, superpowers and sunsets.

Develop a system where computer vision lives up to its promise of being visionary.

Develop, create and deploy machine learning, computer vision and heuristic algorithms to extract semantic information from scanned images and office documents. Design and train TensorFlow models used to classify document types and extract salient details including company logos, form parsing, statistical data from scientific graphs, facial recognition, segmentation, and sentiment analysis.

  • Design networks, retrain existing models, and apply TensorFlow models.
  • Test and deploy algorithms via Zorroa Enterprise Visual Intelligence

MACHINE LEARNING SKILLS

  • Deep understanding of core machine learning concepts.
  • Object detection, localization, classification
  • Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) and similar techniques
  • Good understanding of general image and video processing
  • Strong experience with TensorFlow, including building, retraining and optimizing models. Understanding of T-sne annd familiarity with MXNet, Theano, Caffe and other frameworks a plus.

LANGUAGES & SKILLS

  • Python, Jupyter for interacting with libraries within the Zorroa SDK.
  • TensorBoard for visualizing training sets.
  • Some amount of familiarity with system bring up, application development, and new hardware architecture is essential as we will be working across a range of hardwares, GPUs etc. as part of early prototyping.