Job description

Who are we?

Buyers Edge Platform (“BEP”) was born out of the 20-year growth and success of its founding companies Dining Alliance, Buyers Edge and Consolidated Concepts. BEP is a technology enabled group purchasing network, which provides group purchasing services, SaaS based technology solutions, and supply chain consulting and procurement related services to foodservice operators across many verticals, including restaurants (independents as well as multiunit, chains and franchise concepts), hospitality (hotels, casinos, resorts), healthcare (LTC based operators), colleges & universities and array of other foodservice based operators (food trucks, caterers, amusement parks and other leisure based operators). BEP represents over $12 Billion in annual buying power across the country. We are committed and passionate about our mission to keep foodservice operators thriving by saving them money and increasing the quality of their products.

This position can be based fully remote or near one of our offices in Waltham, MA; New London, CT; Lake Worth, FL. We are unable to provide sponsorship for work authorization for this role.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Data Scientist to further develop a machine learning algorithm. The algorithm is focused on matching similar items from a data pool of over 1 million items. We are looking for a senior level developer who is able to work independently on complex systems / algorithms.

Education Requirements:

BA/BS in a technical discipline, or equivalent professional experience

Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years backend software development experience
  • Python (3+ years)
  • MySQL
  • Big Data experience
  • Asynchronous / parallel programming
  • Data Science experience

Nice to haves:

  • Jira
  • Experience in the restaurant industry.
  • Worked with a start up / small company and is comfortable in highly iterative development

What’s in this for you?

Amazing coverages to start. Medical, dental, and vision coverages are just the beginning! We also offer ancillary plans, such as flexible spending accounts for both health and dependent care, critical illness, accident, and voluntary life as well as company paid life and long-term-disability plans! On top of this, we also offer a 401(k) plan with company match.

Invest in your success. We will provide you with a thorough training and development program; and offer competitive compensation.

Live well = Work well. Relax with our Personal Responsibility Paid Time Off policy where you don’t have to accrue time off in order to take it! We also have half-day Summer Fridays!

BEP welcomes all.

BEP is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.

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