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Hiring: Front-end Developer - React + Ruby (Remote)

By Larry Sheradon on May 7, 2021 · Announcements

Salary range: $80,000 - $100,000 for shorter professional experience or $100,000 - $120,000 for longer professional experience, and depending on specific skills and qualifications

We are looking for a software developer who can help grow our products, our engineering efforts and our roadmap by focusing on the user-facing experience of our platform.

This is a full-time position with great benefits, including a competitive compensation structure & a remote work environment. The job requires understanding customer pain points, our product roadmap and implementing code on cross-functional products.

This is the perfect opportunity for anyone who is looking to explore a career in a new industry - software & data in the data and startup space. Lots of opportunities for growth in a fun, flexible, remote & fast paced environment. We are a small but growing team and we want you to grow with us.

The ideal candidate needs to be a motivated self-starter and have a keen interest for both software development, front end development skills, curiosity to learn new skills and understand market requirements for products.

Core skills

Your day to day work will primarily center around these tools:

  • React & Redux
  • jQuery & asynchronous, event-driven Javascript
  • CSS / SASS and mobile-friendly, responsive design
  • Ruby on Rails
  • A keen eye for product usability & UX, bonus points for design experience

Good skills to have

We’d love to know if you have experience with any of the following, but please don’t count yourself out if you don’t: 

  • Experience working in a remote-first environment
  • Building, editing & maintaining CMS templates to fit design guidelines
  • Familiarity with mapping toolkits like Leaflet or Mapbox

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with a team of software developers & data engineers across all of our product lines
  • Contribute code to front- and back-end features in our Rails application, with a focus on UI development
  • Ability to split your time on a weekly basis between roadmap priorities, bugs and customer requests.

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in software development in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in communicating data & product requirements and interpreting customer expectations
  • Ability to troubleshoot quickly and implement solutions to address bugs & mission critical issues
  • Help scope/solution out custom professional services development work, built on top of our Landgrid mapping platform

 

About Loveland Technologies LLC

Loveland Technologies is a Detroit-based nationwide parcel data & mapping software company. We are headquartered in Detroit, however we are a fully remote & distributed team with members working out of multiple time zones across the USA. Loveland welcomes and gives equal consideration to qualified applicants of any race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, or disability status. Benefits include flexible work hours and vacation days, health care, and paid parental leave.

Landgrid Parcel Data - We have collected and standardized a high quality nationwide dataset of over 147 million land parcels covering over 97% of residents in the USA. We offer our data in multiple formats to customers across private and public sector verticals as bulk data files & through an API. Our Mapping as a Service product, landgrid.com, allows our customers to map & survey with the parcel data we have collected. Our mobile apps give individuals and teams access to the latest parcel data and data collection tools in the field.

Over the last several years, we have created a successful suite of products, a growing customer base and project portfolio, and an effective organization. Our products are built in-house from scratch and are a labor of love that has become great business.

To apply

We invite all qualified applicants to submit a resume and cover letter for this position by emailing us at jobs@landgrid.com.

Hiring: Sales Development Representative

By Mary Lorene Carter on April 21, 2021 · Announcements

Sales Development Representative(Remote)

LOVELAND Technologies LLC

 

Role:

1. Execute company processes to convert inbound leads into Sales Qualified Leads (SQL) with a hand-off to an Account Executive

2. Parse all inbound communications and direct into appropriate processs and responsible party

3. Execute company outbound lead development programs, advancing leads into Sales Qualified Leads with a hand-off to an Account Executive

4. Regularly report on quantity, velocity, quality and conversion of leads into SQLs

5. Participate in team meetings and department strategy sessions

 

Expectations:

Deliver results. Handle the volume. Be effective with prioritization and diligent with follow-up.

Build relationships. Work closely with the sales organization and other company teams to further develop the lead into SQLs

Become an expert. Leverage the CRM and be diligent about creating/managing all data and activities.

 

You:

Customer oriented with a high level of professionalism

A commanding desire to learn and succeed in tech sales

Responsive, friendly, and thoughtful in your communications; effective in communicating ideas and information, both written and verbal

Coachable—you don’t just go through the motions and do what we say. You’re self-aware. You reflect, listen to others’ feedback, give yourself feedback, and make changes

Ability to learn new concepts, retain large amounts of information, and adapt to a changing work environment

You are comfortable on the phone and don’t shy away from the phone or favor only electronic means of communication

Motivated and goal oriented

 

Pay level:

45K - 55K  80-90% base

 

To apply:

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@landgrid.com

 

About LOVELAND Technologies LLC

LOVELAND Technologies is a Detroit-based nationwide parcel data & mapping software company and we run the site landgrid.com. We are headquartered in Detroit, however we are a remote & distributed team with members of the team working out of multiple locations across the USA. 

Landgrid Parcel Data - We have collected and standardized a high quality nationwide dataset of over 149 million land parcel data, covering over 98% of residents in the USA. 

We offer our data services in multiple formats to customers across all private and public sector verticals as bulk data files & API. Over the last several years we have created a successful suite of products, a growing customer base and project portfolio and an effective organization. We also have a Mapping as a Software product that allows our customers to map & survey with the parcel data we have collected.

Hiring - Part-Time Parcel Prospector (Remote)

By Sahana Murthy on April 6, 2021 · Announcements

 

Part-Time Parcel Prospector (Remote)

 LOVELAND Technologies LLC

This listing is now closed.

We’re looking for someone who can help us grow and maintain our data collection. This is a part-time, remote position. 

This is the perfect opportunity for anyone who is looking to explore a career in a new industry - software & data in the data and startup space. Lots of opportunities for growth in a fun, flexible, remote & fast paced environment. We are growing and we want you to grow with us.

The ideal candidate needs to be a motivated self-starter, a team player and have a keen interest for data, public data sources & curiosity to learn new skills.

 

The work

This position will involve obtaining, standardizing, and cleaning parcel data provided by counties or other levels of government. A keen eye for detail is appreciated, as is thoroughness. The day to day process for this individual would involve working closely with the Geographic Data Manager to obtain and process these counties as part of Loveland's parcel workflow. 

 

Core skills we’re looking for: 

  • An inquisitive mind and desire to learn data tools and techniques
  • Attention to detail and the ability to find patterns and problems in complex information
  • Experience working with tabular data (for example, Excel files and CSVs)
  • Experience writing straightforward SQL queries (selects, basic joins), or a history of learning similar technical skills. We provide training on how to use a database client to load and query data. 

Bonus points: 

  • Familiarity with the basics of GIS, or a desire to learn. Maybe you’ve used QGIS, ogr2ogr, Mapbox, CartoDB, GeoJSON, or other geospatial tools and formats
  • Some level of familiarity with US County government structure and/or parcel data
  • Some experience in PostgreSQL and PostGIS greatly appreciated 
  • Some familiarity with GitHub and GitHub workflow
  • Familiarity with the Mac or Linux command line (ability to navigate directories, move and delete files, run commands)
  • Beginner knowledge of a programming language like ruby, python, or javascript, and/or a desire to learn 
  • You have a portfolio of data-focused projects you’ve contributed to, and/or you’ve published your code on GitHub or elsewhere

 

In this job, we will ask you to:

  • Quickly evaluate data quality and decide if it meets our standards
  • Clean and explore data in Postgres
  • Use our internal tools to download records from government websites
  • Learn skills related to collecting and managing geodata
  • Interpret and convert 3rd party data to our internal schema

Goals

  • Gain experience in core data science concepts, including data quality analysis and SQL
  • Learn & build skills in geospatial data & data cleaning
  • Support the data team by analyzing specific datasets

 

Rate & hours 

$20/hour for 15-20 hours per week as a remote contract position; 3-month extendable term ideally starting in May 2021.

 

To apply

This listing is now closed.

 

About LOVELAND Technologies LLC

LOVELAND Technologies is a Detroit-based nationwide parcel data & mapping software company and we run the site landgrid.com. We are headquartered in Detroit, however we are a remote & distributed team with members of the team working out of multiple locations across the USA. 

Landgrid Parcel Data - We have collected and standardized a high quality nationwide dataset of over 149 million land parcel data, covering over 98% of residents in the USA. 

We offer our data services in multiple formats to customers across all private and public sector verticals as bulk data files & API. Over the last several years we have created a successful suite of products, a growing customer base and project portfolio and an effective organization. We also have a Mapping as a Software product that allows our customers to map & survey with the parcel data we have collected..

 

Hiring - Outbound Parcel Prospector (Remote & Part-Time)

By Sahana Murthy on April 6, 2021 · Announcements

 

Outbound Parcel Prospector (Part-Time, Remote)

 LOVELAND Technologies LLC

 

This listing is now closed.

We’re looking for someone who can help us grow and maintain our data collection. 

This is the perfect opportunity for anyone who is looking to explore a career in a new industry - software & data in the data and startup space. Lots of opportunities for growth in a fun, flexible, remote environment. We are growing and we want you to grow with us.

The ideal candidate needs to be a motivated self-starter, a team player and have a keen interest in data, public information, & a curiosity to learn new skills. 

While this job does require strong communication skills and comfort working on the phone making outbound calls, it is not a sales position.

 

The work

This position involves reaching out to local governments by phone, email, letter, and maybe even fax to help us collect public data. A keen eye for detail is appreciated, as is thoroughness. 

The day to day process for this individual would involve working closely with the Geographic Data Manager to prioritize and contact counties and cities as part of Loveland's parcel workflow. You will explain the data we are looking for, identify the best sources, coordinate the data transfer, and follow up as needed. In addition, you will help evaluate data quality and assist with data QA. 

 

Core skills we’re looking for: 

  • Experience with professional written and verbal communication
  • Ability to personably, accurately, and persuasively communicate about technical subjects
  • An inquisitive mind and interest in working with data
  • Experience working with tabular data, for example spreadsheets (especially CSVs) and databases -- but you don’t need to be a data scientist or programmer. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to to manage many ongoing conversations. 

 

Bonus points: 

  • Familiarity with local US government structures, especially County and State governments, and the data available through them, especially parcel data
  • Familiarity with the basics of GIS, or a desire to learn. Maybe you’ve used QGIS, ogr2ogr, Mapbox, CartoDB, GeoJSON, or other geospatial tools and formats
  • Familiarity with GitHub, including GitHub workflow and commands
  • Familiarity with the Mac or Linux command line (ability to navigate directories, move and delete files, run commands)
  • Beginner knowledge of a programming language like Ruby, Python, or Javascript, and/or a desire to learn 
  • Familiarity with basic SQL commands

 

In this job, we will ask you to:

  • Contact government staff with requests for data
  • Quickly evaluate data quality and decide if it meets our standards
  • Navigate potentially delicate conversations about public data with government entities to build trust
  • Use our internal tools to download records from government websites
  • Use our internal tools and standards to review processed data 
  • Learn skills related to collecting and managing geodata

 

Goals

  • Grow the Loveland dataset by collecting data from around the country
  • Gain experience in core data science concepts, including data quality analysis and SQL
  • Learn & build skills in geospatial data & data cleaning
  • Support the data team by analyzing specific datasets

 

Rate & hours 

This is a $20/hour remote contract position for 15-20 hours per week; 3-month extendable term ideally starting in April or May 2021.

This listing is now closed.

 

About LOVELAND Technologies LLC

LOVELAND Technologies is a Detroit-based nationwide parcel data & mapping software company and we run the site landgrid.com. We are headquartered in Detroit, however we are a remote & distributed team with members of the team working out of multiple locations across the USA. 

Landgrid Parcel Data - We have collected and standardized a high quality nationwide dataset of over 149 million land parcel data, covering over 98% of residents in the USA. 

We offer our data services in multiple formats to customers across all private and public sector verticals as bulk data files & API. Over the last several years we have created a successful suite of products, a growing customer base and project portfolio and an effective organization. We also have a Mapping as a Software product that allows our customers to map & survey with the parcel data we have collected..