ELEVATE YOUR CAREER

Join one of the fastest-growing marketing and advertising agencies in the country, as recently recognized by Inc. magazine’s 5,000 Fastest Growing Companies. Potenza is a full-service Marketing and Advertising agency based in Lafayette, LA. Our roster of clients ranges from small and medium-sized local businesses to national brands and retail chains.

CAREER OPENINGS

Big Data Developer

Potenza Innovations is looking for a new big data developer to come aboard and be part of our growing development team! As a developer, you’ll be working on a proprietary, in-house application that is being used across hundreds of clients in the advertising and automotive industries. We will be facing a lot of technical challenges together, most important of which is improving the long-term scalability of our platform. If you like a fast-paced work environment and solving problems with a collaborative team, then please apply!

NOTE: This is not a remote position, this is an on-site job at our office in Lafayette, Louisiana.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design, build and maintain Big Data workflows/pipelines to process billions of records
  • Fine tune application performance
  • Troubleshoot and resolve data processing issues
  • Engage in application design and data modeling discussions
  • Participate in developing and enforcing data security policies
  • Participate in capacity monitoring and planning

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or 4 years relevant experience
  • Experience with PHP, Python, and shell languages
  • Experience developing on Amazon Redshift
  • Experience with a relational database such as
    • MySQL
    • PostgreSQL
    • SQL Server
  • Experience with large data sets – regularly transforming and querying tables or sets of greater than 20 million records
  • Exposure to data hygiene routines and models
  • Experience in database design, development and data modeling
  • Ability to identify problems, and effectively communicate solutions to the team
  • Ability to work in a dynamic multi-team environment as well as independently

ADDED VALUABLE SKILLS

  • Hadoop: HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, Pig
  • Exposure to AWS services such as
    • SES
    • S3
    • Redshift
    • RDS
  • Data architecture
  • Database security
  • Experience with fuzzy-logic matching and tools
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • DevOps Environment Experience

Software Developer

Potenza Innovations is looking for a new software developer to come aboard and be part of our growing development team! As a developer, you’ll be working on a proprietary, in-house application that is being used across hundreds of clients in the advertising and automotive industries. We will be facing a lot of technical challenges together, including analyzing and serving massive data sets to our customers. If you like a fast-paced work environment and solving problems with a collaborative team, then please apply!

NOTE: This is not a remote position, this is an on-site job at our office in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand, plan, and build feature enhancements to the application
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and fix bugs found within the platform
  • Regular evaluations of current tech stack and plan improvements to be implemented
  • Strong testing background
  • Comfortable working across the entire stack. Our developers regularly work within the
    database, framework, and front-end, as well as our many internal tools.

Qualifications:

  • 2 years professional experience working on a web application, open source projects as proof of knowledge is also acceptable
  • Fundamental understanding of databases and database architectures
  • Experience with Amazon AWS services (SES, S3, Redshift, RDS, CloudFront)
  • Experience with Data Warehousing such as Redshift
  • Experience with a modern front-end framework like Vue, React, Angular. We use Vue.
  • Experience with Docker or other containerization platforms
  • Proficiency in the following languages
    • SQL
    • PHP
    • Javascript
    • Python
    • Shell scripting
  • Proficiency in Linux systems
  • Comfortable working in Linux

INTERN PROGRAM

Get A Head Start In Your Career with Our Internship Program.

Gain real world experience and mentor-ship with Potenza’s Intern Program. Our internship program is a 4 month flexible 12 hour a week program. We will work with your professor if you need college credit. This is your chance to get your foot in the door at one of the fastest growing marketing and advertising firms in the country.

TO APPLY

Send brief cover letter giving us your best pitch on why you should be considered! along with resume to [email protected]. Production and graphic design intern candidates please send resume and reels as well.

MARKETING

  • Marketing Assistant
  • Public Relations
  • Campaign Assistant
  • Idea Intern

CREATIVE

  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Brand Development
  • Video and Film Editing

INTERACTIVE

  • Search Engine
    Marketing Assistant
  • Search Engine
    Optimization Specialist

INNOVATIONS

  • Programming Intern
  • User Interface Designer
  • Web Developer
  • Mobile App Developer