AI Engineer

Location: Denver, CO – Relocation Offered. Remote work is not possible for this role.

About ShaleApps

We are building software products to revolutionize last-mile logistics in oil and gas. As an AI Engineer at ShaleApps you will define the frontier of logistics optimization, supply prediction, and demand prediction.

About the Role

Every member of the ShaleApps team is focused on the success of the product first and foremost. This position is highly entrepreneurial in nature, hence it requires candidates who can develop a full picture of the business problem to develop a solution.

This role is roughly 50% software engineering and 50% data science. You will work with Go, Python, TensorFlow, PostgreSQL, Kubernetes and various Google Cloud Platform tools to develop “the brain” of the platform. You will build and improve the intelligence behind our logistics and market optimization algorithms. Specifically, you will:

• Develop novel mechanisms by which to optimize payload delivery

• Implement and ship models to predict the demand for commodities at nodes in a logistics network

• Implement and ship models to predict the availability of supply of transporters, drivers, and commodities

• Implement and ship models to predict road congestion, traffic, and wait times based on historical data and future demand predictions

Here are some qualifications we look for:

  • Ability to design and implement AI tools in Python or Go

  • Experience in at least one AI framework, such as TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, etc.

  • Experience with optimization, deep learning, reinforcement learning, recurrent neural networks (RNN), dynamic bayesian networks (DBN), discrete event simulation and case based reasoning.

  • General understanding of AI and ML best practices 

  • Ability to execute with little oversight and adapt to problems quickly

  • Experience productionizing machine learning models is a plus

  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field is a plus


At ShaleApps we are committed to developing our employees and providing them exciting opportunities to grow and prosper in their professional careers. We encourage you to visit our careers page and read this blog post to learn more about our culture.

We offer a competitive benefits package as well as numerous additional perks including:

  • Competitive Salary with Cash Bonus or Equity Plan

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • 401k with matching

  • Modern office space in downtown Denver with bike storage, fitness center with yoga studio, free weights, treadmills, & other equipment

  • RTD pass, Uber credit, or parking pass

  • Daily breakfast provided, in addition to fresh fruit, coffee, tea & snacks throughout the day

  • Team happy hours

ShaleApps is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned.