51 - 100 employees
Public
Big Data & Analytics
IoT

Skyhook Company Overview

Skyhook, a Liberty Broadband company, is a pioneer in location technology and intelligence. The company was founded in 2003 at the outset of the mobile revolution and powered location on all of the early iPhones. We strive for continuous innovation as evidenced by our 650+ patents and the fact that our technology provides the foundation for mobile location services in the global smartphone market. We provide our customers with real-time services and analytical insights via a combination of precise device location and actionable venues. Our products are built on the pillars of trust and respect for individual privacy.

Skyhook is a global location network with more than 4.5 billion Wi-Fi access points and millions of venues. The massive amount of data collected powers all of our products, providing the best location for any app or device - and delivering it with unmatched context.

We are changing the world through behavioral analytics, creating a way for companies and agencies to gather data on consumers’ mobile behavior, improving customer experience and allowing advertisers to reach their audiences in new and relevant ways.

Jobs at Skyhook

 
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Skyhook is looking for a Project Manager to be responsible for handling our company's ongoing projects. You will be working closely with your team members to ensure that all project requirements, deadlines, and schedules are on track. Responsibilities include acting as scrum master across one or many teams, establishing effective project communication and assisting in driving internal and external projects to completion. To be a successful candidate, you will need to be flexible, self-starting and have the ability to seamlessly jump from one project to another. Project...
Product Management
Boston
DevOps Engineer Skyhook Boston, MA  DEVOPS ENGINEER Skyhook’s DevOps team is dedicated to building, evolving and operating dynamic, secure and resilient systems at scale.  Our team members participate in the entire service lifecycle -- from design through the development and testing process to production support and operations.  Our goal is to leverage best-in-class development techniques to operational tasks. Responsibilities Serve as an advocate for quality practices including the development of automated testing to improve business processes Act as a...
IT/Systems/Networking
Boston
As a Server Engineer, you will lead development of software systems and services with a high level of autonomy. You will also support software design, implementation, debugging, troubleshooting, installation and operations. A SE is able to design and build a wide variety of software subsystems and components efficiently and effectively, given only requirements specifications and constraints. A SE is able to develop and sustain these subsystems and software components in complex, multi-vendor, multi-platform environments. Job Duties Develop software systems and...
Software Engineering/QA

The Skyhook team is fueled by creativity, passion, intelligence and drive. Location is in our DNA and we are focused on solving difficult problems for our high-profile customers and partners.

Our Boston, MA office is located in the ever-expanding Seaport District and is filled with Ideapaint, standing desks, bean bag chairs, crowd-controlled Sonos radio, games and a kitchen full of snacks. Our Wayne, PA office is located in the Philadelphia suburbs (easily accessible from New Jersey and Delaware), and features free parking, an on-site exercise facility, shuffle board and a fully stocked kitchen. Our offices are linked via video conferencing, allowing all of our teams to create, build and innovate together.

If you love scaling and analyzing billions and billions of locations samples, understanding complex interactions and dealing with noisy data then come talk to us! If you are fanatical about building technology that drastically improves user experiences we want to hear from you.
 

Skyhook Culture and Benefits

 

12 Thompson
Boston, MA 02110

Blog

June 30, 2020
Location has fast become a must-have element for most connected solutions in order to wring as much value from the technology as possible. Consumers expect that their connected devices will be able to detect where they are, regardless of if they are inside, underground, in a car, a city, or anywhere else. Users also presume their devices will be able to customize their experience - time zone, weather, etc. - based on their location, without additional work. Gone are the days of pa...
June 19, 2020
This article originally appeared in Supply & Demand Chain Executive. ...
June 10, 2020
This post originally appeared on QSR Magazine.  With geofencing capabilities, restaurants can creatively serve their mobile order customers fresh and high quality food, while respecting social distancing guidelines....
June 10, 2020
As Sectors of Economy Begin to Reopen, Leader in Location Intelligence Uses OmniSci Accelerated Analytics to Help Business and Government Officials Make Better Decisions Faster...
June 9, 2020
The wearable technology industry has come a long way over the past few years, and according to Market Watch, the industry is expected to be valued at over 74 billion USD by 2025. Some popular versions of this technology include fitness trackers that track sleep quality alongside movement, smart watches that encompass everything a smart phone does, and wearable cameras. With the introduction of IoT, wearable devices are increasingly expected to perform more functions, last longer, and...