Data curation at scale.
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Data-Tamer was founded in January 2013.

Data-Tamer was inspired by the research of leading computer scientists whose work was published at the 6th Biennial Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR ‘13) in the paper: “Data Curation at Scale: The Data Tamer System.”


Andy Palmer

CEO & Co-Founder

Andy Palmer is a serial entrepreneur who has helped start, fund or found 30+ innovative companies in technology, health care and the life sciences. Previously, he was co-founder and CEO of Vertica.


Mike Stonebraker

CTO & Co-Founder

Mike Stonebraker is an adjunct professor at MIT CSAIL and a database pioneer who has been involved with Postgres, SciDB, Vertica, VoltDB and other database companies.


Ihab Ilyas


Ihab Ilyas is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo and former principal scientist at the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), where he led the Data Analytics Research Center.

The Team

We're a tight-knit team of people that loves building stuff. We’re working at the intersection of cutting-edge academic research and focused commercialization, laser-focused on building great products and delighting customers. We’re based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, right in Harvard Square and near the Red Line.


Web Based GUI Engineer

We’re looking for a seasoned, hands-on software engineer who is well-versed in web-based GUI development. We are looking for a high-quality engineer who treats GUI as software, and not as an ephemeral extension of server-side behavior. This position reports directly to our Engineering Team Lead but will also work closely with our founders.

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Sales Engineer

As one of our early Sales Engineers, you'll be responsible for introducing the Data-Tamer platform to our customers, often to C-level executives and their staffs. You'll work closely with a global sales team and with customers in proof of concepts during the pre-sale phase as well as in post-production. This position offers tons of potential. Given our early stage and size, you’d be interacting with everyone on the team (engineering, executives, founders, etc), having a significant daily impact on the growth of the organization.

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App Tier Java Engineer

We’re looking for a seasoned engineer to deliver high-quality software repeatably in an agile environment. This position reports directly into our Engineering Team Lead and will work closely with our founders.

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