Backend Engineer

Backend Engineer

San Francisco OR Santa Monica, California  - Permanent

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Backend Engineer who will across the entire backend stack. This role is a blend of data science with good-old-fashioned software engineering to help build our clients systems. There will be a major focus on data collection, automated analysis, API's, and math.

Some of the challenges our client faces are based around combining large quantities of data with statistics and analysis while slicing and dicing across many axes in real-time.

Some of your responsibilities will include, but not be limited too:

-Taking ownership and responsibility for large backend projects
-Wrangling large (not "big" yet, but we're on our way) amounts of data using PostgreSQL and other tools
-Architecting their services (in Python and other languages), and figuring out the best way to run them (on AWS and other platforms) all while keeping them running

Special Perks:

Competitive compensation with equity packages, and offers generous benefits (e.g. 100% healthcare including dependents, unlimited vacations, 401K, FSA, Commuter Benefits, etc).

Must Have Skills:

What we're looking for in you!

-You're smart, fast, and a self-starter.
-You love data, analytics, and statistics
-Experience in ETL and application analytics (Mixpanel, AppsFlyer, Google Analytics, more)
-Strong SQL and schema design skills
-6+ years experience building scalable systems and backend services


Starting: ASAP