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Staff Software Engineer
Posted on 10/31/2022
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams, working not only inside your team but outside as well, having cross-team impact
  • Architect, build, and operate data products which sit at the core of Lob's business, both internally and externally
  • Improve visibility into our data systems, giving our team and external teams, clear views into operational state and confidence in the accuracy and reliability of data
  • Deliver a reliable, scalable, and modern data system built on top of industry best practices (we use Airflow, DBT, and a data lake pattern, for example)
  • Thrive as a technical leader in a team environment, with experience fostering inclusive success where everyone is brought along
  • Improve processes--project management, sprint management, stakeholder visibility--to help the team operate effectively
  • Partner with our cross-functional stakeholders to design clear interfaces, such as SLOs and SLAs, that both meet their needs and align the team with our larger strategic vision
  • At least 5 years of experience as a software engineer or data engineer with a focus on delivering data products
  • A track record of successful data product delivery in a variety of fast-moving environments. You've done engineering work at the senior plus level, solving complex technical challenges at scale. You've had to weigh difficult trade-offs and live with your decisions, and you can tell us what you've learned from them
  • Experience working with a modern data stack, including Python, Airflow, DBT, data lake patterns (e.g. S3 and Parquet), Redshift
  • Great communication skills. You should be able to explain your approach and the impact of your work to non-technical stakeholders in a way that is clear to them
  • Since great technologists come from diverse backgrounds, it doesn't particularly matter if you have a specific degree-we want to hear about your contributions in a business setting
  • A love for the domain and an appreciation for educating others about the hidden power of data products

201-500 employees

Mail & address verification API software
Company Overview
Lob’s mission is to build APIs for businesses to increase connectivity between the offline and online worlds. The company has developed the only automation platform that transforms direct mail and address verification into intelligent mail at scale which enables modern businesses to move faster and create new growth opportunities.
  • Competitive equity program
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Health benefits for you and your dependent(s)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Commuter benefits
  • Wellness program
  • Free lunch, dinner, and snacks
Company Core Values
  • Own The Outcome
  • Move Fast, Take Action
  • Level Up
  • Curate Experiences
  • Empower Diversity
  • Be Bold