Staff Data Engineer

Special Projects

Posted on 5/14/2024



11-50 employees

AI-driven advertising attribution platform

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Apache Thrift
Data Analysis
  • Expert in Python, SQL, and Linux / UNIX terminals
  • Six to eight years of experience, thrives in a startup stage
  • Solid understanding of the applications for:
  • Database engines – both traditional OLTP and distributed OLAP systems
  • Cloud infrastructure primitives – object stores, message queues, compute
  • Observability tools – logging, metric stores, application performance and error monitoring
  • Experience with building orchestrated batch data processing pipelines, in particular for large-scale (> 1TB) analytics
  • Enthusiasm for collaborating with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Partner with product managers, engineers, leadership to build products to solve high-value customer problems.
  • Expand the functionality of the large-scale number crunching systems which power the core of our marketing attribution algorithms by integrating with various data sources.
  • Build creative solutions to handle data coming from many sources (S3, SFTP, email, and more) of many different types (Parquet, JSON, CSV, Thrift) in an extensible and sustainable manner.
  • Design, implement, document, and scale customer-facing APIs, enabling customers to connect their data to Northbeam faster, decreasing the time to onboard.
  • Design, develop and maintain the data models and transformations that will enable us to accelerate product development on our core ecommerce analytics product.
  • Establish best practices, frameworks, and repeatable processes that enable us to measure the impact of changes to our complex systems.
  • Mentor younger members of the engineering team, promoting organizational growth while maintaining a high bar for excellence and technical curiosity.

Northbeam operates at the forefront of advertising technology with its universal ad attribution platform that leverages AI and first-party data to provide real-time, comprehensive analytics tailored for direct-to-consumer and ecommerce brands. This focus on cutting-edge technology and data-driven strategies not only enhances its competitive stance in the industry but also assures continuous learning and innovation within its workforce. Working at Northbeam means joining a leading team that is committed to transforming the efficacy of advertising strategies through deep insights and actionable data.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth