Staff Engineer – Tech Lead
Back End
Posted on 3/30/2023
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Hive
Apache Kafka
  • You are smart, technically excellent and are passionate about backend systems, databases and extracting insights from data
  • You enjoy connecting the dots in complex domains and care about data quality
  • You have a drive to make the healthcare industry better
  • You have a distinct mastery of Scala
  • 7+ years of server side Software Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience building ETL pipelines
  • 5+ years of experience with databases - both SQL and noSQL
  • 3+ years acting as a Tech lead for a team of 3+ engineers
  • Experience with technologies like Cassandra, Kafka, Hbase, Hive, Parquet, Impala, Presto, Redshift, Bigquery is nice to have
  • Experience in converting business requirements into technical designs
  • Meaningful work to improve healthcare
  • Competitive compensation
  • Exceptional benefits, including medical, dental and vision, FSA
  • 401k with company matching
  • Generous vacation policy
  • A hybrid work schedule (2 days in office & 3 days work from home) (Note: If the position is designated as REMOTE it will stay REMOTE)
  • Modern open office in beautiful San Mateo, CA Los Angeles, CA & San Diego, CA
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Catered, free lunches
  • Parties, picnics, and wine-downs
  • Free parking
  • You will be responsible for building and maintaining modern data pipelines that make data available and accessible to the entire company. The team works closely with Data scientists, Product Managers, Business analysts and other key parts of the business to understand their data requirements and build appropriate solutions and platforms
  • You will be responsible for building and maintaining scalable and fault tolerant microservices to enable a real time streaming platform. You would understand the right patterns of breaking up a problem domain into communicating microservices architecture
  • As a Staff Engineer you will lead by example, build a culture of technical excellence within the team. You will act as a tech lead for a small team of Software Engineers and take ownership over the quality of deliverables and future roadmap
  • You will be expected to gain expert understanding of our complex domain model. You will be encouraged to come up with strategies to simplify our models, identify and fix data redundancies and inconsistencies
Desired Qualifications
  • 5+ years of experience with Scala ( points for an equivalent mastery of Java)

51-200 employees

AI-Powered Technology for Value-Based Care
Company Overview
Apixio is using Artificial Intelligence to change the way healthcare is measured, care is delivered, and discoveries are made.
  • Compensation - Competitive salary, 401k match, and stock options
  • Health insurance - Exceptional medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Career development - Annual stipend for professional events and education
  • Health & Wellness - Annual stipend for health and wellness programs
  • Time off - Generous vacation policy, paid holidays, and parental leave
  • Grub - Catered lunches, healthy snacks, and refreshing drinks
  • Commuter benefits - Free parking, pre-tax transit benefits, and shuttle service
  • Events - Team parties, outings, employee recognition, and happy hours
Company Core Values
  • Collaboration
  • Passion
  • Curiosity
  • Resourcefulness
  • Customer Focus