Remote – Principal Engineer

Multiple Openings

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

First American

First American

10,001+ employees

Offers title insurance, real estate services, and technology

Data & Analytics
Real Estate

Compensation Overview

$180k - $230kAnnually

+ Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 12+ years of technical engineering leadership
  • 5-10+ years of experience in large-scale distributed system development
  • Experience driving engineering best practices
  • Passion and expertise for building large-scale back-end services and APIs
  • Demonstrable knowledge of data structures, asynchronous architectures, and distributed algorithms
  • Strong understanding of software engineering principles and modern infrastructure operations
  • Ability to build robust, high-scale, generic, and reusable solutions
  • Experience mentoring and training an engineering community
  • Familiarity with deployment and observability strategies in a cloud-native environment
  • Effective communication skills
  • Code: Design, develop, test, and deploy code supporting complex functional areas
  • Collaborate/Partner: Partner with product management, define solution architectures, facilitate design discussions
  • Leadership: Develop long-term strategy, provide technical expertise, champion technology investments
  • Operational Excellence: Implement high-quality, secure, and observable solutions, contribute to reviews
  • Continuous Improvement: Drive continuous improvement, improve architectural standards, build proof-of-concepts

At First American, employees have the unique opportunity to contribute to the digital transformation of the real estate industry, using proprietary technologies and extensive data assets. The company's comprehensive approach to title insurance, settlement services, and a broad spectrum of real estate-related technologies offers a dynamic work environment. Additionally, First American's commitment to innovation in providing data products, valuation services, and more ensures that its team is always at the forefront of industry advancements and service excellence.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Santa Ana, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



401k matching

Health, vision, dental insurance

Professional development