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Senior Principal Engineer

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5,001-10,000 employees

App-based grocery and essentials delivery service

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$134.4k - $322.7kAnnually


San Francisco, CA, USA

Backend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Software QA & Testing
Software Engineering
Required Skills
  • Understand ecommerce and digital retail from a business and product perspective
  • Ability to understand strategies and distill them into technical solutions and priorities
  • Ability to bring along all stakeholders inside and outside of technology organization to communicate their intentions and strategies through both verbal and written means
  • Champion an inclusive and positive engineering culture
  • 10+ Years of Software Development Experience
  • Assist Principal Engineers in leading the design and development of software applications using Golang and Python
  • Promote engineering expectations and best practices for testing, debugging, monitoring, operating, and securing software and processes
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define technical requirements and project milestones
  • Leverage and surface data to inform decisions and produce impactful outcomes
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior engineers to enhance their skills and knowledge
  • Leading the design, development, and implementation of complex software systems
  • Providing guidance, inputs, and decisions on technical solutions
  • Promoting and advocating for engineering best practices
  • Partnering across the organization with various stakeholders
  • Driving innovation and maintaining high coding standards
  • Ensuring the reliability, scalability, and performance of products

Shipt provides a user-friendly app for personal shopping and delivery, offering a wide range of product categories including fresh foods and household essentials. The platform utilizes real-time communication for preferences and substitutions and operates in over 5,000 U.S. cities.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Birmingham, Alabama



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth