Full-Time

Senior Backend Engineer

Telematics

Posted on 5/1/2024

Lyft

Lyft

10,001+ employees

Rideshare, bikeshare, and electric scooter services


Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Apache Spark
SQL
AWS
Requirements
  • 5+ years of software engineering industry experience
  • Experience in backend software development of large-scale distributed systems
  • Experience and/or interest in running large batch processing jobs with Spark or other large scale compute architectures
  • Experience and/or interest in Library development
  • Experience and/or interest in serving, versioning, monitoring ML models in production environments
  • Experience defining API schemas and developing backend services in a microservices environment
  • Experience with S3, Spark, Presto, Parquet
  • Great communicator and collaborator
  • Experience working with a geographically distributed team
Responsibilities
  • Champion the team’s safety and affordability mission by providing risk insights
  • Lead large projects with a focus on quality and reliability
  • Work with Data Scientists to productionize models for safety insights
  • Support team members and maintain Telematics systems
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project roadmap
  • Deliver robust and scalable solutions using Python, AWS, Spark, SQL, etc.
  • Participate in on-call rotations and incident response

Lyft offers a flexible ride-sharing service that allows drivers to set their own schedules and earn on their own terms. The company utilizes shared rides, bikeshare systems, electric scooters, and public transit partnerships to promote transportation equity and offset carbon emissions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$4.8B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

3%