Senior Software Engineer, Data
We are building the future of freight
At Mothership, we believe in unlocking the world's potential through speeding up the delivery of everything people need. Started in 2017, we’re backed by some of venture capital’s best investors and have already become the logistics backbone for many of today’s most innovative companies.
To double down on that success, we’re looking for highly driven and detail-oriented individuals looking to add value, solve problems and join a rocket ship. If that's you, come help us reshape logistics. Together we'll replace tired and comfortable incumbents with a modern marketplace built around speed, ease of use and fairness.
As a Senior Software Engineer on the data team, you'll get to set the direction of our data engineering efforts and architecting systems that will shape our company for years to come.
The ideal individual for this position is someone who relishes the opportunity to push product from the ground up and is looking for ownership to spread their wings and test the limits. You’re focused on action and lead by example in a hands on and collaborative way.
What you'll get to do
- Architect our data pipelines so that different departments can quickly and efficiently store and consume data at scale
- Maintain data quality and accuracy across our records by creating systems to monitor our data for anomalies and inconsistencies
- Optimize our data collection processes, enforce clean schemas for data storage, and create a data lake for storing currently unused data
- Ensure that our data pipelines are highly relia
What success looks like in this role
- Minimum of 5 years experience in building data platforms at scale
- Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science or equivalent
- Strong coding and design skills (Python and SQL a big plus)
- Ability to communicate complex information to both data professionals and non-specialists
- Expert level at Excel
- Excellent communication and people skills
- Experience working with geospatial data at scale is a plus
- Experience working with BI platforms is a plus
- Experience with ETL pipelines is a plus
Technologies we're working with
- NodeJS + Express
- React & React Native
Perks and Benefits
Highly competitive salary and employee stock options
Full health, dental and vision (PPO)
Unlimited paid time off
Work at our bright, window filled, open floor plan office in West Los Angeles
Equipped with the latest technology
Culture at Mothership
We’re an ambitious, endlessly curious, and open-minded group. Our team is passionate about our mission and eager to produce work at the highest level. The office is upbeat and supportive, because we care about each other and believe positive momentum equals better outcomes.
If this sounds like a place you’d be a great addition to? Let’s chat.
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