Vertex Ventures US
Vertex Ventures US

Software Engineer - Data Pipelines

Tulip Interfaces

Tulip Interfaces

Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development
Somerville, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 8, 2022

Tulip, the leader in frontline operations, is helping companies around the world equip their workforce with connected apps, leading to higher quality work, improved efficiency, and end-to-end traceability across operations. Companies of all sizes and across industries have implemented composable solutions with Tulip’s cloud-native, no-code platform to solve some of the most pressing challenges in operations: error-proofing processes and boosting productivity, capturing and analyzing real-time data, and continuous improvement.

A spinoff out of MIT, Tulip is headquartered in Somerville, MA, with offices in Germany and Hungary. Focused on composable, human-centric solutions for industrial environments, Tulip is disrupting the MES category and has been recognized as a World Economic Forum Global Innovator. Tulip has also been named one of Energage’s Top Workplaces USA and one of Built In Boston’s “Best Places to Work” and “Best Midsize Places to Work” for 2023.

This role is a hybrid role based out of our Somerville, MA office.

About You:

  • You love a good challenge and learning new things.
  • You have gotten disparate systems working robustly together.
  • You have delivered complex data engineering solutions.
  • You’re able to own a core part of the product and juggle the different requirements that come along with it.
  • You are comfortable moving around a large technology stack to understand how those features work and contribute to different parts of the platform.

What skills do I need?

  • 4+ years of experience as a fullstack or backend engineer, with experience working on data pipelines
  • Proficient in Python for analytical computing
  • Highly proficient in SQL distributed data processing pipelines (Spark, Glue, Airflow)
  • Experience building and maintaining a data warehouse (Snowflake, Redshift)
  • Works well as a part of a team, with effective communication
  • You can pick up new languages/frameworks with ease. We currently run Python and Typescript services hosted on AWS Kubernetes clusters.
  • You can communicate as well as you can code. You understand the value of discussion and work best in a team that champions clear and frequent communication.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Develop and maintain the data warehouse.
  • Test and deploy programs and systems
  • Integrate software components and third-party libraries
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Recommend and execute improvements
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting

Key Collaborators:

Engineering, Product Management, Hardware, Commercial Teams

Working At Tulip

We know even great candidates experience imposter syndrome. Even if you don’t match every requirement, applying gives you the opportunity to be considered.

We’re building a strong, diverse team that values hard work, families, and personal well-being. Benefits of working with us include:

  • Direct impact on product and culture
  • Company equity
  • Competitive benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability, Long-term Disability, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Commuter Benefits, Parental Leave, and 401(K)
  • Flexible work schedule and unlimited vacation policy
  • Virtual company events and happy hours
  • Fitness subsidies

We are an equal opportunity employer. At Tulip, we celebrate all. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Help us build an inclusive community that will transform frontline operations.