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Sr. Staff Engineer

Hamilton Porter LLC - San Francisco, CA

Hamilton Porter is a boutique technical recruiting firm that partners with a variety of companies ranging from up and coming startups to reputable Fortune 500's.


Our Client is seeking an experienced Senior Staff Engineer who will be responsible for helping to deliver a collaborative vision that allows for the platform’s microservices and streaming architecture to evolve in order to ensure successful production as well as stability. You will be working closely in a startup culture with a diverse team who is passionate about AI. If you share the same passion, then we recommend that you apply today!



  • Develop technical vision towards architecture that enables business objectives

  • Work collaboratively with team to produce top engineering productivity

  • Lead the adoption of new technologies & industry-leading best practices through constant exploration and curiosity; training and mentoring our engineering team to deliver against the highest engineering standards

  • Enhance our technical brand by participating in external activities, such as giving talks, contributing to open-source, writing blog posts, etc



  • Minimum of 10 years of software experience

  • Experience in designing and developing petabyte-scale data architectures that include batch & real-time data pipelines

  • Experience in microservices architectures with high-quality release practices facilitating rapid development and deployment

  • Experience with cloud environments, such as AWS or GCP, and with infrastructure management frameworks like Kubernetes and Terraform

  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages, with proven ability to choose the right one for the job, preferably with some experience in Go and/or Python

  • Understanding of multi-tenant platforms, providing secure & controlled access to data

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, or related field

  • Experience with machine learning & AI and related tools such as Tensorflow, and Sci-kit learn

  • Experience supporting a public API

  • Experience with on-prem deployment architectures

  • Experience running a 24x7 SaaS product with an SLA


We Offer:

  • Competitive salary ($160k-$175k) plus generous equity

  • Amazing team environment with empowering culture

  • Generous PTO, sick time, and paid holidays

  • Health, dental and vision insurance

  • Opportunity to work in a fast-growing startup environment with opportunity for growth

  • Cutting edge technology

  • Position can be remote, but candidates who can work from the SF or NYC office are preferred


This position is moving fast! Don’t hesitate, apply today to be considered!


Posted On: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Compensation: $160,000-$180,000

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