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Senior Systems Engineer, Warehouse Engineering

EverQuote
210 Broadway, Suite 302
Cambridge, MA 02139

Senior Systems Engineer, Warehouse Engineering

The Data Warehouse team makes data available for business problem solving at EverQuote. We integrate data from internal teams and external partners into a comprehensive business-wide data model, which is accessible through a simple report building interface. Our engineers build reporting features, integrate data sources, adapt to changes in the business, and handle the monitoring, scalability, and performance of this system. We work extensively with engineering & analytics stakeholders to make sure were solving the right problems, and doing so efficiently.

Were looking for a talented Systems Engineer who will be a strong technical contributor to this team. You would be expected to take responsibility for significant projects, working directly with stakeholders and team members to understand business problems, design and build the right solutions, and deliver value to the company. You would measure success in those goals both quantitatively, in the expected & achieved value of the projects we enable, and qualitatively, by making reporting and data analysis easier here at EverQuote.
Technologies used:AWS, linux servers, python, mysql, spark, bash.

You Will:

  • Apply computer science fundamentals and software engineering experience to the evaluation and resolution of business problems
  • Oversee the development and lifecycle of new software features & systems
  • Identify, investigate, and resolve issues with production systems
  • Work with our site reliability engineering team to build production and staging environments for software services
  • Build monitoring and alerting for complex software systems
  • Architect platforms that last in a growing business environment
  • Work with analytics stakeholders and executive leadership to understand their needs
  • Identify and advocate for next steps on projects or tasks that will deliver business value or reduce technical debt
  • Decompose complex technical problems into accurate and useful milestones
  • Effectively gauge project and task complexity, and identify critical paths to completion

You Have:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, or related field of study
  • Solid foundations in algorithms and data structures
  • Experience architecting and managing complex systems, and identifying novel, effective solutions
  • Experience with backend systems and are comfortable working with existing code bases
  • Experience working on production applications
  • Strong interest in working with internal stakeholders
  • Experience with linux-backed infrastructure and services (preferred)
  • A deep understanding of relational database principles such as schema design, indexing, and ACID (preferred)

Why EverQuote?

  • We are one of the fastest growing companies in Boston history
  • We recently completed our IPO, and are looking for the next generation of leaders to push us forward as a public company
  • We believe in and practice data-driven decision-making -- our analysts and engineers have all the data they need to see the impact of their work, and they use it
  • We encourage creative thinking, independent responsibility for business results & team collaboration
  • Even as a public company, were committed to maintaining our startup feel (but without startup anxiety)
  • Lunch catering to the office, company outings to local restaurants, day trips, and more
  • We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, stock, and a relaxed & flexible work environment
  • We have lives outside of work. We are musicians, athletes, filmmakers, gamers, authors, and more

EverQuote (Nasdaq: EVER) operates the largest online marketplace for insurance shopping in the United States. Our goal, as insurance shopping continues to move online, is to make that process easy, efficient, and personal, saving time and money both for consumers and for insurance providers.

Category: Software Engineering/QA
Full-time

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