: Senior Data Engineer

Employee Testimonials


About Us

Simon Data was founded in 2015 by a team of successful serial entrepreneurs. We are an enterprise customer data platform that empowers marketers to create personalized data-driven experiences for the customers. Were scrappy problem solvers who believe in tackling big challenges with disruptive thinking and giving our customers the support they need to deliver great next-generation experiences at scale. 

Simon Data is a data-first customer experience orchestration platform, designed to disrupt the marketing technology and marketing cloud category. Simons platform empowers businesses to use enterprise-scale data and machine learning to power customer communications across every channel. Our unique approach allows brands to develop one-to-one relationships with their customers without building a bespoke in-house data infrastructure. 

At Simon, we firmly believe that business success starts and ends with people. We all do our best work when we are surrounded by other friendly top performers who want to succeed together. This attitude is core to our values. When you trust your team, invest in their development, and give them ownership, great things happen.

The Role

Does your ideal job involve working with petabytes of data or constructing data pipes that operate over widely diverse industries? Are you passionate about how your work has a tangible impact on the bottom line for each of our clients?

As a Senior Data Engineer at Simon, youll immediately dive into a system of multiple streaming and batch pipelines. Youll use your readiness to seek complete solutions with a passion for building fault-tolerant and highly available systems.

The Simon Data pipes are the backbone of our platform and critical to our clients success. You will play a pivotal role in our ability to sustainably and rapidly move the data that powers our platform to engage with hundreds of millions of customers -- sending over billions of messages annually.

What You'll Do

  • Build, scale, and own data pipelines using batch and streaming tools like Python, Spark, Kinesis, Redshift, Snowflake, and Elasticsearch or using new technologies to achieve the desired outcome
  • Architect and develop new data products for clients like new reporting capabilities or data transformation tooling 
  • Construct the platform and tools for our clients to self serve their data engineering needs on the Simon system
  • Contribute to an ecosystem to address evolving requirements of scale!
  • Develop expertise in profiling and debugging AWS services to define performant usage patterns
  • Collaborate daily with a group of your peers, all of whom are passionate about quality, staying ahead of the curve, and continuous improvement
  • Participate in team-wide discussions ranging from architecture to developer efficiency to security 
  • Be a part of establishing our mark in Open Source Software as well as promoting and sharing it at conferences locally and nationwide


  • At least 4 years of demonstrated ability crafting, deploying and owning several substantive data engineering or analysis projects with company-wide impact
  • Minimum of 2 years proven experience working with various functional owners in your company (spanning product management, program management, as well as Dev/Tech Ops)
  • Proficient in SQL and at least one mainstream programming language (Python, Java, Scala, C#, Ruby, etc.)

Visa sponsorship for this role is currently not available.


Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.


Employee Testimonials

Customer Support Specialist

Since starting at Simon, I've been able to work on widely varying client projects and across departments and areas of our platform. It's great to be able to expand my experience and develop new skills.

Senior Business Development Representative

Working at Simon has a been a launch-pad opportunity for my career. I’ve not only had the ability to grow personally and professionally but also work alongside some of the brightest minds in marketing.

Software Engineer

Simon is a special place because of its' people - I love the people I work with! Even as a full-time remote employee, I always feel connected with my teammates. Moreover, Simon is growing fast and there's so much opportunity to make an impact here.

Data Engineer

I love that a strong core of our engineering culture is the ability to work from home! I'm in the office most days, but being able to work productively from home is a huge benefit to life at Simon!

Data Engineer

Starting as an engineer at Simon has given me the opportunity take the lead on projects and responsibilities far outside the typical scope of a junior engineering role and helped me to grow rapidly as an engineer.