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Senior Data Engineer (Python) 250-300k
San Francisco, Ca, United States

Job Title

Senior Data Engineer (Python) 250-300k

Job Description

A million people a year die in car collisions around the world and we want that number to be zero. We invite you to help us build an InsurTech company that uses rich customer insights, advanced technology and data science to save lives by preventing car collisions before they happen. To this end, we recently helped launch, a cloud native insurance solution that rewards people for the act of driving well.

With impressive funding, a compelling vision, and a world-class team, we're poised to re-engineer a trillion-dollar category from the ground up- and that's just where we're beginning. Longer term, we're out to change behavior and promote mindful living at a societal level.

We're seeking someone to build and support critical backend systems and services that are core to our business. This includes the rewards system that will be used to increase driver safety, designing APIs, creating/managing databases, and writing automated test suites.

General tools you build will be open sourced and will ideally be consumed by the greater community.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


Enjoys and is deeply comfortable with a Python-centric code base and Python best practices.

Have an extraordinary grasp of high-level architecture.

Experience in building RESTful services at scale.


Data science fundamentals are not required, but are a plus.

Exposure to the scientific Python stack would be helpful (numpy, pandas, scikit-learn, tensorflow, etc). If you don't have it, you will learn it here.

Experience with Cassandra and Kafka

Some experience or interest in Go (Golang)

Exposure with using cloud-based production systems at scale

About the Company

As a HiRoad team, we make good things happen by recognizing and rewarding people for taking the high road.  We are starting with reinventing insurance - as we empower, reward, and celebrate people for making positive choices.

Contact Info

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