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Are you actively looking for a new opportunity? Or just checking the market? Well… you might just be in the right place! We’re looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join our global Data Engineering team.

For this role, you can be located in Canada or the US and work fully remotely within +1/-1h time zone difference from EST.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Design, build and develop ETL pipelines consolidating various data sources (streaming or batch) into application specific Data Warehouses
  • Design and build tools to support production database and data pipeline
  • Work as part of a team to deliver product features and functionality for data infrastructure
  • Translate requirements into conceptual and detailed designs with estimates 
  • Develop clean, maintainable code in a continuous integration + continuous deployment environment
  • Assist QA and Support staff in troubleshooting software issues as well as implementing bug fixes
  • Assist and support DRE staff troubleshooting data infrastructure issues as implementing bug fixes

What you need to bring:

We’re a team of 7 people located in NoAm and EMEA. Our team is responsible for ensuring global distribution of data systems.

We're looking for a Senior level candidate who has experience with the following:

  • 7+ years experience developing reliable, highly available and scalable software
  • Good programming knowledge of Java, Python or Golang
  • Experience writing automated unit and functional tests
  • Experience with relational (SQL) and non-relational (NoSQL) databases
  • Proven skills in server side resource profiling, optimization and debugging
  • Strong proficiency in a UNIX/Linux environment

 

Even better if you have, but not necessary:

  • MSc in Computer Science, Statistics or related fields 
  • Good understanding of Design Patterns
  • Experience with Cloud platforms
  • Experience in a continuous delivery model
  • Experience in building APIs
  • Experience with event based and messaging systems
  • DBA/DevOps background
  • Interest in Data Mining, Machine learning, statistical methods, AI, etc.

We know that people are more than what’s on their CV. If you’re unsure that you have the right profile for the role... hit the ‘Apply’ button and give it a try!

What’s in it for you?

Come live the Lightspeed experience...

  • Ability to do your job in a truly flexible environment;
  • Genuine career opportunities in a company that’s creating new jobs everyday;
  • Work in a team big enough for growth but lean enough to make a real impact.

… and enjoy a range of benefits that’ll keep you happy, healthy and (not) hungry:

  • Lightspeed share scheme (we are all owners)
  • Unlimited paid time off policy
  • Flexible working policy
  • Health insurance
  • Health and wellness benefit of $500 per year
  • Paid leave and assistance for new parents
  • Mental health online platform and counseling & coaching services
  • LinkedIn Learning license
  • Volunteer day

To all recruitment agencies: Lightspeed does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. If we have not directly engaged your company in writing to supply candidates for a specific vacancy, Lightspeed will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Where to from here?
Obviously, this has to be mutually beneficial: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day. For a glimpse into our world check out our career page here.

Lightspeed is building communities through commerce, and we need people from all backgrounds and lived experiences to do that. We were founded in 2005, in Montreal’s gay village and our original members were all part of the LGBTQ+ community. The ethos of our business has been about inclusion from the very beginning, and we strive to provide a workplace where everyone belongs.

Who we are:
Powering the businesses that are the backbone of the global economy, Lightspeed's one-stop commerce platform helps merchants innovate to simplify, scale, and provide exceptional customer experiences. Our cloud commerce solution transforms and unifies online and physical operations, multichannel sales, expansion to new locations, global payments, financial solutions, and connection to supplier networks.

Founded in Montréal, Canada in 2005, Lightspeed is dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: LSPD) and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). With teams across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, the company serves retail, hospitality, and golf businesses in over 100 countries.