View Our Website View All Jobs

Senior Platform Engineer

The Role

The role is to be a Senior Engineer  for Data Platform as a Data Engineer to design and build performant services and customer facing APIs. FullContact has numerous capabilities around Identity Resolution where we help companies recognize their customers, clients and users in real time. A huge goal of FullContact is to leverage this unique strength of recognition to identify any person’s set of Data Rights and Permissions, and to become a thought leader in the industry. This role will offer a unique chance to be on the front lines in this exciting journey.

The Data Platform team works to transform both offline data sets and real time data streams into data sets that can be accessible over APIs for customers. The data sets range from millions to billions, and we use appropriate tools to activate the datasets for both internal and external consumers. The team primarily writes in Java and Scala, operates in the AWS cloud and works to have fully automated deployments with rich suites of automated tests.

 What You’ll Do

  • Be a humble, experienced member on the Data Platform team
  • Design, build, test, deploy and maintain systems using JVM based languages, focusing on Java, and some Scala
  • Aggregate and normalize dirty contact-centric data
  • Create and maintain fleets of microservices connected through APIs (up to and beyond 1000s requests / sec in some cases)
  • Process large amounts of data leveraging Big Data Tech (Cassandra, Spark, Kafka and more), processing millions to a billion + records
  • Expose data and tools to internal teams through APIs and libraries
  • Account for quality and security as you build

Your Traits

  • You are creative and enjoy solving problems
  • You are curious. You look for the root cause of issues and are a life learner
  • You are collaborative and love working with people, white boarding and designing hard problems
  • You have got grit and recognize that the harder things in life are more rewarding
  • You are empathetic for both customers and team members

Necessary Skills

  • 5+ years of experience building large scale software
  • Deep understanding and experience developing in the JVM (Ideally other languages beyond Java)
  • You have a solid mathematical foundation
  • Scaling and debugging interconnected micro services
  • Experience with a variety of databases, at a large scale  (SQL, NoSQL, In-Memory, Searchable, etc)
  • Big data processing: (Hadoop, Spark, etc.)
  • Solid Linux experience - CLI tools, scripting, Git
  • AWS experience (the more services the better!)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis


Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary Range: $130,000 to $150,000 base salary plus company based bonus plan and equity (will update if commission is included)
  • Benefits: 100% paid medical, dental, and vision for employees and family coverage; unlimited vacation, 11 company holidays plus 6 mental health days; 401K (match); paid parental leave; EAP; home office reimbursement

About FullContact:

FullContact is the premier provider of SaaS-based identity resolution that empowers brands to improve their customer experience and authentically engage with consumers. Using a consumer-first approach with our product offerings, we aim to make relationships better and that starts with our employees. We offer excellent benefits for our teammates, including full medical and dental coverage, unlimited vacation time and a generous stock option plan.  You’ll join an innovative, enthusiastic team whose hard work helped us achieve recognition from the API awards, MarTech Breakthrough awards, and inclusion on the Inc. 5000 list for fastest growing companies.

All offers of employment at FullContact are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check. FullContact is an Equal Opportunity Employer. FullContact does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

By clicking on the “submit application” button and applying for a job at FullContact, you are agreeing to submit your data to FullContact for the purposes of determining qualification for the role. In addition, FullContact will keep the personal data you submit now for future recruiting and hiring processes.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States for any employer.


Read More

Apply for this position

We've received your resume. Click here to update it.
Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, .docx, .odt, .txt, or .rtf (limit 5MB) or Paste resume

Paste your resume here or Attach resume file

To comply with government Equal Employment Opportunity and/or Affirmative Action reporting regulations, we are requesting (but NOT requiring) that you enter this personal data. This information will not be used in connection with any employment decisions, and will be used solely as permitted by state and federal law. Your voluntary cooperation would be appreciated. Learn more.
Human Check*