With Klaviyo's explosive growth, we are constantly evolving the data processing engine that sits at our core. In the role, you will lead several teams that are enhancing and improving our core data systems.

In this role you will work very closely with our engineering leadership as our systems are re-architected and improved to handle our rapid growth.  You will need to be adept at working across many teams.

How You'll Make a Difference

  • This person will be directly responsible for managing a team of roughly 3 direct reports, each of whom leads an engineering team.  
  • Developing SMART goals and career development plans for direct reports.
  • Heavily involved in interviewing, hiring, and leveling up the team around them
  • Working with the team on project planning and defining achievements, identifying dependencies, and meeting business goals.
  • Working with partners to understand requirements, resolve blockers, and handle expectations.
  • Advising the team on system design and implementation decisions
  • Iterate and improve upon engineering wide processes like recruiting, performance development, communication, and agile development.
  • This role will be in office at our Headquarters in Boston, MA (pending our return, likely to be Summer 2021)

Who You Are

  • Optimally led and delivered sophisticated projects spanning multiple quarters and multiple engineering teams.
  • Scaled a team to 20+ engineers.
  • Be very proficient with data. Our world is Python/Java/Kafka/Flink/Cassandra/AWS and many other technologies.
  • Experience mentoring and growing engineering managers and technical leads.
  • Experience developing and rolling out engineering-wide processes.
  • Experience acting as a team lead/manager in the data engineering / analytics space for multiple years with an understanding of industry standard methodologies.

Get to know Klaviyo

Klaviyo is a world-leading marketing automation platform dedicated to accelerating revenue and customer connection for online businesses. Klaviyo makes it easy to store, access, analyze and use transactional and behavioral data to power highly-targeted customer and prospect communications. The company's hybrid customer-data and marketing-platform model allows companies to grow by encouraging direct relationships with customers, without giving up their valuable data to popular big-tech ad platforms. Over 265,000 innovative companies like Unilever, Custom Ink, Living Proof and Huckberry sell more with Klaviyo. Learn more at www.klaviyo.com.

Klaviyo does not tolerate and prohibits discrimination, harassment or retaliation of or against job applicants, contractors, interns, volunteers or employees by another employee, supervisor, vendor, customer or any third party.



At Klaviyo we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives each Klaviyo (we call ourselves Klaviyos) brings to our workplace each and every day. We believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success and appreciate the experiences each person brings beyond the traditional job requirements. If you’re a close but not exact match with the description, we hope you’ll still consider applying.

Get to Know Klaviyo

Klaviyo is a world-leading marketing automation platform dedicated to accelerating revenue and customer connection for online businesses. Klaviyo makes it easy to store, access, analyze and use transactional and behavioral data to power highly-targeted customer and prospect communications. The company's hybrid customer-data and marketing-platform model allows companies to grow by fostering direct relationships with customers, without giving up their valuable data to popular big-tech ad platforms. Over 265,000 innovative companies like Unilever, Custom Ink, Living Proof and Huckberry sell more with Klaviyo. Learn more at www.klaviyo.com.

Klaviyo is committed to diversity and to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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