Sigma’s vision is to create an insight-driven world where people, organizations, and, ultimately, humanity are transformed for the better by data. At Sigma, we are building a cloud-native business intelligence platform that allows users to tap into their biggest databases hosted in the cloud and easily conduct analysis and graph data. All without any programming involved. We are growing the engineering team and looking for engineers who have the chops to build and deliver world-class technology. You will be part of a talented team of engineers with a shared mission to make data easily accessible.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Architect and implement techniques to represent, translate and optimize user directives into optimized queries
  • Build frameworks for specifying data transformations on semi-structured data
  • Build with modern tools and languages like Rust, Go, GraphQL, and Kubernetes
  • Optimize our multi-tenant cloud service for responsiveness and reliability
  • Lead multi-person projects and mentor other engineers
  • Collaborate with cross-functional groups - backend, frontend, design, product, customer support, sales and marketing to build innovative features that deliver high customer value
  • Work closely with the leadership team to define solutions to high-level engineering objectives

Qualifications We Need

  • Strong computer science fundamentals. 10+ years industry experience building products for data analytics. BA/BS in Computer Science. MS or PhD preferred
  • Deep expertise in SQL query optimization and database internals
  • Compiler implementation and code generation
  • A proven track record of leading complex projects and delivering high quality software to production. The ability to lead multi-person projects and mentor other engineers
  • You have high standards and have a track record of delivering world-class software in production. You can also make the right trade-offs between functionality and delivery speed that supports delivering value to customers and iterating based on feedback and roadmap priorities
  • You have been a key technical decision maker and use your excellent verbal and written communication skills to be an influencer of technical strategy within and across teams
  • Desire to be a great teammate and have fun at work
  • Strong sense of craftsmanship, and a healthy academic curiosity

Qualifications We Want (also, skills you’ll learn!)

  • Experience building systems for data analytics
  • Distributed systems monitoring and profiling
  • Experience building and delivering a cloud service
  • Startup experience

About Sigma

Sigma is a modern analytics & business intelligence (BI) application built for the cloud. Trusted by data-first companies, Sigma provides live access to cloud data warehouses using an intuitive spreadsheet interface—empowering business experts to ask more of their data without writing a single line of code. With the full power of SQL, the cloud, and a familiar interface, business users have the freedom to analyze data in real time without limits. Sigma is self-service analytics as it was meant to be: a single source of truth that eliminates data extracts, simplifies analysis, and drives BI adoption at every level of business. Sigma is closing the gap between data teams and business experts. To learn more about visit or join the conversation on Twitter @SigmaComputing.


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