Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Engineer, Web



Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA · Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Company Description
Tamr, the leader in data products, enables customers to consolidate messy source data into clean, curated, analytics-ready datasets. Organizations benefit from Tamr, the industry’s first suite of data products that combine human curation, patented machine learning, mastering rules and enrichment with first- and third-party data to accelerate business outcomes and deliver business-changing insights. Tamr’s cloud-native and SaaS solutions enable industry leaders such as Toyota, Western Union and GSK to get ahead and stay ahead in a rapidly changing competitive environment.
As we grow our engineering team, we are seeking outstanding, product-minded engineers interested in building products that offer high performance with an elegant interface. This is an opportunity to build enterprise software that solves the most time-consuming, manually intensive problem in data science and modern data pipelines: enriching, curating, and preparing data.
Tamr’s products provide simple but powerful interfaces for data teams to develop and operate complex data pipelines with ease. As a web engineer, you will build and own components of Tamr’s SaaS application front-end.

You will:

  • Create interfaces that delight users and tame complex problems
  • Ship production code to users daily
  • Gather metrics, analyze, and optimize the user experience to drive key outcomes
  • Work closely with stakeholders to understand customer problems and design innovative solutions
  • Continuously improve Tamr’s front-end stack and UI architecture
  • In brief, you will work with a small team of exceptional colleagues to design, build, and deliver next-generation solutions.

Basic requirements:

  • 1+ years experience designing, building, delivering, and supporting production software
  • Comfort quickly picking up new languages and technologies
  • Brilliant problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer science fundamentals
  • Outstanding ability to communicate technical ideas, both to other engineers and to non-technical stakeholders
  • Outstanding ability to engage stakeholders to understand and discover their real problems and requirements

You might be a good fit if you have some of the below:

  • 1+ year(s) shipping and supporting SaaS products
  • 1+ year(s) of Typescript/React experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with elm
  • 1+ year(s) building and maintaining CI/CD automation
  • 1+ year(s) creating production-worthy AI/ML models and pipelinesHands on experience turning problems into solutions from design through delivery

Technologies we use:

  • Java, Kotlin, Python, Typescript, elm
  • Protobufs and gRPC
  • Spark, Bigtable, BigQuery, PostgreSQL
  • Terraform, Kubernetes/Helm, Jenkins
  • Open AI, Vertex AI
This position is available in Cambridge, MA, San Francisco, CA, or remote in the United States. Tamr does sponsor employees requiring a visa.
Tamr provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.