Tech Lead, Data Engineering

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26 days ago

Lime is the world's largest shared electric vehicle company. We’re on a mission to build a future where transportation is shared, affordable and carbon-free. Named a Time 100 Most Influential Company in 2021, Lime has powered 350+ million electric bike and scooter rides in 200+ cities on 5 continents, saving an estimated 75+ million car trips. Learn more about how we help the world #RideGreen at!

Data touches everything we do here, from optimizing the efficiency of our warehouse operations to powering our demand forecasting models. As a Software Engineer on the data team, you'll architect data systems and services that are resilient to disruptions and failures, bring modern technologies and practices into the system to improve reliability and support rapid scaling of the business’s data needs, and work cross functionally with product, business and finance teams to make data a competitive advantage for Lime

Remote Friendly. You can work close to where you love to live and still be a key part of Lime (US & Canada only)

What You'll Do:

    • Technical lead in areas like data infrastructure, data warehousing and financial reporting
    • Architect data systems that are resilient to disruptions and failures
    • Ensure high uptime for all data services (e.g. our central data warehouse, data lake, ETL, and realtime processing)
    • Bring modern technologies and practices into the system to improve reliability and support rapid scaling of the business’s data needs
    • Mentor junior members, make architectural decisions and prepare design documents
    • Ensure and implement security measures for all data systems
    • Democratize data within the organization by formulating and enforcing best practices across teams
    • Scale up our data infrastructure to meet business needs

About You:

    • 6+ years experience in software engineering
    • Experience with leading large and complex projects
    • Experience with large-scale data warehousing architecture and data modeling
    • Worked with Cloud-based architecture such as AWS or Google Cloud
    • Experience working with big data technologies e.g Snowflake, Airflow, Kinesis, Kafka, Spark, Flink is a plus
    • Experience leading design reviews and has actively participated in design reviews of related software
    • Experience influencing a team’s technical and business strategy by making insightful contributions to team priorities and approaches
    • Working knowledge of relational databases
    • Expert in SQL and high-level languages such as Python, Java or Scala
    • Demonstrate the ability to analyze large data sets to identify gaps and inconsistencies in ETL pipeline and provide solutions for pipeline reliability and data quality

What We Offer:

    • Opportunity to revolutionize transportation in cities around the world with the leader in urban mobility solutions
    • Scale with a rapidly growing organization, with significant opportunity for growth
    • Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability
    • Work with a team of successful, fun and motivated people
    • Competitive salary and benefits
The anticipated salary range for this position is $180,000.00 - $241,000.00. Equity and benefits may be provided as part of the compensation package, depending on the position offered. Not all candidates will be eligible for the upper end of the salary range. Exact salary will ultimately depend on multiple factors, which may include the successful candidate's skills, experience and other qualifications as well as the candidate's location of residence. In addition to base salary, some roles may be eligible for a variable bonus based on a combination of company performance, employee performance, and management discretion.


If you want to make an impact, Lime is the place for you. Not sure if you meet all the qualifications? If this role excites you we encourage you to apply. Explore all opportunities on our career page.

Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s just the start. We believe different perspectives help us grow and achieve more. That’s why we’re dedicated to hiring and developing the most talented and globally diverse team – which includes individuals with different backgrounds, abilities, identities and experiences.