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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Austin, TX, USA · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

At Imply, we are on a mission to help developers become the new heroes of analytics. Our unique database, built from Apache Druid, enables them to develop the next generation of analytics applications. With Imply, developers can build without constraints as our database lets them create interactive data experiences on streaming and batch data with limitless scale and at the best economics.

Backed by leading investors including a16z and Bessemer Venture Partners, Imply is on a fast growth trajectory - disrupting the $100B database market - with customers including Pepsi, Zillow, Atlassian and more. Come join our team of disruptors, pioneers, and innovators!

The Role:

Imply is looking for a Software Engineer to transform and democratize our next generation analytics platform focused on interactivity and streaming data. The focus of this role is to build user-facing systems and services that support and enable Imply’s turnkey solution to unlock the power of open-source Apache Druid for the next generation of decision makers.


  • Working as part of a cross-functional team to ensure that the enterprise-grade services and interfaces we build in the product support the administrative needs of our customers in areas of identity, monitoring, and billing
  • Collaborating closely with our product, user experience, and quality teams to quickly and iteratively deliver high value features that are scalable, accurate, and secure
  • Participating in the ongoing effort of improving how we work with each iteration, as part of a collaborative team of application engineer professionals
  • Writing resilient tests to cover all functional requirements and conducting security audits


  • 2+ years of experience building production-grade single-page applications using React or similar libraries (Vue, Svelte, Angular, etc)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field, or equivalent professional experience
  • Solid understanding of modern software engineering practices such as agile methodologies and CI/CD, with a deep focus on testability and quality
  • Proficiency with Typescript is preferable, or a deep understanding of Javascript combined with some experience with statically-typed programming languages

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with authentication, authorization and security in single-page applications
  • Experience with API development using Java or NodeJS and integrating with third party systems such as Stripe
  • Experience working as part of an engineering team at a software-as-a-service based company

What we offer:

  • 100% Paid Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • 401(k) Program
  • Fertility Coverage
  • Pet Insurance
  • Dependent Care FSA
  • Mental Health Support
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off - USA Only
  • Wellness Stipend
  • Home Office Equipment Reimbursement
  • Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits

Individual compensation will be determined based on the candidate's experience and qualifications aligned with Imply’s internal levelings guidelines and benchmarks. The below range encompasses roles with on target earnings. This role is also eligible to participate in Imply’s equity plan subject to the terms of the applicable plans and policies.

Compensation: $80,000 - $170,200

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that certain minority groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every qualification. At Imply, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or for other roles in the future.

Imply is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, race, religion, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

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