Software Engineer, Data Tools and Visualization

Lyft   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Transportation Services


Not Specified years

Posted 370 days ago


  • Close the gap from intent to outcome for your users. Help Lyft move fast by enabling data based decision making
  • Collaborate with designers on building beautiful and intuitive data products. Create powerful data visualization tools usable by both technical and non technical audiences
  • Work closely with Streaming and Analytics Infrastructure teams - most data products built will rely heavily on underlying platform
  • Build for the unique use cases across Lyft - geospatial, dashboarding, machine learning, etc
  • Ensure quality and consistency in how data is interpreted through your products
  • Educate the organization on data access and visualization best practices. Present at conferences and meetups, help others create content with your tools


  • A passion for data tools & visualization - solid design skills and a demonstrable track record (2+ years experience) in this industry. Examples of your work preferred
  • Experience building responsive data visualizations with Javascript graphing library (eg d3, WebGL) and applications using React
  • Solid understanding of web development patterns and are a front-end development pro with HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Familiarity with SQL, and an intuition for distributed systems performance characteristics
  • Prior contributions to Open Source projects a plus (we are a bunch of open source enthusiasts)