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Senior Software Engineer (Java)



Software Engineering
Canada · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, November 7, 2023

About mParticle:

mParticle is a global, remote-first company that provides a real-time AI customer data platform. We help get the highest quality customer data to any system that marketers or product managers use – ultimately improving customer experiences. We work with big players and small, fueling the customer success of brands like NBCUniversal and Airbnb. We’re growing fast and offer smart, talented individuals an opportunity to be high impact players as we scale. We care deeply about culture and our people – and creating a place where you can do your best work and love doing it!

Recognized as one of Crain’s 100 Best Places to Work in New York City and one of Wealthfront Career Launching companies of 2021!

We're looking for a Senior-level software engineer in Canada to join our team!
You will join the engineering team responsible for mParticle’s analytics products, built through the acquisition of Indicative. The Indicative product helps businesses build better products through data. Indicative is the only Product Analytics platform for modern data infrastructure designed for teams to leverage complex analysis on customer behavior without the need for SQL, analytic languages, or data analysts


  • As an individual contributor, architect and implement complex data processing features that are highly performant, reliable and cost-effective. Efficiently scan and process petabytes of data.
  • Analyze complex systems to identify areas of improvement. Coding and performance tuning a large-scale distributed system requires creativity and a deep technical repertoire.
  • Drive mParticle's engineering culture through continual research, self-improvement and internal presentation. Provide technical project leadership using Agile methodologies. Mentor engineers in healthy best practices.

Desired Experience

  • 8+ years of professional hands-on experience developing software, preferably in a SaaS or PaaS environment.
  • Demonstrated technical / project leadership using Agile/Scrum.
  • Experience with Python and Java (preferred), or another strongly typed backend language such as C#
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in creating complex large-scale data systems involving both real-time and batch components.
  • Experience with a frontend SPA framework such as React, Vue.js, Angular, Aurelia, or other similar frameworks.
  • Experience in building and modifying REST APIs
  • Experience in SQL-like languages and tools
  • Mastery of software development principles and high-volume applications requiring 24/7 uptime..
  • Ability to learn quickly and display analytical thinking

About Us

mParticle is an AI Customer Data Platform that powers the entire marketing stack with real-time customer data. Companies like NBCUniversal, JetBlue, Venmo, and Airbnb use mParticle to simplify their customer data infrastructure, maximize the value of their data, and accelerate growth at scale. Over the last two years, the company has raised $150M in funding and acquired two companies. Founded in 2013, mParticle is headquartered in New York City with employees around the globe.

Here at mParticle, everyone is equal. We believe strongly in our values and are looking for someone who demonstrates empathy and sincerity to all roles and teammates. mParticle is a core extension of the data infrastructure for some of the largest businesses in the world and our platform processes nearly one-third of the world’s smartphone traffic.