Uplift Brings Innovative Travel Payment Solution to Canada – Press Release

Senior Data Engineer

Data Engineering

Menlo Park, CA



Uplift was founded by a passionate team of travel industry veterans to provide a better way to shop, book, pay and experience travel. Our mission is to make travel more accessible, affordable and rewarding for everyone. By offering simple, flexible payments, Uplift benefits consumers who are able to book now and pay over time. Uplift is a well financed Series C startup serving the $1.4 Trillion consumer travel segment.

Uplift Pay Monthly is used by top travel brands such as the vacations sites of United, American, Southwest, cruise lines such as Norwegian, theme parks such as Universal, and many more. Learn more at www.uplift.com.


  • Design, build and maintain data pipelines in multi-cloud infrastructure (AWS and GCP) 
  • Design and develop big data processing systems optimized for scaling (Apache Spark)
  • Develop and maintain real time data pipelines 
  • Build software libraries, tools, serverless applications and workflows (Java and Python)
  • Design mission critical dashboards and reports using BI tools
  • Internal process improvements such as automating manual processes, alerting systems, tooling, devops
  • Collaborate closely with product teams to build tools, frameworks, reports to run experiments, analyze AB test results
  • Work with analysts and data scientists to extract actionable insights from data that shape the direction of the company
  • Actively engage in design and code reviews - learn from your peers and teach your peers
  • Lead initiatives to research, analyze and propose new technologies and tooling for our stack


  • 5+ years of work related experience
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, CS, or equivalent, Master's degree a plus
  • Experience with Big Data, ETL and data modeling
  • Previous experience with Linux, AWS, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Solid coder with Java, Python, Bash
  • Experience in developing and operating high-volume, high-availability environments
  • Ability to align with rapid business changes: new requirements, evolving goals and strategies and technological advancements
  • Entrepreneurial, persistent, with the desire to go deep in details
  • Comfortable working in a startup culture with the ability to earn trust


  • Company will provide either a MacBook or Windows laptop
  • Free daily catered lunches and fully stocked kitchen
  • 10 company paid holidays and unlimited PTO
  • Medical and dental insurance, vision reimbursement program
  • Pre-IPO stock options
  • 401K Plan
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Professional development allowance
  • Commuter benefits program
  • Easy commute: Menlo Park - across from Caltrain station, San Francisco - two blocks from BART

Uplift is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Note: Uplift does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Uplift is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.