Technical Engineering Lead2018-07-24T10:12:49+00:00


Technical Engineering Lead

Menlo Park, California, United States


Want to help millions of people turn their travel dreams into reality? Want to join a team of talented travel technologists, digital marketers, and fintech experts? Want to grow your skillset as an engineer and become a better systems designer and builder?

At UpLift, you’ll:

  • own projects that operate cross-functionally with multiple engineering teams
  • manage the overall planning, execution, and success of complex technical projects
  • provide leadership and mentoring
  • spend 75% of your time on code and architecture
  • design expressive and friendly APIs for our partners



  • have a history of technical ownership for significant engineering projects
  • demonstrated serial success in technical leadership
  • have 5+ years industry experience as an engineer
  • have built cloud based infrastructure (AWS, Google cloud) with pleasant REST interfaces
  • are proficient in functional programming (eg., Clojure, Scheme, Scala, Python, Haskell, Elixir or equivalent)
  • are located in SF Bay Area

You will:

  • play a critical role in building UpLift’s core platform and ultimately the success of the company
  • work with a small and strong technical team, own major feature areas of the codebase

UpLift brings digital marketing, travel and fintech expertise to major travel brands such as JetBlue, American Airlines, Southwest Vacations and United Airlines. With the UpLift Platform, travel providers can drive substantial improvements in their economics by increasing top line revenue and decreasing transaction costs. The UpLift Platform is built to scale and is easy to implement. Investors include IDG Ventures, PAR Capital and Thayer Ventures.


  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Equity and 401k offered
  • Commute reimbursement
  • Free meals, everyday


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