Senior/Staff Data Engineer

New York, NY / Miami, FL / San Francisco, CA / Seattle, WA
Technology – Flow Engineering /
Salaried, full-time /
About the Company
At Flow, we're on a mission to enhance living experiences across communities by leveraging the power of technology. Our focus is on developing, owning, and managing multifamily apartment buildings, where we implement cutting-edge solutions to provide superior living conditions and foster vibrant communities. Our success is built on a foundation of innovation, high standards, and a team-driven approach, where integrity, loyalty, and trust are paramount.

Joining Flow means becoming part of an extraordinary team that values collective achievements over individual accolades. Our team members are passionate about making a meaningful impact, embrace creativity and ambition, and are committed to excellence, urgency, and accountability in all they do.

About the Role
As a key early member of our engineering team, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the technical vision of Flow. We are looking for a Senior/Staff Data Engineer who is not just passionate about architecting, developing, and deploying scalable data solutions but is also deeply invested in the quality of data and its impact on decision-making processes. Your work will lay the foundation for data-driven strategies that propel Flow towards its objectives.

At Flow, we are on a mission to harness the transformative power of data to drive decision-making across our organization. As pioneers in our field, we seek not just to adapt to the evolving landscape of data engineering but to define it. With a relentless focus on rigor and a data-centric mindset, we strive to set the standard for excellence in our industry


    • Work directly with data scientists and data analysts to holistically deliver analytics to the business
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (Operations and Product), as well as other engineering teams to define clear requirements and translate them into scalable and maintainable software solutions
    • Help recruit, hire, and provide technical guidance and mentorship to other engineers
    • Play a key role in architectural and systems-level decisions to ensure the scalability, reliability, and security of our systems

Ideal Background:

    • Experience working in product & operations-heavy organizations
    • A minimum 10 years of data / software engineering experience building scalable software in engineering-centric organizations
    • Deep understanding of the principles of ensuring high availability, fault tolerance, and efficiency in distributed systems
    • Experience mentoring and leading other engineers. We are seeking candidates who have either direct management experience or a strong desire to take on such responsibilities
    • A keen ability to strike a balance between elegant design and pragmatic tradeoffs, all while prioritizing continuous delivery of value to the business
    • Proficiency in multiple modern programming languages and the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new programming languages as required
    • Experience building software in fast-moving startup environments
• Fully employer-paid benefits (Medical / Dental / Vision / Disability / Life)
• Paid time off and 13 paid holidays
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
• Pre-tax commuter benefits 
• Employee Assistance Program (EAP), free therapy through SpringHealth, acupuncture, and other wellness offerings

Flow is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and hires regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity and/or expression, pregnancy, Veteran status any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities.