Data Architect

New York , NY / Boston, MA
Engineering /
Full-time /
Sesame is the home for Americans who have been priced out of the traditional healthcare system. Whether they are uninsured or burdened by high-deductible insurance, the Sesame marketplace brings millions of Americans access to the healthcare they need at a fraction of the typical price.

Customers on our platform love that they can get high-quality care quickly and easily for a fair price. We’re working with doctors who share our vision for giving people a better way to get the care they need without the stress, frustrations, and financial challenges of the current healthcare system.

We have raised $75 million in capital from leading investors including Google Ventures, General Catalyst, and Industry Ventures, and we continue to invest in scaling our marketplace! 

Engineering at Sesame

Join our team and make an impact! We are in search of a seasoned professional with a proven history of crafting solutions for enterprise-level large-scale systems. This pivotal role lies within Data Engineering and Architecture, where you'll spearhead the design, implementation, and optimization of comprehensive data solutions, enabling our organization to fully leverage the power of data. Your responsibilities will encompass close collaboration with diverse teams, including data engineers, data scientists, and business stakeholders, fostering innovation and ensuring the smooth fusion of data and analytics throughout our ecosystem.

Our offer

Working with us means you will be challenged every day by our customers, our partners, and your peers. You can be yourself, speak freely, be trusted and respected. We are an organization that values radical candor and believe that product-defining ideas can come from anywhere.

Traits we look for

    • Design and develop the data platform to efficiently and cost effectively address various data needs across the business
    • Minimum 5+ years of architecture experience
    • 5+ years of experience with cloud data technologies such as; Snowflake, GCP, Temporal, Postgres, and ClickHouse
    • Lead the transformation of our data utilization mindset and practices through proactive exploratory analytics, quantitative analysis, and advanced data mining techniques
    • Define the vision, requirements, and lead development of the Enterprise Data Lake focusing on the business needs
    • Inform and influence the overall Enterprise Data technology vision
    • Develops conceptual, logical, and physical data models, and supports the development of data strategies by building roadmaps and creating processes to meet current and future needs
    • Spearhead initiatives focused on optimizing the scalability, resilience, and reliability of our data architecture
    • Work closely with data analysts and business stakeholders to make data easily accessible and understandable to them.
    • Develop and enforce data engineering, security, data quality standards through automation.
    • Be responsible for cloud cost and improving efficiency.
    • Provides leadership and mentorship to data Engineering staff

We also offer

    • Competitive total compensation package with generous equity
    • Generous, flexible vacation policy
    • A fun and international work environment with teams in New York and Europe (Berlin, Germany)
    • The opportunity to work independently and remotely
    • The chance to learn first-hand about the biggest industry in the world
$170,000 - $185,000 a year
Sesame is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.