As a Software Engineer at Census, you’ll be working closely with the founders and the engineering team to create and scale a data platform to billions of records.

We have a small and senior team of engineers with years of industry experience from places like Amazon, Google and Dropbox as well tons of startup experience (we have 6 former YC founders on staff).

If you are looking for a role where you can influence both the company culture and product experience, read on.


Your responsibilities 🗓

  • You will make contributions to all parts of our tech stack, which is comprised of Rails, Typescript, Vue, Heroku, and AWS.
  • You will work closely with our product team to help design and develop new features.
  • You will inform much of our early culture and be part of creating a truly special team.
  • You will be a collaborative member of our sprint process – we do short sprint plans once every two weeks and 20 minute daily virtual standups.
  • You won’t burn out – we are building a great product while creating a fun, family-friendly culture.
  • You will learn some of our lingo, like “do nothing”, “done done”, “ponies” and “ur-*”

Our ideal candidate 🏅

  • Can build things end-to-end. Our engineers build, deploy and maintain their code.
  • Is adept with data & backend systems and unafraid to work with UI components.
  • Has a Bachelor’s degree in CS, Engineering, Math or equivalent experience.
  • Thrives in ambiguous environments where you get to work directly with customers and make decisions that build trust and have a huge impact on the business.

Our benefits 🏆

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance (full platinum coverage for dependents)
  • 401k with 4% match
  • Flexible time off (20+ days/year recommended)
  • Parental leave
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