Looker is on a mission to bring better insights and data-driven decisions to every business. Everything we do is aimed at making sure our customers love every aspect of Looker, from our products and technologies to our ease of doing business and our support. We are looking for curiously brilliant individuals to join our team as we reinvent data analytics. Get data-driven and see yourself at Looker.
WHAT WE'VE GOT GOING ON
As part of their next-generation BI strategy, our customers are increasingly leveraging the Looker data platform to drive mission-critical business outcomes. This materializes in complex, enterprise-grade transactional applications which embed Looker’s analytical capabilities and integrate with third-party systems, making the insights actionable.
To that end, Looker is seeking application development experts to assist with the realization of full-stack, custom applications leveraging the Looker Data Platform. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in front-end application development, a passion for data and analytics, and a customer-oriented mindset.
In this customer-facing role, you will act as a technical lead and partner with a team of leading UI/UX experts and data analysts to design and implement bespoke applications that are compelling to end-users.
WHAT WE NEED YOU TO DO
Act as technical lead on customer projects
Facilitate requirements gathering and translate the business requirements into a technical solution design
Partner with the project manager and lead a technical project team of front-end and back-end developers, data analysts, UX designers to realize the customer’s application in a rapid and iterative manner
Enable customer developers, analysts and business users in a hands-on, player-coach capacity
Thought leadership: develop best practices, patterns, and enable the ecosystem to develop best-in-class data applications with Looker
Partner closely with our Product and Engineering teams to improve Looker’s product capabilities
WHAT YOU BRING TO LOOKER
3+ years of software implementation/services experience as a front-end developer or technical lead
2 - 3 years of customer-facing experience, preferably with a leading system integrator or Enterprise SaaS company
Experience in Front-end technologies (React, Angular, Vue, JS, CSS)
Experience in UI/UX design a plus
Full-stack programming expertise a plus
A passion for exploring data and extracting valuable insights
Proven analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting expertise
Ability to travel >50%
A LITTLE MORE ABOUT LOOKER
Looker is a unified Platform for Data that delivers actionable business insights to every employee at the point of decision. Looker integrates data into the daily workflows of users to allow organizations to extract value from data at web scale. Over 1800 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, IBM, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter have trusted Looker to power their data-driven cultures. The company is headquartered in Santa Cruz, California, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Boulder, London, Tokyo and Dublin, Ireland. Investors include CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures and Goldman Sachs. For more information, connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube or visit looker.com.
Looker aspires to be a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspective, and background lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users. We encourage you to join us in changing the way businesses use data.
Data is no longer just a place to find answers. It’s the place where ideas originate. And when everyone in your company is looking at the same numbers, sharing the same truth, they’ll be able to collectively make smarter, more informed decisions. This is the core of our mission at Looker: To inspire everyone to embrace their curiosity, dig deeper and keep asking questions.