Senior Data Engineer

Forma AI
Toronto, ON / Remote
30+ days ago
Forma AI
Forma AI

Job Description

Do you want to have an impact on a $1T industry?

Then you should consider joining! We're looking for a Senior Data Engineer to be part of our Engineering team.

About is a Series A ( startup based in Toronto that's reinventing sales intelligence for leading enterprise organizations. helps Fortune 500 companies automate and optimize sales compensation and critical sales operations functions.

Our growth has been fueled by our passion for fundamentally changing and shaping how companies use sales intelligence to drive business strategy.

We're welcoming equally driven individuals who are excited about creating something big!

What you'll be doing:

Reporting to the Director of Data Platform, the Senior Data Engineer will help translate business needs into requirements. You'll be expected to do all the usual things in code quality and participate in solution design. You may also be asked to work occasionally on customer implementations or issues. Our engineering team is small but fast-growing and highly focused on having an impact.

A bit more about the team:

Forma's data platform takes in a huge number of variable data points and processes them according to a complex rules engine. We need a Senior Data Engineer to help evolve this data platform - making it faster, more flexible, more features and of course bug-free.

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development
  • 3+ years of Python development experience
  • Experience building data ingestion and processing pipelines
  • Experience with SQL - not just writing queries but schema design and query optimization
  • The ability to communicate technical product issues with disciplines across multiple teams
  • A strong sense of customer empathy and an interest in being involved in the product direction

Technologies we use:

  • Frontend: JavaScript, React as the main language and framework
  • Backend: Python, Django and Postgres as the main language, framework and database
  • Cloud computing environment: Currently migrating from Heroku to AWS using Docker

What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive compensation. In addition to your base salary, you'll join our employee stock ownership plan to further recognize your contributions's success
  • Minimum vacation. All Formadillos (yup, that's what we call ourselves!) are entitled to a minimum of 15 days vacation so you can rest and recharge
  • Healthcare coverage. We have a full benefits package that includes employer-paid medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
  • Learning and development. Access the resources you want to help you grow in your role by utilizing our $750 yearly training stipend
  • Open communication. You'll get to participate in weekly, company-wide stand-ups to understand our organizational priorities better
  • Growth. You'll have a huge opportunity to build a career for yourself and gain the type of experience you're looking for – whether that's as an individual contributor or as a people leader
  • Work flexibility. Formadillos have the option to work where they are most productive, whether that's in our Toronto office, from their home across Canada, or a combination of both. When conditions permit, we'll open our office for productivity, collaboration and team events

Our commitment to you:

At, we're diverse by design. We're committed to having a workforce that reflects the communities in which we live and work. We also aim to have a barrier-free recruitment and selection process. We'll work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

We know that applying to a new role takes a lot of effort. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. There are many paths to a successful career and we're looking forward to reading yours.

Please note all interviews are currently being conducted virtually.

We thank all applicants for their interest.


Not sure if you qualify?

Uvaro is here to help you land great jobs like this one.

Upgrade your skills

Other Jobs

Rise People

Rise is Canada’s complete people management solution that gives employers everything they need to build loyal and productive teams—all in one place. We collaborate and co-create to build solutions that completely change how companies of all shapes and sizes manage their payroll, scheduling, time tracking, group benefits, recruitment, onboarding, and more.

Vancouver, BC

1+ years of successful sales development experienced experience in B2B software or B2C services is a plus. Ability to work occasional evenings or weekends.

Waterloo, ON / Remote
Interior Savings Insurance Services Inc.

Insurance Agents - Trainee or Level 1 & 2 - Kamloops

Interior Savings Insurance Services Inc.

Actively solicits referrals to commercial lines representatives, wealth management specialists and credit union sales staff; cross sells all agency and credit…

9 hours ago
Kamloops, BC