Sr. Data Engineer in Cannabis Industry

Summary

Our client is a marketplace that provides licensed cannabis retailers the ability to order from their favorite brands, as well as a suite of software tools for those brands to manage and scale their operation.

With over 2,000+ dispensaries and more than 500+ leading brands in Colorado, Washington, California, Oregon, Nevada, Maryland, and Arizona, our client is setting the industry standard for how cannabis brands and retailers work together.

Company Size and Health

The company's team, backed by funding from leading VC's, is poised to define the cannabis wholesale market. The company has been named one of Fast Company's "Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Enterprise", joining the ranks of Amazon, Slack, and VMWare - and they're just getting started! They've also raised $14M in funding.

Successful startups grow much faster than they can hire. This creates responsibility vacuums which give team members the opportunity to fill them and quickly get promoted into higher roles. The only way to have a meteoric rise in your career is by founding a successful startup of by joining one and taking the reins. At <40 employees, this company is still at this stage where life altering opportunities abound.

Market Size

The legal marihuana market is currently growing at one of the fastest rates of any market, almost doubling every 2 years (CAGR of 34.6%). This provides incredible opportunities for the companies in the space that can stay nimble and adapt with the times. In markets explosively growing like this one, companies can grow their revenues and bottom lines without necessarily having to increase in market share- just remaining stable results in extreme growth.

Core Values

Execution and trust: we trust each others and operate in a way that allows our customers to trust us, but we maintain high standards of accountability.

Attitude & Communication: We are passionate, proactive, constant, direct, constructive, and effective.

Celebrate & Reflect: What we are doing is challenging. Hard-earned achievements deserve recognition; failures deserve reflection.

Progress & Innovation: We solve real problems and we are trendsetters in the industry.

Job Opportunity: Senior Data Engineer

Our client seeks a Senior Data Engineer to join their growing Product and Engineering team and contribute to the efforts to gather industry and operational insights based on data. There are many exciting data efforts available.


  • Situate the organization with a Business Intelligence tool to help us drive business decisions
  • Own the design and development of automated dashboards
  • Drive internal business decisions and directions through establishment of core KPIs
  • Create industry-defining metrics and standard reporting to help drive the cannabis industry
  • Support ad-hoc data analysis or reporting needs from teammates or customers
  • Proactively conduct ad-hoc analyses to discover new product and business opportunities
  • Develop new metrics to better identify trends and key performance drivers within a particular area of the business
  • Empower teammates to develop reports by assisting them with concepts and SQL

  • 5+ years working at an established SaaS or E-Commerce company
  • 5+ years working with SQL and other data insight tools
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language such as Python
  • Strong grasp of statistics and experience with open source big data technology
  • 3+ years of working in a cross functional manner to create KPIs which drive or support strategy decisions
  • Has owned business intelligence platforms such as Periscope, Looker, Tableau, or Domo
  • Has published industry reports or worked closely with a marketing team to showcase powerful data insights to establish thought leadership


  • Generous stock options
  • Competitive salary
  • 3 weeks paid vacation a year
  • Fun office environment
  • Benefit Matching (medical, dental, vision)
  • Team events
  • Cool Swag
  • Brand spanking new office in FiDi

Interview Process

  1. Apply via this webpage.
  2. If your experience matches our requirements, we will conduct a brief recruiter screening.
  3. Further steps will be discussed thereafter

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