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Senior Software Engineer

Plotly (tech)

Location Type:
Full Stack

About Plotly

The data science community is diverse in skill sets, objectives, and preferences for tools and workflows. Through our innovative visualization tools and software, we enable the creation, analysis and sharing of data-driven insights across the globe.

As a member of Plotly’s Engineering team, you will be part of a group that is passionate about solving complex problems and enabling a seamless user experience. Our team thrives on autonomy, collaboration, continuous learning, and pushing the boundaries of what's possible in the data viz space. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies and contribute to innovative solutions that empower our customers to make data-driven decisions. You'll be working with a diverse team of experts across the organization who are committed to excellence and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Job Requirements

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer at Plotly, you will be a key player in developing and enhancing Dash Enterprise, our enterprise-grade data visualization platform. Your expertise and skills will be crucial in creating exceptional user experiences and delivering cutting-edge features to our customers. We are on a mission to transform data into actionable insights, and we're looking for a talented Senior Full Stack Engineer with a strong expertise in Python and Javascript to join our passionate team. 

The technologies you will be working with include but may not be limited to: 

  • Python 
  • JavaScript/TypeScript
  • React
  • Kubernetes for infrastructure orchestration 
  • Cloud Providers: AWS, Azure, GCP ( consumer and enterprise-level solutions)

Core job responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team of developers, designers, and product managers to build and maintain Dash Enterprise, pushing the boundaries of what's possible in data visualization.
  • Develop server-side components, ensuring high performance, scalability, and security.
  • Design and implement interactive and intuitive web interfaces, creating seamless user experiences for data exploration and analysis.
  • Write clean, maintainable, and type-safe code that enhances the stability and reliability of our platform.
  • Participate in code reviews, conduct debugging, and work collaboratively to resolve technical issues.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies, continuously seeking opportunities to enhance our platform.

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field with 7 years of relevant experience
  • 7+ years proven experience as a Full Stack Engineer, with expertise in Python, JavaScript, TypeScript, and React.
  • Knowledgeable and/or experienced with computational notebooks like Jupyter, Mathematica, Observable
  • Familiarity with data visualization libraries and concepts is a plus.
  • Demonstrable track record of success in a technical engineering role, including clear demonstration of contribution and delivery in a product-centric environment.
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a Remote-first environment.
  • Desire and ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment, learn new technologies and platforms, and be comfortable with troubleshooting complex technical issues.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.
  • Dedication to writing clean, maintainable, and efficient code.


  • Experience with GraphQL, NestJS, Kubernetes, CI/Github Actions, Docker