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Data Engineer

Burlingame, California · Technology · Full-time
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About Lyra Health
Lyra is transforming mental health care through technology with a human touch to help people feel emotionally healthy at work and at home. We work with industry leaders, such as Morgan Stanley, Uber, Amgen, and other Fortune 500 companies, to improve access to effective, high-quality mental health care for their employees and their families. With our innovative digital care platform and elite provider network, 2.5 million people can receive the best care and feel better, faster. Founded by David Ebersman, former CFO of Facebook and Genentech, Lyra has raised more than $680 million.

At Lyra, we believe that data-driven technology and decision-making are a critical part of solving the thorny, complex challenges of provider quality and accessibility in a broken system. We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer who cares about impact, ownership, cross-functional projects, and mentorship. 

Lyra is for you if you:
– Want to work with brilliant people solving hard problems
– Have a passion for social impact and helping people when they are most vulnerable
– Like to collaborate across teams with physicians, therapists, data scientists, and product managers


  • Be part of a team of innovative engineers working on core pieces of our data infrastructure, pipelines, and data services underlying our product
  • Work on building and leveraging a data warehouse for all data use cases
  • Work with stakeholders on requirements and solutions for data pipelines and data views
  • And of course, you will be coding every day!


  • 2+ years of experience as a data engineer
  • Ability to write high-quality code in Python and SQL with a track record of shipping impactful data projects
  • Experience in building fault-tolerant data pipelines with logging, alerting, and data validation that goes beyond simple scripting
  • Development experience with data warehouses using MPP databases such as Snowflake, BigQuery, or Redshift
  • Data visualization experience a plus such as Tableau or Looker
  • Experience working with highly sensitive data in a healthcare environment
  • A track record of making quality vs. deadline tradeoffs in fast-paced environments
  • Strong communication skills and ability to generate consensus and buy-in within the team
  • Organizational skills and the ability to simplify complex problems and prioritize what matters most for the sake of the team and the business

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

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