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Sr. Data Engineer (Remote)

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 global provider network, 10 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 $900 million.

The Data Platform team owns core pieces of our data infrastructure, pipelines, ML platform and data services underlying our product. We’re a distributed team with a diverse skill set, working cross functionally with many teams with a mission to deliver the best data products to our customers. The Data Engineering team sits at the core, owning crucial pieces of the data stack including data ingestion, data storage, data modeling and external data sharing. We provide the building blocks for other teams to utilize data for powering many technical and business use-cases. 

*This Senior Data Engineer role can be full-time in our Burlingame, CA headquarters, OR virtual (remote candidates must be based in the United States).


  • The Senior Data Engineer will 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 implementing and designing 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!


  • 5+ years of experience as a data engineer.
  • Proven experience in writing high-quality code in Python, and 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.
  • Experience implementing, maintaining and scaling data integration solutions such as Workato, Mulesoft.
  • Experience implementing and designing data warehouses using MPP databases such as Snowflake, BigQuery or Redshift.
  • Ability to build data models using SQL for business analysts to consume with a data governance focus.
  • Data visualization experience a plus such as Tableau, 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.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Lead or management experience is a plus, but not required.
  • Experience within healthcare/health tech domain is a plus.

Diversity & Inclusion

  • Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) at Lyra is essential to the way we deliver culturally responsive care, build and manage our provider network, and support holistic efforts to strengthen DEIB in workplaces around the world—including our own.
  • People come to Lyra with a range of needs, backgrounds, and abilities that influence their response to mental health support. Our diverse network of providers delivers comprehensive mental health treatment and support rooted in culturally responsive care, a multicultural approach that accounts for the impact of cultural backgrounds on each person’s care experience. Learn more at


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability,  genetic information or any other category protected by law.

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