At Klaviyo, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives each Klaviyo (we call ourselves Klaviyos) brings to our workplace each and every day. We believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success and appreciate the experiences each person brings beyond the traditional job requirements. If you’re a close but not exact match with the description, we hope you’ll still consider applying.
Klaviyo is growing fast and we have openings for all skill levels across all of our teams. Learn more about our engineering culture at https://klaviyo.tech
We love tackling tough engineering problems and look for Senior and Lead Software Engineers who are passionate about architecting, building, owning & scaling features end to end from scratch and breaking through any obstacle or technical challenge in their way. We push each other to move out of our comfort zone, learn new technologies and work hard to ensure each day is better than the last.
We are looking for a Senior Engineer that will bring deep technical expertise, creative problem solving, and ownership to Klaviyo’s marketing-side tech stack.
Senior Engineers are expected to bring to Klaviyo subject matter expertise and demonstrate adaptability by continuing to acquire and master new skills, level up all those around them, and research and prototype new technologies and solutions to help scale. You’ll contribute to and collaborate with other engineering teams across the organization.
Technologies we use (not exhaustive):
React, Gatsby, Styled Components, Vanilla JS
Gatsby Cloud, WP Engine, Headless WordPress (PHP)
Your first 30 days:
We have a robust onboarding support system to guide you through your first few weeks at Klaviyo. You’ll have access to people across the organization and opportunities to learn and get comfortable with our tech stack.
There will be 1:1s with the Marketing Engineering team and with partners in other departments.
You’ll contribute to both planning sessions and hands-on work. Code reviews and PRs are a positive, supportive and daily interaction on our team.
Your first 60 days:
You’ll be providing context through your lens of experience and technical knowledge for upcoming projects. Working with the Engineering Manager to craft and hone a medium and long term roadmap together.
You’ll be very active in code reviews and hands-on with high-level or more abstract engineering tasks and architectural decisions.
Your first 6 months:
Together with your manager you’ll have a set of goals crafted and mapped to achievable milestones. These will tie back to both business and personal growth, we’re always learning here.
You’ll own large scale projects as the technical resource, working closely with stakeholders and the Marketing Engineering team to meet agreed upon deadlines.
You’ll work with an eye toward developing the technical growth of the entire team, pushing us all to learn and find the right solutions to problems.
You’ll identify opportunities for our technical systems, processes, automations, and generally own the technical roadmap for the team.
Klaviyo is a world-leading marketing automation platform dedicated to accelerating revenue and customer connection for online businesses. Klaviyo makes it easy to store, access, analyze and use transactional and behavioral data to power highly-targeted customer and prospect communications. The company’s hybrid customer-data and marketing-platform model allows companies to grow by fostering direct relationships with customers, without giving up their valuable data to popular big-tech ad platforms. Over 265,000 innovative companies like Unilever, Custom Ink, Living Proof and Huckberry sell more with Klaviyo. Learn more at www.klaviyo.com.
If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a remote role, you can receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. Requests can be submitted here. Additional information regarding benefits can be found here.
Klaviyo is committed to diversity and to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.