Philadelphia - PA Other 2 months ago

About DataStream Insurance:

DataStream Insurance is a well-funded insurtech startup working at the intersection of artificial intelligence and cyber security. We are helping to address one of the largest threats our society currently faces: the risk of cyber-attacks on organizations and businesses. It is about taking away the stress and fear cyber attacks cause, so companies can get on with running their business.

Powered by adaptive risk modeling technologies, enabled by the world’s leading cyber security claims data, and mapped specifically to each business’ risk profile and technology stack, DataStream partners with MSPs to offer relevant cybersecurity insurance that actively builds resilience. Together, we are stronger.

We are paving the way in the Cyber Security Insurance industry and our efforts will help to create a real-world impact. Come discover your full potential to be the best version of yourself.

About the Role

We are looking for a Software Engineerto lead the software engineering development process for our products from early stages through to production environments. The role will require close collaboration with DataStream’s product manager, data scientists, data engineers, and insurance brokers in shaping our products to meet client needs. This is primarily a management and architect role rather than technical leadership, but you will be expected to write and review code on a regular basis. We are open to this position being remote in the U.S.

We offer a flexible, equal-opportunity workplace with an engaged and talented team delivering high-quality projects on the cutting edge of technology. Cyber security & insurance experience is not required but would be looked upon favorably. We are looking for people who want to be part of something bigger than themselves.


  • Lead the design and build of the software systems needed for DataStream’s products
  • Line management of a growing team of talented software and data engineers
  • Working with Product Managers and other stakeholders to keep teams focused on relevant product priorities
  • Designing, implementing, and managing applications that deliver data science products to customers
  • Recruitment and on-boarding of new engineers
  • Working with the group engineering leadership on developing and monitoring standards & practices for all engineering teams
  • Working with our cross-functional teams to understand how best to deliver our products
  • Building applications that combine a broad range of data sets
  • Developing tools with our data engineering team to support our data-heavy workflows
  • Continually evaluating and improving systems in production
  • Keeping up to date with the latest tools, methods, & technologies


  • Bachelor of Science or higher in a technical degree, with specializations related to computer science preferred
  • 4+ years of experience managing engineering teams
  • Experience of managing a growing team of engineers, preferably in a cross-functional product environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of best-practices for building secure & scalable cloud-based systems
  • Infrastructure management and automation with tools like Ansible and Terraform
  • Hands-on experience with Python for data processing and application development (Django, Flask, FastAPI, Pandas, SQLAlchemy, etc.)
  • Exposure to working with large, complex, and messy data sets
  • Working in an agile software development environment (JIRA)
  • Cloud Platforms
  • Modern data science platforms (Databricks Delta Lake, etc.)
  • Experience being comfortable with the design and technical selection decisions
  • You take the initiative and are fully accountable for your work but will ask for help as needed
  • You demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You can balance high-level strategy and tactical execution
  • You are comfortable with ambiguity, uncertainty, and a rapidly evolving business landscape

What is in it For You:

Our employees are our most important asset, and it is reflected in our benefits. We are proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401(k) plus match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Environment where you are valued for your contribution

Vaccine Requirements:

Where legally permitted, DataStream Insurance requires all individuals working for us to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must present acceptable proof of vaccination by the date of hire as a condition of employment. DataStream will consider requests for a reasonable accommodation as required under applicable law.

DataStream Insurance is deeply committed to building a workplace where inclusion is not only valued but prioritized. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, neurodiversity, disability, age, veteran status, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds.

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