Product analytics to help convert, engage, and retain more users.

Frontend Software Engineer (Seattle) at Mixpanel

Seattle, WA, USA
Job Type
3+ years
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About the role

About Mixpanel:
Mixpanel helps companies measure what matters, make decisions fast, and build better products through data. With our powerful, self-serve product analytics solution, teams can easily analyze how and why people engage, convert, and retain—in real-time, across devices—to improve their user experience.

Mixpanel serves over 26,000 companies from different industries around the world, including Expedia, Uber, Ancestry, DocuSign, and Lemonade. Headquartered in San Francisco, Mixpanel has offices in New York, Seattle, Austin, London, Barcelona, and Singapore.

About the Relevance & Discovery (R&D) Team:
How do you now that the data you're looking at is accurate? What if you launch an expensive product based on the wrong information? How do you have confidence in making critical decisions? These are questions the Relevance & Discovery team are trying to answer for Mixpanel's largest customers. As companies grow and add more data into Mixpanel it is important to surface the right information to make data-driven decisions, our team focuses on this by building features such as search, collaboration, permissions, and much more. Your goal: improve how large customers engage with Mixpanel to build better products.

Mixpanel is organized in small product groups (two to five engineers in close partnership with product management and design) to test out user experiences, iterate quickly, and use data-driven validation to get to the best solutions for our customers. You’ll work with product management and design to build and refine creative new ways to make Mixpanel intuitive for new users and growing our self serve business.

Build customer-facing web application products, collaborating closely product management and design. The full stack role will require working in JavaScript, Python, and interacting with our deployment on Google Cloud Platform (Kubernetes).

Minimum qualifications:

  • Experience with JavaScript and knowledge of the current JavaScript landscape
  • Someone who is excited to build intuitive UIs that help make customers’ more productive.
  • Experience leading projects (breaking down complex tasks, mentorship, etc.)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with Python a plus
  • Strong opinions about shipping bug-free software, but knowledge of when to compromise & move fast
  • Experience building and maintaining large-scale web products

Benefits and Perks:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Vision, and Dental Care
  • Mental Wellness Benefit
  • Generous Vacation Policy & Additional Company Holidays
  • Enhanced Parental Leave
  • Volunteer time off
  • Additional US Benefits: Pre-Tax Benefits including 401(K), Wellness Benefit, Holiday Break

Culture Values:
Be Open: When knowledge becomes open, we can come together as a team to collaborate around a shared purpose
Customer Focus: Our customers’ success is our success
Lead Change: Everyone at Mixpanel has the capacity to make an impact on the business
Results Oriented: Driving results in a measurable way ensures we stay focused on the highest impact initiatives
One Team: We can’t win without each other

Why choose Mixpanel?
A clear market leader in the product analytics space, Mixpanel has raised $77M from world-renowned VC firms like Andreessen-Horowitz, Sequoia, and YC, and our revenue has \grown significantly since then. Our ambitious, collaborative team makes it possible by finding creative solutions to new challenges with scaling, reliability, design, and customer service.

Mixpanel is an equal opportunity employer supporting workforce diversity. We actively encourage women, people with disabilities, veterans, underrepresented minorities, and LGBTQ+ people to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Why you should join Mixpanel

About Mixpanel

At Mixpanel, our mission is to increase the rate of innovation. Not only as a company, but for the businesses we serve. Through our analytics platform, companies can analyze how and why their users engage, convert, and retain in real time across web, mobile, and smart devices. Then they can use that data to improve their business and products.

About Mixpanel Engineering

  • The Engineering, Product and Design teams at Mixpanel together build Mixpanel’s product. The team consists of very talented and nice people who collaborate to solve problems.

  • We organize in Product Groups which are small groups (3 to 8 people) comprised of engineers, product managers and designers working on a problem or an investment area with complete autonomy over the development process.

  • We are customer focused and data driven - We like to iterate, learn and improve quickly using qualitative and quantitative data to continuously deliver customer value.

  • Our engineering team gets to work on really challenging and exciting engineering problems because of the nature of our product and our scale.

  • We use our own product on a daily basis!

Mixpanel serves over 26,000 companies from different industries around the world, including Samsung, Twitter, and BMW. Headquartered in San Francisco, Mixpanel has offices in New York, Seattle, Austin, London, Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam and Singapore.