Spice Data

Restaurant Data for the Enterprise

Software Engineer

$100K - $120K / 1.00% - 3.00%
San Francisco, CA, US
Job Type
Any (new grads ok)
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Richard Kreger
Richard Kreger

About the role

Join our small and nimble engineering team!

  • Work in our downtown San Francisco office a few times per week
  • Create and manage data collection scripts that utilize everything from basic HTTP requests to browser and mobile app automation
  • Build and maintain automation/scheduling tooling to ensure data is collected on a timely and consistent basis
  • Create data cleaning and normalization scripts (with some opportunity to integrate ML/LLMs if that’s of interest)
  • Design data analytics dashboards and tooling for continuous monitoring and improvement of the processed data
  • Help with miscellaneous DevOps tasks to help manage the infrastructure running all the above
  • Our codebase is mostly Python with Typescript and Golang used when they make sense

About you

  • Skills: Python, SQL, Unix
  • Excited to work on a variety of different projects, sometimes many at the same time
  • Able to execute with minimal supervision
  • Bonus skills: Typescript, Full Stack Web Development, Mobile App Development, Docker, Kubernetes, Background in Statistics


  • Lunch provided when in office
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Company paid Platinum PPO health and comparable dental & vision insurance
  • $100K - $120K salary, 1% - 3% equity

Interview Process

  1. 15 minute call with CTO about the position, your experience, and career goals
  2. 1st 30 minute technical screening call (coding interview)
  3. 2nd 30 minute technical screening call (coding interview)
  4. Onsite at our office to learn more about us and to get a feel for how we’d work together
  5. Offer extended

About Spice Data

  • The world’s largest companies are buying more external data
  • We license data to leading Fortune 500 enterprises
  • Our product is not a particular dataset, but rather the ability to quickly collect, clean, and reliably provide high-quality data over time
  • We're currently focused on the restaurant industry
  • Founded in 2019 by Richard Kreger (CEO, enterprise sales) and Cameron Cairns (CTO, software engineer)
  • Very small team, all San Francisco-based
  • Raised only from YC and a couple angels (i.e. minimal dilution)
  • Profitable
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Richard Kreger
Richard Kreger