Our team builds APIs that power the offline world. We started with our print and mail API, which helps developers programmatically send, route, and track physical mail at scale. As a member of our software engineering team, you’ll design and implement great products on a modern infrastructure. You’ll take ownership of web-scale engineering challenges that affect millions of people.
Our engineering team is collaborative, inclusive, autonomous, agile, direct, and kind. We recognize how lucky we are to work at a fast-growth startup, so we have fun while we work and give back to the world. We believe that diverse backgrounds and ideas result in better products and outcomes. Inc. Magazine recognized us as a Best Workplace for 2018.
The Platform engineering team builds, maintains and scales the core API used by Lob’s customers to send mail and defines best practices for a successful integration. This year alone we tripled our API throughput from 1M Requests per hour to over 3M Requests per hour in order to meet the needs of our growing list of customers. We also add features to our Platform that help our customers tie Physical mail campaigns to their Digital infrastructure. Examples of these include, a powerful Analytics Dashboard that helps customers track mail pieces from mailing to delivery, a Webhooks infrastructure that helps customers receive notifications to automate their workflows, Search and Filtering capabilities to help track how mail campaigns are performing, Logging and Reporting capabilities to help debug and audit API integrations. We are a motivated group of people who collaborate with cross functional teams like Product Management, Customer Success and Sales on a daily basis to build features that make integrating with Lob a delightful experience for customers.
Lob was built by technical co-founders with a vision to make the world programmable. We offer two flagship APIs (print & mail and address verification) that enable companies to send postal mail as effortlessly as sending emails. Lob is venture-backed by the most reputable investors in tech, and we are rapidly growing our team to shape the future of our company and meet the demands of a quickly growing customer base and dynamic product offerings.
We give our employees a lot of responsibility and ownership of their work. You will have fun at work while engaging in challenging projects with the best and brightest.
Lob is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity of backgrounds and perspectives to cultivate an environment of understanding to have greater impact on our business and customers. We encourage under-represented groups to apply and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or criminal history in accordance with local, state, and/or federal laws, including the San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance.
Forbes 30 Under 30 - Enterprise Technology 2017
#61 on Y Combinator's Top Companies List 2018
#26 2018 Fastest-Growing Private Companies, The Business Journals