26 - 50 Employees
11 - 25 Engineers
$0 - $250K Funding
Series B

Prefect is a dataflow automation tool. Our tool allows our users to orchestrate the modern stack. Prefect is the easiest way to build, run, and monitor data pipelines at scale.

Active Roles

Why join us?

  • Culture, culture, culture!

    Building a team is just as important as building the product, a fact too often overlooked by most startups. We empower our team to do the best work of their careers through our intentionally designed culture- the operating system of the company- to support their success.

    Both our product and our culture seek to eliminate negative engineering, i.e. wasted time. All Prefect team members embody our values of Learning, Empowerment, and Execution. Combined, they create the aspirational North Star for our high performance and collaborative culture.

  • At Prefect, growth is the sky's limit! Since we are a small team there is a lot of opportunity for professional growth within our company. Want to work on another part of the stack? Mentor a junior engineer? Learn about Kubernetes and how you can use it in your daily work? We got you! Learning is one our company values and we encourage continuous learning!

    When we bring new team members into Prefect and our culture, we heavily invest in setting them up for success. This begins with a robust onboarding in which they learn about all business functions at Prefect, dive deep into our product, and meet every single team member. As a remote first company, building strong connections early is key. As part of onboarding we also send you some fun books to read!

    Throughout their time at Prefect, all team members are supported by their managers, as our managers' main function is to support, build, and train their direct reports (the upside down org chart). All managers provide constructive feedback, set clear goals, and clear roadblocks, enabling our team perform the best work of their careers.

    As part of our benefits package we offer an annual $1,000 professional education stipend, and all employees are highly encouraged to take advantage of this benefit.

  • It is a really exciting time to join Prefect for many reasons- one of which is company growth. We are growing like crazy!

    We are a VC funded company- we raised $11.5M in Series A funding in January and in June we announced our Series B funding round of $32M led by Tiger Global. We will use the capital to further develop our platform, attract talent, and support our growing community of users.

  • We are working on awesome new and modern technology like Vue.js on our front end, and Python, PostgreSQL, Kubernetes and GCP across other parts of the stack. We question the status quo and don't just want to use a technology because we have always used it. Bring your ideas to the table and help us build!

  • Want to continue working remote? Prefect is 100% remote across the United States!

Engineering at Prefect

Tech stack

Working at Prefect

Diversity and Inclusion
Connect with our team during your hiring process

As part of our commitment to an inclusive workplace, we are happy to offer prospective engineers the chance to connect with our engineering employees who come from underrepresented backgrounds. It’s a way to get a better sense of our team and what it might be like to work with us.

If you’re interested in connecting with our team, be sure to bring this up during one of our introductory calls!

Perks & benefits
  • Generous Vacation

    Everyone needs a break. Prefect offers an unlimited PTO policy! Unlike other startups where this can mean less vacation time, Prefect encourages employees to take the time off that they need, want, and deserve!

  • Company Retreats

    Prior to covid, the team met once a year for a company retreat. We are planning one for fall or winter of this year depending on the status of the pandemic.

  • Maternal/Paternal Leave

    Prefect offers 10 weeks of paternity leave.

  • Flexible Hours

    Our team should be available 9am-6pm your local time, however, we all know that some engineers work better in the early hours of the day or late at night. As long as your work gets done and you are available on Slack during the day, hours are flexible.

  • Work from Home

    Prefect is 100% remote across the United States!

  • 401(k) Contribution

    We match up to 5% of your salary, with no vesting period.

  • Health Insurance

    We have multiple health plans to choose from, as well as dental, vision, HSA/FSA, life insurance, disability, and more.

  • Dedicated Human Resources team
  • Philanthropic Contributions

    Donate to a 501(c)(3) and Prefect will match your gift.

  • LGBTQ+ friendly
  • Transportation

    Prefect offers the option to contribute to a FSA.

  • Social impact driven
  • Team Activities

    Our culture committee makes sure that the calendar is packed (no events are required)! We have weekly meditation sessions, yoga, trivia and happy hours!

  • Workshops/Conferences
  • Free Food

    Expensed weekly lunches!

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