Amplitude

Mobile Analytics

HEADQUARTER San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 25 and 50

# OF ENGINEERS Between 10 and 25

FUNDING $10M - $25M

TAGS Analytics, Big Data, Developer APIs, Developer Tools, SaaS, YC Winter 2012

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? 10 years

What do we do?

Amplitude is a rapidly growing product analytics company that help companies use data to build better products. Founded in 2012 and backed by Benchmark, we're the fastest growing analytics company with thousands of customers who are creating outsized competitive advantages with user behavior data including Square, LogMeIn, Intuit, Thumbtack, and Bonobos.

Technical challenges

-Handling the data collection and processing of billions of events and terabytes of data with a scalable distributed system
-Creating easy to use interfaces for making complex queries and displaying information densely

Why join us?

-We're growing quickly.
-You have the opportunity to contribute a lot and learn a lot. People get involved in building the company in all different ways, regardless of role.
-We have a strong engineering team that enjoys solving the challenges of processing a lot of data and making analytics understandable to everyone
-We care about our work and about each other. We like holding regular team events ranging from board game and movie nights to bubble soccer!
-We work with a variety of new and interesting technologies, including React, Kafka, and Docker

Our press coverage

http://blogs.wsj.com/venturecapital/2015/08/05/amplitude-emerges-with-9m-threatens-price-cuts-on-mobile-analytics/
https://techcrunch.com/2016/06/08/amplitude-series-b/

Our Founders

Curtis Liu

CTO      

Spenser Skates

CEO      

Our tech stack

  • PostgreSQL
  • Redshift
  • DynamoDB
  • Python
  • React JS
  • Redis
  • Amazon AWS
  • Java
  • Javascript
  • Kafka

Our investors

  • Benchmark Capital
  • Quest Venture Partners
  • Merus Capital
  • Data Collective
  • Y Combinator
  • SV Angel
  • Tencent
  • BoxGroup