Principal Software Engineer I (Data)

Date: Mar 6, 2023

Location: India Remote, IN

Company: Chargebee Technologies Private Limited

About Chargebee:

Chargebee is a subscription billing and revenue management platform powering some of the fastest-growing brands around the world today, including Calendly, Hopin, Pret-a-Manger, Freshworks, Okta,, and others. Thousands of SaaS and subscription-first businesses process over billions of dollars in revenue every year through the Chargebee platform.

Headquartered in San Francisco, USA, our 500+ team members work remotely throughout the world, including India, the Netherlands, Paris, Spain, Australia, and the USA.

Chargebee has raised over $480 million in capital and is funded by Accel, Tiger Global, Insight Partners, Steadview Capital, and Sapphire Ventures. And we’re on a mission to push the boundaries of subscription revenue operations. Not just ours, but every customer and prospective business on a recurring revenue model.


What you will be doing:

  • Extending and expanding our backend architecture and writing awesome highly maintainable and scalable code 
  • Working on ensuring our system can work with other cloud vendors in the CRM, accounting, commissions and delivery spaces and can help us realize value for our customers by helping them leverage their investments in existing tools
  • Building robust test code, partnering with our product managers, to ensure  high quality deliverables
  • Help make decisions on the tech stack weighing various considerations including maintainability, current team expertise, scalability, security etc
  • Mentoring other team members and working within the team to realize our product goals
  • Provide input on SDLC best practices with a focus on building a world class software process,  team and product



  • Strong Experience with Python and the numpy and Pandas ecosystem. 
  • Experience dealing with JSON data in large volumes and manipulating information on file systems.
  • Strong experience delivering code that is easily testable and can be maintained by a diverse group of developers
  • Familiar with delivering in highly controlled environments such as accounting or other compliance related applications with an understanding of privacy and security concerns around data
  • Must be well versed with agile environments and working with a distributed team.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience with using information from systems such as Salesforce, Quickbooks,  Hubspot or other cloud systems.
  • Experience with relational warehouses, ideally with direct experience with MySQL, MemSQL or other similar databases



Any Bachelor’s degree



Want to know what it means to work for a company that genuinely cares about you? Check out just a few of the benefits we give our employees:

i) Unlimited PTO, Parental leave

ii) Accident, Life and medical insurance

iii) Employee assistance program for mental wellness

iv) Work from home allowance

v) Gratuity


We are Globally Local

With a diverse team across four continents, and customers in over 60 countries, you get to work closely with a global perspective right from your own neighborhood.


We value Curiosity

We believe the next great idea might just be around the corner. Perhaps it’s that random thought you had ten minutes ago. We believe in creating an ecosystem that fosters a desire to seek out hard questions, and then figure out answers to them.


Customer! Customer! Customer!

Everything we do is driven towards enabling our customers’ growth. This means no matter what you do, you will always be adding real value to a real business problem. It’s a lot of responsibility, but also a lot of fun.