Sales Engineer / Programmer

Melissa Data is looking for a dedicated and energetic individual with programming experience, leadership qualities, and great communication skills. You would primarily be interfacing with developers and application integrators that are implementing or evaluating our products as well as our own in house developers. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills that can act as a technical resource as well as a sales engineering liaison between our company and our partners and clients. This is a full time position.

A computer science background is required and strong technical skills are necessary to fulfill the job requirements. This is a demanding and rewarding position that requires both a multi-tasking capability and a willingness to learn. Cool under pressure, self-motivated, and possessing top notch communication skills in a variety of mediums are ideal qualities in our candidate.

Job Duties:

  • Provide high level technical support for our integration partners
  • Assist Sales with technical issues to win new accounts
  • Act as technical liaison between our company and other partner companies
  • Attend and host trade shows and community level technical events
  • Act as channel manager for assigned products and industries
  • Perform QA responsibilities such as writing test cases, creating test applications, and regression testing automation.
  • Product management from creating testing procedures to developing samples, creating documentation and marketing material
  • Lead a team on a variety of technical projects

Requirements / Job Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree in Computer Science or 2-year degree with relevant experience
  • Proficient with at least one programming language such as Ruby, Perl, PHP, Java, Python, C#, C++, VB.NET.
  • Understanding of modern programming concepts and self-motivation to learn new skills and technologies
  • Excellent written/verbal communication and problem solving skills
  • Enterprise level database experience
  • Experience with Linux or other unix operating systems
  • Ability to work with multiple programming languages, platforms, and operating systems
  • Experience with Hadoop, Oracle, and/or SAP are big pluses.

About us:

Founded in 1985, Melissa Data ( provides powerful and affordable Data Quality and Address Management solutions to customers in a wide range of industries. A powerful line of software, databases, programming tools, and hygiene services has made Melissa Data a recognized leader in the data quality industry. Our corporate headquarters are located in southern California, with development offices in Washington, Oregon and Massachusetts.


  • 401(k)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid holidays and personal time off
  • Within walking distance of T and Commuter Rail

To Apply:

  • E-mail your resume in PDF or Microsoft Word format.
  • No phone calls or recruiters please.