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Full Stack/ Backend Developer

USA, California

Job description

Full Stack/ Backend Developer


Full Stack Developer/ Backend Developer

Location: California

Contract to Hire position

C2C: $65-75


We are a financial ecosystem that seamlessly blends psychology, technology, and a focus on happiness to help consumers go from borrower to saver, investor, and giver. The company provides a path toward improving financial well-being and securing greater happiness - beginning with paying off credit card debt - through its science-enabled, purpose-driven marketplace between mission-aligned capital and consumers.

We are open to 100% remote candidates based in the US for this position.

* Develop and build products that provide an exceptional customer experience for our members
* Add new functionality and iterate on existing products
* Participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle, TDD, QA, deployment and bug-fixing
* Collaborate with team to architect, build, and document products that improve our members' lives
* Understand the tradeoffs inherent in software development
* Technologies used in our tech stack include JAVA, Ruby, Python, React, and Node, but value flexibility
* Help develop and mentor junior developers


* 7+ year's of experience with full-lifecycle software development on multiple platforms at scale
* Strong hands-on experience with at least one backend framework such as Spring, Rails, etc.
* Experience developing and integrating with APIs
* Familiarity with AWS technologies - EC2, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, etc.
* Professional experience with Object Oriented or Functional Programming
* Strong hands-on experience with at least one SQL and one NoSQL variant, i.e. Postgres, MySQL, Mongo, Cassandra
* Strong experience with Agile and Lean software engineering methodologies and practices
* Experience with modern tooling and best practices, especially in the areas of testing, CI/CD, and instrumentation
* Excellent verbal and written communication
* Experience with financial services systems
* Hands-on experience with Apache Kafka, Spark and/or Hadoop Stack
* Clojure programming (hobby or work)
* Experience programming in a polyglot environment
* Experience using models, algorithms, and ML technology in production systems to solve core business problems.