Senior Software Engineer (BE)

Los Angeles, California /
Engineering /
Remote, Full Time
About Us

We are building a fintech lending marketplace that gives equity earning employees liquidity and provides investors a lucrative way to invest in pre-IPO equity. While the potential financial reward is immense, the benefit to start-up employees may be even greater.

How We Work

We currently have startup partners with an aggregate valuation over $40B ready to use our platform.  In addition to solidifying our product market fit, our leadership team has a proven track record of success and our co-founder is the executive chairman of an $11B+ fintech company. By joining us, you will be given an above market salary with meaningful equity, and a benefits package that includes 100% employer covered health, dental and vision insurance.  We have taken the conscious culture pledge to ensure we hold a high cultural bar as we scale.  Read more on conscious culture here: https://conscious.org/pledge/ 

Responsibilities

    • Join as an early member of our core backend engineering team and have a hand  in influencing all engineering philosophies, culture and workflows around creating a secure, scalable, performance driven platform.
    • Collaborate directly with product, design, and operations to scope products and features to build a world class pre-ipo stock lending experience.
    • Translate user requirements and designs into working system, by both designing and implementing the code base. 
    • True full lifecycle ownership of new products and features
    • Attract, hire and mentor new engineers as they join the team.
    • Push the status quo that exists today by suggesting and implementing new and innovative ideas
    • Ensure that our users have an excellent experience while lending or borrowing pre-IPO equity through Prysm

Requirements

    • 5+ years of experience working as a software engineer.
    • Experience building scalable, consumer-grade APIs.  Preferably with GraphQL.
    • Preferred experience with our tech stack: Node.js, Typescript and GraphQL, but expertise in any backend languages or technologies are acceptable.
    • Experience working with Distributed Systems and Microservices in the cloud (AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes preferred
    • Experience working in test driven development environments.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to work autonomously
    • Collaborative with focus on iterative approach to problem solving
    • Bias towards action and desire to work in a fast-paced environment