Software Engineer - Infrastructure, MongoDB

San Francisco, New York, Remote /
EPD (Eng, Prod, Design) – Engineering /
Full-time
Blend helps lenders maximize their digital agility. Our digital lending platform is used by Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, and other leading financial institutions to increase customer acquisition, improve productivity, and accelerate the delivery of any banking product across every channel. We process more than $3.5 billion in mortgages and consumer loans daily, helping millions of consumers get into homes and gain access to the capital they need to lead better lives.

The Infrastructure Team is solving significant internal engineering challenges as we expand from processing thousands to millions of loans, at more and more lending organizations, and over an increasingly large part of the lifecycle of each loan. We are engineers who are passionate about automation, scale, performance, security, and clean code.

The challenges we face are highly technical and highly impactful for other engineering teams in the company! We are looking for engineers who are passionate about MongoDB, performance optimization, software architecture and scalability. We are looking for a strong collaborator who is willing to work with platform development teams to understand their needs, design solutions that fulfill their immediate needs but that also establish good patterns for long-term scalability.

How you’ll contribute:

    • Design and implement solutions for MongoDB to grow with the company
    • Collaborate with platform development teams to understand their needs
    • Architect solutions that establish good patterns and fulfill development team needs
    • Build tools to enable developer productivity
    • Implement features in our infrastructure tools and services
    • Monitor production systems for issues

Who you are:

    • Proficient in TypeScript/Node.js and C++
    • Expert working with sharded MongoDB clusters deployed in a major public cloud
    • Understand the needs of other developers and enjoy building internal tools that empower an entire organization
    • Experience working enterprise grade production systems
    • Excellent communication and leadership skills for collaborating with other teams
    • Solid experience and understanding of maintainable distributed systems
    • Ability and willingness to help others succeed and be productive

Bonus Points!

    • Experience working with Go
    • Experience working with PostgreSQL
    • Experience with AWS

Benefits and Perks:

    • Meaningful equity and a 401(k) plan
    • Comprehensive health benefits
    • Wellness benefits covering a variety of wellness activities, fitness classes, fitness equipment and more
    • Stipends for work from home setup, internet, and meals
    • Company-wide mental health days
    • Weekly remote all hands
    • Flexible work schedule, with open vacation policy
    • 16 weeks of paid parental leave
Blend is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, inclusion and belonging. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable law, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
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