Senior Backend Software Engineer (Go)

San Francisco (or global remote) /
Engineering /
Build the world's fastest Identity and Checkout products

Company Mission

Our mission is to make buying online faster, safer and easier for everyone. Fast Login and Fast Checkout enable a one-click sign-in and purchasing experience that makes it easier for people to buy and merchants to sell. The company’s products work on any browser, device or platform to deliver a consistent, stress-free purchasing experience. Fast is entirely consumer-focused and invests heavily in its users’ privacy and data security. Headquartered in San Francisco, Fast is a privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and other renowned investors.

Summary 

We are looking for a BE senior engineer that has worked on software and tech solutions at scale to join our team.  Come join an engineering team that is shaping a new, frictionless online purchasing experience

Role

-Develop across the stack with a focus on backend utilizing Go (Golang)
-Build solutions that take into consideration issues of scaling and growth
-Create code that is robust for long term expansion and use
-Collaborate with product, design and the broader engineering team on features and functionality
-Evaluate product launch related use cases from a technical perspective
-Join in system design conversations with partners in product and engineering to build solutions for our services
-Participate in team meetings covering release and build roadmaps and be an active voice in the discussion

Requirements

-CS degree or equivalent
-5+ years of experience as a software engineer working across the stack
-2+ years of experience utilizing Go in a professional environment
-Familiarity with languages commonly utilized to create solutions at scale

Plus

-Experience with building applicants that have millions of concurrent users
-Experience with distributed systems and/or microservices
-Familiarity with Kubernetes
-Experience with JavaScript

*no recruiters please*

Benefits of life @ Fast

*Help eliminate passwords and expand e-commerce worldwide
*Innovative engineering and product culture
*Early stage well-funded company in the heart of San Francisco
*Inclusion and diversity as a company priority 
*Founders-led company
*Competitive compensation packages 
*Comprehensive benefits (including 99% of healthcare cost and 401k matching)
*Additional benefits include gym subsidiaries, onsite meals and commuter benefits