Backend Software Engineer

New York, NY
Engineering
Full-time
Who We Are: 
Ocrolus is a fintech infrastructure company that transforms documents into actionable data. Powered by Artificial Intelligence and a unique human-in-the-loop data validation process, Ocrolus plugs directly into customer workflows via API, eliminating the need for manual data work. The solution includes built-in fraud detection and analytics, enabling customers to make smarter and faster business decisions with unprecedented precision.

Use-cases include loan underwriting, account openings, invoice processing, and other document-intensive processes. Ocrolus has raised over $30 million in venture capital, backed by Oak HC/FT, FinTech Collective, Bullpen Capital, and QED Investors, among others.


We’re looking for a Senior Developer who is an expert with backend technologies but can operate at full stack capacity if needed. We need someone with a strong and successful track record of solving hard problems using out-of-the-box thinking.

Responsibilities

    • Improving our verification platform and using machine learning and other techniques to automate and intelligently default crowd/user tasks
    • Deploying new features on our core product and iterate on improvements
    • Building backend infrastructure for Ocrolus core products
    • Giving and receiving constructive code reviews
    • Being a strong problem-solver with good communication and collaboration skills
    • Optimizing applications for maximum speed and scalability
    • Being flexible, a self-starter, and a fast-learner

Requirements

    • 3+ years of Java, and experience with Spring Framework
    • Experience with Postgres and Redis
    • Familiarity with AWS
    • Experience building scalable applications/REST API’s
    • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field

Extra Credit

    • Experience with Python
    • Experience with ReactJS and Redux/Flux
    • Contributions to OSS / Github profile
    • Familiarity with OCR processing / computer vision technologies
    • Familiarity with system devops, database design
    • Familiarity with machine learning

We’re a young and rapidly growing FinTech company - if you have ever wanted to jump on a rocket ship as it’s taking off, now is your chance!