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Digital brokering platform for real-estate loans

Back End Engineer

$125k – $160k • 0.25% – 0.75%
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Our Team:

You will work directly with our CTO and the rest of the business, giving you unparalleled understanding of and visibility within the organization. We are seeking highly-motivated, self-directed, and accountable individuals who are driven to take on real responsibility within a production application.
Our Core Stack:

Vue, Node + Express, Postgres, backend architecture using both serverless and containerized components. Check out the tools we are using here: stackshare.io/certain-lending

Our Office:

Located in San Francisco's boutique downtown Jackson Square neighborhood, our office has all the snacks, high-end coffee, and bean bag chairs that one would expect of a Bay Area startup.

Our Benefits:

• Competitive salary, meaningful equity and 401(k)
• Comprehensive health benefits for you and your family
• Company-paid meals, happy hours and events
• Gym membership reimbursement
• Pre-tax commuter benefits
• Your choice of tech

Your Role:

On any given day, you could working on:

• Integrating with 3rd party real estate and financial services, such as Plaid, House Canary, or the big 3 credit bureaus
• Extending internal RESTful APIs and monitoring their performance
• Developing matching algorithms between lenders and buyers, and a rules engine to describe and enforce lender credit policies.
• Optimizing SQL database systems and data processing infrastructure

What We Look For:

• Expertise in Javascript (ES6+) and a web application framework like Express, Django, or Flask.
• Deep knowledge of AWS cloud architecture (utilizing AWS Lambda, API Gateway, S3, SNS, SQS, Cloudwatch, Amazon VPC)
• Strong knowledge of web application security measures.
• Build, use and configure metrics collection, reporting and alerting systems.
• Willingness to author Bash deploy scripts and other automation tools
• 4-year degree in computer science or similar fields
• History of personal coding projects, or past experience on production web applications

Bonus Points:

• Deep knowledge of cloud computing architecture and security
• Prior experience with our current stack: stackshare.io/certain-lending
• Interest and prior experience in fintech
• If you have a black belt in CORS, wrote your first API Gateway authorizer in middle school, or have ever setup a serverless function cron job to keep other serverless functions warm.

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