2009 Sr. Backend Software Engineer

Location: Portland, OR

About us: we're innovating, solving big challenges and having fun while doing it! As a member of  Portland's center of excellence, you will join a small, nimble engineering team, engaged in solving technical problems such as taming complicated data sets. If you’re interested in this role, please submit your resume to We value diversity in the workplace and encourage women, minorities, and veterans to apply. Thank you!

Job Type: FTE

Additional Information:
We're looking for folks with can-do attitudes who go above and beyond. You are a self-starter who can take early ideas and quickly iterate to build prototypes and products. Our ideal backend-focused software engineer has experience delivering high quality, maintainable code to production, implementing both incremental improvements as well as small to mid-sized features. Our engineering culture is centered around hiring smart talent and building world-class software - we stay humble while driving forward with our audacious mission.
Some of our current project wish list items include:
• Migrating financial data towards a columnar store
• Expanding our dashboard reporting capabilities
• Developing self-service tools for customers to get up and running in minutes
• Realizing deeper data integrations with customers
·        Work with data, and lot of it
·        Write clean, maintainable, and scalable code
·        Contribute towards building a great engineering culture and being a good teammate
Ideally you have:
·        Strong desire to innovate and build world class software that is mission-driven
·        10+ years of experience and a track record of developing high-quality code (Java ideally) in a small, agile team
·        Experience with DevOps and process automation
·        Experience developing in the Cloud, ideally using AWS
·        Traditional open source experience, such as working in a Linux environment
·        Experience working with large, distributed systems
·        A track record of excellence with backend development and modern tech stacks
·        Experience building SaaS software or heavily trafficked consumer facing software
·        Strong CS fundamentals and familiar with data structures and algorithms
·        The ability to collaborate with others and to openly share ideas with your teammates
·        An eye for best practices, in that you believe in writing clean, testable code