Senior Staff Software Engineer, Invest

SoFi

Seattle, WA, US / Helena, MT, US / Murray, UT, US / San Francisco, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 04/28/2021
  • Website: sofi.com
  • Company Address: One Letterman Drive, Building A Suite 4700, San Francisco, CA, 94129

About SoFi

Social Finance, Inc. (SoFi) was founded in 2011 by Stanford Graduate School of Business classmates who shared dissatisfaction with the state of the student lending industry.

Job Description

Who we are:

We’re a next-generation fintech company on a mission to help our members achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions—whether that’s buying a house, starting a family, or becoming debt free. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, so they can get their money right. 

By joining SoFi, you’ll help shape a brighter financial future for our 1.8+ million members—using innovative, mobile-first technology to transform an industry that hasn’t changed in decades. With offices across the United States and abroad, we’re one of the fastest growing companies in fintech—offering the agility of a start-up with the stability of seasoned management and dynamic, passionate employees. 

Join us to invest in yourself, your career, and the financial world. 

The role

We are seeking a Senior Staff Software Engineer to join our team. SoFi Invest is SoFi’s new investment platform that includes our market-leading robo-advisor, online brokerage (stock and ETF trading), and crypto investing products.

On our team, you will be in the middle of it all – implementing functionality, architecting our system, squashing bugs, maintaining the health of our code, and continually growing as an engineer. The ideal candidate is both forward-thinking and hands-on, has a strong sense of ownership and drive for delivery, and is a good mentor and co-worker. At SoFi, we pride ourselves on the collaboration between Product, Design and Engineering and so you will be involved in the entire product lifecycle, from ideation through building, deploying and continual improvement and evolution. 

What you’ll do:

  • Lead the development and testing of our systems and services
  • Ensure that our codebase remains easy to change and is always shippable
  • Participate in shaping the technical architecture of the product
  • Deliver highly available and scalable services in a production environment
  • Generate ideas for new initiatives and technologies
  • Mentor other engineers, support the technical culture, and help grow the team
  • Communicate and collaborate with product and design

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 8+ years programming experience, ideally on a modern stack
  • Our core stack is React / Java / Play / Spring / PostgreSQL, but you don't have to be an expert in any of these. 
  • 4+ years Java, Kotlin or Scala programming experience 
  • Understanding of relational databases and ORMs 
  • Experience working in a collaborative coding environment (and git specifically), refining designs together, writing tests, working through code reviews and managing pull requests
  • Affinity for solving problems and shipping impactful features, not polishing perfect code or architecture
  • Agile-based project development in a microservices environment.
  • Willingness to collaborate with others to get stuff don

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Why you’ll love working here:

  • Competitive salary packages and bonuses
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
  • Generous vacation and holidays
  • Paid parental leave for eligible employees
  • 401(k) and education on retirement planning
  • Tuition reimbursement on approved programs
  • Monthly contribution up to $200 to help you pay off your student loans
  • Great health & well-being benefits including: telehealth parental support, subsidized gym program
  • Employer paid lunch program (except for remote employees)
  • Fully stocked kitchen (snacks and drinks)

 

SoFi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, breastfeeding, and conditions related to breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (40 or over), physical or medical disability, medical condition, marital status, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military and/or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable state or federal law.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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