Senior Software Development Engineer

Information Technology Seattle, Washington


Who we are:

Welcoming, collaborative and having the opportunity to make an impact - is how our employees describe working here.  Galileo is a financial technology company that provides innovative and revolutionary software products and services that power some of the world's largest Fintechs. We are the only payments innovator that applies tech and engineering capabilities to empower Fintechs and financial institutions to unleash their full creativity to achieve their most inspired goals. Galileo leads its industry with superior fraud detection, security, decision-making analytics and regulatory compliance functionality combined with customized, responsive and flexible programs to accelerate the success of all payments companies and solve tomorrow's payments challenges today. We hire energetic and creative employees while providing them the opportunity to excel in their careers and make a difference for our clients. Learn more about us and why we work here at  

What you’ll do:

  • Lead the development and testing of system components/services, code and design reviews

  • Participate in shaping the technical architecture of the product

  • Help translate product requirements into user stories and technical solutions

  • Deliver highly available and scalable services in a production environment

  • Mentor other engineers, support the technical culture, and help grow the team

  • Generate ideas for new initiatives and technologies

  • Communicate with project leads, product managers and other software developers

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, in a technical field

  • 4+ years programming experience, ideally on a modern stack

  • Our core stack is Python, legacy C, and PHP in some places; as part of our move to the cloud, we’re running Kubernetes, AWS technologies like EKS/Lambda/RDS/Aurora/Dynamo, and more, as well as a focus on Java

  • 2+ years Java, Kotlin or Scala programming experience 

  • A strong understanding of relational databases and ORMs

  • Experience working on a SOA or microservice-based application.

  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves, collaborate with others and get stuff done

  • Strong sense of responsibility; driving a project from inception to completion

  • Affinity for solving problems and shipping impactful features, not polishing perfect code or architecture

Why you’ll love working here:

Galileo offers market competitive salaries, covers 100% of your family's medical premiums and provides a true work/life balance.  Each employee receives a generous bank of PTO each year as well as 11 paid holidays.  Additionally, Galileo offers humanitarian PTO to each employee to participate in global volunteer projects as part of The Galileo Foundation. Did we mention reimbursement for applicable professional development including tuition and certifications?  If you are looking for a leading edge technology environment with a positive and rewarding culture, join the Fintech revolution.  Join Galileo!

Galileo Financial Technologies 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.

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