Senior Software Engineer

Engineering
Claymont, Delaware

Description

Who we are:
SoFi is a digital personal finance company whose mission is to help its members achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions, whether that be to buy a house one day, start a family on their own terms or be debt free. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member Get Their Money Right®. By joining SoFi, you’ll become part of a forward-thinking company that is transforming financial services by embracing technology to build innovative loan products, investment tools, and more. One of the fastest growing fintech companies, we’ve grown from 250 employees in 2015 to over 1,500 employees today, and are well on our way to reaching 1 million members. With offices across the US, we offer the excitement of a rapidly growing startup with the stability of a seasoned management team and some of the best talent around. As an employer, we strive to hire employees who are committed to both our company’s mission and our desire to build the best culture in the world. If you are driven, passionate about what you do, and excited about the SoFi mission, we would love to hear from you.

The role:

Are you a talented engineer looking to make a tangible, real-world difference in people’s lives? Come join SoFi Money’s fast-growing engineering team!

As part of our team, you’ll be instrumental in helping people achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions. Our products for borrowing, saving, spending, investing, and protecting give our nearly one million members fast access to tools to get their money right. SoFi Money – our latest innovation to disrupt the financial services industry – allows our members to earn a high interest rate while having 24/7 access to their money via our website, mobile apps, and the SoFi Money Debit Card.
 

What you’ll do:

We’re looking for senior front-end, back-end, and full-stack engineers who are comfortable:

  • Delivering scalable highly-available services and/or creating responsive, performant, and maintainable React-based web apps

  • Identifying, architecting, and owning technical solutions for product requirements and user stories

  • Participating in code and design reviews

  • Mentoring junior engineers

  • Generating ideas for new initiatives and technologies

  • Working in a fast-moving, highly-collaborative environment across multiple offices


What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, or relevant work experience

  • 4+ years experience writing well-tested and maintainable code using Java and/or JavaScript, React, HTML, and CSS

  • Ability to architect, deliver, and maintain critical aspects of complex systems

  • A deep understanding of relational databases and RESTful services, as well as how clients interface with them

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies as well as software testing: unit, integration, and end-to-end


Nice to have:

  • Full-stack engineering experience, or willingness to expand your skills across our entire stack

  • Experience with Spring Boot, Kafka, Elasticsearch, Redis, Kubernetes, Docker, cloud infrastructure, and continuous delivery

  • Interest in personal finance

  • Experience managing your own investments and taking out loans

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.
 

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