VancouverWARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Vancouver jobs

Staff Software Engineer, Core Services

Company: Plastiq
Location: Vancouver
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Engineering Infrastructure - Core Services / The Core Services Engineering team is an infrastructure team responsible for defining architectural standards and building cross-cutting services at Plastiq. Examples include, message bus, orchestration layer, identity and access management, release management, CI/CD, SRE, and testing practices. The team also acts as a tiger team that can solve the toughest problems and help product teams get critical projects across the finish line. As Staff Software Engineer you will define and lead work breakdown, execution, and delivery for medium to large epics and in parallel, make sound technology and quality recommendations. You are a key technology reference within our product engineering team and you'll play an important role in ensuring the scalability of our tech that drives our business, product, and platform. You will be a role model mentoring the extended team as our goal is for everyone to be their Greatest of All Time (G.O.A.T.). At Plastiq, we offer an engineering culture that's diverse, supportive, and high-energy. We provide people with the opportunity to thrive in an environment that unlocks their maximum potential. We believe in breaking barriers, embracing failure, and challenging ourselves to do what others have told us we cannot. That means learning and growing together and challenging each other to be better engineers and humans.

Your Responsibilities

Collaborate with our Infosec team to design and implement solutions to improve our security posture Set the bar for documentation, coding standards, testing, and production visibility (logging/monitoring/alerting) Own team's domain area including design, development, testing (including infrastructure), release strategies, experiment strategies, monitoring visualization, alerting, escalation policies, and run books Actively contribute to architecture and the implementation of product and test automation frameworks Hands-on development of code, complete with automated tests that are scalable and maintainable Design and develop net new modules from scratch Collaborate closely with our product and design teams to deliver best in class experiences to our end users

Your Experience

7+ years of professional software development experience, ideally web development and application security 2+ years experience creating and supporting highly interactive data driven applications 2+ years of team leadership experience Strong experience implementing solutions to protect web applications, including rate limiting, web application firewalls, secrets management, and/or SAST/DAST Experience with relational databases (MySQL) and with NoSQL stores like MongoDB Experience with cloud computing platforms like AWS Experience with concurrency, multi-threading and event-driven architectures Experience and familiarity with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery Experience with Microservices and Containerization

Our Stack

Plastiq operates a CI/CD model and releases code to production frequently. We are building cloud-native micro-services with a component-based frontend written in React.js, and a Node.js backend, which sits in front of our Payments Processing Platform built in Java.
For our testing platforms we use Jest for API & unit backend tests, for frontend testing, and Gitlab for our continuous integration and delivery.
Plastiq is powered by data. Our data pipeline continuously streams data to Snowflake via AWS Kinesis so our Data Engineering and Analytics team can produce machine-learning models that help drive our business. At Plastiq, were committed to helping small businesses achieve their growth potential. The opportunity is huge, and the need is very real. With over 1 million customers and hundreds of thousands of vendors paid, were in a phenomenal position to make that happen. Most importantly, we have the team, the technology and capital to make our vision a reality. By accelerating our own growth potential, we will do so for small business owners as well. Plastiq is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Plastiq, Vancouver , Staff Software Engineer, Core Services, Other , Vancouver, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Vancouver RSS job feeds