Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Calgary, Alberta, Canada  - Permanent

Job Description

Our client, is an early stage start-up local to Calgary that has built an Earned Revenue Access technology that lets small and medium businesses take control of their working capital by providing next day access to their verified receivables. They provide a platform that streamlines the transactional relationship between buyers and sellers while matching enterprise level capital providers, like banks and institutional lenders, with SMBs that would not normally have the capacity to access these sources.

Who they are:
-A diverse, determined, and fun founding team looking to make a mark by facilitating inclusion of SMBs in the capital markets. We want to build a global business that disrupts traditional financial practices.

What they are looking for:
-A Lead Engineer to be the 1st in house Engineering hire, that can help shape the future of the company, and everything their platform has to offer
-People who've gone demonstrably deep on things they care about, find fun in a challenge, don't wait to take action, and prize ownership on their journey to turn their work into brilliance.
-This role is ideal for engineers invigorated by solving difficult problems and by building software with a large impact. You’ll be one of the first engineers at an early-stage startup, and should be excited to apply your analytical, hacker mindset towards problems of all types. ‍

What you will work on:

-As the first Engineer, you'll have a direct impact on every aspect of our Fintech application, from designing backend and database architecture, all the way through to customer-facing user interface. You'll be trusted to independently build new features entirely from scratch, while maintaining the flexibility to help relieve bottlenecks in different areas of the product when needed.
-Specifically you will contribute to every part of our codebase - helping to design core architecture, and building our App utilizing third-party payment, KYC, AML and data APIs. You will, on a regular interval, unite with the entire team to decide what to build next and take full ownership of building features.
-You will also get to build/hire the rest of the engineering team and work with outsourced developers to get projects across the finish line.

Must Have Skills:

To thrive in this role you should bring:

-4+ years of real-world experience developing or implementing software
-Experience or desire to work in a high-growth startup
-Diligence to write clean, tested, and documented code
-Enthusiasm for product ownership, critical thinking, and proactive collaboration. You like to teach and you love to learn
-Self-starter who likes to take initiative and gets done what is needed
-You are driven and derive a sense of purpose from building something that matters

Nice to Have Skills:

Bonus points if you have experience in the following:

-Experience in greenfield development
-Experience with Fintech APIs, AML, and KYC vendors
-Experience in mobile development
-Experience with cloud infrastructure

Special Perks:

-High potential for growth & complete ownership from the beginning
-**Equity in an early-stage startup***
-Competitive base salary
-Full medical and dental benefits
-Rapid learning environment
-Flexible WFH and vacation policy


Starting: ASAP

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