Senior Software Engineer, Back End

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website gomotorefi MotoRefi

MotoRefi is a fast-growing, mission-driven startup offering better auto refinancing, insurance and financial protection products. By partnering with credit unions and community banks, we help our customers find the best solutions for their financial needs. Our technology makes the refinancing process quick and easy. The result? We save customers an average of $100/month on their monthly payments and much more. MotoRefi recently raised our Series A, and is proud to be backed by a great team of venture and angel investors from QED Investors, Accomplice, Link Ventures, Motley Fool Ventures, Gaingels, the former COO of Venmo and others.

About the Role: 

MotoRefi is looking for a skilled Senior Full Stack Engineer to lead the engineering effort to deliver multiple solutions to the needs of our internal stakeholders. The company’s rapid growth and expansion means that our tailor-made web applications need to be fault tolerant and highly available from the first deployment. We develop and maintain internal applications that provide significant leverage to our operations teammates.  The backend that runs all of this is evolving toward an event-sourced architecture that supports the highly asynchronous and multi-modal workflows we are automating. Our current stage provides a seasoned full-stack engineer with a healthy mix of familiar and novel challenges and a high degree of agency to solve them.

  • Build and maintain service layers (REST, GraphQL, etc) that will be interacted with by a variety of consuming applications
  • Leverage modern frameworks like React to build interactive web applications
  • Utilize a variety of databases for different use cases (e.g., relational, document, graph, object storage)
    Partner closely with our Product Team to define feature specifications and build products

About You: 

  • 5+ years of programming experience with modern languages (Ruby, Typescript, Scala, etc)
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices including Pulumi, CloudFormation, Google Deployment Manager, GitOps, etc
  • Demonstrates an understanding of modern engineering practices like code reviews, testing at various levels (unit, regression, integration) and designing for scale
  • Passionate software engineer that loves building polished products
  • Collaborator that thrives in a social atmosphere and actively contributes to improving processes, workflows, and communication
  • Maker who doesn’t relent until finding a both elegant and practical solution to a problem
  • Systems thinker who understands the value of automation and infrastructure as code
  • Quick study that readily picks up new languages, frameworks, and tools
  • Person who cares deeply that your work realizes positive outcomes for our world

Technologies we teach and use:

  • TypeScript, Ruby, Scala
  • Next.js (React.js), Google Firebase, Apache Beam, Rails
  • Postgresql, Redis, FireStore, BigQuery, S3/GCS
  • Google Cloud (PubSub, Functions, and others), Heroku
  • Rollbar, Segment, CodeFresh, LogDNA

Compensation & Benefits

Everyone at MotoRefi is a valued team member, and we always strive to live up to our value of Taking Care of Each Other. Our compensation and benefits package includes:

  • Competitive base salary starting at $170k
  • Role is available as a remote opportunity within the U.S.
  • Equity in a high growth startup – MotoRefi Wins, you win!
  • Flexibility and energy of a high performing startup culture
  • 12 Company Paid Holidays
  • Fantastic health, dental, vision, and mental health insurance, where we cover 100% (yes, 100%!) of the premium for you and your family, and a generous PTO plan.
  • Company-paid for short & long term disability insurance and basic life insurance.
  • Optional benefits include HSAs, FSAs, voluntary life insurance, and pet insurance.

Our Values

Our values are core to who are and provide a roadmap for focusing on people, our work, and continuous improvement:

See People as People
Take Care of Each Other
Commit to the Mission
Move Quickly and Bravely
Get Better Every Day
Seek Truth

Tagged as: back-end, software development

To apply for this job email your details to lauren.gleeson@motorefi.com