Senior Software Engineer

PeerStreet (View all Jobs)

Remote

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Interview Process

1. Phone 2. Take home project 3. On-site to meet the team

Programming Languages Mentioned

JavaScript, SQL, Ruby, Python, Golang


PeerStreet, a well-funded startup that has been disrupting the Real Estate Investment space since 2013. We are seeking an experienced and forward thinking Senior Software Engineer to help build the future of real estate finance.

We are entering our next phase of significant growth and are looking for top engineers to play an integral role in helping us execute on our goals. If you want to make a huge impact on a very visible commercial product and transform a massive industry, PeerStreet is the place for you.

PeerStreet is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to help advance the development and adoption of our technology in a few key areas:

The Lender Experience team works on creating the best origination and funding experience for our lenders. The team builds software that helps both internal and external users manage the loan origination process and track the entire lifecycle of a loan.

The Financial Operations team works on our banking and transactions systems that move hundreds of millions of dollars monthly all while managing the vast complexity, integrations and various reporting needs. These systems handle all purchase, payment, draw, and distribution transactions at PeerStreet and are the foundation for both sides of the marketplace.

The Investor Experience team is responsible for creating a world-class experience for our investors, from initial investment to portfolio management. The system combines manual investment order management as well as a smart automated investment that executed according to investor’s preferences.

All of our teams include product managers, designers, engineers, quality assurance and data. Furthermore, we work closely with both our internal stakeholders and our customers to develop innovative solutions.

 

The Role:

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer who:

  • 4+ years of Software Engineering Experience in a SaaS based company
  • Several years of Ruby on Rails experience
  • Be a very knowledgeable engineer in other modern languages and frameworks like Vue.js, Node.js, Golang and Python.
  • Focus on the rapid delivery of high impact projects and tools that benefit other engineering teams which increase their productivity, in close collaboration with the team's tech lead.
  • Demonstrate "ownership mentality" by being willing to step in at any point during the agile cycle to support Product and Design in their roles.
  • Opportunities to own projects and mentor other team members will set you up for career advancement as a Senior Software Engineer

Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science OR equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years of Software Engineering Experience in a SaaS driven companies
  • Experience in modern languages (we use several here)
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks
  • Experience with relational database such as Postgres or MySQL
  • Demonstrable breadth of knowledge of software development technologies
  • Strong foundation of object-oriented design and design patterns
  • Comfortable building and implementing RESTful APIs
  • Strong understanding of SQL and data modeling for scalability and performance
  • Skilled at clearly articulating design ideas while being receptive to constructive criticism
  • The ability to balance business and maintainability
  • Comfortable working autonomously 
  • Experience working remotely

Bonus Points

  • Interest in Real Estate
  • A passion for disruptive technologies
  • A desire to grow your career as the company grows

About PeerStreet

PeerStreet, founded in 2013, is an award-winning software platform for investing in real estate debt, acting as a two-sided marketplace that serves both investors and private lenders. Much like Amazon and Airbnb have aligned buyers and sellers through their marketplace, PeerStreet does the same, connecting investors with unprecedented access to quality real estate investments and lenders with global, diversified capital sources.

We’re a private financial technology company backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Thomvest, and Felicis Ventures, among others. We strive to ensure our best-in-class company culture grows with us by investing in our employees so they can perform at their best. And we walk the walk, with company equity, unlimited FTO, comprehensive health care coverage, company-wide celebrations (in and out of the office), and more. So join us at our sunny headquarters in El Segundo, CA, and help us transform the real estate investing industry—forever and for the better.

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