Principal Software Engineer - Front End, Mission Earn (Remote Friendly)
Company: Mission Lane
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Mission Lane LLC is a fintech on a mission (no pun intended) to
increase access to financial tools that help people thrive. We are
raising the bar on fair credit access, easy money management, and
convenient income discovery. Our philosophy is simple: when our
customers do well, we do well. And we have only just begun.
Mission Lane is looking for a Frontend - Principal Software
Engineer to join our geographically dispersed team. All Mission
Laners may choose to work 100% remotely, at one of our offices in
Richmond, VA or San Francisco, CA, or in whatever combination works
/ React Native / Kotlin / Java/ PostgreSQL/ Kubernetes / GCP
So, what does a typical day look like for a Mission Lane Software
You will be solving some pretty interesting problems, without
Work cross-functionally with our Product, Design, Credit, Growth
and Data Science teams to understand customer needs and how to
design and build the most appropriate features or systems that
impact the lives of millions of consumers. They're all great people
to work with. Trust me!
You will also spend some time in the design and development across
our web stack and the opportunity to work on or close to our Web,
Cloud Platform, Data and Machine Learning teams.
Be an agent of technological change - learning and evaluating new
technologies and making decisions on their adoption
Time permitting, a little online socializing with your peers.
What qualities do we look for?
7+ years of professional experience building software. Bonus points
if you've excelled at a small, high-growth startup or been working
in the fin-tech space or an equivalent highly regulated
Solid experience with React.
An intuitive understanding of web frameworks, APIs, cloud
infrastructure, information security, and databases, and have
worked with multiple programming languages.
A passion for making an impact through technology while building
consumer products that make a difference to the lives of
traditionally under-served customers.
Both curious by nature and an impressively quick learner.
Unfazed by unfamiliar codebases and enjoy figuring complex things
out on your own.
Able to wear multiple hats and work across the stack, both
collaboratively and independently.
More About Mission Lane
Mission Lane is based in the U.S., with offices in Richmond,
Virginia & San Francisco, California. Founded in December 2018,
we've rapidly grown to over 1 million customers.
It all started with a realization: nearly fifty percent of the
adult population in the U.S. doesn't have access to a clear line of
credit. And by "clear" we mean credit without crazy fees that only
increase debt. Most traditional credit card companies either
overlook or overcharge this group because they have less-than-prime
credit scores or no score at all. We decided this just wouldn't
We understand that everyone doesn't have the same opportunities. We
also know that everyone joins us at different stages of their
financial journeys. Providing access to clear credit was a critical
first step, but our work isn't done. We are actively developing new
products designed to meet our customers where they are, according
to their needs.
We get it - life happens . That's why Mission Lane is hard at work
paving a better way forward.
Just like for our customers, Mission Lane creates opportunities for
our employees to learn, grow, and prosper. We strive to create an
environment that brings out the best in everyone, everyday.
Mission Lane is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental
disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual
orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or
maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited
by applicable national, federal, state or local law.
Mission Lane is not currently sponsoring new applicant employment
authorization for this position. And please, no third party
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