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SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Seeking Senior Software Engineer to develop software at a growth-stage, venture-backed company offering software and services that make life’s achievements portable, digital, and verified.

Who We Are

A mission-driven team that prizes respect, hard work, humility, and transparency. Equal opportunity employer focused on creating equal opportunity for individuals through portable, data-rich evidence of achievements.

Who you are

  • A no-job-too-big-no-job-too-small professional who believes in what we're doing and wants to help us scale.
  • A self-driven individual with a drive to make an impact.   
  • A hyper-organized, super-responsive, generally on-top-of-your-stuff kind of person.
  • A quick learner willing to work without perfect information and the ability to get smart fast as new business opportunities demand.
  • An experienced leader who loves to help a team of talented engineers delivery high quality software
  • A stickler for quality who believes in improving the process and the product equally.

What you'll do here

  • Contribute to the evolutionary architecture of a growing product platform. Implement features and necessary infrastructure.
  • Leverage best practices in agile construction, including unit testing, test automation, automated deployment, etc.
  • Learn and support best practices in REST web service development.
  • Identify technical trade-offs associated with product/feature choices.
  • Develop web application(s) as part of platform development.
  • Support Product Management and Client Success team in answering questions about the platform APIs.
  • Support efforts to onboard new third-parties to use the platform.
  • Lead small teams to architect, design, and develop new capabilities for our platform.
  • Deploy applications in a cloud hosted environment as part of a continuous delivery process.
  • Provide input into our development and product process and help the team improve.

What you know and can do (must haves)

  • Ruby on Rails development applied in an agile, continuous deployment setting
  • Develop responsive, high performing web applications using modern techniques and frameworks
  • Write tests and perform code reviews in a dynamic, fast paced agile environment
  • Work closely with a highly productive development team to deliver new features on time
  • Deploy applications in a cloud hosted environment as part of a continuous delivery process
  • Know your way around a database and the difference between the types of SQL joins
  • Mentor junior developers and work closely with peers to deliver rock solid features

What you may know and have done (nice to haves)

  • Developed professional applications using a rapid application development platform such as Rails, Grails or Django
  • Quickly learn and apply new development technologies and frameworks
  • Understand responsive design practices and principles
  • Develop applications using RESTful Architecture and REST best practices
  • Continuous expansion of knowledge in many development languages, applications, and tools
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Know how to monitor the performance of a web application and SaaS infrastructure and tune performance accordingly
  • Develop applications following secure coding practices

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary.
  • Health, Vision, Dental benefits, including coverage for Dependents.
  • Flexible work environment (work when and where you work best, including from our offices in New York or Minneapolis, from home or from a co-working space).
  • Flexible vacation - take time off when you need it.
  • 401(k) with Match.
  • Life Insurance.
  • Matching 501(c)(3) Donation Program.

How to Apply

  • Submit a resume and a brief statement of interest (500 words max) to jason@credly.com with Senior Software Engineer in the subject line.  Earned any digital credentials? We’d love to see them. Don’t have any? We can help with that.