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Backend Software Engineer

West New York, NJ | Full time

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Long Term


2-3 years

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Computer Software

Job Description

Linus is re-thinking savings from the ground up. We’re starting from the beginning and you’ll be joining our technical team at its earliest stage. We are committed to building an open and transparent organization that values code quality, execution, and accountability.

You’ll have an opportunity to help design our architecture, develop our initial codebase, and assist in building our engineering team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual contributor looking to build the skills needed to succeed in an engineering leadership position.

Technologies we are using: React, Django, PostgreSQL, Docker, Nginx, AWS

-Design, develop, and maintain Linus’s backend.
-Support the Linus product team in implementing customer requirements.
-Stay up to date on the latest backend, fintech, and web3 technologies.

About you:
-Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science.
-2+ years developing production software backends, ideally with early-stage fintech products.
-Experience with Web3 / Ethereum, Django, and PostgreSQL.
-Experience working with Docker and/or Kubernetes.
-Strong grasp of modern JavaScript and Python practices.
-Experience with a TDD / BDD workflow.

Nice to haves:
-Experience with banking-as-a-service and decentralized finance platforms.
-Experience with Solidity.
-Familiarity with React or another front-end framework a plus.
-A product-oriented mindset.

Location: New York, NY or Remote.
Employment: Contract with the opportunity for full-time employment. Equity compensation possible.