Senior Software Engineer role at Spreedly in Durham

Spreedly in Durham is hiring a Senior Software Engineer

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Spreedly is the world’s first, and leading, Payments Orchestration solution. Our vision is that the world is better with a diversified, inclusive payment ecosystem. Our mission is to accelerate commerce with an open, secure, and flexible payment platform that welcomes all payment participants. Backed by Spectrum Equity, with a $75M investment, Spreedly is experiencing rapid growth.

Connecting to multiple payment services, known as payment orchestration, is the new standard. With Spreedly’s PCI-compliant cloud solution, merchants can connect to multiple payment services simultaneously, optimize their payment stack, control card data, and accept alternative payment types.

Our employees help us execute against our vision through building a culture focused on autonomy, transparency, and collaboration in a dynamic, high-growth organization.

The Senior Software Engineer position is a senior role, engaging engineering excellence in a highly collaborative group of business-minded technologists - that seeks continuous improvement in self and others - and giving back to the customers and community.

This is a great opportunity for a senior industry professional to apply their industry and academic experience, engage with engineering management, senior engineers, architects, to drive concepts to customer delight in an agile fashion.

You will have the opportunity to own projects and influence design and architecture and will be the driving force behind the delivery of multiple business objectives that leverage and extend our technical platforms.

Qualification Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong programming skills.
  • Experienced in working with Ruby on Rails applications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in computer science or related discipline; or equivalent work experience.
  • 5-10 years of relevant work experience.

**Knowledge, Skills and Abilities **

  • Ability to quickly get up to speed in a Ruby development environment.
  • Ability to learn new tech as necessary.
  • Ability to operate semi-autonomously, sorting your own immediate priorities.
  • Data structures and algorithms, object-oriented programming, databases, SQL, web programming, design patterns, SOLID principles, cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, etc.).
  • 2+ years Ruby on Rails development experience
  • 3+ years web development, UI/UX technologies.
  • 5+ years REST services, SOA, micro-services.
  • 5+ years unit testing, mocking frameworks, automation frameworks.
  • DevOps mindset – 3+ years’ experience in a mature CI/CD SDLC environment, implemented exception handling, logging, monitoring, performance measurement, operational metrics knowledge.
  • 3+ years experience working in agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban).
  • Strong communication, partnership, teamwork, and influencing skills are required.

Bonus Points:

  • Open source contribution, repositories, personal projects.
  • Participation in communities of interest, meetups.
  • Certifications in technology, agile methodologies.
  • Prior experience in agile implemented at scale across multiple teams globally.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary + Equity
  • Outstanding Medical and Dental Insurance: Premiums are 100% company paid for employees and families
  • Note: We offer two PPO health insurance plans: A traditional copay and a high deductible with HSA. Spreedly contributes $1,200/$2,400 per year to the HSA for those choosing the high deductible plan
  • Life and long-term disability insurance
  • Optional Vision insurance and various Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Open Paid Time Off policy + 12 weeks paid leave for new parents
  • Matching 401k plan (5% up to $5,000 yearly)
  • Monthly digital lifestyle stipend ($150), new Macbook, and $200 accessory reimbursement
  • $3,000 annual Professional Development stipend and free LinkedIn Learning subscription
  • Flexible, remote friendly work environment
  • Quarterly visits to HQ for remote employees