Senior Full Stack Engineer
Posted on 2/13/2024
Propel

51-200 employees

Financial health management mobile app
Company Overview
Propel's mission is to build modern, respectful, effective technology that helps low-income Americans improve their financial health. The company has a free mobile app, called Providers, that helps users manage their benefits, save money, and earn income.
Social Impact

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$68.3M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Brooklyn, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

60%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
JavaScript
Postgres
TypeScript
AWS
iOS/Swift
Vue.js
Redis
Flask
Android Development
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Deep experience designing, building, shipping, and maintaining complex full-stack software
  • Experience with a startup environment or the ability to operate effectively when faced with ambiguity
  • Strong communication skills across technical and non-technical audiences and topics
  • Computer science degree or equivalent fundamentals learned elsewhere
  • Fluency in Python and JavaScript or a willingness to learn and specialize in these languages
Responsibilities
  • Build software systems used by millions of low-income Americans, helping to put dollars back in their pockets
  • Build iOS and Android apps using Vue + TypeScript + Capacitor
  • Develop significant server-side software using Python and Flask, backed by Postgres and Redis; leverage AWS offerings as well as other open source technologies
  • Create software that is reliable, scalable, and maintainable
  • Effectively communicate with team members during projects, code review, etc.
  • Contribute to building our eng culture and processes as we continue to scale
  • Collaborate on deciding on the right projects, building great solutions, and helping your team succeed
  • Work with our Product and Design team to scope projects and execute on innovative products
  • Participate in our on-call rotation
Desired Qualifications
  • Passion for making a difference in the lives of our users
  • Experience with or knowledge of government services, particularly safety net services like SNAP, WIC, TANF, SSI, SSDI, Medicaid, Section 8