Backend Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

51-200 employees

Consumer financial intelligence company
Company Overview
Windfall is on a mission to change how organizations perceive and use people data, and to disrupt a legacy industry that's ripe for change. Windfall is a people intelligence and AI company that gives go-to-market teams actionable insights. By democratizing access to people data, organizations can intelligently prioritize go-to-market resources to drive greater business outcomes.
San Francisco, CA, USA • Denver, CO, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Web Development
Software Engineering
  • On-site in San Francisco or Denver
  • 1-4 years of experience
  • Expert object-oriented programming understanding
  • Experience using transactional databases
  • Experience building distributed systems
  • Understanding of web development & frontend communication
  • You communicate as well as you code
  • You can simplify complex problems into simple solutions
  • You balance a strong sense of ownership and responsibility in your work with collaboration and team alignment
  • You are comfortable making trade-offs between quality, complexity, and speed-of-delivery
  • Proven experience taking a large project from ideation to production
  • Experience with greenfield projects
  • Past surface knowledge of databases, data warehouses, distributed computing frameworks, etc. for optimization and leveraging correct technologies
  • Working knowledge of cloud-native data engineering infrastructure
  • Architect and build distributed services which will power Windfall's customer facing applications
  • Plan for scale in building solutions for today that will also set us up for future success and growth
  • Work closely with other backend, frontend, and data engineers to build a seamless product for our customers
  • Drive technical design, specifications, and implementation for our various backend services
  • Cloud platform - GCP
  • Programming languages - Java, Kotlin, Python
  • Web frameworks - Spring Boot, Flask
  • Messaging system - Google PubSub
  • Data warehouse & databases - Postgres, BigQuery
  • Kubernetes & Docker
Desired Qualifications
  • Not all applicants will have skills that match a job description exactly. Windfall values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets the required qualifications to apply. While having “” qualifications make for a strong candidate, we encourage applicants with alternative experiences to also apply. If your career is just starting or hasn't followed a traditional path, don't let that stop you from considering Windfall. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table