Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer

Posted on 5/31/2024

Checkr

Checkr

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered background check services

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Senior

Denver, CO, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Ruby
Apache Kafka
REST APIs
Product Design
Requirements
  • 5+ years of full-stack software development experience
  • Proficiency in Ruby or a similar programming language
  • Experience managing an API Gateway like Kong
  • Experience with Kafka or similar event-streaming platforms
  • Experience with user authentication using Auth0 or similar authentication platforms
  • Solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals such as relational databases, data structure and algorithms, Object Relational Mapping, REST APIs, microservices, etc.
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Ability to collaborate with teammates and other stakeholders
  • An eagerness to learn, collaborate, improve, and innovate
Responsibilities
  • Design, build, ship and maintain the core software libraries, tools, and patterns used by all of Checkr’s engineering teams
  • Partner with product, design and other stakeholders in designing new features
  • Collaborate with other engineers in architecting and implementing new features
  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve our products
  • Deliver performant, reliable, scalable, and secure code
  • Monitor, investigate, triage, and resolve production issues as they arise for services owned by the team

Checkr provides AI-powered technology for streamlined, compliant background checks, leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to promote transparency and fairness in hiring, enabling faster screening processes and aiming to create opportunities for all. The main technologies used include artificial intelligence and machine learning for faster and fairer background checks.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$778M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

59%

Benefits

A fast-paced and collaborative environment

Learning and development allowance

Competitive compensation and opportunity for advancement

100% medical, dental, and vision coverage

Up to 25K reimbursement for fertility, adoption, and parental planning services

Flexible PTO policy

Monthly wellness stipend, home office stipend