Senior Full Stack Engineer
Remote, US
Updated on 2/6/2024
Earnest

201-500 employees

FinTech lender specializing in affordable education finance
Company Overview
Earnest is a fintech lender that stands out for its commitment to making higher education affordable, offering lending products that help individuals manage and reduce student debt. The company's remote-first culture is dynamic and value-driven, focusing on customer satisfaction, continuous improvement, speed, passion for challenges, and teamwork. In addition to a diverse and inclusive work environment, Earnest provides competitive incentives such as a $1,000 travel perk, a generous PTO policy, an annual office stipend, and more, making it an attractive place to work.
Financial Services

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$696.3M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

5%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
React.js
Node.js
Postgres
SEO
Jenkins
Web Development
CircleCI
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in web development
  • Extensive experience in modern front-end frameworks, with a preference for React/Redux
  • Strong background in working with CMS platforms, particularly in customizing and extending their functionalities
  • Experience with Node.js and familiarity with microservices architecture
  • Skilled in data modeling and integrating with databases like PostgreSQL
  • Understanding of distributed architecture patterns and microservice best practices
Responsibilities
  • Lead key technical projects and initiatives within the Acquisition Team
  • Act as a technical authority, making critical decisions in web architecture and technology
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to team members, advocating best practices in web development
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including marketing and SEO, to launch new features and enhance digital presence
  • Ensure that web platforms meet the highest standards of security and compliance
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and automation tools like Jenkins, CircleCI, etc.
  • Experience implementing observability through metrics, logging and tracing
  • Understanding of SEO best practices and experience in web performance optimization techniques
  • Experience working in Fintech, Banking, or related Consumer Financial Services companies