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Backend Engineer

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Wealthfront

Wealthfront

201-500 employees

Automated investment and financial planning services

Fintech

Compensation Overview

$140k - $185kAnnually

+ Equity + Discretionary Bonus

Mid

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Agile
SQL
Java
Requirements
  • 2-6 years of experience in developing backend components, services or APIs in Java or a similar language
  • Knowledge and understanding of distributed systems and functional programming paradigms
  • Knowledge of SQL and experience working with online data stores
  • Passion for agile, test-driven development, continuous integration, and automated testing
  • BS or MS in computer science or related field
Responsibilities
  • Designing and building new features or enhancing existing features
  • Improving the maintainability and stability of the codebase
  • Ensuring mission critical backend systems operate smoothly in production
  • Identifying opportunities for improving reliability and scalability of systems
  • Participating in recruiting activities and providing mentorship to other engineers

Wealthfront offers a suite of financial products, including a high-yield cash account, tax-optimized portfolios, automated bond portfolios, and zero-commission stock investing, leveraging software to provide high-yield savings, diversified ETF and bond ETF investing, and low-cost loans to help users build long-term wealth.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$263.7M

Headquarters

Palo Alto, California

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

9%

Benefits

Free lunches, snacks, coffee

Receive 1:1 mentorship

Caltrain pass, an additional transportation stipend, and relocation bonuses

Monthly wellness reimbursement

Discretionary time off policy and offer 16 weeks of paid parental leave

Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage