Full-Time

Tech Lead/Staff Engineer

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Square

Square

10,001+ employees

Economic empowerment through inclusive technology

Consulting
Energy
Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
AWS
Requirements
  • 15+ years of experience developing production-grade systems and applications
  • 10+ years of experience in cloud deployment, specifically with Kubernetes and AWS
  • Proficient in Go programming language
  • Experience in shaping technical strategy across multiple teams or organizations
  • Proven ability to transition between individual contributor and technical leadership roles
  • Strong operations skills and background
  • Detail-oriented with a keen eye for quality software craftsmanship
  • Rapid ability to learn and adapt to new technologies and concepts
  • Skilled at handling a high degree of context switching and wearing multiple hats
Responsibilities
  • Lead the team in delivering a reliable and maintainable financial services system to production
  • Collaborate closely with engineering leadership and cross-functional teams to define the roadmap and take ownership of delivery
  • Foster the growth of development capabilities by leading, mentoring, and supporting fellow engineers
  • Establish best practices for production deployment, monitoring, and on-call support
  • Work alongside staff security engineers to implement secure development practices and ensure system security
  • Guide the selection, implementation, and integration of appropriate technologies
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, startup-like environment within a nascent business unit
  • Effectively manage the integration and use of evolving open source projects
  • Contribute to promoting financial accessibility and serving the global south

Block is a company deeply invested in economic empowerment through its innovative use of technology across multiple disciplines, including financial forecasting, system security, and inclusive People policies. This multifaceted approach not only fosters an inclusive workplace but also promotes continual learning and growth among its employees, making it a leader in nurturing and implementing new initiatives in its industry.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$601.2M

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

15%