Staff Frontend Engineer
Growth
Posted on 8/25/2023
INACTIVE
Stripe

5,001-10,000 employees

Financial infrastructure platform for business payments
Company Overview
Stripe stands out as a leading financial infrastructure platform, providing robust payment solutions that empower businesses of all sizes, from startups to large enterprises, to grow and adapt swiftly. The company's culture encourages technical innovation, offering low-to-no-code solutions and API-based integrations that are easy to implement yet scalable, making it a competitive choice in the industry. With a mission to increase the internet's GDP, Stripe's influence extends globally, with headquarters in both San Francisco and Dublin.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series I

Total Funding

$8.6B

Founded

2010

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

29%
Locations
Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
React.js
Ruby
HTML/CSS
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of professional hands-on software development experience
  • Experience serving as a technical lead spanning multiple teams and functions, leading large projects and having organization-wide impact
  • Experience mentoring teams of senior engineers over multi-quarter or multi-year projects
  • Experience defining the roadmap for complex projects, spanning multiple teams and functions
  • Ability to clearly identify business priorities, create new areas of investments, anticipate pitfalls and risks, and deep technical expertise for teams you lead
  • Experience building production frontend web experiences and maintaining the backend APIs that power them
  • Ability to interact with customers and stakeholders directly in order to better understand their use cases and to brainstorm better ways to solve their problems
  • Deep care for users' needs, and ability to be a steward of crafting great experiences
  • Experience as a generalist, working on both the frontend, backend, and anything it takes to solve problems and delight users both internally and externally
Responsibilities
  • Lead the design and development of scalable, ML driven system(s), working with other engineers and scientists to make it easy to run experiments and surface insights as our users navigate Stripe
  • Raise the bar across teams on the mechanisms that result in high-quality, beautiful, and durable dashboard experiences as well as responsive data and backend systems
  • Champion pragmatic solutions and code patterns throughout our codebase, setting standards in React/JavaScript/CSS/GraphQL as well as Ruby APIs and ML systems
  • Scope, design, and lead technical projects, laying the groundwork for early-stage products to iteratively evolve and scale
  • Ensure our UI and backend components are reliable, secure, extensible, and accessible
  • Define operational processes and lead response to production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack, growing the learning and retrospective culture on our team and driving remediations that reduce risk
  • Partner with other leaders across the business to translate ambitious, data-first growth strategies into technical plans
Desired Qualifications
  • 10+ years experience as a software engineer, working across the stack
  • Experience with machine learning, recommender systems, product-led growth, and/or lifecycle marketing