Software Engineer
Backend, Consumer Comms
Posted on 2/6/2024
INACTIVE
Affirm

1,001-5,000 employees

Point of sale installment loans for consumers
Company Overview
Affirm seeks to deliver honest financial products—to improve lives. The company operates a buy-now-pay-later platform for consumers at the point of sale.
Financial Services
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.9B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-8%

2 year growth

9%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kotlin
Python
SQL
AWS
Product Design
Data Analysis
Snowflake
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 2 - 4 years of experience as a software engineer
  • Passion for working with cross-functional teams including Product, Design, Analytics and Business teams
  • Ability to synthesize complex business, product, and technical requirements to consistently produce high quality system designs and software
  • Experience collaborating in the team to solve large, potentially ambiguous projects involving multiple stakeholders and contributors
  • Exposure to any of the following technologies is a plus, but not required: API development, Python, Kotlin, SQL, AWS, Snowflake, SFMC, event-driven architectures, and data pipelines
Responsibilities
  • Work with product and engineering managers to identify and plan projects based on the team goals and resources
  • Implement detailed project definition, design, cross-functional alignment, estimation, in addition to task break-down, delivery, monitoring, and maintenance
  • Consistently generate simple and elegant implementations, and write high-quality code that can be easily understood and leveraged by others
  • Build relationships with people across engineering and other organizations for the design, implementation, roll-out and maintenance of projects
  • Actively participate in making your team and workplace an inclusive environment for people from all backgrounds
Desired Qualifications
  • Exposure to API development, Python, Kotlin, SQL, AWS, Snowflake, SFMC, event-driven architectures, and data pipelines