Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Backend

Posted on 3/15/2024

Square

Square

10,001+ employees

Economic empowerment through inclusive technology

Consulting
Energy
Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods

Senior

London, UK

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Java
Docker
AWS
Requirements
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years of experience designing and shipping scalable, reliable and maintainable systems
  • 2+ years of leading projects
  • Experience effectively managing demanding stakeholders and partner relationships
  • Experience with cloud service providers (e.g. AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure)
  • Skills with Java frameworks, Spring Boot, AWS, Docker
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of 7 Engineers
  • Drive discussions by presenting ideas and designs to the team
  • Take full ownership, scope, build and scale products
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement and implement it
  • Design and build scalable, reliable, and maintainable systems
  • Expert on how services operate on an infrastructural level, be familiar with modern Public Cloud services, deployment strategies, and monitoring systems
  • Lead complex projects where you take full ownership of the end to end ideation, design, build and maintenance
  • Build and maintain great relationships with stakeholders in and outside the tech department
  • Lead and build a high performing team and mentor other engineers in best practices and design/architecture

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%
INACTIVE