Software Engineer
Backend
Updated on 2/8/2024
Brigit

51-200 employees

Financial health app
Company Overview
With transparent, fair, and simple tools, Brigit helps you build credit, spend wisely, avoid unfair fees, and start saving more. They don't just reduce stress — they promote sustainable financial health.
Fintech

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$225M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

64%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Java
Postgres
Docker
Customer Service
REST APIs
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of industry Java experience
  • Experience in the US financial tech space, such ACH and Card money movement
  • Experience with bank aggregators such as Plaid a plus
  • REST based services and API development experience
  • Kubernetes, Docker or other container system experience is a plus
  • Google Cloud Platform experience is a plus
  • Experienced with SQL (particularly Postgres), designing and migrating schemas, and writing analytical queries
Responsibilities
  • Reinventing the APIs supporting User flows to ensure a great user experience
  • Supporting engineers in other pods that utilize our banking / payments rails
  • Optimizing queries and relational database schema to ensure speedy response times
  • Implementing algorithms related to monetary transaction evaluation, risk management, income verification, and other predictive models
  • Converting some of our existing services to the next level by being highly available
  • Integrating with new 3rd party APIs to serve millions of customers
  • Decreasing our customer service workload by building improvements to the product or improving our internal automations
Desired Qualifications
  • Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently and manage multiple projects under minimal supervision