Staff Software Engineer

Backend, Square Credit Card

Posted on 5/22/2024



10,001+ employees

Economic empowerment through inclusive technology

Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Science
Android Development
Product Design
  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years of software engineering experience
  • Experience leading complex and large-scale features that require collaboration across engineering team boundaries
  • Experience serving as a technical lead, mentoring other engineers
  • Proficiency in at least one server-side language and an enthusiasm to learn others
  • Strong ownership and execution skills with a focus on delivering remarkable solutions to our sellers
  • Experience working in a customer-focused environment
  • Passion for engineering excellence by making high quality, impactful technical contributions
  • Excellent communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally with partners across Product, Design, Data Science, Operations among other functions
  • Advocate for major initiatives to expand access to Credit Card for our sellers
  • Work with Engineering, Product, and other partners to build software that is clean and well-tested by leveraging cloud technologies
  • Oversee the entirety of your features, including component design, implementation, testing, roll-out and maintenance
  • Partner with web, iOS, android and platform engineers to ship features
  • Work with designers, product managers, data scientists, and other developers to understand our problem space and create elegant solutions
  • Provide mentorship to other engineers to help grow their career through 1-on-1 mentorship, engineering design reviews, and code reviews to improve the skills of the team
  • Become an expert in multiple technical areas of the team, a representative and champion for the team, and a source of insights and wisdom
  • Participate in ongoing training to maintain current knowledge of BSA/AML and perform BSA/AML duties as required by job function

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


Total Funding



Oakland, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth