Software Development Engineer



501-1,000 employees

Secure digital identity verification and authentication provider

Data & Analytics
Government & Public Sector
Financial Services

Mid, Senior

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Required Skills
Ruby on Rails
Google Cloud Platform
  • 6+ years developing web applications using OOP languages like Java, Ruby, Go, Python, Rust or C++.
  • Understanding of querying techniques and optimizations on relational databases such as PostgreSQL.
  • Exposure with deploying features using A|B testing strategies and ability to interpret results.
  • Experience building systems and services in a containerized, cloud based, infrastructure as code driven ecosystem in any cloud platform.
  • Exposure with GCP utilizing Docker, Kubernetes, or Nomad.
  • Must have an obsession for building quality products.
  • Ability to thrive when there are changing priorities and shifting of gears.
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills, and be a team player with a self-managing work ethic.
  • Must be a self-starter with a passion for software engineering, learning, and continuous improvement.
  • BS in a quantitative or scientific field such as computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Experience working with Ruby on Rails.
  • Startup experience.
  • Build and maintain highly scalable and secure web applications, services, and APIs.
  • Consistently ship small and medium features and improvements with minimal guidance and support from other team members.
  • Collaborate with team members, product managers, and stakeholders to solve the right problems and build the best solutions for customer needs.
  • Effectively switch gears between maintaining and refactoring old code and writing newer and more modern services.
  • Use test driven development practices and/or test frameworks and tools to ensure that features are shipped defect free.
  • Demonstrate mastery of object-oriented programming languages, tools and technologies
  • Solve complex technical problems with varying degrees of ambiguity.
  • Act as a mentor to junior developers through code reviews and document critiques, and actively participate in cross team knowledge sharing forums.
  • Proven track record of owning and shipping features end to end including thorough automated test coverage, observability, monitoring, and documentation.

ID.me stands out as a leader in the digital identity verification industry, boasting a secure network of 66 million members and partnerships with numerous states, federal agencies, and renowned retailers. The company's commitment to inclusivity is evident in its "No Identity Left Behind" initiative, and its unique offering of video chat sets it apart from competitors. With its technology meeting federal standards and having a FedRAMP Moderate Authority to Operate, ID.me provides reliable and secure identity proofing, authentication, and group affiliation verification services.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



McLean, Virginia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth