Backend Software Engineer
Hiring Globally
Updated on 5/18/2023
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor degree or greater within Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related subject
  • 3+ years developing web APIs within .NET (C#)
  • Working experience with ORMs such as Entity Framework
  • Working experience constructing and optimising RDMS queries
  • Working experience within the asynchronous programming model
  • Designing, building, and deploying server application code that interfaces with 3rd party clients and Empower
  • Implementing secure coding standards in accordance with the Empower Secure Development Policy
  • Perform on-going security testing and code review to improve software security
  • Monitoring the performance of the Empower server application and applying corrective action through bug fixing and improved solutions
  • Minimising defects and improving reliability through: Development of automated tests, manual test validation, development of fit for purpose architecture and code, contributing to PRs
  • Developing and maintaining the server app build and deployment pipeline
  • Collaborating cross-functionally to define, design and ship new features that create customer and business value
  • Working with business and operations stakeholders for the definition and development of business requirements
  • Contributing to server/client contract API definition
  • Architecting solutions that interface into 3rd parties and the Empower mobile client
  • Maximising effective development and identifying new technology opportunities by: Keeping across .NET development announcements, being across community best practice, discovering and evaluating new technologies
  • Participating in the server ops on call schedule

51-200 employees

Company Overview
Empower is on a mission is to expand access to fair credit to give anyone the opportunity to improve their financial security and mobility. The company is committed to launch one-of-a-kind features that help members get money instantly whenever they need it, save for the future, and rewrite their financial story.
  • Generous equity package
  • Full healthcare benefits
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Technology expense reimbursement
  • Work from anywhere
Company Core Values
  • Great expectations
  • Owner mindset
  • Spirited debate
  • Customer obsession
  • Inclusive collaboration
  • No jerks allowed