• Locations
    • Remote
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • May. 18, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Fintech

Build the world’s fastest Identity and Checkout products

Company Mission

Our mission is to make buying online faster, safer and easier for everyone. Fast Login and Fast Checkout enable a one-click sign-in and purchasing experience that makes it easier for people to buy and merchants to sell. The company’s products work on any browser, device or platform to deliver a consistent, stress-free purchasing experience. Fast is entirely consumer-focused and invests heavily in its users’ privacy and data security. Headquartered in San Francisco with Fast Flex for global employment, we are a privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures and other world-class investors.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and demonstrate our values through equitable pay, fantastic benefits, and access to all reasonable accommodations.

Summary

We are looking for a BE senior engineer that has worked on software and tech solutions at scale to join our team. Come join an engineering team that is shaping a new, frictionless online purchasing experience, where you will have a voice in the architecture that will propel us forward.

Role

  • Develop across the stack with a focus on backend utilizing Go (Golang)
  • Build solutions that take into consideration issues of scaling and growth
  • Create code that is robust for long term expansion and use
  • Collaborate with product, design and the broader engineering team on features and functionality
  • Evaluate product launch related use cases from a technical perspective
  • Join in system design conversations with partners in product and engineering to build solutions for our services
  • Participate in team meetings covering release and build roadmaps and be an active voice in the discussion

Requirements

  • CS degree or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience as a fullstack software engineer
  • 2+ years of experience utilizing Go in a professional environment
  • Familiarity with languages commonly utilized to create solutions at scale (Java, Python, Scala, JavaScript, etc)

Plus

  • Experience with building applicants that have millions of concurrent users
  • Experience with distributed systems and/or microservices
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes
  • Experience with JavaScript

Benefits of life @ Fast

  • Fast Flex allows all of our employees to choose where they want to work: our office (when open), their home or any place else in the world.
  • Help eliminate passwords and expand e-commerce worldwide
  • Innovative engineering and product culture
  • Early stage well-funded company
  • Inclusion and diversity as a company priority
  • Founders-led company
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Comprehensive benefits (including 99% of healthcare cost and 401k matching)
  • Additional benefits include home office reimbursements and snack deliveries