Software Engineer, Internal Tools - Fast Dashboard (Backend)

  • Location
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 14, 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 but open to a globally remote workforce, we are a founders-led, privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures and other world-class investors.

Team & Role Summary

Fast believes in securely removing friction for coworkers, so we’re looking for smart, collaborative engineers to come build the future of Fast’s internal tooling product suite - Fast Dashboard. The fDash(Fast Dashboard) team is focused on securely removing friction for coworkers through Fast’s internal tooling product suite. You will work on everything from designing extensible access management systems to building tools to accelerate teams that work with our Shoppers & Sellers. This team works cross functionally with our core authentication, authorization, payments, and orders infrastructure for Fast. We’re on a mission to make our internal tooling both frictionless and secure. Help us make the company tools you always wish you had - we’d love for you to join us!

Responsbilities

  • Develop and simplify code across the stack with a focus on backend utilizing Go (Golang), Java and Python
  • Design and improve the code base with scalable & testable code
  • Collaborate with product, design and the broader engineering team on features and functionality
  • Evaluate product launch related use cases from a technical & customer perspective
  • 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
  • Experience as a full-stack software engineer
  • Experience utilizing Go in a professional environment
  • Familiarity with languages commonly utilized to create solutions at scale (Java, Python, Scala, JavaScript, etc)

Nice to Have

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

#LI-remote

  • Benefits and Perks - Because People Matter
  • We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and demonstrate our values through equitable pay, fantastic benefits, and access to all reasonable accommodations.

See what Fast can offer you:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision insurance (99% paid by Fast)
  • Globally remote with flexible work schedules and commuter benefits to fit your needs
  • Generous maternity & paternity leave for all family caregivers

401k match up to 4%

Competitive Salary & Equity

  • People-focused, unlimited & flexible paid time off
  • Inclusive events & programs to allow everyone to express their voice (or dance skills)
  • Monthly exercise, internet & office equipment stipends (and great snack perks)