Senior Backend Engineer

At Hearth
  • Full Time
  • Employee
  • Full Remote (with restrictions)

Posted on July 27th

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Hearth is a Fintech company helping home improvement contractors grow and manage their business. Our SaaS platform provides over 14,000 contractors the financial tools they need to close more business, including financing solutions, invoicing, payment collections, insurance products, all in one, modern system designed specifically for the home improvement industry.

Backed by 8VC, Founders Fund, and other prominent leaders in Silicon Valley, Hearth has raised over $50M and is one of the fastest growing companies in the home improvement space.

Here's what you'll do:
  • Have an immediate impact on technical projects and decisions
    Influence the future of the tech stack and technology of Hearth
    Build and own end-to-end solutions using a wide array of technologies
    Maintain existing systems to ensure high quality and scalability
    Collaborate and work cross-functionally with other engineering teams and our data teams
    Help craft and shepherd internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for highly scalable web environments
    Learn, collaborate, and teach other engineers through code review, pair programming, and discussions
    Serve as a guide and a mentor to other engineers

Here's what we're looking for:
  • 4+ years of technical experience
    Comfortable making technical decisions; capable of brainstorming and helping to influence technical strategy
    Demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate within and outside of Engineering to propose and develop solutions
    Experience writing self-testing code with testing automation
    Positive and solution-oriented mindset
    Experience working with databases, cloud infrastructure, and backend MVC frameworks
    A passion for building scalable, DRY, and flexible solutions for a wide range of potential problems
    We use Ruby on Rails, React, React Native, Docker and are hosted on AWS. Experience in these technologies is encouraged, but not required

Here's what we value:
  • Growth. Between hackathons, tech presentations, and weekly "Brain Gains," we encourage each member to keep up to date and learn about the latest technologies and how we can leverage them.
  • Ownership. We give you the context and resources necessary for you to feel empowered in what you build.
    Empathy. We can't build the best product for our users unless we make time to understand their background and where they're coming from.
  • Engineers work closely with every department in the organization -- from sales and customer success to product and marketing. Come join a team that has an incredible impact on the success of the company!

  • Mission-driven, values-based culture.
  • Competitive pay.
  • Growth opportunities as we continue to grow and scale.
  • Generous PTO, plus paid company holidays.
  • Stock options.
  • Medical, dental, and vision options.
  • 401(k) package.
  • Upbeat, casual and fun office environment and culture.
  • Company-sponsored events & happy hours.
  • Pup-friendly office.
  • Stocked kitchen with cold brew, snacks & drinks to keep you energized!
More About Us
Hearth embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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