Senior Backend Engineer (Boston)

At Lendbuzz Funding
  • Full Time
  • Employee

Posted on November 9th

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Lendbuzz is a fintech startup founded in 2015 by MIT alumni using cutting-edge machine learning to revolutionize vehicle financing and change the way deserving borrowers access to credit. The company is post round C and pre-IPO.

The engineering team at Lendbuzz is a tight group of engineers and data scientists. Our stack consists of a Python and Flask data core along with user-facing systems built in Ruby on Rails and React. We use minimal process and week-long sprints to balance new product development with the infrastructure to make our lives easier. Working hours are flexible and the office is located in the most accessible part of Boston.

You will find great people, outstanding products and a meaningful mission.

We are looking for experienced, passionate engineers to join our backend team in Boston.
Come see why we have over 200 5-star reviews from happy customers!

Qualifications:
  • You have strong written communication skills
  • You have Master's in CS or a strong CS foundation
  • You have 4+ years continuous experience as a professional software engineer
  • You have intimate familiarity with Python
  • You have solid understanding of relational databases and transactions (PostgreSQL)
  • You have a good intuition for designing REST APIs
  • You have fluency on the Linux command-line, including utilities (grep, find, etc.) and use of git

As a Backend Engineer, you will:
  • Build backend infrastructure from ground up
  • Design and collaborate with the engineering team to build architecture and system design for new products
  • Closely work with frontend engineers to integrate backend API seamlessly
  • Build internal products and integrate with external APIs
  • Play a role in building, testing and releasing products developed from scratch

Why Us:
  • Flexible work hours
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Learn how we leverage technology to underwrite smart car loans
  • High impact roles in a small fast growing company
  • Solve unique problems as we grow together
  • Opportunity to lead your own projects

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