Associate Software Engineer II

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

Posted on September 23rd

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Recurly, Inc. provides a versatile subscription management platform to manage the entire subscription lifecycle for market-leading brands worldwide. Subscription businesses such as Sling TV, BarkBox, FabFitFun, Cinemark and depend on Recurly to harness the power of the subscription model and drive recurring revenue growth. Since its launch in 2009, Recurly has deployed subscription billing for thousands of companies across 42 countries. Our platform empowers billions of credit card transactions and has enabled customers to recover $450 million + in Revenue.

Recurly is backed by Accel-KKR, a leading technology-focused private equity firm with over $9 billion in capital commitments. The partnership offers Recurly access to significant capital and resources to make continued investments in technology and platform innovation and expand our go-to-market initiatives.

Headquartered in San Francisco, Recurly is hiring remotely across the US depending on role and experience.

Since 2009, Recurly has provided enterprise-class recurring billing, revenue optimization, and subscription management services for thousands of businesses worldwide, processing more than 5 billion dollars in transaction volume annually.  With that in mind, we are looking for an energetic and dynamic candidate to help build our payment solutions and processing infrastructure. You will be a key component to ensuring the continued success during our rapid growth, and your impact and contribution to the bottom line will be significant. 
About you:
You are a passionate engineer who wants to be part of a collaborative team which cares about delivering the right solution to new and interesting problems. You like to push others and be pushed to constantly improve and iterate our product and our process.  You care about owning the outcome of your work.

  • Participate in requirements and solution design sessions, working closely with stakeholders.
  • Define technical requirements, based on in depth research into existing code base.
  • Collaborate with fellow engineers on defining testing strategies and code implementation.
  • Technical troubleshooting of customer reported problems, or feature requests.
  • Effectively manage queue of tasks in sprint increments, delivering to expectations in a timely manner.
  • Work in entire product landscape supporting Engineering to ensure quality across features 
  • Participate in an iterative software development methodology and contribute to all phases of the software development lifecycle and support
  • Required Skills and Experience:
  • Entry level to 2 years experience with programming languages like (Ruby on Rails, Ruby, Javascript, node, etc)
  • Understanding of Agile or Scrum methodologies
  • Self-motivated, with a strong desire to learn and improve
  • Good communication skills
  • A “quality first” mindset, with a willingness to advocate for best practices
  • Basic knowledge of CS Concepts. Ability to actively Debug and understand all logging capabilities.

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Experience with writing automated testing and TDD
  • Experience developing web applications at scale in high-stakes, high-volume, high availability environments
  • Desire to turn new features into elegant code
  • Capability to identify technical impacts, recommend best-practice and/or alternate approaches, and provide accurate timeline estimates to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • A willingness to learn and continually refine your business acumen and establish domain/industry expertise.
  • Bonus Points:
  • Payment processing experience is a plus
  • Understanding testing and ensuring code quality 
  • Experience writing in Go a plus

As a full-time employee, Recurly offers competitive benefits programs, perks and options designed to fit your needs and the needs of your family. We offer medical, dental and vision benefits and a menu from which to choose options that work best for you and eligible dependents. We also offer life insurance, short and long-term disability, hospital indemnity, critical illness coverage, employee accident protection, health savings account (HSA) with company contribution & flexible spending account (FSA) options, employee assistance program, Legal and Pet Insurance.

Other perks may include:
Optional remote or in office work
401(k) Retirement Plan and company match
Company equity
Flex Time Off
Company Events
Tuition reimbursement
Commuter benefits
Volunteer opportunities
Monthly internet stipend

Recurly is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, age, race, religion, or any other classification which is protected by applicable law. Recurly is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at

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