Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Washington, District of Columbia
Full Time
Washington, District of Columbia
Full Time

Who we are

Stavvy is transforming how business is conducted remotely by making complex legal and financial transactions easier, safer, and more accessible to all. Whether we are working to enable title companies to facilitate remote closings in a safe way, better connecting lenders with the businesses they use during the home buying process, or building the next set of tools for the platform, Stavviators (our employees) are disruptors at heart. Our team is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to simplify life's defining moments. If you want to help power the paperless revolution, join us at Stavvy!

In this Senior Software Engineer role, you will be an integral part of the Engineering team. You will be responsible for building a system that allows for business and legal transactions to happen digitally as well as allow for more convenient and seamless processes that reduce the amount of paperwork for both closing and servicing agreements.

What you'll do

  • Write production ready Python and/or Java code
  • Develop back-end components to improve responsiveness and overall performance
  • Integrate user-facing elements into applications
  • Test and debug programsImprove functionality of existing systems
  • Assess and prioritize feature requests
  • Collaborate with our product, design, and development teams in order to fully create and understand the requirements for what is necessary to be produced
  • Fully participate in the agile development process (code reviews, sprint planning, stand-up meetings, etc…)
  • Mentor/Collaborate with other engineers on the Stavvy team so that we may all progress further

Who you are

  • 5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer
  • Proficient in Python ( or willing to learn and develop full time in Python)
  • Experience writing complex backend code for a publicly accessible web application
  • Knowledgeable in SQL database and are capable of producing low-fidelity front-end components using Typescript/React

What we offer

  • Fully Covered Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Equity
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Paid Parental, Medical & Military Leave
  • Competitive salary and generous stock options
  • Core values-based leadership
  • Endless opportunities to learn and take on new responsibilities in a fast-paced, growth-mode startup
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