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Senior Backend Software Engineer (Go)

Fast
Full-time
Posted: 6 days ago

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, Fast is a privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and other renowned investors.

Summary

We are looking for a BE senior engineer that has worked on software and tech solutions at scale to join our team. Come join an engineering team that is shaping a new, frictionless online purchasing experience

Role

  • Develop across the stack with a focus on backend utilizing Go (Golang)
  • Build solutions that take into consideration issues of scaling and growth
  • Create code that is robust for long term expansion and use
  • Collaborate with product, design and the broader engineering team on features and functionality
  • Evaluate product launch related use cases from a technical perspective
  • Join in system design conversations with partners in product and engineering to build solutions for our services
  • Participate in team meetings covering release and build roadmaps and be an active voice in the discussion

Requirements

  • CS degree or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer working across the stack
  • 2+ years of experience utilizing Go in a professional environment
  • Familiarity with languages commonly utilized to create solutions at scale

Plus

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

Benefits of life @ Fast

  • Help eliminate passwords and expand e-commerce worldwide
  • Innovative engineering and product culture
  • Early stage well-funded company in the heart of San Francisco
  • Inclusion and diversity as a company priority
  • Founders-led company
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Comprehensive benefits (including 99% of healthcare cost and 401k matching)
  • Additional benefits include gym subsidiaries, onsite meals and commuter benefits
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