Software Engineer

Company: West Creek
Company Headquarters: Richmond, VA
Work Policy: Partially Remote
Salary: - -
Equity Eligibility: Not available

Job Description

About West Creek
We’re one of the fastest growing consumer finance companies in America. Why? We’re making it simpler, faster, and more transparent to purchase the things you need to make your life go.
By combining smarter technology with a relentless focus on customer experience, we’re transforming the financing experience for essential life purchases in retail stores nationwide.
The Opportunity
Help us to create the best in-store and online financing experience for consumers of all means and credit backgrounds. In this role you’ll join a small but growing engineering organization that architects, designs, and delivers the applications and software to support our rapidly growing business.  You’ll get an opportunity to deliver with leading edge technologies and collaborate with other amazing engineers establishing norms and best practices for engineering at West Creek.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, and deploy new software solutions, enhancements, and bug fixes
  • Engineer solutions with CI/CD, Quality, and Observability as first-class citizens
  • Work collaboratively with others to achieve goals

Things we value:

  • Curiosity. Why? How?
  • Nerdiness. Financial news and trends are fascinating. Seriously.
  • Relentlessness. No one here gives up. We try. We fail. We try again.
  • Passion. If you don’t get excited about point of sale financing, retail, and consumer empowerment, it simply won’t work.
  • Smarts: Book and street. We have to use all of the tools at our disposal to build West Creek.
  • Empathy and Compassion. You understand that people’s access to life essential goods and services are in your hands.
  • Communication. Can you ask for help or put your hand up when you don’t understand?
  • Building. Doing. Making. Yes, we have to do a lot of thinking and talking to figure this stuff out, but you can’t wait to leave the conversation and build it.

Requirements

Qualifications

  • Foundational knowledge of programming languages; preferred being Golang, Node.js, Python, and C#
  • Hands-on experience with modern web technologies such as Vue, React, and Angular
  • Hands-on experience developing web based, enterprise applications and microservices
  • Hands-on experience delivering applications to any of the major cloud providers: AWS, Azure, or GCE
  • Familiarity with containerization and technologies in this space like Kubernetes and Docker
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Knowledge of scrum/agile software development process
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Highly logical

Education & Experience

  • Four-year college in Computer Science/Engineering or Information Systems
  • 2+ years hands experience designing and developing enterprise applications

Tech Stack

 


  • AWS

  • C#

  • Go

  • Node.JS
  • Python
    Python

Hiring Team

 

Location Description:

The team at West Creek is looking for candidates who are available to come into the office and collaborate in person. While this position allows the future candidate to work from home several days a week, they are looking for candidates in the Washington, DC region or Richmond, VA to come into the office on a regular basis.

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