July 12, 2022

Junior Software Engineer, Front End

POSITION OVERVIEW:

We are looking for a Javascript developer to join our dynamic development team. The developer must have high technical proficiency across different stages of the software development life cycle. Collaborate with project managers, senior developers, and business partners for work planning, sharing new ideas, code demonstrations, troubleshooting, and bug fixing. The individual we are looking for will have the opportunity to:

  • work with a team of talented and committed professionals
  • work in an Agile environment, using modern methodologies, and open-source tools
  • work and collaborate with both business and technical teams who enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative delivery environment
  • play a key role in delivering leading-edge products to our clients

This position reports directly to the CTO of Payrailz

IDEAL CANDIDATE CHARACTERISTICS:

We believe the person who will be successful in this important role will have the following attributes:

  • is comfortable with a startup/small company culture
  • has a strong work ethic and prior successful experience in a full-time remote working environment
  • has a sense of intellectual curiosity and an addiction to learning
  • is self-driven, actively looks for ways to contribute, and knows how to get things done
  • is deliriously customer-focused
  • values data and truth over ego
  • has a strong sense of engineering craftsmanship, takes pride in the code that they write
  • believes that good software development principles include good testing, documentation, and collaboration
  • has good communication and reasoning skills, including the ability to make a strong case for technology choices
  • respect and value each other opinions even if they are different than yours

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:

  • 1+ years of experience in at least one or more of the following – React/JavaScript/TypeScript, CSS, HTML, or Node
  • 1+ years of experience with AWS or another cloud service
  • 1+ years of experience in open-source frameworks
  • practical knowledge of APIs and REST endpoints
  • possess strong analytical skills with excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • prior payments experience with detailed understanding of one or more of the following: banking bill pay, business bill pay, P2P payments, credit/debit card payments, ACH, and/or RPPSThe candidate should have a bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university, or equivalent experience.

LOCATION:

This position is a full-time remote opportunity with a preferred location of Northern Virginia for periodic team meetings.  Regular video conferencing will be required.

PAYRAILZ OVERVIEW:

Payrailz is an innovative company with great people and a reputation for being genuine. Built around three core values of respect, integrity, and transparency we provide a rewarding working environment where our people feel valued, respected, and part of something big. For thought-leading Financial Institutions looking to stand out from the competition, Payrailz provides the most innovative, engaging, and feature-rich digital payment experiences in the marketplace today.

Backed by superior service and based on a clear understanding of the business of banking and payments, Payrailz empowers FI’s to truly compete and provide end-users with a secure payment experience they will rely on and use over other competitor offerings.

Through innovation, agility, and a willingness to approach the business of payments with new thinking, we provide the ability to deliver a full range of “smart” payment solutions that improve the overall end-user payments experience while fully taking advantage of modern technologies (such as the cloud, AI, API, Open data exchange and workflow management) to delight both consumers and businesses.

Built for the cloud, Payrailz enables financial institutions to engage loyal customers as well as attract the next generation with simplified and smarter payment capabilities that improve operations and enhance the overall customer experience. By working with Payrailz, FIs can exceed ever-changing demands with the confidence to succeed today and tomorrow.

Payrailz’ atmosphere of innovative thinking, superior technology, and its dedication to its employees make Payrailz an ideal organization for a person looking to make a difference.

At Payrailz we are re-imaging the digital payments experience so when you join the Payrailz family you join a team of dedicated, innovative, and passionate people working together to change the norm.

Recognized as a Best Place to Work in FinTech, Payrailz is an organization with a great culture, where are employees are valued, and can really make a difference.

Please visit our contact page to find the information to submit your resume and cover letter.