Senior Software Engineer - Global Product, Cash App

  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • Full-time

Company Description

Cash App is the fastest growing financial brand in the world. Initially built to take the pain out of peer-to-peer payments, Cash App has gone from a simple product with a single purpose to a dynamic app with over 40  million monthly active users. We are bringing a better way to send, spend, invest, and save to anyone who has ever sought an alternative to the traditional banking system.

Loved by customers and pop culture, we’ve consistently held the top spot for finance in the App Store for many years, seeing more engagement with millions of followers across social media in a day than most brands see in a year. We are building an ecosystem to redefine the world’s relationship with money by making it universally accessible. 

We want to hire the best talent regardless of location. Our employment model is distributed, offering the opportunity to collaborate with teams across the world in San Francisco, New York, St. Louis, Portland, Toronto, Kitchener-Waterloo, Sydney, and Melbourne. 

Job Description

The Global team's overall goal is to launch, build and sustainably grow Cash App beyond the US. Global has multiple product work streams who are responsible for enabling new markets, launching new products in existing markets and accelerating growth where we have found traction.

Global Product is an engineering team within Global that is responsible for building new products and services that strengthen our Global Network. Our mission is to increase our monthly active customers across different geographies. 

In Global Product we build highly available and scalable products that integrate with the broader Cash App ecosystem to serve our 40 million monthly active users.

As a member of Global Product, you’ll collaborate with us to:

  • Architect, build and maintain APIs and services that will power CashApps products globally.
  • Work in small, cross functional project teams to iteratively deliver products to production.
  • Participate in peer code reviews, and the team’s oncall roster
  • Interact with cross-functional partners from the Global team as well as other parts of Cash App
  • Build products, systems, and services that have an immediate impact on our customers. 
  • Contribute to cultivating a pragmatic engineering decision-making, and leveraging your technical expertise to constantly raise the bar.

Qualifications

You have:

  • 5 years of industry experience
  •  Are self motivated and curious
  • An ability to uphold a high technical bar while making pragmatic tradeoffs.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Computer Science

Technologies we use and teach:

  • Kotlin, Go, Java
  • AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Flux v2, Helm
  • gRPC, Envoy, Istio
  • SignalFx, DataDog, Prometheus

Additional Information

We’re working to build a more inclusive economy where our customers have equal access to opportunity, and we strive to live by these same values in building our workplace. Square is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, based solely on the core competencies required of the role at hand, and without regard to any legally protected class.

We believe in being fair, and are committed to an inclusive interview experience, including providing reasonable accommodations to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applicants to share any needed accommodations with their recruiter, who will treat these requests as confidentially as possible. Want to learn more about what we’re doing to build a workplace that is fair and square? Check out our I+D page

Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) builds tools to empower businesses and individuals to participate in the economy. Sellers use Square to reach buyers online and in person, manage their business, and access financing. Individuals use Cash App to spend, send, store, and invest money. And TIDAL is a global music and entertainment platform that expands Square's purpose of economic empowerment to artists. Square, Inc. has offices in the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, Ireland, Spain, Norway, and the UK.

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