Senior Software Engineer - New Product Initiative
- Atlanta, GA, USA
- Employees can work remotely
Today, Cash App has thousands of employees around the world with a culture geared toward creativity, collaboration and impact. We’ve been a distributed team since day one, and continue to value working across time zones and continents both remotely and in our Cash App offices.
Our offices are great, but many of our roles can be done remotely from the countries where Block operates. We tailor our experience to champion our employees’ creativity and productivity wherever they are.
Check out our locations, benefits and more at cash.app/careers.
Cash App is the fastest growing financial brand in the world. We've held the #1 spot in finance on the App Store for more than three years. 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 money app that includes Banking, Stock & Bitcoin Investing, Lending, Tax Filing, and more with over 44 million active monthly users (as of Dec 2021). Cash app leads financial innovation, and continuing in that tradition we are launching a new financial product into the Cash App ecosystem. As a member of the founding team, the ideal person will play a lead in creating the technical requirements, implementing new systems, and integrating proof-of-concept technology into Cash App.
Play a role in the initial scoping of product requirements for this new product
Design, build and own projects at scale
Own features throughout their life cycle, from inception to supporting production
Collaborate with your teammates, learn from them and teach them
Prioritize maintainable and well-tested code
Work with stakeholders, including other engineering teams and with customer operations teams
Contribute to shared technologies, including our open source projects
5 or more years of software development or equivalent experience
A desire to perform and grow as an engineer or leader
Well-developed curiosity and enjoy building creative solutions to complex problems
Taken technical initiative on previous projects
Tools we use and teach:
HTTP, JSON, gRPC, Protocol Buffers
OkHttp, Jetty, JUnit, Guice
Hibernate, MySQL, DynamoDB
Kafka, events, microservices
DataDog, Prometheus, SignalFx
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. Block is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other 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.
Additionally, we consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment on our team, assessing candidates in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) is a global technology company with a focus on financial services. Made up of Square, Cash App, Spiral, TIDAL, and TBD, we build tools to help more people access the economy. Square helps sellers run and grow their businesses with its integrated ecosystem of commerce solutions, business software, and banking services. With Cash App, anyone can easily send, spend, or invest their money in stocks or Bitcoin. Spiral (formerly Square Crypto) builds and funds free, open-source Bitcoin projects. Artists use TIDAL to help them succeed as entrepreneurs and connect more deeply with fans. TBD is building an open developer platform to make it easier to access Bitcoin and other blockchain technologies without having to go through an institution.