Lemonade Finance (YC S21) is building a neobank for immigrants in North America & Europe. We provide our users with multi-currency accounts that allow them to hold, send, and receive money from Africa in any currency for their business and personal banking needs. There are over 10 million Africans living in North America & Europe who go through hoops and hav...
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As a backend engineer you’ll be tasked with creating a system that powers application parts such as crediting and debiting a user, vital third party integrations, and development of robust and secure APIs to be consumed by web and mobile apps.
You have experience with relational databases to implement atomicity as well as prevent risks such as race conditions, or, improper crediting/debiting of a user's account.
Design, build and improve our Wallet systems putting atomicity into consideration
Improve system design and architecture to ensure high stability, performance and reliability of the product.
Collaborate with multiple cross-functional teams to continuously improve Lemonade Wallet and payment systems.
Engineer abstractions that make building financial products easier for internal teams
Contribute to other part of our code base to improve reliability and efficiency
Document process flows for features and integrations
Write unit tests to ensure the system meets requirements
Minimum of 4 years experience writing backend software.
Minimum of 3 years writing and deploying mission critical applications in Golang
Experience building reliability into your application.
Experience building with Docker.
Experience working in a team and working with version control software like Github.
Experience working with relational databases (PostgreSQL experience is a plus)
Experience with data migration.
Experience with building scalable distributed systems and developer APIs.
Experienced working in a fast-paced and high-growth engineering environment.