Web Services Engineer


Position at CreditCards.com

We are looking for someone who loves MVC frameworks, turning complex data from multiple sources into streamlined user-friendly tools, and integrating APIs.

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to

  • Develop scalable web services for award-winning consumer-facing financial tools
  • Build internal reporting and configuration tools for financial and consumer data
  • Work with UX team where necessary to implement wireframes and integrate front-end assets
  • Integrate new external APIs into platform
  • Design new API specifications for use inside and outside the organization
  • Work with advanced caching, queuing, and data store technologies
  • Own full web development requirements and implementation, release management, QA regression scripts, and deployment to production environments


  • Proficiency with an MVC web framework (e.g. Python Django, Ruby on Rails, or PHP)
  • Proficiency with implementing new data schemas in a database as well as the model layer of a framework
  • Proficiency with modern JavaScript (e.g. jQuery, angular, react, ember)
  • Proficiency with consuming and producing RESTful APIs
  • Proficiency with security requirements, authentication and authorization layers (e.g. OAuth2)
  • Familiarity with how databases work, experience in a relational paradigm (e.g. MySQL) as well as NoSQL (e.g. Redis)
  • Familiarity with web service delivery stacks (nginx, passenger, virtual host configuration)
  • Familiarity with BDD or other automated testing tools (e.g. Jasmine, Cucumber)
  • Familiarity with source control and deployment tools: (GitHub, Jenkins, Maven)
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent education and experience

We Offer:

  • Flexible PTO
  • Full medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
  • Bonuses
  • 401(k) with employer contributions of 3% fully vested immediately
  • Fully stocked kitchen(with snacks and drinks), foosball, and more

PLEASE NOTE: We are currently looking for Texas candidates only. You must currently live in the State of Texas to be considered.

Principals Only: No Third Party Agencies/Recruiters please.

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