Senior Backend Engineer

Welcome to Jetty - a new financial services company giving renters easier and more affordable access to rental homes, while helping property managers drive occupancy, reduce costs, and streamline operations. Our goal is to build intuitive solutions that make it easy for renters to access homes they love and protect the things they care about the most. As we continue to grow and expand our reach, we are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to help scale our engineering organization. 

As a core member of our Engineering team, you will have substantial ownership over large-scale technical projects. You'll build innovative digital products with a super talented cross functional team. You will learn, take on technical challenges, and be empowered with Jetty's fast paced, thoughtful, and transparent culture. 



  • Technical Design. You enjoy collaborating with other engineers and white-boarding potential solutions
  • Code and Ship. You value iteration over a perfect solution
  • Learn/Teach. You have researched the right tools and technologies for the job, and enjoy sharing what you've discovered
  • Communicate. You're willing to communicate with technical and non-technical teammates across teams
  • Project Lead. You don't shy away from leading your own technical project
  • Teamwork. You're looking to join a team that supports each other, celebrates team wins, and helps each other push through challenges without personal blame


  • Strong software engineering skills with the ability to build, deploy, and scale a rapidly changing codebase
  • 5+ years of engineering experience including working professionally with Python in a service architecture
  • Familiarity with the configuration of common infrastructure patterns and services within AWS
  • Rigorous attention to detail and willingness to test for both function and performance
  • Clear, proactive and effective communication
  • A plus if you have experience designing and implementing data ingestion and warehouse architectures for reporting and business intelligence

About Jetty

Jetty is a new financial services company for everyday renters. We give renters easier and more affordable access to rental homes, while helping property managers drive occupancy, reduce costs, and streamline operations.

Jetty launched to market in 2017 and is headquartered in New York City, with our products available nationwide. Learn more about Jetty:

Jetty is firmly committed to building a team as diverse as our Members. We are proud to provide equal employment opportunities for all candidates regardless of race, ancestry, citizenship, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or veteran status.

Benefits and Perks

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance through Aetna & MetLife
  • 401(k) through Betterment
  • Optional life and disability coverage, HSA & FSA
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Free Citi Bike membership and pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Gym discounts at NYHRC, NYSC, and ClassPass
  • Plenty of snacks and coffee


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