Perpay

Software Engineer, Fullstack

3+ months agoPhiladelphia, PA
We believe everyone should have access to a better financial future. Our team builds simple, transparent and inclusive products that transform borrowing behavior and improve financial outcomes. With our easy to use, all-in-one platform, we empower our 6 million members to achieve their goals, one paycheck at a time. Backed by First Round Capital and JP Morgan.

Our office inspires our talented team members to build life-changing products for our customers and have fun while doing it. We created a home away from home by designing a kitchen, living room, bar, and office space all-in-one.
Perpay is located in Center City, Philadelphia in a new, open floor plan, river-front office. A coffee bar sits at the heart of the office with espresso, drip coffee, cold brew and tea options. The rest of the office has comfortable, open seating including: sitting desks, standing desks, couches, lounge chairs, and kitchen booths & tables. We provide catered lunches and weekly groceries so team members can make breakfast or lunch, or just snack -we don’t judge. Join us as we transform the credit landscape!

How far we have come and where we are going:
2017: Launched Perpay’s buy now, pay later marketplace of 1,000+ top brands
2020: Launched Perpay+, allowing members to build credit by shopping with an average credit score increase of 35+ points
2022: Building our next product, establishing Perpay as a household name for consumer finance

About the Role:

We’re searching for an experienced and passionate software engineer to join Perpay and contribute to our culture of technical excellence. You will contribute to large-scale projects from start-to-finish, working across multiple teams (analytics, commerce, product, design, operations). As we’re a growing engineering team, you’ll also have the opportunity to make an impact on our tech and our team.
Our tech stack: Python, Django, Javascript, React, Redux, Flask, Kubernetes, AWS, Docker and more

Our greatest strength is our people and we’d love for you to be one of them!

Responsibilities:

  • Leading the development of features for our customers and our internal finance, operational, and risk teams
  • Planning and implementing specifications
  • Executing on new features with other engineers
  • Testing and releasing features into production
  • Analyzing data
  • Working with our stakeholders to design and implement new products, as well as new features for our existing platform

What You'll Bring:

  • Experience with Python and/or polyglots with experience with another dynamically typed language
  • Knowledge of AJAX/Javascript/HTML5/CSS/Git
  • Experience with RESTful API design and integration
  • Exposure to web application frameworks, preferably Django or Flask
  • Experience with Docker, AWS, and other DevOps and virtualization technologies preferred
  • Ability to be writing server-side code one day, analyzing data another, all while contributing to our client-side code
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly, with software engineering fundamentals being valued more than familiarity with specific tools or languages
  • Ability to design, analyze, and debug distributed services
  • A strong focus on writing and deploying clear, readable, testable code

  • Hey, we know not everybody checks all the boxes, so if you’re interested, please apply because you could be just what we’re looking for!





What We’ll Bring:
Competitive salary + company equity
401k with company match
Medical / Dental / Vision insurance
Pre-tax Public Transportation benefit
Relocation assistance
Student loan company match
Gym subsidy with City Fitness
Cell phone plan
Paid parental leave
Unlimited PTO
Optional remote work days
Opportunity to gain experience at one of the fastest-growing financial startups in the country in both e-commerce & fintech working cross functionally.


This is not a remote opportunity (#LI-Onsite)

Perpay is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, sex (including pregnancy), marital status, political affiliation, age, veteran status, disability status or other non-merit factor. Please contact us at careers@perpay.com to request accommodation.

Client-provided location(s): Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job ID: 18a429b8-b756-498e-8fec-27be6d5ba51f

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Fitness Subsidies
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • Happy Hours
    • Snacks
    • Company Outings
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Company Equity
    • Relocation Assistance
  • Professional Development
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Shadowing Opportunities

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