Are you interested in joining a fast-paced, growing company? Branch has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture—we look for people who are curious, inventive, take initiative, constantly strive to develop themselves, and collaborate with those around them. Branch is a team focused company headquartered in Minneapolis but with remote workers throughout the country. Come join our team as we develop new ways to improve the lives of hourly workers. Learn more about our culture, approach, tech, and people here:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Design and develop critical Employer Payments Platform API in Java
  • Lead and support customer interactions with technical leadership and developers as they integrate with the API
  • Focus on consistent, cohesive public facing REST APIs and domain driven micro service design to facilitate and orchestrate the service contracts
  • Manage microservice data design and database implementation 
  • Measure and optimize the performance, scalability, and uptime of backend services
  • Work within and identify improvements for  fully automated CI/CD environment using Docker, Kubernetes, and Google Cloud Build
  • Be a key contributor to architectural decisions
  • Demonstrate and promote a culture of engineering excellence
  • Conduct design and code reviews and raise the bar on engineering rigor and standards
  • Collaborate with product management, customer success, and support to deliver the best experience for our customers


  • Excellent written and verbal communication, specifically for helping customer developers integrate with our Platform API
  • Attention to detail and passion for doing great work
  • 5+ years of experience in designing and building clean, well architected, distributed, and scalable software
  • Strong computer science fundamentals, with deep knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and software design
  • Strong command of Java and Java based microservices with Spring Boot
  • Experience designing and supporting customer facing RESTful APIs.
  • Design and implementation of relational database schemas running on PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, or equivalent
  • Fluent with unit / integration testing concepts and tools including JUnit / Mockito, or equivalent
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, git-flow, SonarQube for CICD a plus
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent program


  • Work from anywhere 
  • Branch-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance 
  • Equity 
  • 401k
  • Flexible time off
  • Paid company holidays
  • Paid parental leave

Branch is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply for this Job

* Required