About us

Finary is a chat platform for investing communties. On top of a channel-based real-time chat, the platform offers a library of tools that make it easy for people to share their investing thoughts and ideas with others. Founded in May 2020, Finary is backed by Y Combinator, Upfront Ventures, and prominent angels like Lenny Rachitsky and investing creators like Austin Hankwitz. Our mission is to make investing collaborative. We do this by building the Third Place for Investing, a digital clubhouse where people come together to chat, hangout, and find community around investing.

The job

Description

As a Full-Stack Engineer at Finary, you'll have a direct impact on every aspect of our platform, from designing backend and database architecture, all the way through to customer-facing user interface implementation. You'll be trusted to independently build new features entirely from scratch, while maintaining the flexibility to help relieve bottlenecks in different areas of the product when needed.

Examples of past full-stacker work has included implementing a user authentication system, building real-time chat architecture, utilizing third-party payment processing and data APIs, and integrating the Finary platform directly with financial services and brokerages. As part of our small and tight-knit team, you'll have a direct impact on a consumer-facing product from the get-go, and your responsibilities will evolve and grow over time.

This is an in-person role at our HQ in New York City.

Responsibilities

Build a variety of application features from back to front across different product areas, including database structure, application logic, and customer-facing user interface.

Write and ship high quality code quickly with an emphasis on smooth user experience, maintainability, and performance.

Collaborate on a small, fast-paced team of engineers and designers, while maintaining ownership and responsibility for individual features and deliverables.

Qualifications

Some experience in full-stack software engineering.

BS in Computer Science degree or equivalent theoretical background in software engineering (or working towards).

Understanding of server/client technologies, RESTful APIs, and software/database architecture.

Nice to have

Experience with React or React Native.

Knowledge of financial and/or crypto technologies.

Experience using Google Cloud Platform and Firebase

Benefits, & working at Finary

We're a small team (seven people for now!) who've set out to make investing more social for Gen Z. Joining our team means getting in at the ground floor where you'll have abundant agency and the opportunity to build community around financial services for the next generation.

Benefits include:

Competitive compensation + equity

Health, dental, and vision insurance

401k

Unlimited PTO

We also love having company lunches and happy hours every Friday afternoon where we hang out, play games, and have fun.

 

If you're excited by this, we're eager to bring on remarkable people and would love to hear from you.

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