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Software Engineer II (Backend)



Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 12, 2023
Who we are
Stavvy is transforming how business is conducted remotely by making complex legal and financial transactions easier, safer, and more accessible to all. Whether we are working to enable title companies to facilitate remote closings in a safe way, better connecting lenders with the businesses they use during the home buying process, or building the next set of tools for the platform, Stavviators (our employees) are disruptors at heart. Our team is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to simplify life's defining moments. If you want to help power the paperless revolution, join us at Stavvy!
In the Software Engineer II role, you will be an integral part of the Engineering team, responsible for developing the core backend capabilities that will have the largest impact on value and experience for our application’s users. Stavvy is a fast growing organization so you will also have the opportunity to flex into other projects as our organization continues to evolve.

What You'll Do

  • Write production ready Python and/or Java code
  • Develop back-end components to improve responsiveness and overall performance
  • Integrate user-facing elements into applications with the help of other engineers with front end expertise
  • Test and debug programs
  • Improve functionality and stability of existing systems
  • Assess and prioritize feature requests in collaboration with a dedicated product manager
  • Collaborate with our product, design, and development teams in order to fully create and understand the requirements for what is necessary to be produced
  • Fully participate in the agile development process including code reviews, sprint planning, stand-up meetings, ect...
  • Mentor/collaborate with other engineers on the Stavvy team so that we may all progress further

Who you are

  • Creative, skilled, and self-driven Software Engineer with 3+ years of professional experience
  • Either proficient in Python or you have a hunger for learning new languages and are willing to learn and develop full-time with Python primarily
  • Capable of writing complex backend code for a publicly accessible web application with aspirations to scale its user base dramatically
  • Committed to collaborative problem solving and sophisticated design
  • Natural collaborator and problem solver who thrives in fast-paced environments

What we offer

  • Fully Covered Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Equity
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Office centrally located in Boston’s financial district
  • Paid Parental, Medical & Military Leave
  • Monthly $100.00 employee lifestyle stipend
  • Competitive salary and generous stock options
  • Core values-based leadership
  • Endless opportunities to learn and take on new responsibilities in a fast-paced, growth-mode startup
If this sounds like a company you would like to join and a role you would thrive in, please don’t hold back from applying! Stavvy is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.