Golang Job: Senior Software Development Engineer

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WEX Inc.


Remote Position
(From Everywhere/No Office Location)

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Golang Job Details

WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management, and fleet card payment solutions. We hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.
If you are looking for a growing career – come be part of WEX today! Great Place To Work-Certified.
Who Are We?
We are a group dedicated to enabling payments of all sorts. We help individuals pay bills, we help businesses do the same and we even help technology firms move funds at high volumes to facilitate their core capabilities. Our goal is to use our technology to make paying for anything as simple as possible behind the scenes.
Our team is comprised of small, agile development teams focused on building state of the art solutions from the ground up using the best technology available. We focus on cloud-based microservice solutions to help achieve fast, scalable results that allow our business partners the flexibility they need to compete in our competitive market.
Our team of professionals works hard, covers for one another, and maintains a work-life balance. We own our results and we take pride in ownership in everything we do.
We need help!
Changing the world isn’t easy, and we have a lot of work ahead of us. From new product features to automation, to supporting microservices, we’ve got more work than we can handle and we’re looking for great people to come along for the ride.
About the role:
We’re on the lookout for talent of all levels. As such this description represents all of the qualities we’re looking for. As we hire for different roles we’ll take into account experience and the particular level that is being targeted. We believe that the core attributes of a new developer and a seasoned developer are the same with different levels of refinement and scope. We like working with people who stretch their current skills and don’t assume that something is beyond them.
Culturally, you're
  • A highly motivated engineer who loves working on small, high performing teams.
  • Collaborative, a solid communicator, and work well with your team and stakeholders.
  • Someone who cares deeply for team results, checks your ego at the door and takes pride in owning results.
  • A professional who can advocate strongly for positions and still be 100% behind team decisions even if they don’t go your way
  • Are comfortable balancing the need to move fast with the realities of working in a highly regulated space like payments
Technically, you
  • write code like a beast
  • pick up new technology and switch between tech stacks with a minimum of fuss
  • are comfortable working on front-end web code, back end services, data stores, and infrastructure systems
  • are a solid architect/designer
  • have experience writing modern software deployed in the cloud
  • are comfortable with encryption schemes, modern APIs, and front-end frameworks
  • have worked on agile teams to deliver software iteratively
At a minimum, you have
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years+ experience with at least one programming language
  • Minimum 5 years+ experience with Linux/Unix
  • Strong skills writing high-performance, efficient, maintainable software
  • Experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Experience with database query language
  • Ability to accurately estimate future and remaining work effort
  • Skills writing technical and design documentation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Experience with AWS or equivalent cloud technologies
It would be nice if you
  • Experience with Golang, Python or equivalent languages
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Experience with REST or GraphQL microservices, performance profiling and tuning tools
  • Experience in working with highly transactional, e-commerce, or finance related industry
  • Experience writing and receiving code reviews