Uplift was founded by a passionate team of travel industry veterans to provide a better way to shop, book, pay and experience travel. Our mission is to make travel more accessible, affordable and rewarding for everyone. By offering simple, flexible payments, Uplift benefits consumers who are able to book now and pay over time. Uplift is a well financed Series C startup serving the $1.4 Trillion consumer travel segment.
The Platform/Servicing Engineering Team handles the server-side systems required to post-loan creation and servicing such as customer management, back office portal, merchant including loans payments and data analytics. It involves creating and interfacing with various internal and external micro-services, queues, key-value store as well as traditional SQL databases and AWS products and services. Some of the work here is customer-facing, involving full-stack applications, but also in creating serverless applications that handle financial operations like automating payments and creating virtual credit cards.
As a Lead Software Engineer, you will have an opportunity to work on a number of interesting and challenging projects, such as creating a single page web application, developing a low latency payment processing engine, creating a framework to underwrite a loan sub-milliseconds, or creating design a simple robust APIs that can scale to millions of requests per second.