Uplift Brings Innovative Travel Payment Solution to Canada – Press Release

Principal Engineer/Architect - Menlo Park/SF

Engineering

Menlo Park, CA

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Description

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.

Uplift Pay Monthly is used by top travel brands such as the vacations sites of United, American, Southwest, cruise lines such as Norwegian, theme parks such as Universal, and many more. Learn more at www.uplift.com.

*Position can be based from Menlo Park or San Francisco*

Responsibilities

  • Participate in multiple backend and platform projects as well as help out in other areas of software development, including, tooling, devops and analytics
  • Spend 50% of your time on code, 25% on architecture, and 25% mentoring your peers
  • Participate in design and code reviews - learn from, and teach, your peers
  • Be involved in choosing new technologies and tooling for our stack

Requirements

  • 15+ years experience in software development, including time spent developing and leading technical teams
  • 7+ years of Java development experience
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, CS, or equivalent, Master's degree a plus
  • Extensive experience in cloud and microservice development
  • Experience with scalability and automation
  • Ability to contribute to the architecture, design and implementation phases
  • Experience in Spring framework/Spring Boot knowledge, REST, Microservices, and databases (DynamoDB is a plus)
  • Ability to mentor members of the tech team
  • Able to build readable, production level code and reusable libraries
  • Entrepreneurial, persistent, with the desire to go deep into the details
  • Comfortable working in a startup culture with the ability to earn trust

Benefits

  • Company will provide either a MacBook or Windows laptop
  • Free daily catered lunches and fully stocked kitchen
  • 10 company paid holidays and unlimited PTO
  • Medical and dental insurance, vision reimbursement program
  • Pre-IPO stock options
  • 401K Plan
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Professional development allowance
  • Commuter benefits program
  • Easy commute: Menlo Park - across from Caltrain station, San Francisco - two blocks from BART


Uplift is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Note: Uplift does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Uplift is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
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