Uplift Brings Innovative Travel Payment Solution to Canada – Press Release

Software Engineer - R&D





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.


  • Participate in rapid prototyping of multiple backend and platform special projects that will innovate the next set of products for Uplift
  • Participate in design and code reviews - learn from, and teach others on this special task force development team
  • Be involved in R&D with the charter to choose new technologies
  • Be highly independent with a strong entrepreneurial bent
  • Ability to work remote with periodic travel to either Menlo Park, CA or Reno, NV


  • 6+ years of software development experience
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, CS, or equivalent, Master's degree a plus
  • History of significant contributionsProficient coding in JavaScript, Java, Python, and/or Clojure
  • Familiar with modern web technologies
  • Familiarity with Restful API and microservices architectures
  • Solid understanding of relationship databases (DynamoDB is a plus)
  • In depth experience working with AWS and/or other cloud platforms
  • Experience with Docker
  • Entrepreneurial, persistent, with the desire to go deep into the details
  • Comfortable working in a startup culture with the ability to earn trust


  • Company will provide either a MacBook or Windows laptop
  • 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
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.