Software Engineering Architect –Charitable Donations & Payments 

  • Givelify
  • Remote
  • Jul 21, 2020
Full time Banking Compliance Data Developer Finance Information Technology PHP

Job Description

We are Givelify®, where fintech meets philanthropy. We help people instantly find causes that inspire them to action so they can change the world—one simple, joyful gift at a time. 

The Software Engineering Architect is tasked with developing building payment systems on scale. At our core we enable our Donors give to causes and organizations they are most passionate about. You will build systems that securely facilitate movement of money through the credit, debit and ACH networks. You will build merchant on-boarding, verification, KYC, reporting systems. You will help develop and implement financial fraud detection systems.     

Some of the meaningful work you will perform:

  • Build payment systems on scale.
  • Build systems that can help  with the movement of money through the credit, debit and ACH networks.   Build merchant on-boarding, verification, KYC reporting systems. Assist in the development and implementation of financial fraud detection systems.   
  • Write software that collects and queries data, compose queries for investigation and analysis.  Collect a lot of data in real time from our applications and compose ad hoc queries, which is necessary to develop and support our products. 
  • Architecting and building APIs and libraries that other products and  engineers will consume 
  • Participate in and guide engineer teams on all things technical – Architecture definition & Design ownership that not only include technology but Data Security aspects, Deployment & Cloud strategy, CI/CD, as well as coding best practices. 
  • Understand our codebase, systems, and the business requirements they implement to effectively make changes to our applications and investigate issues. 
  • Serve as an effective communicator who can inform, explain, enable, teach, persuade, & facilitate discussion, white boarding, & other collaboration platforms. 
  • Effectively collaborate and share ownership of your team’s codebase and applications. Fully engage in team efforts, speak up for what you think are the best solutions, and be able to converse respectfully and compromise when necessary. 

 We welcome your experience and talents:

  • BS/MS/PHDdegree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or equivalent Fintech work experience 
  • 7+ years of building payment processing  and KYC  systems that connect with API’s from major payment acquirers  and KYC service providers 
  • Payment processing implementation
  • Knowledge of KYC Processes
  • PCI Compliance Implementation
  • OFAC, ACH experience 
  • Implemented credit card storage system
  • Experience  Building  Web-services and API development APIs for engineers  
  • Technical Leader with at least 10+ years of work in Software Engineering
  • Strong object-oriented design and development skills and advanced knowledge of PHP, Python, Java or similar programming languages 
  • Familiarity working in Agile/Scrum environments
  • Familiarity with DevOps configuration tools (Git, Jira, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Strong SQL composition skills.
  • Knowledge of Big Data and NoSql databases is a plus! 
  • A distinguished member of engineering community, either through extracurricular activities, publications, associations with orgs like IEEE

Our People 
We are a virtual team of high-performing professionals who innovate & collaborate to fulfill our mission to help people instantly find causes that inspire them to action so they can change the world – one simple, joyful gift at a time. Our culture of integrity, heart, simplicity, & that "wow" factor fuel our aspiration to be among the tech industry's most inclusive & purpose-driven work environments. 
We take great pride in providing competitive pay, full benefits, amazing perks, and most importantly, the opportunity to put passion & purpose to work.  
Our Product 
From places of worship to world-changing nonprofit groups, Givelify harnesses the power of technology to bridge the gap between people and the causes they care about. Tap. Give. Done. Givelify's payment solution is designed to make the experience of giving as beautiful as the act of giving. 
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