Staff Software Engineer

Galileo Financial Technologies

Galileo Financial Technologies

Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

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Who we are:

Welcoming, collaborative and having the opportunity to make an impact - is how our employees describe working here. Galileo is a financial technology company that provides innovative and revolutionary software products and services that power some of the world's largest Fintechs. We are the only payments innovator that applies tech and engineering capabilities to empower Fintechs and financial institutions to unleash their full creativity to achieve their most inspired goals. Galileo leads its industry with superior fraud detection, security, decision-making analytics and regulatory compliance functionality combined with customized, responsive and flexible programs to accelerate the success of all payments companies and solve tomorrow's payments challenges today. We hire energetic and creative employees while providing them the opportunity to excel in their careers and make a difference for our clients. Learn more about us and why we work here at https://www.galileo-ft.com/working-at-galileo.

We are looking for a Staff Senior Software Engineer who is excited to dive into engineering at Galileo and help us build payment systems at scale.

On our team, you will be in the middle of it all – implementing new functionality, squashing bugs, testing and deploying, monitoring and supporting mission-critical systems, working on hyper-scale modern payment technology, and continually growing as an engineer.

What you’ll do:

  • Be an integral part of the development and testing of our systems and services.
  • Help translate product requirements into user stories and technical solutions.
  • Implement and support highly available and scalable services in a production environment that impacts millions of individuals.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation for software that you help build, test, and deploy
  • Generate ideas for process improvement, initiatives, and new technologies.
  • Communicate and collaborate with project leads, product managers and other software developers.

What you’ll need:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field.
- 6+ years of experience working with Java.
- Experience working with managed cloud services, ideally AWS.
- Experience working with databases.
- Advanced level of English.
- Experience in the banking or fintech industry is desirable.
- Strong problem-solving skills and good communication skills.

Galileo Financial Technologies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, breastfeeding, and conditions related to breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (40 or over), physical or medical disability, medical condition, marital status, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military and/or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable state or federal law.
The Company hires the best qualified candidate for the job, without regard to protected characteristics.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
New York applicants: Notice of Employee Rights
Galileo is committed to embracing diversity. As part of this commitment, Galileo offers reasonable accommodations to candidates with physical or mental disabilities. If you need accommodations to participate in the job application or interview process, please let your recruiter know or email accommodations@sofi.com.
Due to insurance coverage issues, we are unable to accommodate remote work from Hawaii or Alaska at this time.
Internal Employees
If you are a current employee, do not apply here - please navigate to our Internal Job Board in Greenhouse to apply to our open roles.