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Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack

About Us

Vantage is a cloud cost transparency platform. We are a New York City based (but remote-friendly) seed stage startup of under 10 employees focused on providing insights to and facilitating collaboration between engineering and finance with the goal of enabling businesses to make better financial decisions. We are backed by top-tier investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Calvin French Owen (Co-Founder, Segment), Ben and Moisey Uretsky (Co-Founders, DigitalOcean), Stephanie and Nat Friedman (CEO, Github), Julia Lipton, Brianne Kimmel and others. Our current team has experience from companies including AWS, DigitalOcean, Cloudflare, Akamai, Github, MongoDB and LinkedIn.

About The Role

At the moment Vantage is five people and we are looking to hire the first few software engineers. We have paying customers who have given us a mountain of feedback and we are eager to deliver the features they are asking for. We are building a small team of experienced full stack engineers to work directly with our founding team to expedite delivery of this roadmap.

Tech Stack

  • Ruby on Rails (6.x)
  • Typescript
  • Stimulus
  • Postgres
  • Sidekiq
  • Docker
  • Terraform
  • AWS

What You Will Do

  • Work directly with our founders and collaborate on feature discovery, ideation and delivery.
  • Write clean, testable, peer-reviewed code
  • Drive technical architecture decisions to set the groundwork as Vantage scales into the future
  • Own end-to-end feature development - including measuring and reporting on customer impact
  • Join design and product on customer calls to understand user needs
  • Establish and help us meet backend system service level agreements to protect us through future growth
  • Experiment with machine learning models & APIs as we begin to deliver data products to our customers

What We're Looking For

  • A product-oriented engineer with a passion for listening to and delighting customers
  • Someone who has led impactful engineering projects at non-trivial scale
  • Software design experience with architectures that have scaled from the simple to the complex
  • BA/BS degree and 4+ years of equivalent working experience
  • Someone excited to make progress and hold a high degree of responsibility.

Bonus Points

  • Monitoring and observability expertise
  • Experience building and deploying to cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.)
  • Relevant Data Visualization / financial product experience

If you are interested in the role please send your resume along with a few sentences on what excited you about Vantage to