Software Engineer

Job Title:  Software Engineer

Location: Orlando, FL or remote (within the United States)

Manager: Software Engineering Manager

Exemption Status: Exempt

About LSQ

At LSQ we’re changing the way businesses manage the most important part of their business - their cash flow. Through innovative funding software and partnerships with the world’s largest banks, we’ve been able to give small business owners a new lease on life when others can’t or won’t.

 

Our engineering team is currently experiencing rapid growth as we build out a new business proposition at LSQ and are looking for exceptional talent to help us solve complex problems plaguing a space measured at more than $4.9 trillion.

 

For more information, please visit our website at www.lsq.com.

The Job

We are looking for a hungry developer with an appetite for learning and problem-solving. This person should be a rockstar when it comes to programming fundamentals and looking for a solid team of developers to help them level-up. They eat continuous improvement for breakfast and are seeking to be surrounded by developers who don’t settle for poor quality. This is the kind of person who can’t sleep at night unless they have solid automated regression test coverage. “Teamwork” isn’t just a word to this person - it is a lifestyle. If the idea of working on a self-organizing Scrum team where you work closely with Product Owners and have plenty of influence on how the team operates excites you, then look no further!

Your key responsibilities will be...
  • Writing clean readable code

  • Building web services that scale

  • Helping to build out our web service and infrastructure architecture

  • Communicating designs and development progress

  • Debugging code written by you and others

  • Working with large quantities of data and optimizing read/write performance

  • Becoming a subject matter expert in several systems that we support

  • Mentoring interns

The prerequisites for this position are...
  • 3+ years software engineering experience

  • Fluent in Java 11

  • Experience with the Spring framework

  • web services (JSON-RPC)

  • Github

  • SQL (MySQL preferred)

Nice to have experiences are…
  • CI/CD pipeline experience

  • AWS experience

  • Python

  • Kotlin

  • C# and .NET Core

  • Angular (Javascript/Typescript)

  • Terraform

  • Protobuffers

  • Docker

  • Fin-Tech experience

Successful Software Engineers will have these traits...

Self sufficient

  • Capable of researching problems on your own

  • Ask questions to clarify the goal/get help

Problem solver

  • Capable of debugging a problem and identifying the root

  • Takes action on low hanging fruit

Fire starter

  • Not content with the status quo

  • Challenges existing assumptions

Organized

  • Capable of managing multiple features or small projects

  • Can reduce projects/problems into their core features

  • Clear communication

  • Documents designs and processes to distribute with the team

Continually improving

  • Learns new skills, technologies, languages

  • Continually strives to master your core field

  • Learns from peers and leaders by watching their patterns

Optimizing

  • Can identify repetitive tasks and propose solutions

  • Can separate needed and unneeded parts of code

Multitasking

  • Can work on multiple things at once

    • Debug

    • Develop

Teacher/Mentor

  • Can share knowledge and skills with others

  • Eager to help and train interns

Team Environment
  • Full stack scrum teams with no egos

  • Scrum framework

    • 2-week sprints

    • Ceremonies: Daily Standups, Sprint Planning, Backlog Refinement, Retrospective, Sprint Review

  • Continuous integration, frequent deployments

  • We communicate largely through Slack, GitHub, Clubhouse, and Ring Central

  • Experienced leaders who will challenge you to grow

  • Freedom to be creative and develop great products

What we offer:
  • Competitive salary

  • Downtown Orlando location (north side of Lake Eola) with free parking.

  • Option to be full-time remote

  • Fantastic health insurance

  • Dental, Vision, Life, Short term & Long term disability insurance

  • HSA & FSA options

  • 15 days of paid time off per year

  • 401K plan with company matching and 100% immediate vesting!

  • Financial planning services

  • Casual dress – Florida is hot.  Wear comfortable clothes!

  • Free snacks & drinks in the office

  • Company sponsored sports teams, events, and team outings

  • For onsite developers:

    • Three 24” monitors

    • Motorized standup desks

    • 15” MacBook

    • Whatever peripheral devices & software you need to do your job enjoyably