Full Stack Developer
Houston

About The Job:

FinOptimal is seeking a Full Stack Python Developer to join our fast-growing, Houston-based engineering team. The candidate will be responsible for the technical design, development, and deployment of our accounting and finance related SaaS products. They will be joining a small and rapidly growing early stage startup, where they will have a direct impact on the end-user product and future direction of the technology stack.

FinOptimal is looking for a highly motivated, highly collaborative self-starter who will own and drive the building of software products on an agile development team. This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing, early-stage startup on the ground floor.

At FinOptimal You Will:

  • Be responsible for the technical design, development, and deployment of our end-user products and in-house administrative site
  • Participate in sprint planning and estimation
  • Collaborate with stakeholders on requirements definition, feature design, & development
  • Contribute to the design and development of new products and services
  • Maintain a high level of quality for software delivery
  • Support products and services in a production environment

Who We Are Looking For:

  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years of working experience building web applications using Django, Python, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript libraries such as Query and React
  • Working experience deploying and supporting software solutions in a distributed Linux-based production environment
  • Working experience with relational databases, document databases, and cache stores
  • Knowledgeable on best practices for the full software development life cycle, coding standards, code reviews, source control management with git and GitHub, build processes, CI/CD, testing, and ongoing operations
  • Working experience with cloud-computing platforms such as GoogleCloud Platform (GCP) and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Desire to automate everything
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Independent and self-driven
  • Creative problem solver
  • Knowledge of accounting and financial operations a major plus

Highly Desired Qualifications & Skills:

  • Willingness to work in ourHouston office, or in a hybrid capacity
  • Experience with Python

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • As a ground-floor member of the team, employees are eligible for equity in the form of a generous stock options package
  • We offer flexible time off so that our employees can perform their best
  • FinOptimal offers comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage with 100% paid for premiums
Please note this is an in-person position located in Houston (near Rice Village).

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