Lead Software Engineer(Ruby) | FinTech Start-up in New York

  • Location

    New York City

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    $160,000 + equity

  • Contact:

    Joe Hunt

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JH ZN

  • Startdate:


Lead Software Engineer(Ruby) | FinTech Start-up in New York

If you love the start-up environment then this could be the position for you. Our client is based in Manhattan and are hiring for a senior engineer to work closely with CTO in expanding and developing the platform. They are a YCombinator start-up who are going through a Series A funding round so it is a very exciting time to join. They have a very strong leadership team, mostly from Ivy league schools. 

The role

  • Technical leadership of a small Agile team
  • Determine new architecture, technologies or process to help push the platform forward
  • Adhere to best coding practices
  • Off mentorship to more junior engineers in the team
  • Keep up to date with current tech trends


  • Ideally 4+ years' experience
  • Experience working within and early stage, high growth start-up environment
  • Strong experience with backend engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of Ruby, Ruby on Rails, with frontend experience desirable. React.js a bonus
  • Degree educated preferred
  • Proactive attitude and teamplayer mentality

Compensation is $150k-$160k + healthy equity share

Get in touch now for more information!

Lead Software Engineer(Ruby) | FinTech Start-up in New York