Senior Software Engineer | $3bn FinTech ML Unicorn

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    Software Engineering

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    Up to $220k Base

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    Kiel O'Mara

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    Kiel O'Mara

My client is a leading Mission-Driven FinTech company that uses Machine Learning to plug the gaps in the American insurance industry, through their powerful platform ecosystem. They were recently acquired in <3 years for more than $3bn. The 'gig-economy' aspect allows their independent agents to work in an Uber-style way, maximizing revenue 24/7/365.

What You'll Do:

  • Work on a world-class Customer Communications platform, which leverages data science and machine learning to operate intelligently and efficiently
  • Help to power and maintain the services that offer a full suite of digital capabilities, powering the communications platform for customers and users
  • Build scale and operate the telephony and messaging infrastructure, and working on experimental conversational chatbots and speech analysis frameworks

What You'll Bring:

  • 6+ years' experience as a Software Engineer
  • Strong coding chops - Python, Java, Scala, Ruby, Ruby, Rust
  • Comprehensive background in building, deploying and operating distributed applications
  • Extensive experience building scalable services using modern cloud environments (AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Experience and passion for working in fast-paced early-stage startup environments
  • BA or MS in Engineering, Computer Science, or Math

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with cloud communication tools - TWILIO, Plivo, Nexmo 
  • Experience building conversational chatbots
  • Experience working with modern telephony systems
  • Experience building messaging apps for large user bases

On Offer:

  • Strong base salary - Up to $220k
  • Impressive cash/stock bonus scheme
  • Really solid benefits