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Sr Software Engineer, Backend

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Winnie is on a mission to bring high-quality child care & educational services to every family. Our technology-driven marketplace makes it easy for parents to discover and connect with local providers. Our tools for businesses empower them to reach more families online and increase enrollment effortlessly.

We are backed by an amazing group of investors, including Homebrew, Reach Capital, Rethink Impact, and more. Join us on our mission and help shape a brighter future for families, children and caregivers everywhere.

Winnie Named to Inc. Magazine's 2021 Best Workplaces:


About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to support billing and subscription infrastructure for our child care marketplace. The ideal candidate has prior experience working with payment systems.

This position is remote-friendly, or can be based in our San Francisco office once it is safe for our team to resume working together in person.

What you'll do

  • Build, maintain, and test billing related features, tooling, and operations
  • Support subscriptions using the Stripe API
  • Work closely with the sales and finance teams
  • Work across all levels of the stack, from the server and database to the client
  • Design and architect new systems, with maintainability and scalability in mind
  • Collaborate with product managers and stakeholders to improve the product and drive user growth
  • Collaborate with and learn from a talented team of engineers with diverse backgrounds and experiences

Who you are

  • You have 6+ years of software development experience
  • You have experience in a web framework such as Django or Ruby on Rails
  • You have prior experience with a payments API such as Stripe
  • You are flexible and able to pick up new technologies as needed
  • You strive to improve processes and create documentation to make things better for everyone
  • You provide mentorship to teammates as well as others in the community

Technologies you'll work with

  • Python/Django, HTML/CSS/Less, JavaScript/jQuery
  • DynamoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis, Celery/RabbitMQ, AWS Lambda, Redshift
  • Segment, Amplitude, Stripe, Hubspot, Zapier
  • AWS, Docker

What it’s like to work at Winnie

  • We’re not your typical tech company
  • We are super family-friendly and value reasonable work hours
  • We are committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment, and we are supportive of returners who have been out of the workforce
  • We work cross functionally and collaboratively across the company
  • We have employees across the country from the east coast to the west coast
  • We use Slack to facilitate communication across our distributed team

What we offer

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their families (we cover 99% for employees and 50% for dependents)
  • One Medical membership for employees and dependents
  • FSA and Dependent Care FSA options available
  • 401k plan available
  • Generous time off and sick time benefits
  • 12 weeks of fully paid parental leave and family friendly policies
  • Annual professional development budget to support career development
  • Remote employee budget for hardware and equipment to work remotely

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Don’t meet all the requirements for the position? That’s okay. We encourage you to still apply.


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