California, San Francisco, United States
$110,000 to $155,000 per year
Can be paid in Crypto
Our team is working on the next generation of crypto solutions. Whether you are looking for a role as a Blockchain Software Engineer in San Francisco, a Partner Engineer in London or a Sales Representative in Singapore, Ripple is the place to build something transformative.
The Staff Software Engineer will help lead the design of the next generation of payment applications that enable banks to instantly settle cross-border payments to create the Internet of Value. Ripple’s distributed financial technology outperforms today’s banking infrastructure by driving down costs, increasing processing speeds and delivering end-to-end visibility into payment fees, timing and delivery. As Ripple’s customer base grows globally, the Staff Engineer will help drive the move to a highly available cloud deployment, processing fast and resilient payments. WHAT YOU’LL DO Build enterprise, distributed payment applications that execute settlement within seconds to enable the Internet of Value Prototype new solutions for complex software problems and implement them for on premise and cloud deployments and use cases Work with wider engineering team on the design, deployment and continuous improvement of core products Be a technical subject matter expert, provide technical leadership and share your expertise with a growing team of engineers Continuously raise our standard of engineering excellence by implementing and driving best practices for coding, testing, and deployment WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR 8+ years of hands-on Software Development experience on large scale distributed systems, with the last 5-7+ years in Java, and 2+ years experience working as a tech lead Experience in building transactional systems (preferably in payments / banking / e-commerce domains) , backed by an RDBMS (PostgreSQL, Oracle or MS SQL Server) Experience with Agile development of distributed services, with a focus on robust software design, scalability and security Eagerness to work openly and collaboratively with a diverse team Ability to encourage and drive engineering best practices A positive attitude and a passion for sharing knowledge BS in Computer Science or similar