Sr. Backend Engineer

San Francisco, CA, United States • $120k - $160k • 1.0% - 2.0%

Point Bank

Role Location

  • San Francisco, CA, United States


  • $120k - $160k
  • 1.0% - 2.0%


11 - 25 people


251 Post St Ste 510
San Francisco, CA, 94108, US

Tech Stack

  • AWS Lambda
  • Node.js
  • Express
  • Docker
  • GraphQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • fargate
  • React Native
  • TypeScript
  • AWS

Role Description

We're looking to bring on an experienced full-time backend engineer to help build out the initial service(s) and infrastructure for Point.

We always strive to use the tools appropriate for the job. Our stack consists of Node.js, Express, GraphQL, PostgreSQL, Docker, and Fargate in AWS, with a strong bias towards a microservice architecture.

We’re also leveraging AWS Kinesis streams and Lambda to consume our data pipeline as close to real-time as possible.


3+ years experience in JavaScript (Node.js) and SQL database experience (PostgreSQL) Familiarity creating and consuming GraphQL APIs Experience working in a financial technology startup with real-time/online processing. Extensive knowledge of performing basic devops tasks (AWS) Shipped a product, service, or API from scratch Implement best security practices

Nice to haves:

Experience with server-less function development (AWS lambda) Design and detail oriented CS or related degree

About Point Bank

Point is a mobile app based debit card that provides members with relevant rewards on every transaction, benefits that have your back, full transparency with no jargon, overspending, or interest charges.

Company Culture

We believe in transparency and collaboration — the entire team is involved in making major product decisions.

Being a small team we highly value people that are self directed and willing to do what ever it takes to get the job at hand done.

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