Software Engineer, API

Silicon Valley, CA, United States


Role Location

  • Silicon Valley, CA, United States


101 - 250 people


801 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA, 94025, US

Tech Stack

  • S3
  • DynamoDB
  • Lambda
  • AWS
  • Kinesis
  • Step Function
  • React
  • Node.js
  • Clojure
  • Python

Role Description

Want to help millions of people turn their travel dreams into reality?Want to join a team of talented travel technologists, digital marketers and fintech experts? Want to design simple, robust APIs that scale to millions of requests per second?

At UpLift, you’ll: - Develop RESTful API endpoints that are comprehensive and intuitive to build application services - Build step functions and lambdas (Clojure, Python, Go, Node) to support serverless applications and process automation - Utilize a broad range of AWS services and external APIs for technical partners - Build readable, production level code and reusable libraries - Participate in multiple projects across point-of-sale transactions, loan servicing, and capital servicing components - Engage in design and code reviews - learn from your peers and teach your peers - Be involved in choosing new technologies, programming languages (Kotlin, Racket, Elm, Idris) and tooling for our platform

REQUIREMENTS You: - Have experience with modern service architecture design and backend frameworks - Are proficient in functional programming (e.g., Clojure, Scheme, Scala, Haskell, Elixir, or equivalent) - Are smart, ambitious, self-motivated, curious, quick learner and adaptable - Have an appreciation for efficient interface design - Have minimum of 2 years professional programming experience

About UpLift

UpLift is a digital lender focused on the $1.3T leisure travel market. UpLift Pay Monthly enables travel providers to offer monthly payments to their customers. UpLift's growth has been powered by top travel brands and can be found on the vacation package sites of United Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Southwest Airlines among others. Partners love the product, as UpLift Pay Monthly improves important travel marketing metrics including conversion, booking value, channel loyalty, cross-sell and ancillary revenue. UpLift has a fully automated, digital lending and data science pipeline developed by a world class technology team.

Company Culture

We bring the best of a high energy and nimble startup environment together with a seasoned team who knows what it takes to be successful, resulting in a passionate and cohesive team.

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