Lead Engineer

Kard | New York, Ny

Date listed

6 months ago

Employment Type

Full time


$120k - $200k

Glassdoor Rating

5/5 (1 reviews)

As our Lead Engineer, you will build a team, implement best engineering practices, hop on integration calls, and be a leader when it comes to feature development and architecture design. We are currently a small, tight-knit team, so strong communication skills are a must.

You'll be responsible for:

- Leading design and implementation of new features and iterations of our core platform
- Integrating with all of our card issuer partners
- Developing Kard's core infrastructure to be scalable and reliable
- Guiding our current engineering team and eventually building out a team
- design new iterations of our internal APIs
- Protecting the credentials to access Kard’s (and customer's, where applicable) networks, systems and data.
- Maintaining the confidentiality of all Kard’s customer data to which you are granted access and reporting any suspected compromises of Kard’s proprietary data or customer data
- Adhering to Kard’s Information Security Policy and Procedures

You have experience:
- Building web applications, with extensive experience in Javascript (Node, Angular and React)
- Using NoSQL databases (MongoDB)
- Working with large financial institutions and their technology
- Building scalable, reliable distributed systems intended for cloud deployments (AWS specifically)
- Experience building a leading engineering organization, preferably in startups or finance

Bonus points:
- Previous experience leading or building a team
- Previous startup experience