Careers at FundThrough

Staff Engineer & Architect
Toronto

Introduction

Are you an experienced Sr. Engineer looking for a new challenge that combines both hands on development and team mentorship? Do you enjoy being part of a team that is making a real difference to the success of small business owners? If so, read on.

Position

FundThrough is seeking a Staff Software Engineer & Architect to help shape the future of FundThrough’s product and technology. This role includes both architecture and hands-on development, and the successful candidate will play a key role in the ongoing success of the company.

-Designing the functional and non-functional architecture of the FundThrough product.
-Defining technical processes and standards, including coding standards, design patterns and frameworks.
-Mentoring other engineers on the team.
-Hands-on development for critical and/or complex work.
-Documenting system architecture and technical roadmap and present to a wider audience including internal staff (e.g. onboarding) and outside stakeholders (e.g. investors, partners).

Some of our key initiatives over the next 12 months:
-Completion of migration from a monolith service to microservices
-Implementing application monitoring and observability
-Real-time data for reporting
-Fully automating our credit system
-Developing an API for deep partner integrations

Required Skills

-You have 10+ years of experience designing and implementing web applications, ideally in a fast-growing startup environment.
-Proven experience architecting systems on AWS or other similar cloud infrastructures -- across compute and storage.
-Successful experience working with a combination of in-house and outsource resources.
-You have architecture and software design skills, including security best practices (i.e. OWASP), authentication protocols (i.e., OAuth, SAML), and have designed and built scalable and consistent RESTful interfaces.
-You are able to collaborate with engineers, product managers and leaders across the organization, and balance technical tradeoffs with business priorities.

Bonus Skills:
-Experience with Extreme Programming (XP), including TDD and pair programming.
-Solid understanding of the principle of servant leadership.
-Hands-on experience with Ruby on Rails and JavaScript frameworks (e.g., Angular 5, VueJS, NodeJS).

Company

What we offer:
-Competitive compensation, including stock options
-Health benefits
-A cool, but nimble work environment
-An amazing team – we’re driven and super passionate about our customers. Plus our values include Fun & Food!

About FundThrough
FundThrough is a leading invoice funding platform for new, small and growing businesses. We’re helping business owners eliminate cash flow hurdles to growth by giving them the power and flexibility to get their invoices paid when they want, with one click, and in as little as 24 hours. Launched in 2014 we’ve shot out to become a leader in the Fintech space, funding millions of dollars in invoices every month. We’re venture-backed and growing our revenue, customer base and technology aggressively in the US and Canada.

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!