Parker

Parker is a digital bank.

Founding Engineer at Parker

Location
New York / Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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Milan Ray
Milan Ray
Founder

About the role

Parker's mission is to increase the number of financially independent people. We believe we can achieve this goal by building tools that enable independent business owners to scale their businesses profitably. Our first product combines a virtual credit card system with dynamic spending limits and software tooling to help merchants grow and optimize their profitability.

We are growing very fast -- in less than five months, we grew to millions in card volume. We have a significant waitlist of customers waiting to use our product. We are looking to expand our headcount quickly to support the demand. Our investors include Solomon Hykes (founder of Docker), Paul Buchheit (founder of Gmail), Paul Graham (founder of Y Combinator), Robert Leshner (founder of compound.finance), and many more. We recently closed a financing round of $5M from a top-tier fintech investor.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience with modern web technologies such as: Git, Node.js, GraphQL, React, Web API’s, Docker, Databases, Kubernetes, Microservices, etc.
  • Interest in building products meant to be used by real users. Meaning the ability to work closely with customers and intuitively make real product decisions
  • Proven abilities in developing your own scalable, products/applications from scratch

Who you are

  • A passionate, determined, and curious thinker who thinks about problems from an engineering perspective
  • Someone who is interested in growing in a fast-paced environment
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment, continuously grow and master your craft
  • Strong communicator who can articulate your ideas clearly and participate in making difficult decisions
  • A self-starter who can approach general problems and find a direction to take them
  • A hacker with general interest in learning about new technologies and coming up with solutions to unsolved problems

Nice to haves

  • Experience working within payments or at a fintech company/on a fintech project
  • Experience and subject matter expertise in the e-commerce industry
  • Interest/contributions to open source software

Why you should join Parker

Parker's mission is to increase the number of financially independent people. We believe we can achieve this goal by building tools that enable independent business owners to scale their businesses profitably. Our first product combines a virtual credit card system with dynamic spending limits and software tooling to help merchants grow and optimize their profitability.

We are growing very fast -- in less than five months, we have grown to millions in card volume. We have a significant waitlist of customers waiting to use our product. We are looking to expand our headcount quickly to support the demand. Our investors include Solomon Hykes (founder of Docker), Paul Buchheit (founder of Gmail), Paul Graham (founder of Y Combinator), Robert Leshner (founder of compound.finance), and many more. We recently closed a financing round of $5M from a top-tier fintech investor.