Yunit Inc

Yunit is the app for investment groups

Backend Engineer

$90k - $140k / 0.35% - 0.50%
Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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Phillip Aubrey
Phillip Aubrey
Founder

About the role

About Us

Yunit is the first app to create safe investment clubs directly on your phone. We allow people to come together as a unit (get it?) & invest together with the single click of a button. We ensure that everyone's money is safe and in their own private accounts, while still allowing everyone to own stocks together.

We are a YC-backed & venture-funded startup.

Role

We’re looking for a full stack engineer comfortable designing, creating and implementing a cloud-based backend architecture. As an early employee you will be responsible for key parts of the engineering stack and directly involved in early engineering and product decisions.

About You

  • 3+ years of full-time experience as a Software Engineer
  • BS in Computer Science or commensurate experience
  • Architecturally sound and proficient in medium to large scale system design
  • 3+ years experience with Node.js and a strong understanding of the semantics of Node.js (event loop, async/await, events, etc)
  • Experience scaling and optimizing performance of applications to support rapid growth and availability
  • Experience integrating with 3rd party APIs
  • Strong experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL), including schema and query design, implementation, and optimization
  • Ability to work autonomously while delivering timely results
  • Experience with core AWS micro-services including Cognito, RDS, EC2, ElactiCache, SQS, SNS, ELB, Networking and Security (VPCs, Gateways, Routing)
  • Experience with cloud-based application security.
  • Experience designing and implementing RESTful APIs (external + designing & implementing internal ones)

Responsibilities

  • Be a model and mentor for writing well-architected, well-tested and easy to understand services in Node.js
  • Drive technical projects and provide leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment
  • Work cross-functionally with the product and leadership
  • Work closely with management to set, track, and meet product and engineering goals
  • Uphold the privacy and security of highly sensitive user financial data

Our Stack

  • Our Stack
  • NodeJS
  • ExpressJS
  • Postgres
  • Redis
  • Heroku
  • Git

Benefits & Perks

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401K
  • Annual company offsite

Why you should join Yunit Inc

We are building the first app for investment clubs, right on your iPhone. We want to make it extremely easy & safe for people to come together and buy assets together - at the same time and price. We've come to understand that community & shared values drive a lot of the behavior, so we help facilitate just that. We put community, trust, & transparency at the forefront of the product.

Yunit Inc
Founded:2020
Team Size:3
Location:Oakland, CA
Founders
Phillip Aubrey
Phillip Aubrey
Founder