Since 1988 Quicken has been the top personal management software for millions of consumers. We pioneered a radically easier and faster way for people to manage their household finances. Since then we’ve continued to focus on delighting customers and making the Quicken product and experience better than ever.

Job Title: 
Staff Software Engineer-Quicken Cloud Services
Location: 
Menlo Park
CA
United States
Department: 
Product Development
Job Requisition Number: 
1004-18
Job Summary: 

 

Quicken is the #1 personal finance management software with a 30-year heritage of helping millions of individuals and families stay on top of their finances. We are going through a transformation, as we recently completed the divestiture from Intuit, with a renewed focus on product improvement, growth, and customer satisfaction.  We are working on a strategy to deliver awesome personal finance experience to our customers across Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and web.  This is an opportunity to work in a customer-driven company with a collaborative team that values technical excellence, innovation and creativity, while being good to each other and having fun!

We’re looking for an experienced software engineer to be a key contributor developing cloud-based services that will drive the future of the business. You will join our small and dynamic Cloud Services team, using the latest technology and tools to build high-quality, cross-platform solutions that delight our customers. Come make an impact on the technical future of Quicken!

Responsibilities: 

 

  • Staff Software Engineer is a technical hands-on role, with responsibilities ranging from being at the vanguard of solving technical problems to venturing into unchartered areas of technologies to solve complex problems.
  • Directly responsible for consistently delivering scalable, production-ready back-end/server code in Java for Quicken Cloud Services, from design and development to deployment, as a member of an Agile development team.
  • Partner closely with a cross-functional team of key stakeholders (Engineers, Architects, Product Managers, QA, Operations, and Business Partners) to design and implement end-to-end solutions that meet user needs as well as engineering/operational/business goals.
  • Mentor junior developers using expertise in software development methodology and frameworks, in areas such as quality, security, and scalability.
  • Display a passion for high quality, continuous learning, and experimenting and applying cutting-edge technology, software paradigms, and engineering process improvements, while fostering this culture across the team.

 

Qualifications: 

 

  • 10+ years of software engineering experience, including a successful track record developing customer-facing SaaS/PaaS products.
  • 5+ years working experience in core Java and Spring Framework, preferably with Spring Cloud Netflix.
  • 3+ years working experience within microservice architecture, specifically utilizing REST services, XML, and JSON.
  • Extensive experience in developing applications which are deployed in AWS.
  • Excellent understanding of O/R mapping concepts and tools (Hibernate, JPA).
  • Strong experience as a leader, driving toward solutions for the short and long-term in collaboration with internal and external partners.
  • Fluent in Databases/SQL (MySQL experience preferred).
  • Excellent programming discipline: data structures, complexity analysis, object-oriented principles, design patterns, and unit testing.
  • Excellent knowledge of the development challenges inherent with highly scalable and available web/mobile applications.
  • Team player with can-do attitude to independently own and drive projects.
  • Capable of handling ambiguous business requirements with excellent prioritization and time management abilities.
  • Strong experience working with an Agile development team with rapid iterations. 
  • Ability to work well with others in a geographically distributed team.
  • Experience with API development and integration with 3rd-party services is preferred.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and performance bonus
  • Equity
  • Amazing culture, strong believers in Autonomy/Mastery/Purpose
  • Customer-driven, we make money by building the best products for our users. No confusion about how to win – build amazing products!
  • Ability to work with and manage incredible talent
  • Highly recognizable brand

Quicken is excited to be building a team of innovative and talented people that are dedicated to helping people improve their financial lives.  We believe in giving our employees the benefits and perks to keep them happy and healthy.  Whether it’s generous healthcare benefits, a 5% matching 401(k) Plan, a gym subsidy, or unlimited snacks, we believe happy employees are successful employees.  (Benefits and perks may vary based on location.)  Come join our Quicken team!

Quicken is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability.

 

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