Lead Software Engineer in New York, NY

$120K - $160K(Ladders Estimates)

Prevu   •  

New York, NY 10017

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 8 days ago

Prevu is a real estate technology company on a mission to save homebuyers money. The company's digital Smart Buyer™ platform offers a homebuying experience with unparalleled control, transparency and savings when purchasing a home. With Prevu, consumers can seamlessly search, offer and save up to 2 percent of the purchase price when they buy a home. This zero-pressure online experience delivers a smarter, more efficient way for homebuyers to transact.

The Lead Software Engineer will be a strong, full-stack web developer who will help us build the future of real estate. You will be very early on the engineering team and will have the ability to help set the direction for technology of the company. Your contributions will help us grow and create great products to delight our customers, our agents, and our management team.


  • Execute individual projects, managing priorities, deadlines and deliverables with minimal supervision
  • Lead the software development process by example, writing well-formed code, utilizing sound development practices, and participating in frequent code reviews
  • Help build a world class team that balances innovation and execution
  • Participate in planning exercises to help define new products and features


  • 5 years experience developing software as a full-stack engineer
  • 2 years mentoring engineers and creating an environment of professional growth
  • Strong hands-on experience in Ruby on Rails, Javascript and related technologies
  • A keen eye for design and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to look beyond the requirements to define strong technical solutions to problems
  • Demonstrated experience fostering collaboration in a team setting

Environment: Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Heroku, SQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, Sidekiq (and open to other technologies).


  • Competitive base salary and stock options
  • Medical coverage plus access to vision, dental, short-term disability, and supplemental life insurance at group plan rates
  • $10,000 in life insurance
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Retirement savings via 401(k) plan beginning in 2020
  • Start-up culture focused on transparency, collaboration, and innovation

Valid Through: 2019-11-6

$120K - $160K