Senior Software Engineer, Web

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/18/18
Oakland, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/18/18

Position Summary

You are an intellectual super-power with an awesome attitude, inquisitive mind and a strong desire to work with the incredibly smart people who are enabling our extraordinary growth. If you join the Marqeta team, you will be an integral part of this very fast growing technology company with a one-of-a-kind culture. We are devoted to providing meaningful career experiences through challenging work, collaborative partnerships, and ongoing development.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Building high quality web products
  • Working in a culture where learning and improving the craft of writing code is valued just as much as shipping.
  • Providing code reviews, pair-programming, and giving compelling tech talks
  • Implementing sound engineering practices and processes
  • Developing core user interface functionality for our web platform and applications


  • 5+ years of web development experience
  • Experience working with RESTful JSON APIs
  • Experience working on large-scale consumer websites, with attention to scalability and performance concerns
  • Fluent in Ruby and excellent knowledge of Ruby on Rails; if lacking, demonstrate why you're a quick study
  • Solid understanding of development life cycle and Git workflows
  • Strong commitment to quality and a high degree of self-motivation
  • Great communication skills
  • Demonstrated record of delivering projects on time
  • Consistently writes tests
  • Comfortable with Relational Databases such as MySQL or Postgres
  • Enjoys working as part of an awesome team
  • Good knowledge of front-end HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills.

Bonus points for

  • Previous experience in the payments industry
  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience working with Java
  • An active GitHub repository.
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