Do you get excited about working on productivity tools and want to help users be more productive? Do you enjoy diving into details with your team and helping them succeed? Can you take vague user problems and turn them into an elegant architecture? Great. Come work at Strategic!
Creating and maintaining a collaborative culture built on helping other teammates while learning new technologies and skills is a critical aspect of this role. We’re a relatively small team in a stable yet fast growing financial company.
We are in the process of modernizing our stack and just launched a serverless application that uses GraphQL and Microservices (AWS Lambda/Azure Functions). If joining an Engineering team that loves learning and offers significant opportunities for growth sounds appealing, we would love for you to join us and apply below!
This role can be based in either of our NY offices or where the chosen applicant resides
We are building tools for our sales team to help relieve people of their burden of debt; including building and extending our systems that provide loans to our customers. Leveraging technology to make a person’s life better is something you will do everyday. Learning something new everyday is something (we hope!) you will do as your build out your product and team. Some of our applications are custom developed in-house, and others integrate with SaaS products and Salesforce.
Tools we use
For managing our work we use Jira Kanban boards along with Confluence for documentation. We also use Slack and Zoom for video conferencing and VC Code for coding.
About the Role
As a Tech Lead at SFS, you'll collaborate closely with your team as they build out new features and applications for our customers and internal users. Helping to evolve our engineering development processes is an important part of the role as we move to CI and CD across all of our engineering teams. Some of the areas that you will be assisting Strategic in will be coding best practices, writing effective unit tests and helping individual developers pair program. In this role, you will also have 2-3 direct developer reports.
At Strategic, we are a team of learners, who look for the best ideas from across anywhere. We also try new things, testing them with our teams, and looking at how to improve our software, process, and potential.
Nice to Have
A Little About Strategic:
Strategic Financial Solutions is an award-winning financial services firm dedicated to helping people live a financially healthy life through the products and services we offer. We were recently named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for the 5th time. Additional honors include being named, two times, as one of the 50 fastest growing companies in New York City and to the prestigious Inc. 500 list as one of the 500 fastest growing companies in the United States. Strategic is 100% employee owned, has offices in Manhattan and Buffalo, to house our rapidly growing family of over 900 associates. In June 2021 we proudly celebrated our 14th anniversary.
Strategic is committed to hiring, training, cultivating, promoting, and celebrating an environment where we have a welcoming and fulfilling place for all people to call home. Diversity of race, thought, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, religion, and disability will empower us to thrive as individuals, as teams, and as a company.
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