Senior Cloud Applications Developer

Beyond, Houston, TX

We Go Above & BEYOND

About Beyond Finance
Beyond Finance is an exciting next generation Financial Services company headquartered in Houston TX with offices in Chicago IL and Beverly MA. We provide financial products that are simple and transparent that aim to improve people’s lives. As the consumer debt market continues to grow in the United States; we made it our objective to create a transparent and fair debt management services that are customized to the consumers’ individual circumstances.

Our Leadership team is comprised of individuals who have extensive experience and expertise in the financial services and debt management spheres. We are reinventing the market by investing in innovative technologies to better identify and target the market segment. At the same time, extensive market research also enables us to customize our products to better service our clients. Our workforce is a community made up of celebrated, diverse backgrounds working towards the common objective of developing something transformational for the debt settlement industry.

About The Role
Beyond Finance is looking for a Senior Cloud Application Developer to join our growing Technology & Engineering team. The ideal candidate would be responsible for building systems based on AWS and interact with development resources and production team based in Houston, Boston and offshore. The production technologies are AWS based.  

What You’ll Do

  • Lead our development efforts as we build best-in-class web applications using agile methodologies
  • Responsible for code quality and stability of production applications
  • Work with offshore and in-house development team(s)
  • Work alongside and in coordination with the Product team

What We Look For

  • Computer Science/Engineering degree or equivalent professional experience
  • Prior experience working in financial services
  • Experience with automated testing tools
  • Experience with data security, audits etc.
  • Knowledge of CI/CD systems like Jenkins a plus.
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, Django or equivalent backend MVC framework
  • At least 10+ years of full-stack web application engineering experience
  • At least 5+ years’ experience leading full stack web application team
  • Experience with Amazon's Cloud (EC2, S3, RDS, etc.), securing Cloud based applications, and cloud best practices
  • Experience with Microservices
  • Mastery of JavaScript code React.Js, Node.Js
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL (MySQL / PostgreSQL)
  • Exposure to Salesforce integration, Apex code
  • Proficient in GitHub/Git
  • Manage load testing & perform code releases to production
  • Help with managing code development as needed
  • Ability to deliver application performance KPIs
  • Experience writing and using HTTP RESTful APIs
  • Manage geographically distributed, local and overseas
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to establish trusted partnerships with product heads, and executive level stakeholders
  • Experience with agile operating models

About Beyond

Beyond Finance is a next generation finance company. We have taken on the audacious goal of providing financial products that are simple, transparent and improve people’s lives. We are reinventing consumer debt management by heavily investing in data, technology and innovation to provide faster, individually tailored solutions that surpass industry standards. Our team consists of trailblazers, entrepreneurs and visionaries, boldly paving the way in data science, credit, servicing and marketing. Our leadership helped create and grow brands like WebEx, Barclays, Prosper, Avant, Capital One, Chase, and USAA. We’re a team that’s laser-focused on solving big problems and creating a financial brand consumers trust. It’s rare to hear people say, “I love my financial institution, they have my back.” At Beyond Finance, we’re dedicated to that goal.


Want to learn more about Beyond? Visit Beyond's website.