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Senior Software Engineer (Backend) - Identity



Software Engineering
draper, ut, usa
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

Do the best work of your career as a champion for small and mid-size businesses.

BILL is a leader in financial automation software for small and midsize businesses (SMBs). As a champion of SMBs, we are dedicated to automating the future of finance so businesses can thrive. Hundreds of thousands of businesses trust BILL solutions to manage financial workflows, including payables, receivables, and spend and expense management. With BILL, businesses are connected to a network of millions of members, so they can pay or get paid faster. Through our automated solutions, we help SMBs simplify and control their finances, so they can confidently manage their businesses, and succeed on their terms.

BILL is a trusted partner of leading U.S. financial institutions, accounting firms, and accounting software providers. We have operations in San Jose, CA, Draper, UT, Houston, TX and are continuing to expand into other geographic locations. If you’re looking for a place that helps you do the best work of your career, look no further than BILL.

Make your impact within a rapidly growing Fintech Company

We want engineers who are passionate about solving problems and addressing customers’ needs. Being a software engineer at BILL means balancing long-term technical concerns with immediate market demands. We want this to be more than just a job for you—we want BILL to feel like your company, where you have the power to suggest and enact changes to make something better, even if it has nothing to do with software development.

BILL is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Identity team. As a senior engineer you will be leading projects in our enterprise SaaS application used by millions of SMBs. In this role, you will collaborate on product and technical design with talented product managers and engineers. You’ll have opportunities to own the technical planning, implementation, and delivery of impactful features. Our team works on all things auth, whether that’s authenticating users at our products’ front doors, or authorizing what those users can do through roles and permissions. We’re at the forefront of defining the experience of a unified BILL platform, helping customers manage their information across BILL’s portfolio of market-leading products. We leverage a software stack that includes technology like Elixir, GraphQL, PostgreSQL, and Kafka.

We’d love to chat if you have:

  • 5+ years of relevant backend software development experience
  • Complete confidence in planning, writing, testing, shipping, and maintaining high-quality and resilient code
  • Strong understanding of engineering, product, and design interoperation and communication
  • Experience architecting large scale, high volume, high availability services
  • Experience monitoring and operating services in production
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • A high-trust approach to team building and cross-team collaboration
  • Passion for great products and building great experiences
  • Proven ability to take the product through all stages of development from concept to launch at scale
  • Enjoy technical discussions and mentoring other engineers
  • Experience developing SaaS applications in the cloud
  • Experience with Elixir, Ecto, and Phoenix or similar backend stacks
  • Experience with functional programming best practices/paradigms
  • Familiarity with PostgreSQL or similar RDBMS systems
  • Familiarity with Kafka or similar event-based systems
  • Familiarity with with industry standards and secure-coding best practices
  • Knowledge of microservice architecture, patterns, and common anti-patterns
  • Experience in the payments industry or building payment applications would be a bonus

The estimated base salary range for this role is noted below for our office location in Draper, UT. Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in BILL’s bonus and equity plan. Our ranges for each role and job level are based on a variety of factors including candidate experience, expertise, and geographic location and may vary from the amounts listed above. The role is also eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending & health savings account, paid holidays, paid time off, and other company benefits.

Draper UT pay range
$123,800$148,500 USD

Let’s talk about benefits

  • 100% paid employee health, dental, and vision plans (choose HMO, PPO, or HDHP)
  • HSA & FSA accounts
  • Life Insurance, Long & Short-term disability coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 11+ Observed holidays and wellness days and flexible time off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program with employee discounts
  • Wellness & Fitness initiatives
  • Employee recognition and referral programs
  • And much more

For positions that are in office we support a hybrid work environment with on-site and remote work days. Check out our LinkedIn Life Page for each location and discover BILL.

We live our culture and values every day

At BILL, we’re different by design—it's our culture. Our CEO is a trusted entrepreneur who lives our cultural values: Humble, Authentic, Passionate, Accountable, and Fun. People here love being their authentic selves, contributing unique experiences, sharing ideas, perspectives, and intellectual curiosity. We celebrate our diversity as the heart and soul of how we work, grow, and succeed together. Inspiring people with meaningful career experiences they love really does make the dream work and our successes just keep getting better. There’s no limit to what we can build and where we can go from here. We’d love you to join us.

BILL is proudly an Equal Opportunity Employer where everyone is welcome. Our innovation and technology are inspired by an inclusive culture unlike any other. Everyone brings a different personal story and perspective and this diverse mix of minds, backgrounds, and experiences is where our greatest ideas come from. We welcome people of all races, ethnicities, ages, religions, abilities, genders, and sexual orientations to make us an even more vibrant company. We want everyone to bring their authentic selves here, to share our values, shape our vision, drive innovation, and become part of a culture we celebrate every day.

Our promise to our candidates is to be transparent, diligent, and engaging while guiding individuals through each step of our hiring process. At BILL we strive to achieve an inclusive and positive candidate experience that aligns with our core values and focuses on diversity.

If you require a reasonable accommodation for your application, interviews, or another aspect of the hiring process, please contact interviewaccommodations@hq.bill.com.

BILL Culture:

  • Humble - We check our egos at the door. We are curious. We listen, accept feedback.
  • Authentic - We earn and show trust by being real—embracing our authentic selves.
  • Passionate - We care deeply about each other and our customers.
  • Accountable - We are duty-bound to each other, our customers, and society.
  • Fun - We wrap it all together by building connections and enjoying time spent together.

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