Staff Full-Stack Software Engineer, Workflow



Software Engineering
Incline Village, NV, USA · New York, NY, USA · Reno, NV, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 10, 2022

As a member of the Platform team, you will design and expand business critical services that orchestrate across Ridgeline’s microservice architecture. As a full-stack developer you will work with a Python/React stack on AWS. Having an emphasis on front-end will be important to building user experiences that enable intuitively configuring complex business workflows; and experience on the backend to own and enhance our ECS Clusters, Lambda-backed APIs, and other AWS-based infrastructure.

Our team aims to provide key differentiator functionality to the asset management industry that leverages our single-solution (Ridgeline) approach to a complex industry.

What will you do?

  • Design and implement the UI for a new Workflow Engine to enable customers to configure a workflow that includes complex conditionals and parallel steps
  • Work cross-functionally to understand requirements and translate them into UI design and implementation
  • Share in the ownership of several highly-available microservices (from front to back)
  • Think creatively, own problems, seek solutions, and communicate clearly across our product & engineering team
  • Contribute to a collaborative environment rooted in learning, teaching, and transparency
  • Write quality code, tests, peer review comments, and technical design documents

Required Skills & Experience

  • Experience building with AWS (e.g. Cloudformation, Lambda, RDS)
  • 5+ years fullstack experience
  • 3+ years experience working in React
  • 2+ years experience working in Python
  • Ability to collaborate with product management to efficiently deliver a great user experience
  • A team player with an interest in leveling up those around you

Nice to Have

  • Experience with
  • Experience with event driven architectures
  • Experience with a Business Process Management tool
  • Experience with containerization

About Ridgeline

Ridgeline is the industry cloud platform for investment management. It was founded in 2017 by visionary entrepreneur Dave Duffield (co-founder of both PeopleSoft and Workday) to address the unique technology challenges of an industry in need of new thinking. We are building a modern platform in the public cloud, purpose-built for the investment management industry to empower business like never before.

Headquartered in Lake Tahoe with offices in Reno, Manhattan, and the Bay Area, Ridgeline is proud to have built a fast-growing, people-first company that has been recognized by Fast Company as a “Best Workplace for Innovators,” by LinkedIn as a “Top U.S. Startup,” and by The Software Report as a “Top 100 Software Company.”

Ridgeline is proud to be a community-minded, discrimination-free equal opportunity workplace.

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Compensation and Benefits

[For New York and California Based Only]

The cash compensation amount for this role is targeted at $160,000-$180,000 for individuals based in New York and California. Final compensation amounts are determined by multiple factors, including candidate experience and expertise, and may vary from the amount listed above.

As an employee at Ridgeline, you’ll have many opportunities for advancement in your career and can make a true impact on the product.

In addition to the base salary, 100% of Ridgeline employees can participate in our Company Stock Plan subject to the applicable Stock Option Agreement. We also offer rich benefits that reflect the kind of organization we want to be: one in which our employees feel valued and are inspired to bring their best selves to work. These include unlimited vacation, educational and wellness reimbursements, and $0 cost employee insurance plans. Please check out our Careers page for a more comprehensive overview of our perks and benefits.