Staff Software Engineer (API)

Funraise is rapidly growing it’s teams and wants you! Funraise builds its systems with modern open source technology (React, Java, Elixir, Postgres) which is hosted in the cloud. Lend us your skills and help us achieve our mission of changing the landscape of online philanthropy.

We’re looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join our product group. This group is responsible for developing awesome new features and giving our customers the tools that they need to change the world.
Funraise Perks

check_markUnlimited paid time off

check_markHealth, Dental, and Vision

check_mark401(k) plan

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check_markTaco Tuesdays

check_markPaid parental leave

check_markMonthly parking/transit pass

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BS in Computer Science with 2-3 years industry experience

Experience with REST web services

Experience building large-scale server applications with Java, Elixir and Postgres

Experience with MVC frameworks

Proficient with git

Comfortable with a fast paced startup environment


Develop new features for various product offerings

Maintain and enhance the existing codebase

Perform code reviews for other developers

Help foster best practices and coding standards