Mobile Software Engineer

Palo Alto, CA

Step is a next generation financial services company building the best banking experience to help teens and young adults achieve financial independence and knowledge at an earlier age.  Step’s mission is to create a bank that gives you the tools to become smarter with your money and reward you along your financial journey. Step is a well-funded Series A company focused on disrupting banking through a differentiated mobile-first consumer experience.  The founding team has extensive background in FinTech and building successful consumer products and brands. If you’re looking to join a fast-growing company with a strong mission and vision that puts people first, we want to meet you.

Role

Step is looking for a Mobile Software Engineer. As part of the team you’ll be at the forefront of developing new user-facing features and helping us deliver our first product to the public. We are building a cross platform app using React Native + Mobx, so React Native experience is a big plus.

Responsibilities 

  • Own features throughout their life cycle, from inception to production
  • Prioritize maintainable code and test all the things
  • Work in a small, tight knit cross-functional team
  • Be part of a high energy, fun, world class engineering team
  • See your contributions make a weekly impact to an evolving product

About You

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • 2+ years relevant work experience
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
  • Passion for software quality
  • Proven track record of delivering mobile apps 

Pluses

  • Expert in React Native
  • Typescript proficiency
  • Native Android and/or iOS development experience 

Core technologies we use

  • React Native
  • Typescript
  • MobX
  • Swagger

Working at Step

  • Competitive salary based on experience, with full medical and dental benefits
  • Stock in an early stage startup that is growing
  • Flexible WFH and vacation policy
  • Free daily lunches
  • Free snacks & drinks 
  • Monthly team events outside the office
  • Monthly stipend for commuter benefits and card testing
  • Office right next to Caltrain

The team

Step was founded by financial industry veterans CJ MacDonald and Alexey Kalinichenko to provide teens and their families with financial tools for today’s modern-day banking needs and to promote financial literacy for the future. The founding team has 50+ years in combined financial technology experience across companies like Gyft, First Data, Square and Google.

About the team