Job Description

As a Staff Engineer, you’ll impact the lives of everyday people and help them move from surviving to thriving with digital personal finance solutions. Behind our forward-thinking technology is a group of curious, innovative problem solvers creating next-level products backed by data and consumer-centric strategy. At Achieve, you’re encouraged to explore new technologies while working on exciting projects that directly impact our member’s success. 

As a member of this team, you’ll help us in our relentless honing of the craft of software development: Learning modern technologies, adopting and adapting processes and best practices, and leveraging the benefits of automation. We are a passionate, fast-moving team and we are looking to bring on talented individuals who can help us continue to learn and grow.

Candidates for this role can be based in AZ, TX, CA, CO, NY, UT, WA, DE, MD, NC, SC, FL, MN, NV, OR, CT, IN, PA, TN, GA, NJ, VA, DC, IL, IA, MA, WA, LA, MO, NM, OH 

What you’ll do: 

  • Build new experiences to attract, educate, and retain Achieve customers
  • Test, iterate, and measure features and growth opportunities
  • Develop with and contribute to a component-based architecture based on Node.js and React. 
  • Deliver highly-performant and search engine optimized (SEO), accessible user experiences to our visitors and customers
  • Drive significant value to a rapidly growing organization in a high-profile position.
  • Work in a cross-functional, highly collaborative environment with people who are passionately committed to providing innovative financial solutions.
  • Demonstrate the ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast-paced environment

What you’ll bring:

  • At least 7+ years of experience developing software solutions
  • Proficiency in developing frontend applications using React, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Some knowledge of developing Node.js based backend applications using Express and Apollo GraphQL
  • Experience building reliable, scalable software in a cross-functional team environment that has been successfully delivered to customers.
  • Familiarity with measuring and improving web application performance
  • Experience in web analytics, instrumentation, and eventing such as Google Analytics or Tealium and Kafka
  • Ability to  communicate with other technical teams and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy.
  • Experience with, or willingness to learn:
    • Event-driven architecture and messaging frameworks (we use Kafka)
    • Mature software engineering practices (CI/CD, testing, secure coding, etc.)
    • Cloud infrastructure (Google Cloud Platform, AWS, or Azure)
    • Kubernetes, Helm, and Terraform

Achieve well-being with:

  • Hybrid and remote work opportunities
  • 401 (k) employer match
  • Medical, dental and vision with HSA and FSA
  • Competitive and flexible PTO, including dedicated volunteer days
  • Complete wellness support with access to Virgin Pulse, Ginger Health Coaching, and fitness discounts
  • Up to $5,250 paid back to you on eligible education expenses 
  • Pet insurance for your furry friends
  • Financial support in times of hardship with our Achieve Care Fund 
  • A safe place to connect with team members through our six employee resource groups 

Salary Range: $111,000 - $220,000 annually + benefits. This information represents the expected salary range for this role. Should we decide to make an offer for employment, we'll consider your location, experience, and other job-related factors

Join Achieve, change the future

At Achieve, we’re changing millions of lives.
From the single parent trying to catch up on bills to the entrepreneur needing a loan for the next phase of growth, you’ll get to be a part of their journey to a better financial future. We’re proud to have over 2,700 employees in mostly hybrid or remote roles across Arizona, California, and Texas and are strategically growing our teams to better serve our members. A career at Achieve is more than a job—it’s a place where you can make a true impact, have a sense of belonging, establish a fulfilling career, and put your well-being first. 

Meet Achieve
Achieve is a leading digital personal finance company. We help everyday people move from struggling to thriving by providing innovative, personalized financial solutions. By leveraging proprietary data and analytics, our solutions are tailored for each step of our member's financial journey to include personal loans, home equity loans, debt consolidation, financial tools and education. Every day, we get to help our members move their finances forward with care, compassion, and an empathetic touch. We put people first and treat them like humans, not account numbers.

Attention Agencies & Search Firms: We do not accept unsolicited candidate resumes or profiles. Please do not reach out to anyone within Achieve to market your services or candidates. All inquiries should be directed to Talent Acquisition only. We reserve the right to hire any candidates sent unsolicited and will not pay any fees without a contract signed by Achieve’s Talent Acquisition leader.






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