: Senior Backend Engineer
800 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02199



Who you are

As Hometaps Senior Software Engineer, you will help define and deliver a world class homeowner and investor experience. You are someone who is mission driven, motivated to deliver results, and passionate about quality. This is a small tech team - youll have influence over how and what we build as we scale to service homeowners across the country. You are excited to build, ship and iterate on the software you create. Our growing engineering team will look to you for mentorship and guidance.

At Hometap, youll have the opportunity to:

  • Work on homegrown tools essential to operations across the entire organization
  • Build and ship software used to process hundreds of millions of dollars
  • Build and ship software used to meet our mission of making homeownership less stressful and more accessible by giving homeowners access to liquidity currently locked in their homes
  • Responsibly and securely treat, store and handle sensitive information
  • Supply and report on key analytics at a highly data-driven company
  • Modernize a huge and lucrative industry which has been slow to update
  • Perform dozens of integrations with both internal and external tools including Salesforce, HouseCanary, Segment, Experian, and many more

What you'll bring:

  • 3+ years of professional experience with Python
  • Experience with Python-based frameworks (Django preferred)
  • Experience with ORMs
  • Experience with testing frameworks
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS preferred)
  • Competency with revision control systems (Git preferred)

Bonus Points

  • Experience working on products requiring a high level of security
  • SQL skills

Our Team & Culture

At Hometap, we pride ourselves on being Owners -- of our jobs, our output, our careers -- and Good Neighbors -- we believe helping each other means helping the company, homeowners, and investors succeed.

Equally important to your skill set is what you bring to our team and business. We are looking for a creative thinker who looks for opportunities within challenges, rolls up their sleeves to get things done, values collaboration and communication, and embraces the Homeowner-first mentality. Critical to our mission is being thoughtful in everything we build. If youre someone who embraces this builder mentality, youll be right at home here.