Senior Platform Engineer

Alleare ConsultingAustin, TX5M ago

Contract Simply is looking for a senior platform developer in Austin or willing to relocate.


Contract Simply is the only intelligent construction finance platform powering the $900B US construction economy. Construction finance has always been a complex, slow, manual process run on disconnected spreadsheets, pdfs, and email...but it doesnt have to be.

Our platform uses machine learning to classify and parse documents and to structure information for faster preparation and review of loan documentation. We help real estate lenders and developers reduce administrative burden and make better decisions for their large construction loan portfolios.

Were currently 15-ish employees, growing to 25-30 in 2019. The company is backed by a leading FinTech VC, a large strategic investor, and Y Combinator. Youll be joining a company that values being purposeful, efficient, authentic, transparent, curious, and agile.


Elixir, Python, React, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Postgres, Redis, circleci, sklearn


4+ years experience in server-side web development

expertise in at least one server-side framework (Phoenix, Ruby on Rails, Django, etc.)

solid understanding of git

experience with Postgres (or another RDBMS)

solid understanding of testing strategies (types of tests, TDD, BDD, etc.) as well as an understanding of when to apply those strategies

proven experience building functional APIs

experience collaborating with frontend developers to define an API

can build quickly without creating a horrible mess


experience with both Elixir, Phoenix, and Absinthe

experience with GraphQL APIs

experience with machine learning, particularly in Python

experience with Kubernetes