The Director of Engineering is part of the Senior Staff and has a passion for software development and team-building. Our ideal candidate has written and released lots of software, shipped products, contributed to platforms, tools and modules. Additionally, she/he has worked with several frameworks, designs and scaling models and understand the challenges involved with building large, distributed systems, used by thousands of people every day. Recruitment of new developers while growing the strengths of our existing team will be a major responsibility for our Director of Engineering. Our ideal candidate has been around the SaaS industry, knows what works and what doesn't, and is ready to try something new and fail fast when needed. Qualified candidates value collaboration and encourage it, and want to work using our efficient and low-stress approach. This position is based on-site in our Santa Barbara, CA, office.
Founded in 2000 by three UCSB graduates without a single dollar of outside investment, PayJunction has gone from bootstrapped to billions in processing. Initially profiting only pennies on every dollar, PayJunction, with a team of over 3,000 nationwide, now transacts over $3 billion dollars annually for tens of thousands of clients.
As the leading developer of paperless payment software, PayJunction has eliminated the need to file away paper receipts, ultimately increasing productivity and reducing costs for small and medium sized businesses, but more importantly, reducing the carbon footprint of an entire industry. PayJunction takes pride in its design and engineering. We believe computer science is an art; it just happens to be the brush we use to paint our product with innovation and effectiveness.
Our brand was built with a long-term vision, our goal is to be a generational tech company and our integrity is the foundation of our success. PayJunction values long-term relationships over short-term profit. The owners still head day-to-day operations for the company, and are as dedicated to fostering the culture as they are to developing the product. PayJunction is a place where you can refine your skills in a supportive environment where wellness and work-life balance aren’t just said, they’re practiced.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk, see and hear. The employee frequently is required to sit; stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms and requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies up to 20 pounds.