Senior Engineering Lead, Developing payment tools for cannabis industry

Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 01-06-2019
Our client is a marketplace for brands to sell their products to cannabis dispensaries. One of the challenges in the cannabis industry is that they’re not allowed to use traditional banks. As a result, they’re mostly cash based. Our client’s Financial Team is charged with development of a best-in-class payments & credit management platform that will allow brands and retailers to transact.
You’ll be directly responsible for managing the design and development of the Financial Team’s suite of product offerings, and for managing the team of engineers dedicated to the Financial Team’s initiatives. This role will require you to digitize processes that allow cannabis operators to easily manage their accounts receivable and accounts payable operations in addition to streamlining back end processing of credit applications, underwriting procedures, payment processing and reporting 
You have

-       7+ years of experience engineering software with experience across product     
        development, architecture, and DevOps
-       2+ years in a technology leadership role
-       2+ years working in Fin-Tech or financial services

Preferred stack experience (but just a nice-to-have):
-       AWS Infrastructure and latest offerings
-       Postgresql
-       Docker & Jenkins
-       GraphQL
-       Python
-       Django & Celery
-       Vue.js
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