Platform Engineer

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to talent@cvlending.com

 

CONVENTUS MISSION AND VISION

Conventus Holding Corporation was envisioned and created to reduce the number of economic intermediaries involved in the origination, funding and investment in the $25 billion real estate bridge loan market place. True to the Latin origin of the company’s name, “to bring together,” CHC existence and strength is anchored to a business model that removes unnecessary economic intermediates so that it can provide superior pricing and service to its clients. Our competitive edge in executing our mission is assembling, nurturing, and developing a collaborative group of talented individuals. To that end, diversity of experiences, perspectives, skills, and cultures is core to our mission and team.

POSITION

Full-Time, Salaried, Performance-Based Bonus

As a Conventus’ Platform Engineer, you will be part of the team that is key to our company’s success in executing upon our mission to our clients and investors. We are searching for an ethical and highly detail-oriented, organized engineer professional who shares our values and vision. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a key member of our team that is critical to ensuring the thoroughness of our loan origination and sale process during a pivotal stage of our company’s development

RESPONSIBILITIES

·       Developing new user-facing features using React.js

·       Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use

·       Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code

·       Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers

·   Constantly adapt to ever changing Lender guidelines and policies

·   Engineering software to enhance experience and functionality of our websites

·   Troubleshoot errors or issues inside company's technology stack

·   Collaborate with product managers to ensure efficient workflows in all departments

·   Modernizing and improving existing legacy software systems

·   Produce, review and update documentations as necessary

·   Implement 3rd party integrations to our core platform

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Skills

·   Backend architecture experience

·       Experience with Python webservers, particularly with libraries like Django, Jinga2, and Webapp2 a plus

·       Experience with PostgreSQL or other relational databases

·       Experience with RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Celery is a huge plus

·       Experience with Web sockets

·       Experience with AWS / Cloud Hosting is a must

·       Experience with basic JavaScript, HTML

·       Be highly skilled in SQL, Linux command line and git.

·       Be familiar with modern frontend development practices including React, Redux and Sagas. Our frontend engineers will build pages, but you will need to implement the admin tools and decide the client server communication protocol.

·       Be clear communicating with technical peers to build clearly defined requirements and convert these into robust technical architecture.

·       Be experienced in producing high-quality technical specifications, documentation and accurately estimating the time required for the build.

·       Be thorough in providing tests to support code, contributing to testing strategies and providing high-quality user training documentation.

·       Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

Education and Experience

·      Minimum 4 years of software engineering experience

·       Required Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science

·       Preferred Masters Degree in Computer Science

 

Mindset and Character

At CHC, we look for future employees who demonstrate and have the mindset and character of our following 4 core values:

Outperform:

·         Consistently achieves and exceeds expectations

·         Has a curiosity to explore new avenues for growth and/or efficiency

·         Strives for excellence and is accountable for area of responsibility

·         Encourages other team members to reach such a level

·         Fundamentally hard working

Diligence:

·         Thoroughly completes tasks at hand

·         Performs duties in a way that is focused around protecting capital

·         Employs a level of care and attention to detail in all activities

Communication:

·         Gathers and shares customer information and needs

·         Timely shares information about loan and business risk

·         Shares ideas and learning moments across the team

·         Embraces the communicative and proactive management style

Delight the Customer:

·         Strict customer focus across all activities

·         Clients always come first

·         Continuously thinking of ways to enhance the client experience

·         Don’t sweat the small stuff, play the long game with clients