Keyboard Jobs

Jobs for software developers, geeks and cyborgs

Principal Software Engineer

Published on Tue, 28 Mar 2023 11:41 UTC
(448 days ago)

🎯 Our mission

Our mission at Column Tax is to democratize access to financial help and meaningfully improve people’s lives by providing game-changing tax solutions. Today, high net worth individuals in the United States have teams of accountants and lawyers to help them avoid taxes, while in the same country, 3/4 of Americans don’t have access to any financial or tax advice. Over 100M adults in the US report that they would not have the funds to cover a $1,000 emergency bill. It’s not right. And Column Tax is fixing it.

👥 Our team

We're a fast-growing, tight-knit team on a mission to build a better financial world. Our team has experience across both tech and tax. We’ve worked at places like Waymo/Google, Amazon, Khan Academy, Dropbox, Intuit, and TaxAct.

We're backed by world-class investors including Bain Capital Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Core Innovation Capital, South Park Commons & Operator Partners.

We’re a remote-first company and we have a flexible office for in-person collaboration in New York City!

🏔️ As a Software Engineer, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Directly impact the financial security of millions of Americans
  • Build product from scratch and set product direction
  • Make hiring decisions
  • Set our engineering practices and technology choices
  • Shape our future culture
  • Work with our existing tech stack (no prior experience needed!): React, TypeScript, Chakra, Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Swift, Kotlin, React Native

💻 About you:

  • You can take extremely vague and complex problems and break them down into achievable milestones
  • You can architect large-scale systems while dealing with complex business logic
  • You have the ability to write quality backend software and occasionally flex into frontend code
  • You are able to handle ambiguity & change
  • You are an execution-minded team player

⭐ Things we value:

  • Focus: we know that doing great work takes long blocks of uninterrupted time
  • Ownership: everyone at Column is empowered to make big decisions
  • Transparency: expect honest & vulnerable communication
  • Doing the right thing: Taxes is an industry with a history of predatory practices; we’re determined to fix that

❇️ Benefits:

  • Time off: unlimited PTO with a minimum. We want you to truly recharge!
  • High quality health, vision & dental coverage
  • Top-notch MacBook + home office budget
  • Free tax prep each year!

☑️ What happens after you apply:

  • Intro call with one of the founders
  • Technical screen
  • Virtual half-day “onsite”: tell us about your previous work & values, see what working with us would be like, and solve a real technical challenge

How to apply:

Email us at hiring@columntax.com with your LinkedIn/GitHub or apply here.

Apply now

Please mention that you found the job on keyboardjobs.com.
Thank you!

Something wrong?

If you think there is something wrong with this job ad or if you think that it might violate our terms and conditions then please contact us on
support@keyboardjobs.com.