Full Time
In Person, Remote
Posted 2 months ago


Michigan-based Plinqit is an innovative FinTech company serving FinTechs, banks and credit unions across the country to easily and cost-effectively introduce new services for attracting and retaining customers. The Plinqit platform is the first savings app of its kind that pays users for engaging with content through its patented Build Skills™. We thrive on collaboration and we recognize and reward team members for hard work. We believe in a healthy work-life balance. We value kindness and authenticity. For more information, visit info.plinqit.com.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, as a Back-End Developer you will help shape the next generation of engaging Fintech offerings, leveraging your passion for performance to provide a peerless platform to our end users during our next phase of hyper growth.

What you’ll do…
    • Deliver robust, scalable back-end solutions, relied on by millions of customers of some of the country’s largest financial institutions
    • Continually deploy battle-tested code to our AWS infrastructure
    • Immerse yourself in best-of-breed frameworks and techniques
You will do this using your…
  • 5 to 10+ years’ experience writing clean, scalable Node.js code in a production SaaS environment
  • An understanding of caching, concurrency, scalability, security, authentication/authorization/JWTs, asynchronous and multithreaded JavaScript
  • Experience architecting and creating REST/GraphQL APIs
  • Fluency in MongoDB/MySQL/PostgreSQL database structures, queries, and performance
  • Experience deploying to AWS infrastructure (EC2, EBS, ECR, S3, RDS, ELB)
  • Familiarity with and practical use of design patterns
  • Experience using Git/GitHub for collaborative development
  • Natural curiosity and drive to stay abreast of leading frameworks and techniques
  • Excellent communication skills in English


Plus maybe…
  • Experience using Test-Driven Development
  • Fluency in Agile methodologies
  • Familiarity with CI/CD, automated and performance/load testing
  • Production DevOps experience with containerization/orchestration/Docker/Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of microservices, event-driven and serverless architectures
  • PHP/legacy applications support experience
  • Working experience with SOC controls and PII data security best-practice
You’ll love working here if you…
  • Communicate directly with honesty and respect
  • Are relentless in execution
  • Think like an owner
It will be the best job you’ve ever had because…
  • Your work will directly impact the company’s growth
  • You will build products that are making a difference in peoples’ lives
  • You will collaborate with amazing people
  • You will be rewarded and recognized for your work by your peers and leaders
  • You will enjoy tremendous career growth opportunities
Highlighted benefits of joining the team …
  • Employer paid contribution to medical, dental & vision insurance
  • Paid maternity & paternity leave
  • Fitness reimbursement plan
  • Generous paid time off accrual + paid holidays 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Remote/flexible work options
  • Working with a fun, fintech team who values collaboration, work-life balance, kindness and authenticity

Plinqit is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Some travel and office appearances are required for all positions. We are a hybrid of remote and in person company; we leave it up to you and your manager to agree on how often you come into the office. We offer cell phone and internet stipends to help ensure your home office is a great place to work.

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Operations & Business Development, Product Development, User Support

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