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Principal Software Engineer

🏔️ As a Principal 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're familiar with SQL databases
  • 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

☑️ 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: