Poynt is hiring a

Senior Software Engineer - Web

Palo Alto, United States
About Poynt
Poynt was founded on the belief that all merchants should have access to innovative technology without compromising on security or user experience. We set out to fix broken commerce infrastructure by bringing developers, distributors and merchants together on an open platform running on top of a smart, all-in-one device.  The company has raised over $28 million in venture funding from prominent firms like Google Ventures.

Poynt is building the payment terminal and commerce platform of the future. Some of the largest merchants, developers, banks, and resellers in the world are key partners on this platform, and we aim to provide an incredible level of insight and control to each of these parties over their highly unique use cases and concerns.

Our real-time data pipeline ingests, normalizes, and aggregates billions of events from our apps and Smart Terminal, and deliver instant insights and trigger alerts on web/mobile apps for each of our customer types. We constantly tread the line between performance and scalability, using many different backend tools and optimizations to produce the most useful yet fastest interfaces and alert

About Us
With our founder and CEO Osama Bedier — former head of Google Wallet and long-time PayPal senior executive — we strive to create tools that will help merchants thrive in today’s evolving and connected commerce world.
Though we are quickly growing, one thing remains constant: we are a family. We approach challenges and opportunities head on, all the while growing and evolving as individuals and a company. Our culture has allowed us to recruit the best talent from prominent tech companies like Google, PayPal, Visa, Square and others.

About the role

As a Senior Software Engineer in Web, Mobile & Data, you will be developing the tools to empower each of our customer types: building best-in-class management and data products in the backend, and elegant yet powerful interfaces in the frontend, to help them optimally run their respective businesses.  This role will sit on our Acquirer Experience team (AX).

Required experience/skills:

  • Mastery of JavaScript and least one common Web framework: Node.js/Express, Sinatra, Flask
  • Significant experience developing, optimizing, and deploying scalable, highly performant web applications
  • Familiarity with asset pipelines, build tools, testing, continuous integration
  • Experience building single-page web apps using modern frameworks, e.g. Ember.js, AngularJS, React, etc.


  • Experience working with data pipeline, warehousing, and analytics tools (Spark, Hadoop, Elasticsearch, Redshift)
  • Experience developing mobile apps (iOS, Android, mobile web)

This position can sit in both Palo Alto, CA and Bangalore, India

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