Stripe is hiring a

Solutions Architect, Start-Ups

Chicago, United States

Stripe’s Startups Solutions Architecture team works with engineering teams at the fastest growing startup companies building on top of Stripe. Solutions Architects are experienced engineers with a strong background developing full stack applications, communicating technical concepts, and leveraging technology to drive business value.


##You will:

- Design holistic financial solutions using Stripe’s APIs and products

- Develop proof of concept applications built on top of Stripe, present technical demonstrations, and help Stripe customers make the most of their integration

- Work closely with engineers, product managers, and technical leaders evaluating Stripe to understand their needs

- Provide structured feedback and work closely with Stripe’s product engineering teams

- Partner with account executives to design solutions that solve critical business challenges for some of the largest and most interesting companies in the world

##We are looking for someone who has:

- BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience

- 2+ years of experience building web or mobile applications

- Experience in full stack development and software architecture patterns, able to understand how a wide variety of technologies and systems interact with each other

- Great communication skills, comfortable explaining complex concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences

- Interest in solving open ended business problems with a combination of technology and creative thinking

- Experience working in the sales lifecycle and driving outcomes in a customer-facing environment

##You also likely have:

- A background writing code in at least 2 of Stripe's primary deployment languages (Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Java, Go, etc.) and excitement about learning new languages and technologies

- Experience integrating Stripe or other RESTful APIs into web applications

- Deep experience in systems design, with a background building and deploying complex applications

- A background working in a similar customer-facing engineering role (e.g. solutions architect, sales engineer, or partner engineer)


##You should include these in your application:

- Your resume, Github, or LinkedIn page

- Links to code or other work of which you’re particularly proud

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