Principal Software Engineer

Location: Remote

We’re looking for a hands-on engineering leader to join our growing team at Wealthbase. In this role, you will identify engineering priorities and tradeoffs, design new software architectures, mentor other engineers, and write/review code. A typical day might include planning and writing a technical spec for a new feature set, reviewing other engineers' code, and pair programming on a performance improvement.

What you will do:

  • Develop novel software architectures with an eye toward performance and reliability
  • Identify and solve complex technical issues for web and mobile apps
  • Mentor other engineers, helping them write clear, maintainable, tested code
  • Communicate technical information to the engineering and product teams

What we are looking for:

  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or similar technical field
  • 7+ years of software development experience
  • Expertise in a web-oriented language like Ruby, Python or Javascript
  • Deep experience in relational databases, web applications and peformance
  • Appreciation of UX and usability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in leading and mentoring software engineers


  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • Excellent health plan coverage
  • 401k plan
  • Paid time off

Interested? Email us at and include links to your resumé, LinkedIn profile, or portfolio. Thanks.