Distributed Systems Engineer
Engineering | New York, NY
Simplist is a venture backed digital mortgage marketplace committed to modernizing and simplifying the largely outdated and stressful mortgage application process. Founded in 2018 by a team of experienced real estate and finance professionals, Simplist works with major national firms and established regional lenders alike to quickly and securely match borrowers with the perfect mortgage. Simplist serves as the sole point of contact for borrowers, from application through closing. 
Mortgages were created in the 1700s, and we are modernizing the experience for today's consumers. With a ton of buzz in the market around our revolutionary product and dynamic team, now is the best time to join!

We’re looking for a talented Distributed Systems Engineer with a deep understanding of multithreading, message-oriented architectures, messaging paradigms and micro-service architectures to join our team! Reporting directly to the Vice President of Engineering and working closely with the Systems Architect, back-end and front-end engineers, our ideal candidate is detail oriented, able to thrive in a start-up environment and looking to have an immediate impact with tremendous growth opportunities ahead.
·       Design, build and maintain systems responsible for inter-process communication
·       Advise on engineering best practices
·       Emphasize performance-oriented code
·       Lead and participate in team design sessions
·       Conduct code reviews
·       Mentor other members of the team

·       Deeply familiar with C#, OOP and asynchronous programming methodologies
·       Deep understanding of micro-service architectures, distributed programming principles and various messaging paradigms
·       Demonstrated proficiency with various design patterns
·       Familiar with agile programming methodologies
·       Familiar with release management best practices
·       Knowledge of relational database management systems
·       Competitive compensation + equity in a fast-growing startup
·       Medical, dental, and vision coverage plans for you and your dependents (our base medical plan is paid by the company at 100% for you and 50% for your dependents!)
·       Flexible time off policy to balance your work and life, including paid parental leave
·       Pre-tax savings plans for public transportation and parking expenses
·       Fully remote during COVID19, but we look forward to welcoming you in our offices once it is safe to do so!
Simplist is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.