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Senior Software Engineer Backend - Payouts

Primary Location: Santa Clara, California - Remote Additional location(s): California; Washington

GoDaddy is empowering everyday entrepreneurs around the world by providing all of the help and tools to succeed online. GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers, sell their products and services, and manage their work. Our mission is to give our customers the tools, insights and the people to transform their ideas and personal initiative into success. To learn more about the company, visit

Join our team…

The Payouts team builds the central foundation for how our Payfac (Payment Facilitator) business manages payouts, pricing, reconciliation, and reporting. We are responsible for building, maintaining, and scaling the services and systems that pay funds out to the merchant, collect fund from the merchant, perform real-time pricing, keep a record of all customer activity, reconcile activity across the board, and create flexible and scalable reporting engines.  We work with other engineering teams to create products for our customers, and we build tooling, datasets, and manage operations with analytics, finance, treasury, accounting, and customer success teams across our organization.  If you love building immediately impactful products that form the rails for an entire business, join our team!


California strongly preferred.  We are open to remote.

What you'll get to do…

As a Senior Software Engineer, Payouts, you will create 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.  Equally, you will Architect solutions and execution through hands-on development, quality-assurance, and prototyping.  You will deliver code in an Agile software development using test-driven development methodologies, participate and promote architectural initiatives, balancing long-term velocity with short-term customer needs, and play an active role in development life cycle activities like design, coding, testing and production release.  Product will be a closer partner as you craft great product experiences.

Your experience should include…

  • 4+ years of coding experience with JavaScript and at least one common Web framework: Node.js/Express, Sinatra, Flask
  • 3+ years' experience building single-page web apps using modern frameworks, e.g. Ember.js, AngularJS, React, etc.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design and programming concepts, core JavaScript concepts like scope/closures, the event loop and asynchronous callbacks, promises.
  • 3+ years' experience developing, optimizing, and deploying scalable, highly performant web applications
  • Familiarity with asset pipelines, build tools, testing, continuous integration
  • Strong desire to learn and share knowledge with others
  • Have a passion for quality and writing clean, solid, readable code that scales and performs well.

You might also have….

  • Experience coding on and integrating with Java backend systems is a plus, especially Spring Boot

We’ve got your back

Enjoy our many benefits (My Wallet), including paid time off, 401k, equity grants and parental leave. Join one of our employee resource groups (Culture). Continue to have a side hustle, if you have one (we love entrepreneurs, remember?). Most importantly, come as you are and make your own way.




GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression (including against any individual that is transitioning, has transitioned, or is perceived to be transitioning), marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.


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Job ID R012150

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