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In office: San Francisco, California

  • 🇺🇸 United States
Annual Salary
USD 155k - USD 185k

Software Engineer

Engineering at Valon

We are building a world-class engineering team to automate one of the most regulated spaces in the financial sector - the mortgage and housing industry. We come from companies like Google, Facebook, Spotify, Oscar Health, and Twilio. You’ll join a small, tight-knit group of engineers who are developing flexible backend architecture to accurately handle billions of dollars at scale. In addition, our team of engineers is fulfilling Valon’s mission by creating a great user experience to help homeowners manage their mortgages through a platform that delivers new features quickly and with quality. Our tech stack is built on Python, React, Docker, Kubernetes, and Google Cloud Platform.


  • Learn new concepts and technologies quickly and apply them to challenging problems

  • Design and build robust and extensible infrastructure to handle evolving and complex federal, state, and agency regulations

  • Dive deep to understand the inner workings of a highly complex industry

  • Work with Product and Design to define the best experience for our customers

Ideal Background

  • 2+ years of software engineering experience building quality software applications at scale

  • Strong communicator 

  • Able to work cross-functionally to balance product and technical requirements

  • Great at building scalable systems from scratch with a fast turnaround

  • Experience with one or more of the following: web application development, mobile application development, building large-scale distributed systems, or infrastructure management

  • Time management skills that will maximize efficiency in a fast paced startup environment


  • Base Compensation Band: $155,000 - $185,000

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

  • Flexible sick and vacation days

  • Monthly lunch stipends (groceries qualify!)

  • Commuter benefits

  • MacBook, custom accessories, ergonomic equipment

  • Support for H1B, TN, and E-3 Visa change of employer transfers