Software Engineer, New Grad (Philadelphia, PA)

| Philadelphia, PA
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At Perpay, we believe that everyone deserves access to financial stability. Our team is dedicated to building simple, transparent, and inclusive financial products that challenge typical channels of credit and improve the lives of our members. Our core product helps traditionally underserved consumers significantly improve their credit simply by shopping for the things they want and need. Here are a few things we're especially excited about:

- We currently have over 5 million members
- Our average member credit score increase is 39 points!
- We’re supported by world-class partners like First Round Capital & JP Morgan
- We were ranked the 5th fastest-growing company in the country by INC Magazine (2019)

Our office, located in the heart of Philadelphia, is home to a talented & diverse group of people. Our team comes to work every day inspired to build life-changing products for our growing customer base and have fun while doing it. Join us as we transform the credit landscape.

At Perpay, we’re looking for recent graduates to join our Software Engineering team. You’ll directly contribute to our codebase, test & release features into production, partner with Product, Design, Data Science & Analytics, and other stakeholders to ship new features and products. Plus, we do fun things like monthly offsites, team lunches, and more!

Our tech stack: Javascript, React, Redux, Python, Django, Flask, Kubernetes, AWS, Docker and more


  • Working on the development of features for our customers and our internal finance, operational, data science, and risk teams
  • Planning and implementing specifications
  • Executing and partnering on new features with other engineers
  • Testing and releasing features into production
  • Analyzing data
  • Working with our stakeholders to design and implement new products, as well as new features for our existing platform

What we look for:

  • Currently pursuing or recent graduate (Dec. 2021 at latest) of Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related technical field 
  • 1 - 2 previous Software Engineering internships
  • Experience with Python and/or polyglots with experience with another dynamically typed language
  • Knowledge of AJAX/Javascript/HTML5/CSS/GitExperience with RESTful API design and integration
  • Exposure to web application frameworks, preferably Django or Flask
  • Ability to be writing server-side code one day, analyzing data another, all while contributing to our client-side single page application
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly, with software engineering fundamentals being valued more than familiarity with specific tools or languages
  • A strong focus on writing and deploying clear, readable, testable code
  • This is not a remote opportunity (#LI-Onsite)

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary + equity
  • 401k with company match
  • Health / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Cell phone plan

Additional Perks:

  • Opportunity to work with one of the fastest-growing financial startups in the country
  • A scale-up environment with cross-functional exposure
  • Immersion into dynamic fields of e-commerce & fintech 
  • Brand new office with comfortable work/lounge spaces and a pleasant riverfront setting
  • “Teach me” sessions where we learn share personal knowledge & learn from others (work-related or not!) 
  • Espresso bar, full kitchen, weekly catered lunches, snacks, beverages, & everyday lunch essentials
  • Optional work from home (WFH) up to 4 weeks per year (based on level)
  • Pre-tax Public Transportation Benefit

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We don’t work with recruiters - please contact us or apply directly.

More Information on Perpay
Perpay operates in the Payments industry. The company is located in Philadelphia, PA. Perpay was founded in 2014. It has 47 total employees. To see all 18 open jobs at Perpay, click here.
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