Director, Software Engineer - Trust and Safety

Yapstone - Walnut Creek, CA3.5

Director, Software Engineering– Trust and Safety

At Yapstone, we approach payments with the same startup mentality that we had when we launched our first payment solution in 1999. We are now focused on combining our entrepreneurial spirit with two decades of deep vertical expertise to serve leading global marketplaces and software companies with premier end-to-end payment solutions. Yapstone is continually searching for passionate thinkers to join us in changing the way the world pays and how it gets paid.

We are seeking a Director, Software Engineering to build out and manage a team of engineers to develop software solutions to enhance and expand our vertical marketplaces and strategic partner integrations for domestic and international customers.

This is a high visibility, high impact role and an opportunity to contribute to our cutting-edge payments platform and architecture. In this role, you will build and enhance APIs and services, develop new product features, support client integrations, customer growth and strategic expansion of our product verticals.

Attract and retain top engineering talent
Train and develop engineers and architects within your group
Assist your team in design, development and implementation of core components of our Java technology platform and APIs in an agile environment
Participate in coding and code reviews
Drive the team to successful design, implementation and release with exceptional quality
Represent your team to senior leadership and other groups to build a challenging vision and ensure you have the resources to deliver it

Hands on development experience scaling complex systems
You love to code in Java, Kafka, AWS and excited to solve business problems
Experience in Payments or similar highly secure and transactional industries
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Minimum of 5-6 years of experience managing software development teams
BSCS or equivalent with 15 years of industry experience

Changing the way the world pays is a mission that inspires us daily. It gets us up in the morning and keeps us up at night. And just in case we need an extra dose of inspiration during the day, our team can take in the stellar view form our Santa Monica office or Visit the Yap Café in our Walnut Creek office to choose from notably large selection of snacks. From comprehensive health insurance to gym memberships, you’ll find plenty of benefits and perks that reflect our appreciation for all the thinking and doing that goes on at Yapstone.

About Yapstone

Yapstone is a provider of online and mobile payment solutions for global marketplaces, software, and large vertical markets, powering electronic payments for sharing economy marketplaces, such as HomeAway® and VRBO®, and thousands of apartment and vacation rental companies, homeowners' associations, self-storage companies, and many other markets.

Yapstone processes $20B in payment volume annually and has been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for ten consecutive years, as well as San Francisco Bay Area's Best and Brightest Company to Work for by the National Association for Business Resources.

The company has raised over $120 million from investors including Premji Invest, Accel Partners, Meritech Capital and MasterCard. Headquartered in Walnut Creek, California, Yapstone has additional offices in Santa Monica, California and

Yapstone is an equal opportunities employer.