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Software Engineer

Service 1st Financial

Service 1st Financial

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Software Engineering
Bethesda, MD, USA
Posted on Sunday, February 11, 2024

Company Overview

Comfort Connect is a disruptive FinTech that offers homeowners a worry-free service for replacing their home comfort systems (HVAC, plumbing, electrical) for a low monthly payment. Comfort Connect partners with home services contractors across the country who offer our Premier ProgramTM to consumers as an alternative to purchasing home comfort systems. Comfort Connect is a category creator and the only independent, unconflicted provider of residential Home Comfort-as-a-Service programs in the United States.


We are looking for a passionate and proactive software engineer to join our tech team. This is a hands-on software engineering role for a nimble start-up. As such the candidate must have an iterative value delivery mindset and relentless drive to improve the experience of stakeholders, and of course have fun along the way! Position requires the candidate to work in-person in our Bethesda office

Responsibilities Include:

  • Collaborate with the leadership team to understand the broader vision for the company
  • Design software architecture for web applications in collaboration with the VP of technology
  • Build and operate efficient cloud environment using infrastructure as code techniques
  • Develop APIs and full-stack web applications using JavaScript frameworks such as Node, Express, React, Passport and database technologies such as Postgres
  • Test and deploy software assets into AWS cloud environment
  • Troubleshoot issues with providers and internal teams when necessary
  • Work collaboratively with internal team of technology professionals and on-shore/off-shore third-party resources


  • Master’s degree (computer science or related field). Bachelor’s degree with 2+ years of work experience will also be considered
  • Experience with at least one major cloud provider – AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Experience with API development technologies such as NodeJS, Go and Python (Java will also be considered for qualified candidates)
  • Experience with Linux commands and strong preference for candidates comfortable using CLIs and SDKs instead of GUI tools
  • Understanding of Agile Scrum Methodology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and a positive attitude
  • Highest levels of integrity, an unwavering commitment to the team, and a willingness to go the extra mile

Compensation and Work Schedule:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance and paid time off

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