Mast is solving one of the most important problems in lending: Speed. ​Our mission is to empower mortgage lenders and leverage technology to enable them to focus on what they do best – lending. Mast is building cloud-native mortgage technology infrastructure to help lenders process more mortgage applications in less time. We want to help lenders get to a mortgage decision faster and more efficiently, transforming the buying journey for the borrower.

Responsibilities

You'll work closely with team to support the engineering effort on the Mast platform – scoping user stories, participating in sprint planning, and writing and deploying great code.

We're very much inspired by the Pivotal Way.

  • Work with the engineering team to ideate on and build the Mast platform
  • Write thoughtful, high-quality code – using TDD where possible
  • Proactively maintain and improve our codebase
  • Be a technical project owner, driving projects from kickoff to completion
  • Lead product improvement drives, and independently identify potential product improvements
  • Support product improvement drives and independently identify potential product improvements
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Work on integrations with other potential partners and on APIs
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Help us build our internal processes, including technical architecture, release management and hiring

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in web application design and development
  • Strong experience with our core tech stack: Ruby, Rails, and JS front-end frameworks
  • Strong experience creating and deploying complex web applications that are scalable, manageable and performant
  • Experience writing automated unit, integration and end-to-end tests in RSpec
  • Working knowledge of Unix-like operating systems
  • Ability to work independently in a team environment
  • Willingness to pair program on occasion!

Desirable

  • Experience of pairing, Agile, TDD
  • Knowledge of banking/finance
  • Previous experience at a startup
Benefits
  • Pension plan
  • Flexible working culture (office in central London)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Equipment budget
  • Learning & development budget
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Donuts every Thursday
  • Stock Option Plan
Mast. is an equal opportunity employer and we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
 
ABOUT US
Founded in 2020, Mast is a venture-backed fintech building cloud-native mortgage origination technology infrastructure to help lenders increase capacity, reduce costs and strengthen operational controls.

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