Senior Software Engineer @ ComplYant - Los Angeles, CA

Job Overview

3 months ago

Senior Software Engineer

ComplYant - Los Angeles, CA

The Company

At ComplYant, our mission is to make business tax resources more accessible to small business owners and solo entrepreneurs! Based in Los Angeles and Venture-backed by Craft, Techstars, Mucker, and Slauson & Co, our goal is to provide entrepreneurs with technology that helps them feel confident in their business tax management with deadline tracking, budgeting, and so much more. Our vision is to upend the status quo and level the playing field so that small businesses can benefit from great tax support like big companies do, and avoid tax penalties.

The Role

As a Senior Software Engineer at ComplYant, you will have the opportunity to own your projects from beginning to end and build features that truly make an impact for our customers. If you are a skilled PHP/Larevel Full-stack developer, this is an opportunity to work in an independent remote work environment where you will be trusted to prioritize what matters most and will constantly grow. This role is ideal for Engineers that have experience with building code across the entire tech stack and love to build customer-facing features. This is a chance to make a direct impact on processes by encouraging best practices and redefining the ComplYant user experience alongside our Product team. Engineers are a key part of evolving our platform and regularly work with our highly-skilled developers to improve product offerings, calculate risks and make trade-offs to drive the business forward. This role would be ideal for Senior IC Engineers who like to provide mentorship and support the development of junior engineers with a growth mindset.


  • Build and improve code across the entire stack (Laravel, Tailwind, Alpine, Livewire, Filament, Nova, Inertia, Vue) for new and existing products and features.
  • Practice and encourage software engineering best practices, including; reasonable test coverage, appropriate modularization, and designing cohesive interfaces.
  • Debug and improve existing ComplYant services by collaborating closely with our team of highly-skilled and knowledgeable developers.
  • Redefine and improve our product experience, from user stories through implementation.
  • Participate in a rotating on-call duty, shared with the rest of the engineering team.
  • Be a key part of evolving our platform by bringing your unique point-of-view.
  • Nurture, mentor, and foster the growth of junior engineering team members.
  • Adjust to the shifting needs of the team with an occasional shift in duties (note that advance notice is required by supervisors).

Basic Qualifications

  • 7+ years of professional engineering experience.
  • Demonstrable full-stack expertise, specifically, with PHP and Laravel, Vue and Tailwind.
  • Comfort writing original database queries and fully leveraging Eloquent.
  • Pragmatic approach to engineering that strikes a balance between beautifully clean code, maintainability, and time-to-market.
  • Mentorship or Leadership skills.
  • Advanced troubleshooting and High-level project management skills.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
  • Appreciation for a test-driven, code-review culture.

Bonus Points

  • Experience with the Filament PHP toolkit, Blade, Livewire, or Alpine.
  • Knowledge of AWS, Laravel Vapor, Docker, Forge, or other hosting and systems tools.
  • Experience with or significant knowledge of RFC 2549 or 1149.
  • Experience in Banking, Bookkeeping, Finances/Taxes, B2B, or FinTech.
  • Previous experience as a freelancer, contractor, side-hustler, business-owner or contributing to open-source/community projects.

The Team

Our fully-remote team values trust, transparency, and support. As a people-first organization, we foster diversity, flexibility, and work-life balance. While we serve on different teams based on function, you will be encouraged to nurture your curiosity and connect cross-functionally to learn and grow. We don't believe in siloing off teams, data, or skills. We know that we work better as a whole when we encourage members to contribute wherever their skill sets may be of value.

Benefits & Perks

Competitive Salary ($160,000-$195,000) based on experience + 401K with employer match

Medical, Dental, & Vision benefits (Employee premiums are covered 100%)

️ Unlimited PTO, flexible work-life balance, and remote-first work policy

Company-issued Laptop + Gift Card for your Home Office

Annual Professional Development Allowance

Wellness Benefits Program with a monthly stipend

✈️ Work-cations to connect face-to-face with teammates and work together from a gorgeous vacation spot

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be located in the United States and must have the legal right to work in the United States. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide visa sponsorship at this time. Apprenticeship and Internship opportunities are limited to residents of AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, IN, IA, KY, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, and WA.

Disclaimer: ComplYant follows the CA Minimum Wage Guidelines for all Exempt Salary Employees. Effective January 1, 2023, the minimum salary for all California exempt employees is $64,480.00 per year.

EEO Statement

ComplYant is an equal opportunity employer hoping to improve diversity in tech. We want people to love their work and show respect and empathy to all. We welcome differences and strive to increase participation from traditionally underrepresented groups. Our team does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, parental status, veteran status, or disability status. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are more than just buzzwords here. They're the hard-and-fast principles guiding how we build our teams, cultivate leaders, and create a company that's the right fit for every person inside of it.

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