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Be a part of the modern card issuing revolution

CX Engineering
Remote, USA
Marqeta on the Forbes Fintech 50

Principal Software Engineer, Frontend

Marqeta powers innovative payment solutions for many of the apps and services you enjoy daily. Our open API provides unprecedented flexibility and control for industry-leading companies such as Uber, Coinbase, J.P.Morgan, and Block, to manage payment operations in real-time. 

Our team is a mix of industry experts and technology innovators who take a dynamic approach to solving challenging problems. Marqeta was named a 2022 Glassdoor Best Place to Work, highlighting our company culture and collaborative work environment. We are building a global team as diverse as the markets we serve and we’d love it if you joined us on our mission to change the way money moves. 

We’re a remote-first company. You have the choice to work from wherever you’re happiest and most productive, whether that’s from home, a co-working space, or one of our four global offices, depending on your location. It’s uncommon for candidates to match all job requirements, but if you’re not far off, we want to hear from you.

Our platform is built by developers for developers.

Marqeta’s platform enables payment authorization decisioning, cardholder data security, instant card issuing, in-app provisioning directly to digital wallets, and real-time funding with our exclusive Just-in-Time (JIT) funding. 

Position Summary

Join the rapidly-growing Marqeta Dashboard team to help shape and drive a best-in-class user experience and build core features and functionality that benefits all of Marqeta’s customers, partners, and operational teams. The Marqeta Dashboard is a unified web application that empowers all users (internal Marqeta teams, Marqeta customers, bank partners, customer support teams, etc.) to better administer and manage their card and payment programs. The Dashboard is where many of Marqeta’s product experiences come to life, and where customer engagement happens. We support the entire customer journey, from pre-sales, to onboarding, to live customer experience and program optimization.

What you'll do

  • Help to set the technical roadmap and strategy for Marqeta's Dashboard
  • Optimize frontend platform tools and infrastructure to support high velocity frontend development
  • Improve engineering velocity, scalability, and trust as a whole through culture and process improvements
  • Conceptualize and lead the development of new features with engineers, product managers, customer success teams and designers
  • Be a technical leader for all teams working to build world-class, well-engineered experiences that meet the needs of our customers

What we're looking for

  • Significant software development experience, including 10+ years of experience in product web UI application development
  • Demonstrated technical leadership experience, such as being an architect or tech lead for high impact customer facing projects
  • Expert level knowledge of JavaScript, React, and their ecosystems
  • Experience working with Node.js, GraphQL
  • Experience mentoring senior+ engineers
  • Experience developing and optimizing build & deploy system for JavaScript heavy applications - Webpack, CI/CD pipeline tools
  • Experience with developing and supporting cloud architecture for resilient frontend applications


  • Experience working in payments or a highly regulated industry
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience working in a monorepo environment

Benefits and Perks

  • Flexible time off – take what you need
  • Retirement savings program with company contribution
  • Employee insurance premiums paid 100% + coverage for dependents and pets
  • Family forming benefits including fertility support and up to 20 weeks Parental Leave
  • Free therapy sessions, financial coaching, and a Wellness stipend
  • Monthly stipend to support our hybrid work model 
  • Equity in a publicly-traded company
  • Bi-annual “Hack Week” to support and reward innovation

Learn more about Marqeta on our Website, Twitter and LinkedIn.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Marqeta is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on any legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.

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