We're Hiring.

Technical Lead

Job Description.

Vault, a student loan benefits company, is looking for a Technical Lead to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and have at least 5 years of experience coding as part of a backend dev team as well as leading/managing a team.

Key Responsibilities.

This position is remote, but the candidate must be available to work regular business hours CST (9-5pm)
5+ years of hands-on coding experience; experience managing a technical team a plus

Required Skills & Experience.

  • Coding Ruby and Postgresql
  • Building a product from initial concept through testing and launch
  • Managing another off-shore or distributed developer
  • Developing standalone apps and SaaS products
  • Managing front-end and back-end developers and delivering regular product and feature releases according to an approved roadmap
  • Estimating and adhering to exacting production schedules
  • Performing and managing QA processes

Helpful additions:

  • Strong communication skills and product vision; be biased toward action
  • Knowledge of best practices in UI/UX
  • Flexible to changing requirements
  • Experience designing product flows and building PRDs
  • Front-end coding ability (Javascript, Ember, React, Node.js)
  • Interest in fintech and financial market products
  • Have a history of working cohesively with sales, marketing, and partner success support teams to incorporate market feedback into the best products you can create



  • Remote work
  • Student loan benefits (surprise!)
  • Taco Tuesdays

Think you're a good fit at Vault?

Keep an eye on job listings or send a CV to hello@vault.co