Senior Software Engineer

Paya Remote
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January 23, 2023
Atlanta, Georgia

Paya (NASDAQ: PAYA) is a leading provider of integrated payment and frictionless commerce solutions that help customers accept and make payments, expedite receipt of money, and increase operating efficiencies. The company processes over $35 billion of annual payment volume across credit/debit card, ACH, and check, making it a top 20 provider of payment processing in the US. Paya serves more than 100,000 customers through over 2,000 key distribution partners focused on targeted, high growth verticals such as healthcare, education, non-profit, government, utilities, and other B2B end markets. The business has built its foundation on offering robust integrations into front-end CRM and back-end accounting systems to enhance customer experience and workflow. Paya is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with offices in Reston, VA, Fort Walton Beach, FL, Mt. Vernon, OH, Tempe, AZ, and Dallas, TX.

The Senior Software Engineer is responsible for software development efforts across multiple financial application systems at Paya. Daily engagement in designing and developing clean, secure, and quality code will be the day-to-day part of this role. As a Senior Software Engineer, this person will actively collaborate and contribute to the efforts of the entire Agile team while following all the standard Paya SDLC and Agile (Scrum) processes.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Software development efforts across multiple financial application systems in the Paya Services group of Gateway & Integrations.

  • Development for the various projects associated with Paya – Gateway and Integrations Development Team onshore & offshore resources.

  • Work on activities related to important key initiatives of Paya, like migration of applications to cloud services.

  • Conduct interviews, hire new resources based on the project needs & evaluate resources performances.

  • Adapt new technologies & solutions for application development, performance improvements and increasing efficiency.

  • Part of the incident response team and provide production support on as needed basis, conduct root cause analysis for issues reported.

  • Actively participate in the migration of new merchants and their tokens to Paya Platform, with solutions adhering to PCI & PA-DSS compliance and standards.

  • Manage and maintain the pre-existing suite of applications related to feature enhancements, security patches based on new PCI, PA-DSS guidelines and mandates.

  • Participate in Security audits, Quarterly SOCS audits for compliance standards evaluation.

  • Design and develop clean, secure, and quality code meeting the Paya standards.

  • Actively collaborate and contribute to the efforts of the entire Agile team while following all the standard Paya SDLC and Agile (Scrum) processes.

  • Develop and maintain Paya's suite of financial applications related to Sage Exchange Gateway & API, Vault Migration & Terminal integration.

  • Understand and constantly consider the full-stack architecture for an entire product suite related to Sage exchange Gateway, Paya Vault Migration and Payment JS for Merchant Integrations.

  • Bridge the gap between remote and local developers.

  • Mentor and guide the development of junior developers.

  • Drive development best practices used within the company.

  • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions.

  • Provide production and develop support as periodically assigned.

  • Explain principles of sound code design.

  • Write and optimize NET code, stored procedures, T-SQL queries, and the corresponding test cases; enforce adherence to coding standards and code reviews.

  • Interact with team members from across the organization ranging from other developers, senior management, product managers, scrum masters and occasionally customers and partners.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or related degree) desired. Additional years of professional experience considered in lieu of completed degree.

  • Minimum of 5 years of professional software development required. Ideally 7+.

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