Principal Full-Stack Engineer (Location: Boston, Raleigh, NYC)

Boston, MA
Meet the future

If you are driven by curiosity and fascinated by innovative technology to solve large complex problems, then become part of a startup that is building the future of financial data access. Akoya is transforming the way consumers provide access to their data with increased security, privacy, and control over their information through the development of a highly-scalable and secure API-based network utility. We encourage a collaborative, fast-paced workplace and a fun environment where everyone can contribute, learn, and grow. Come join us and be part of this exciting journey. Check us out at for more information.

The Role

We are looking for a senior full-stack Engineer to join our growing engineering organization. In this role, you will

Working across the entire technology stack, touching everything from the front end to our core infrastructure

  • Developing software in short release cycles
  • Building APIs for high scale, high availability data pipelines dealing with sensitive customer financial data
  • Contributing to the development of test automation
  • Learning and adopting new concepts and technologies quickly and implement them effectively
  • Providing sought after opinion internally and externally about the product line

The Skills You Bring

  • 7+ years software development experience building and testing applications following secure coding practices
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience designing and developing software oriented towards systems or network automation
  • Ability to debug, optimize code, and automate routine tasks
  • Experience in deploying public cloud-based applications, including release management, testing, support, and project management
  • Experience with Unix/Linux operating systems internals (e.g. filesystems, system calls), and with networking and cloud systems
  • Understanding of container and serverless architectures (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Golang, Java8 development, and Java frameworks (Spring Boot, Dropwizard, etc.), Including using automated test frameworks (Junit)
  • Experience building web applications using client-side frameworks such as React and Node
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipeline and testing frameworks
  • Self-starter who is customer-focused, detailed and solutions-oriented

Company Overview

Akoya is a startup bent on changing the way consumer financial data is accessed and shared. We are obsessed with improving the way people share their personal data and our mission is to provide consumers with increased protection, transparency, and control over their information online.  

We are comprised of diverse, creative, and driven professionals with expertise in the banking, securities, fintech, and data aggregation industries. We serve as knowledge experts for government policy makers on consumer data sharing, foundational contributors to data access standards, and key participants in numerous industry groups.

We are an equal opportunity employer. To find out more, visit us at