Solutions Architect


Who we are

About Stripe

Stripe is a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. Millions of companies—from the world’s largest enterprises to the most ambitious startups—use Stripe to accept payments, grow their revenue, and accelerate new business opportunities. Our mission is to increase the GDP of the internet, and we have a staggering amount of work ahead. That means you have an unprecedented opportunity to put the global economy within everyone’s reach while doing the most important work of your career.

About the team

Stripe’s Solutions Architecture team works with engineering teams at large and high growth companies building on top of Stripe. Solutions Architects are experienced engineers with a strong background developing full stack applications, communicating technical concepts, and leveraging technology to drive business value.

What you’ll do

  • Design holistic financial solutions using Stripe’s APIs and products
  • Develop proof of concept applications built on top of Stripe, present technical demonstrations, and help Stripe customers make the most of their integration
  • Work closely with engineers, product managers, and technical leaders evaluating Stripe to understand their needs
  • Provide structured feedback and work closely with Stripe’s product engineering teams
  • Partner with account executives in the pre-sales stage to design solutions that solve critical business challenges for some of the largest and most interesting companies in the world

Who you are

We’re looking for someone who meets the minimum requirements to be considered for the role. If you meet these requirements, you are encouraged to apply. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a requirement.

Minimum requirements

  • Experience in full stack development and software architecture patterns, able to understand how a wide variety of technologies and systems interact with each other
  • Great communication skills, comfortable explaining complex concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Interest in solving open ended business problems with a combination of technology and creative thinking
  • Experience working in the sales lifecycle and driving outcomes in a customer-

Preferred qualifications

  • A background writing code in at least 2 of Stripe’s primary deployment languages (Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Java, Go, etc.) and excitement about learning new languages and technologies
  • Experience integrating Stripe or other RESTful APIs into web applications
  • Deep experience in systems design, with a background building and deploying complex applications
  • A background working in a similar customer-facing engineering role (e.g. solutions architect, sales engineer, or partner engineer)