Square Software Engineer, Front-End in San Francisco, California


The Invoices Team is helping service professionals succeed and empowering them to run their entire business on Square. We build mobile-first products that small businesses depend on, we build software so they can compete in today’s digital landscape. Do you like helping merchants start, run and grow their business? Are you interested in building products that millions of merchants depend on? Do you like shipping code at a rapid pace? We’re seeking an experienced full stack engineers who are passionate about building mobile and desktop web applications.

Why this position is important:

  • Square is building software to grow beyond being the best way to get paid, we work to enable merchants to manage and grow their business from anywhere.

What you will learn and do:

  • Learn how to solve challenging software and product problems related to payments, scheduling, distributed systems, and mobile engineering.

  • Learn how to envision and build beautiful new products that are used by millions of Square merchants around the world.

  • Iterate quickly with world class product managers and designers.

  • Hold your teammates and yourself to a high standard of engineering working on products that move billions of dollars in payments and manage customers’ sensitive data.

  • Build products in a way so we can be brave and move fast without breaking the products that millions of small businesses depend on.


You have:

  • Innate curiosity and desire to build products that merchants depend on.

  • Desire to solve hard and engaging engineering problems.

  • An understanding how the web works with experience developing applications and can make pragmatic engineering decisions from that knowledge.

  • A record of pursuing self directed side projects, research, or open source projects.

Languages and technologies we use:

  • Responsive web development

  • Javascript, ES6, jQuery, Ember, Sass, and other web-app frameworks

  • Testing frameworks like (QUnit, Mocha, Jasmine, etc.)

At Square, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.