Software Engineer, Platform Application Developer

Company: Rhove (

Job Description

Rhove is seeking a backend application API developer interested in building our core product’s platform. Our engineering team (and our company) is growing quickly. New Rhove developers have the opportunity to be a part of building a fast-moving startup, full of people who are excited to come to work every day. We wear many hats and we support each other in learning on the job. Software engineers who love the satisfaction of crafting beautiful code, ramping up on something new, and building interfaces that are a joy to use are encouraged to apply.

About Rhove

There is never a typical day at Rhove, but that’s why we love it here! This is an incredible opportunity to build a rewarding career and be a part of a venture backed startup that is closing the gap between renting and homeownership. Rhove’s Rent to Earn platform provides tenants with tools to get a return on their monthly rent. Real estate developers and property owners utilize Rhove to attract and retain the best tenants, lower their marketing costs, reduce turnover expenses and maximize occupancy.

Job Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be able to develop, test, and deploy solutions to support business and product requirements; follows shared life cycle methodologies, creates design documents, and performs program coding and testing; and resolves technical issues through debugging, research, and investigation. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Collaborate with product and business teams to define features, balancing functionality with time to market
  • Build and automate new business functions and tests
  • Design scalability solutions that are the right fit for our domain and load expectations
  • Research and design unified security solutions across our REST API and web applications
  • Learn our business and help align technology innovation with our customer needs
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Desired Skills and Experience

We’re looking for someone with experience in a mixture of the following technologies:

  • Java 8
  • Spring/Spring Boot/Spring Security
  • REST API design and development
  • MySQL
  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Web interface - Thymeleaf (or other view layer)


  • Choice of healthcare plan that is right for you and/or your family
  • Employer-matched Health Savings Account
  • Dental, vision, basic life insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • Equity stock option plan

Core Values

  • Authenticity - We are honest, open, ethical, and fair. People trust us to adhere to our word.
  • Curiosity & Creativity - We embrace reason and the scientific method. Curiosity drives creativity. We continuously learn from others and the world, ask interesting questions, test our hypotheses, make conclusions and apply knowledge. We take risks, develop and apply good judgement, cultivate our own voice, and celebrate the expression of others.
  • Remarkable - We solve hard problems. We take moon shots and swing for the fences. We operate in the realm of the adjacent possible.
  • Diversity & Inclusion - We embrace people with dignity and respect regardless of their background, race, ethnicity, age, gender, disability, belief system, nationality, or sexual orientation. We foster the appreciation of, and seek to engage, different perspectives and ideas.
  • Deliberate - We are purpose driven. We act with intention. We are organized and timely. Our actions are considerate of the best interests of our team members, customers, stakeholders, investors, the market, and ourselves.
  • Autonomy & Responsibility - We hold ourselves and each other accountable to the highest standards. We are proactive and dependable. We have a high tolerance for disciplined experimentation and failure but no tolerance for incompetence.
  • Grit & Resilience - We overcome challenges. We operate with courage, resolve, and strength of character. We make mistakes, learn from them, and break through.
  • Pride & Swagger - We take pride in our work and ourselves. We put in the extra effort, walk the walk, deliver and win. We understand our limitations, overcome them and strive for greatness. We bring our best selves and contribute to the success of our team, customers and stakeholders.
  • Fulfillment - We are content. Our work is meaningful, challenging and makes a positive difference. Our collaboration contributes to the happiness and well-being of our team and families.