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Our success and the success of our companies starts with talent. That is why Vista Equity Partners prides itself on hiring exceptional people who have the demonstrated potential to grow and develop within our investment teams, consulting practice, and our companies over the course of their career.

To do this, we match those interested in working at Vista with opportunities that reflect their strengths and talents. We strive to provide opportunities that allow our team members to pursue their passions both in and outside of the workplace, with ample opportunities for professional development. 

Vista is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture. Our highly motivated team features individuals with a wide range of skillsets and expertise required for the multitude of Vista roles across our investment, administration, operations, and portfolio company teams.

We are committed to continually strengthening the culture of excellence within our Vista family, and a key factor in that pursuit is our people. We are honored that you are considering Vista Equity Partners for your next career move, and we look forward to hearing from you.

It’s been a fabulous career – I’ve had the opportunity to have different roles in different software companies focused in different vertical markets…in each case the company has been an incredible success story.
–Bret Bolin, SourceNet Solution, Ventyx, P2 Energy Solutions, Misys, and Vista Equity Partners



Vista Equity Partners employees identify investment opportunities and partner with management teams to create value across the software, data, and technology ecosystem
Vista Equity Partners offers roles for investment, operating, investor relations, and fund administration professionals interested in advancing their careers across all of our investment strategies


Vista Consulting Group employees partner with our companies to offer subject matter expertise, best practices, and cross-portfolio collaboration
Vista Consulting Group offers opportunities from entry-level generalists to tenured executives across functions of sales, marketing, operations, finance, human resources, recruiting and training, product management and development, corporate development, and more


Vista portfolio company employees deliver mission critical software, data, and technology solutions to hundreds of thousands of users around the world
Vista portfolio companies are seeking talent across all experience levels and functional expertise at numerous locations around the world, offering comprehensive training and development programs to employees looking to grow their skill set and advance their careers

Software Engineer


PayLease | 310 - Engineering | San Diego, CA

PayLease is a software company that provides online rent payment solutions for property management companies nationwide.

Paylease has an exciting opportunity for a  Software Engineer to join our team.  The ideal candidate will be a Software Engineer with 3+ years of experience and/or a B.S. Computer Science /Engineering and will support the continued development of its PHP/LAMP based online payment system. The ideal candidate will be able to work independently as well as part of a small focused team. The engineering team at PayLease uses the Agile/Scrum development methodology. A high degree of teamwork and flexibility are essential for this position.

  • PayLease was Founded in 2003 - Headquartered in San Diego, with operations in Chicago.
  • Among the fastest-growing technology companies in the United States.
  • Ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego
  • The Company has over 4,500 clients, supporting in excess of 12 million residents.
  • PayLease offers a casual working environment, competitive salaries, upward mobility, and a robust benefits package.
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident status required.
  • Visa Sponsorship not available.
Skills & Requirements

Essential Functions and Responsibilities (included but not limited to):

  • Design and develop object-oriented software in the PHP programming language
  • Maintain and provide ongoing support of existing PHP code base
  • Understand, write and maintain SQL code
  • Contribute to all phases of the software development process
  • Operate within the Scrum agile development methodology
  • Operate within a Linux environment
  • Communicate within and outside of the scrum team

Qualification Requirements:

  • 3+ years of  Software Engineer experience -OR- BS Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • PHP experience is strongly preferred
  • Experience with PHP/LAMP architecture and related concepts
  • Knowledge of MVC design patterns in building PHP code
  • Understanding of the fully synchronous nature of PHP
  • Experience with relational databases and writing SQL commands
  • Strong experience with GIT
  • Strong understanding of web services (SOAP and ReSTful)
  • Knowledge of web technologies; HTTP, HTML, XHTML, CSS, Javascript and AJAX
  • Experience with Linux systems and proficiency with command line syntax
  • Working knowledge of Agile/Scrum SDLC, it’s ceremonies and principals


  • Experience with RHEL/CentOS Linux as a system administrator
  • Experience writing shell scripts and Linux networking
  • Knowledge of PHP Frameworks (CodeIgniter, Eloquent)
  • Knowledge of queues and caching in a PHP/Linux environment
  • Knowledge of Web 2.0 frameworks and methods
  • Knowledge of SSO workflow and design
  • Experience implementing and supporting third party APIs (Google, AWS, etc)
  • Experience with PCI compliance
  • Knowledge of test driven development in PHPUnit
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident status required.
  • Visa Sponsorship not available.