Full Stack Engineer - Trading

Company: Request Technology - Anthony Honquest
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 13.SEP.2018


Full Stack Engineer - Trading Chicago, IL $120-180K +bonus Prestigious Financial Firm is seeking a Full Stack Engineer to assist with build...


Full Stack Engineer - Trading
Chicago, IL
$120-180K +bonus

Prestigious Financial Firm is seeking a Full Stack Engineer to assist with building end-to-end applications for trading cryptocurrencies. We are seeking a smart, driven individual that can help us deliver an institutional experience. We are a high performing team looking for an equally ambitious teammate.

Role Responsibilities

Building performant and trustworthy customer-facing applications.

Working across the entire stack of an application. From UI interactions to APIs and databases.

Keeping security at the forefront of every commit.

Proactively identifying and advocating the need for features, refactoring, and automated tests that are vital to the stability and supportability of the exchange.

Staying apprised of technology trends and updating the application suite pragmatically.

Collaborating with other non-technical teams to define and deliver solutions for customer needs.

Continuously learn your craft but also the business of a cryptocurrency exchange.

Relevant Stack






Role Requirements

~5 years of experience in software engineering.

Expert at writing JavaScript.

Expert at creating complex applications using modern JavaScript frameworks.

Expert at taking applications and features from inception to delivery.

Expert at writing maintainable and well tested code.

Solid understanding of using Git, Github, and continuous integration tools.

Solid understanding of deploying and hosting web applications.

Solid understanding of database schema design using SQL and NoSQL databases.

Comfortable working in a Linux environment.

Willingness to participate in the teams on-call rotation and help the exchange support team when necessary.

TypeScript experience preferred, but not required.

Relevant experience from an exchange, proprietary trading firm or top tier bank preferred, but not required.

Familiarity with cryptocurrencies and the underlying technologies strongly preferred, but not required.

Work in Chicago.

Entrepreneurial and independent

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