Senior Software Engineer - Astral

at IEX open_in_new
New York, NY, USA
Job type
full time
Job level
1 year ago
python numpy pandas rest flask

Job description

At IEX, we’re building scalable technology to help achieve our mission of creating fairer markets. We’re currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team and help us build new products. This person will have the opportunity to solve complex problems and will be involved in a new firm initiative.  If you want to work in a fast-paced environment with a highly collaborative FinTech team changing Wall Street for the better – join us!

About you

  • Detail-oriented and you take pride in writing beautiful code
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Collaborative team player
  • Strong communicator

What you’ll do

  • Guide system design, including architecture, cloud implementation, and database administration
  • Organize priorities and strategy with internal and external stakeholders
  • Execute and oversee timely and reliable execution of technical projects in an agile environment
  • Contribute to architectural and functional specifications
  • Administer consistent coding and process standards
  • Ensure efficient and comprehensive satisfaction of information security and compliance audits
  • Build scalable core framework and components
  • Develop and maintain app components
  • Build and design solutions that mitigate risk and increase efficiencies
  • Design and implement APIs

Your background

  • 5+ years’ experience architecting large scale, distributed, high performance systems
  • 2+ years' demonstrated use of Python (NumPy, Pandas, Flask RESTful Web Services)
  • Object-oriented programming expertise
  • PKI encryption and strong cybersecurity understanding
  • Commercial application using Spark or similar big data frameworks
  • Experience designing data environments in AWS, GCP, Azure, or other public cloud offerings
  • Nice-to-haves:
    • Masters or higher in computer science
    • Genuine interest in data science or applied quantitative research
    • Security clearance or 3+ years of handling sensitive data

Here at IEX, we are dedicated to an inclusive workplace and culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. This policy not only complies with all applicable laws and protects workers' rights but is vital to IEX’s overall mission and values.

Company description

IEX Group operates the Investors Exchange (IEX), a U.S. stock exchange taking on the NYSE-Nasdaq duopoly with a mission to build fairer markets by setting new standards for performance and transparency. Our team melds disruptor ethos with a commitment to fairness and transparency, using technology and data science to change Wall Street for the better. IEX Group was recently named to Wealthfront's 2019 Career-Launching Companies List. 

Interested in the position? Apply now!