TradeStation is an
online brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.
We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.
POSITION SUMMARY : The Software Engineer is accountable for designing, building and deploying software solutions for enhancements and / or new TradeStation products.
The engineer will be responsible for writing code, developing, automating unit tests, and debugging system services. In this role you will be expected to be pro-active, self-driven and knowledgeable in both current programming languages and technologies.
You will be responsible for the quality, uptime and resilience of your applications. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
Correctly analyze requirements and design an appropriate solution using the optional balance of existing and new technology to best meet the system functional and performance goals
DevOps practices such as Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD)
Collaborate always with a team-oriented mindset; resourceful and able to effectively collaborate across a matrix organization
Willing and eager to integrate new technologies into your daily work
Modify software to fix defects and assist with design / re-design of features for currently released products
Interact with Product Managers or Product Owners to define system requirements or modifications
Work and collaborate with DevOps engineers to test software during development process
Assist in devising / documenting procedures for installation and maintenance
Write and automate implementation scripts for production deployments
Eager to update job knowledge by studying new development tools and programming techniques is key; participate in educational opportunities;
read professional publications; maintain personal networks; participate in professional organizations
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :
Good oral and written communication skills
Strong in Object Oriented Programming and SOLID Principles
Strong knowledge in C#
Good experience with .NET Framework : ASP.Net MVC, .Net Core
Good Experience with REST API’s
Required Database experience : MS SQL (Mid - Advanced)
Cross-platform development experience (Ubuntu / Linux, Windows, etc.)
Source code control tools (GIT)
Experience with Continuous Integration tools (e.g. GitLab CI, Jenkins)
Good understand of web protocols (HTTP / 1.1, SSL / TLS, HTTP / 2, WebSockets, etc.)
Ability to complete complex and large software upgrades
Practical asynch and multithreading programming experience
Good understanding of Cloud Native technologies like Kubernetes, Docker
Good understanding of Microservices and event-driven architectures
Good understanding of Cloud Infrastructure in AWS and tools such as Cloud Formation and Stacker is a plus
Good understanding of network topologies and TCP / IP protocol
Scripting and automation (i.e. Python, Bash, Powershell, etc.)
Familiarity working in an Agile environment and demonstrated success with structured testing practices such as automated unit testing, regression testing, TDD and continuous delivery
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
5+ years of application development experience.
Open source projects activity is a plus (GitHub).