TradeStation is an
on-line 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.
We are looking for driven individuals to help us build applications that will define the future of trading. This is a unique opportunity to work on a new app that will create a community of traders and help traders to build the skills necessary to be successful.
Success in this role requires an eagerness to learn, a desire to lead, creative thinking and a self-starter mindset.
This position will be responsible for developing services which will drive backend and frontend applications. Success in this role will require building scalable microservices on a modern cloud native technology stack.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES :
Design, build, maintain, and operate web frontend applications
Take high-level requirements, design and build features which deliver value to customers
Build and maintain a CI / CD testing pipeline to ensure product quality and limit regressions
Build observability solutions to monitor performance and optimize customer experience
Work in a DevOps environment, where development teams own both the development and operational responsibilities
As a senior engineer, provide leadership and mentorship to other engineers
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES : Required :
Strong understanding of object-oriented design principles (e.g. SOLID)
Strong understanding of Web protocols and related standards (HTTP 1.1+, SSL / TLS, WebSockets, etc)
Knowledge of best practices for building web applications for long term manageability
Deep understanding of the entire web development lifecycle
Experience integrating web applications to backends via modern technologies (e.g. WebSockets, REST, GraphQL)
Familiarity working in an Agile environment and demonstrated success with structured testing practices such as automated unit testing, integration testing, TDD and continuous delivery
Experience with Continuous Integration tools (e.g. GitLab CI, Azure DevOps, Jenkins)
Experience building responsive web apps for multiple devices
Knowledge of one or more modern general-purpose programming languages (e.g. Python, Golang, C#, Java)
Services experience to assist in building web-optimized APIs
Brokerage / trading domain knowledge and experience
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent work experience
Must have 3+ years of professional experience