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.
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
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; participating in educational opportunities;
reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :
Understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies such as Agile Development Method / DevOps
Object Oriented Programming and SOLID Principles
Required Database experience : MS SQL (Mid Advanced)
Good oral and written communication skills
NET Framework : ASP.Net MVC, .Net Core
Experience with JS Frameworks : NodeJS, ReactJS, Redux, AngularJS
Experience with Testing Frameworks : mocha, expect, enzyme
Cross-platform development experience (Ubuntu / Linux, Windows, etc.)
Understands web protocols (HTTP / 1.1, SSL / TLS, HTTP / 2, WebSockets, etc.)
Experience with REST API’s
Source code control tools (VSTS, GIT)
Practical asynch and multithreading programming experience
Basic understanding of Microservices and event-driven architectures
Basic understanding of Cloud Infrastructure such as AWS and Azure is a plus
Basic understanding of network topologies and TCP / IP protocol
High level understanding of DevOps practices such as Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD) is a plus
Scripting and automation (i.e., Bash, Powershell, etc.)
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
5+ years of application development experience