Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

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Job ID:
2505608
Location:
Chicago, IL
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
60601
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
09.15.2018
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Job Description:

Prestigious Financial Markets Start-up Firm is currently seeking a Senior Full Stack Software Engineer. Candidate will be building end-to-end applications for trading crypto-currencies.

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 supportibility 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.

Technologies:

  • TypeScript
  • React
  • Redux
  • Node.js
  • PostgresSQL

Qualifications:

  • 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 team's 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.
Company Info
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