Facebook pixel

Software Engineer
Venue Connectivity
Posted on 9/21/2022
London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Kafka
Data Structures & Algorithms
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
  • Financial Services experience (Buy or Sell-Side)
  • Golang experience or other structured languages (C#, C++, Java)
  • Proficient in building REST, WebSockets, and/or FIX-based APIs
  • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Database development using PostgreSQL or similar (MySQL, Oracle)
  • Excellent object oriented or functional programming experience
  • Excellent software design and debugging skills
  • Bachelor's degree or relevant work experience in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline
  • Proven ability to own outcomes and work effectively with others as required to deliver
  • Deploying software on cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, or GCP)
  • Designing client-facing APIs
  • Building performant low latency systems
  • Performance testing distributed systems
  • Understanding of containerisation and associated technologies (Docker etc)
  • Caching technologies such as Redis, Elasticache, Memcached, Hazelcast
  • Messaging/streaming technologies such as Kafka, NATs, ActiveMQ, or RabbitMQ
  • Trading experience (either digital assets or traditional markets)
  • Execution, order, or portfolio management systems
  • Building monitoring dashboards using technologies such as the ELK stack, Prometheus, Datadog, InfluxDB, Grafana
  • Passion - As a backend software engineer, you are passionate about building high-quality, performant services
  • Respect - As part of a diverse team, you have deep cultural empathy and respect for fellow workers, clients, partners, and Elwood's regulatory obligations
  • Teamwork & Communication - You value cross-team collaboration, effective communication, and efficient processes that deliver best results
  • Tenacity - You know that delivering stable, performant systems takes hard work and persistence and you bring both these qualities to table every day
  • Trust & Transparency - You are willing to share your knowledge with the rest of the team and aren't afraid to ask questions to improve your work and progress delivery
  • Excellence - Excellence is a mindset and you strive to be the best version of yourself and expect the same from others
  • Build, enhance, deploy, and support connectivity to external venues including but not limited to Exchanges, Brokers, OTC Platforms
  • Build new services to meet critical product and business needs using Golang
  • Work with engineers, designers, product managers and senior leadership to turn our product and technical vision into a tangible roadmap every quarter
  • Monitor and support all production system components
  • Estimation, design, development and testing of feature
Elwood Technologies

201-500 employees

Fintech digital assets trading platform
Company Overview
Elwood’s mission is to deliver access to digital asset markets with sophisticated data analysis, seamless best execution and portfolio management capability that institutions and other investment professionals expect across their operations. The company has a leading trading platform for investors and financial services to access digital assets, giving them the ability to adapt in an evolving market.
  • Competitive compensation package
  • A hybrid mode of working in office and working from home
  • Join one of the fastest growing FinTech companies and help shape the future of finance
  • A startup with deep financial backing and a strong market presence
  • Work with a modern technology stack and help solve high impact problems
  • We’re a Global company and have offices in London, New York, Singapore
Company Core Values
  • Passion: To achieve our growth potential, we need to have a passion for what we do and a hunger for success. We are passionate about performance. We are lifelong learners continually innovating to better serve our customers and improve our company.
  • Respect: We demonstrate high regard for clients, partners, regulatory obligations, and the Elwood family. We achieve success by creating trusted and enduring relationships, where we each contribute our own unique and diverse skills as we work towards achieving our goals.
  • Teamwork & Dedication: We foster an environment that encourages teamwork and collaboration in which the brightest minds in their respective fields can interchange ideas and strategies that help us grow. We need to fail quickly, learn from mistakes, and celebrate our successes together as a team.
  • Tenacity: Building an industry-leading company and product does not happen overnight; it’s through continued hard work, persistence, and tenacity that we will truly succeed
  • Trust & Transparency: Through a transparent open-door policy, we give our employees the freedom to create their best work and trust them to deliver outstanding results. We encourage and foster an open environment, where employees feel free to ask for and provide help to equally support each other
  • Excellence: Excellence is a mindset. Elwood employees strive to be the best version of themselves and expect the same from others because second place isn’t good enough. Our collective pursuit of excellence ensures we succeed as a team