Senior Staff Software Engineer
Service Discovery and Communication
Updated on 2/21/2024
Robinhood

1,001-5,000 employees

Accessible, affordable trading and investment platform.
Company Overview
Robinhood is a pioneering financial services company that democratizes finance by offering accessible and affordable trading services to all, regardless of wealth or industry knowledge. The company's competitive advantage lies in its intuitive platform, which simplifies trading and investing in stocks, options, and cryptocurrencies, and its commitment to inclusivity, which breaks down traditional barriers in the financial industry. As an industry leader, Robinhood is recognized for its technical innovation, including its proprietary clearing system, and its commitment to transparency and customer empowerment.
Fintech

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$7.4B

Founded

2013

Headquarters

West Menlo Park, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

-21%
Locations
Menlo Park, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA • Bellevue, WA, USA
Experience Level
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CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Strong understanding of Networking and Microservice Architecture
  • Experience with writing highly concurrent systems and load balancing techniques
  • Proven ability to design large scale, distributed systems
  • Expertise in reliability, scalability, and correctness
  • History of creating and applying new processes and tooling to increase engineering efficiency
Responsibilities
  • Create and drive the technical strategy, standards, and roadmap
  • Design large scale, distributed systems within the team
  • Identify and drive optimizations and improvements to the infrastructure and systems
  • Contribute as a hands-on contributor for critical projects on the roadmap
  • Mentor and up-level the team
  • Contribute to open source projects
Desired Qualifications
  • Passion in mentoring junior engineers and improving the engineering craftsmanship