Staff Software Engineer
Reporting
Posted on 2/7/2024
Ridgeline

201-500 employees

Industry investment management platform
Company Overview
Ridgeline’s mission is to give investment managers a competitive advantage with modern technology purpose-built for the industry. The company is building a new, modern platform in the public cloud, purpose-built for the investment management industry that prioritizes security, agility, and usability to empower firms like never before.
Fintech

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2018

Headquarters

Incline Village, Nevada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

41%
Locations
San Ramon, CA, USA • Reno, NV, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kotlin
Microsoft Azure
Python
React.js
AWS
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 8+ years in a software engineering position with a history of architecting and designing new products and technologies
  • Experience with Python or Kotlin, and ideally React
  • Strong proficiency in working with Aurora or similar databases, with the capability to optimize queries
  • Familiar with industry software & data sets: Bloomberg, FactSet, Refinitiv, ICE
  • Familiar with performance concepts and methodologies: TWR, Brinson Attribution, Profit and Loss
  • Experience building cloud native applications on AWS/Azure/Google Cloud
  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Science, or a related discipline
  • Willingness to learn about new technologies while simultaneously developing expertise in a business domain/problem space
  • Understand the value of automated tests at all levels
  • Ability to focus on short-term deliverables while maintaining a big-picture long term perspective
  • An aptitude for complex problem-solving
  • Ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels
Responsibilities
  • Contribute design skills and technical expertise to a team where design, strategy, and engineering collaborate closely
  • Be involved in the entire software development process, from requirements and design reviews through implementation
  • Impact a developing tech stack based on AWS back-end services
  • Participate in the creation and construction of developer-based automation that leads to scalable, high-quality applications customers will depend on to run their businesses
  • Coach, mentor, and inspire teams of product engineers that are responsible for delivering high performing, secure enterprise applications
  • Think creatively, own problems, seek solutions, and communicate clearly along the way
  • Contribute to a collaborative environment deeply rooted in learning, teaching, and transparency
Desired Qualifications
  • Buy-side technology experience