Backend Software Engineer
Posted on 4/7/2022

201-500 employees

Wealth management platform for investors & advisors
Company Overview
Addepar's mission is to create a more transparent financial system. The company provides wealth managers with real-time portfolio reporting and insights required to make and implement better investment decisions. By helping people achieve the best possible outcomes, Addepar aims to get more assets flowing into more impactful investments and ideas, benefiting our society as a whole.
Edinburgh, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Apache Flink
Software Engineering
  • 2+ years experience as a professional Software Engineer
  • Proficiency with one or more object-oriented programming language (Java and/or Python preferred) and/or compiled language (Go, Rust, Scala preferred)
  • Experience building systems with Relational or NoSQL database storage
  • BS+ in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics or other highly technical field paired with software industry experience
  • Ability to lead complex projects, relationships and timelines. Excels working in a cross disciplinary team/environment
  • (Plus) Experience in one or more strongly typed server side programming language (ex: Java, C++)
  • (Plus) Experience with distribution storage & execution frameworks (ex. Arrow, Spark, Flink, Storm)
  • We're seeking a Backend Software Engineer to work within our Forward Deployed Engineering team that partners directly with key technical & strategic counterparts at Addepar's largest enterprise engagements. From building custom data integrations to extending platform capabilities; an Engineer on the team operates with the autonomy and ownership to drive ground-breaking change for Addepar's customers. You will work in small teams with minimal supervision to set priorities, lead client interactions, and be responsible for the end-to-end delivery of critically important projects
  • Each engagement will take on a slightly different shape, providing a wide breadth of opportunities to solve complex technical challenges, explore new and emerging technologies, and most importantly deliver high value customer outcomes. You will be responsible for taking lessons learned and value gathered in the field and turning it into scalable and repeatable long term solutions. You will spend time collaborating with teams across Addepar's engineering and product organization; providing valuable insight to inform design strategy and contributing directly to the core product code base
  • Our group operates as an extension of the platform rather than a services organization. This distinction allows us to partner with customers in a highly collaborative fashion with a focus on measurable outcomes, rather than billable hours. You will partner with other members of the team to continuously evaluate the dynamic landscape of opportunities, strategic priorities, and commitments - ensuring that the team is always focused on solving the most important & impactful problems