Principal Engineer
Platform
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
DriveWealth

201-500 employees

Enables global fractional equities trading via mobile
Company Overview
DriveWealth is a pioneering company in the field of fractional equities trading and embedded investing, providing a robust, cloud-based technology platform that enables over 100 global partners to offer branded investing experiences. The company's culture is rooted in its commitment to continuous evolution and innovation, as evidenced by its industry-leading APIs that streamline every stage of the investing journey. With a reach spanning the U.S., LATAM, EMEA, and APAC, DriveWealth's technology empowers partners to provide affordable market access to more than 16 million investors, thereby driving customer acquisition, loyalty, retention, and revenue growth.
Data & Analytics
Fintech
B2B

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$559.2M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Jersey City, New Jersey

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

22%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
NoSQL
SQL
Apache Kafka
Java
AWS
Go
Maven
Redis
Linux/Unix
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Over 8 years of experience with high performance Golang or Java development
  • Strong experience with Golang / Java 8+ coding standards and best practices for application development
  • Experience with AWS services and platform
  • Experience with Maven
  • Must know how to write effective unit/integration tests
  • Understanding of JSON, JMS, Jackson and Kafka or other messaging
  • Experience with NoSQL and SQL database environments
  • Experience with a 24x7, highly-available architecture
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven experience and ability to mentor, lead, and manage other engineers
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the technical design and delivery of new Golang and Java projects using exciting, cutting-edge technology
  • Develop enhancements to existing Golang and Java applications as well as build new applications from the ground up
  • Develop your own test cases and enhance existing testing framework
  • Monitor production systems, troubleshoot issues, and assist in remediation fixes
  • Assist in recommending and facilitating future maintenance and enhancements
  • Lead other engineers and enable them to be successful and productive through the entire SDLC
  • Help manage agile development process for small team
Desired Qualifications
  • Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services. Certification as an architect with AWS is a plus
  • Experience with Kafka and Redis or other messaging and caching technologies
  • Experience with Linux and writing scripts to extract and transform data
  • Multiple years experience in fin-tech specifically Post Trade, e-commerce, or analytics companies
  • Agile development
  • IBM MQ