Software Engineer
Optimizely
Updated on 1/30/2024
Grayscale Investments

51-200 employees

Digital currency asset management and investment services
Company Overview
Grayscale Investments, the world's largest digital currency asset manager, offers a secure and compliant gateway to the digital economy through a diverse range of investment products. The company's culture is one of introspection and ambition, using industry downturns as opportunities for growth and alignment. Their competitive advantage lies in their proven track record, unrivaled expertise, and the variety of their offerings, including private placements, public quotations, and ETFs.
Financial Services

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$886.6M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Stamford, Connecticut

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

11%
Locations
Stamford, CT, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
RabbitMQ
Agile
React.js
MySQL
NoSQL
Node.js
SQL
JIRA
Vue.js
Redis
MongoDB
AngularJS
Django
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years of full stack software development
  • Experience working with Optimizely
  • Familiarity with modern frontend frameworks (e.g., Svelte, React, Angular, Vue.js) and backend technologies (e.g., Node.js, Django, Spring)
  • Knowledge of relational databases (e.g., MySQL, SQL Server) and proficiency in SQL
  • Proficient with building cloud-based applications
  • Experience building API integrations with third-party/vendor platforms
  • Experience with queueing frameworks like SQS, Rabbit MQ
  • Learn new technologies quickly and can comfortably and effectively discuss the tradeoffs and benefits of various approaches with engineering team and product managers
  • Bachelor’s Degree, coding boot camp, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work in an agile environment
Responsibilities
  • Participate in the entire software development lifecycle, including requirements analysis, design, implementation, testing, and deployment
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements, automation, and optimization of existing systems and applications
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of a proprietary investor portal web application, ensuring its scalability, performance, and security
  • Develop and maintain software systems that adhere to SOX compliance requirements and support regulatory obligations
  • Manage and enhance existing APIs and system integrations to ensure seamless communication between different systems and platforms
  • Become familiar with Unqork’s no code platform, learn the key aspects of the platform
  • Review Unqork application architecture and configuration before promotion
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Finance, Operations, Marketing, Legal, and Compliance, to understand their technology requirements and develop solutions that meet their needs
  • Provide estimates and recommendations on how to break up features for delivery via Jira project management
  • Clearly and effectively communicate product delays, and remediation across the organization
  • Effectively collaborate with our external integration partners to ensure high-quality results
  • Provide analysis on vendor products advantages, limitations, and security
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior engineers, fostering a culture of learning and growth within the team
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working in a regulated industry and/or Financial Services
  • Interest in digital assets/distributed networks and how they will reshape global finance
  • Automation testing frameworks (Playwright)
  • Cloud networking and security
  • Experience in architecting, analysis and development on any No/Low-Code development platform
  • Knowledge of NoSQL databases (MongoDb, CouchDb)
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management platforms like Okta, Auth0
  • Experience with caching frameworks like Redis