Senior Staff Software Engineer
Data Persistence
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
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
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kotlin
Python
SQL
Postgres
TypeScript
AWS
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 12+ years in a software engineering position or similar function
  • 2+ years experience supporting relational databases hosted on AWS, preferably Aurora RDS
  • Proficiency in SQL or an equivalent database query language
  • Understanding of core AWS offerings such as S3, Route53, Lambda, VPC
  • Expertise in one or more of the following languages: Kotlin, Python, Typescript
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, or a related discipline
  • Aptitude for problem solving
  • Ability to communicate effectively
Responsibilities
  • Guide an evolving data persistence architecture to meet durability, availability and recovery objectives
  • Drive down Recovery Point (RPO) and Time (RTO) Objectives in partnership with stakeholders
  • Learn about the database developer experience and find opportunities to accelerate product development
  • Provide a constant focus on mitigating costs in an area impacting company profitability
  • Participate in the entire software development process, from requirements and design reviews through implementation
  • Coach, mentor, and inspire teams of software engineers responsible for delivering high performing, secure enterprise applications
  • Think creatively, own problems, seek solutions, and communicate clearly
  • Contribute to a collaborative environment rooted in learning, teaching, and transparency
Desired Qualifications
  • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL
  • Deep understanding of SQL and query performance
  • Experience managing the lifecycle of a database (i.e. upgrades, migrations)
  • History of managing databases for an enterprise grade product