• New York
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Website Artivest

Artivest is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to help enrich and scale its industry-changing platform. We are looking for problem solvers who are passionate about building robust technology to change industries.

Artivest is a NYC and San Diego based fintech company that is redefining the way investors and advisors access alternative investments. By combining deep expertise in financial services with best-in-class technology, our team is delivering solutions that introduce efficiency and transparency to an operationally-intensive industry. You will work on a product that empowers investors and advisors to evaluate alternative investment opportunities, seamlessly subscribe to new investments, and monitor performance through a simple, intuitive interface.

You will be exposed to a wide array of the technologies used in a data-driven, fast-growing company along with the latest financial technologies that power the world’s largest financial institutions. We develop code in a fast-paced and iterative environment, using agile to quickly pivot to the needs of our clients. Our tech stack is composed of Python and Django on the back-end and AngularJS and ReactJS on the front-end.

What You’ll Do

  • Work closely with out product team to strategically solve business problems
  • Deeply learn and understand our product and client-base
  • Write scalable, testable, and maintainable code
  • Strategically pay down tech-debt
  • Champion initiatives and projects to the team
  • Mentor fellow Engineers on best practices, architecture, and problem solving
  • Provide senior guidance to more junior engineers during the development process
  • Stay up to date on relevant new technologies and methodologies
  • Code review using high-quality coding standards and methodologies

Who You Are

  • Passionate about solving problems
  • Excited to use technology to solve business problems
  • Have a high bar for quality, but understand the realistic trade-offs needed to deliver a solution
  • A mentor who enjoys to help guide more junior team members toward the best solution
  • Committed to team development and knowledge sharing
  • Can take a concept from brainstorming to release
  • Able to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Open-minded and aware that there are many ways to solve a problem
  • Strong coder

What You’ve Done

  • 5+ years experience as a Software Engineer
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related discipline
  • Strong back-end skills with Python and Django/Flask/Pyramid or Ruby and Ruby on Rails
  • A deep understanding of ORMs and their impact on relational database
  • Basic Front-end skills using a modern framework
  • Designed and built REST APIs
  • Relational database development – familiar with MySQL/PostgreSQL (Mongo / Redis)
  • Deeply understand OO design and CS concepts