Backend Engineer

Backend Engineer

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Company

Finance is the invisible machinery that directs people and resources of this planet. Creating a open, fair and efficient market is the highest leverage way to drive long term human progress.

We aim to completely dismantle the existing hedge fund industry by democratizing access to data and intelligence. Leveraging advancements in machine learning and blockchain, we have created the world's first quant hedge fund powered by a decentralized network of AIs. And it's growing.

Our core values are optimism, ambition, humility, creativity and excellence. We want to work with people who we can trust and enjoy spending time with. We operate with open mindedness and transparency, and we expect honesty and accountability from each other.

Finance is the invisible machinery that directs people and resources of this planet. Creating a open, fair and efficient market is the highest leverage way to drive long term human progress.

Responsibilities

– Build and maintain an API used by over 40,000 data scientists

– Manage and support a highly technical user base

– Handle cryptocurrency payments of over $100K/wk and growing

– Be a steward of our early engineering culture

Requirements

– Ability to write very high-quality, well-tested code

– Strong communication and collaboration skills

– Passion for the benefits of a open and efficient financial market

Desired

– Experience building and maintaining mission critical systems in production

– Experience building internal tools and automation

– Experience with Python, Go, Elixir, Postgres, AWS

– Experience with distributed or decentralized systems

– Experience with security, networking and devops

– Strong grasp of statistics, game theory and machine learning

 

Benefits

– Whole body cryogenic preservation

– Make a meaningful impact on the blockchain revolution at a futuristic hedge fund backed by Union Square Ventures, Fred Ehrsam and Naval Ravikant.

– Strong bonus incentives