Senior Software Engineer - Apex Crypto (remote) at PEAK6
“Software Engineers ” Join our Cryptocurrency team!!
Are you passionate about building an open financial system that brings the world together? Join our mission! We have built a next generation trading platform that has experienced extraordinary growth.
We are looking for talented engineers to capture the opportunities in front of us.
What you'll do all day:
- Design, Develop and Implement; reactive, autonomous micro-services
- Think through hard problems and solve them at all layers of the enterprise
- Develop and maintain a clean and consistent Code.
- Write self-documenting and well-tested sustainable code.
- Work as a part of small, productive development team.
- Puts an emphasis on code quality, peer reviews and strong engineering practices
What you need to succeed:
- Experience with – Financial Markets, Execution Platforms, Foreign Exchange
- Crypto currency a big plus.
- A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar field.
- Multiple years of professional experience working as a part of a team.
- Experience with automated testing, CI pipelines, peer reviews.
- Agile Environment a plus.
- A strong proficiency and in-depth understanding of Go, Java or C++
- Demonstrated skills in process and algorithm design
- Ability to learn new and unfamiliar technologies quickly, as required
- Strong understanding of RESTful API conventions and distributed architecture
- Experience with Kafka, Protobufs, and reactive, multi-tenant applications
- A DevSecOps mindset and experience with cloud-native applications
- Infrastructure-as-code is a plus
All of our employees have these traits. You should, too.
Life at PEAK6
We want you to like coming to work so we work really hard to make your job fun and different from any other.
As a backend engineer at PEAK6 Technologies, you can enjoy:
- Generous medical, vision and dental plans
- Matching 401(k) programs
- Adoption assistance & family leave
- Sabbatical program
- Massage days
- Poker tournament with a grand prize of a World Series of Poker buy in
- Sports leagues
- Cornhole tournaments
- Annual PEAK6 Party
- Yoga classes
- Tuition reimbursement
- Lasik eye discount
- Philanthropy events
- Annual wellness screens and flu shots
- Bagel Fridays/expiration lunches
- Birthday gifts
- Charitable matching gift program