Software engineer for financial technology startup


Place of work
Remote work
Contract type
full-time, part-time
Start date
Dec 15 2019
Wage (gross)
20 - 40 EUR/hour

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

For the purpose of this request, we are looking for a skilled software engineer, ideally with at least some familiarity with traditional financial technology, who will help us with our mission.

We appreciate beautiful and easy to understand code, prefer working ith types (even in python), and the ability to work on your own initiative.

We think looking at your past projects is worth more than a thousand words. If you worked on open source projects, or you have ones of your own, this is a strong plus for you. We are looking for someone who enjoys programming.

The successful candidate would join our existing team, which collaborates through a decentralized, and a very horizontal hierarchy.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

computer science, mathematics, engineering

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

C# - advanced
Python - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

Required skills:
- Education: at minimum Bachelor/Master in quantitative finance, computer science, math, applied physics, engineering, or similar analysis focused type of degree.
- Experience: full time programming, 3+ years
Programming languages: C#, Python, SQL (can also be MySQL, etc)
- Language: fluent in English, all communications across our current 3 time-zones are in English. For communication we use mainly Slack, WhatsApp and Skype.

Nice to have qualities/skills
- Education: PhD in quantitative finance, computer science, math, applied physics, engineering, or similar analysis focused type of degree.
- Any level of (quantitative) trading experience a strong plus
- Experience with implementing system architectures in cloud platforms such as AWS, VULTR, Azure, Google Cloud
- Experience and good understanding with standard technology protocols and their implementations such TCP, UDP, HTTPS as well as their underlying/derived technologies
- Programming languages (in addition to required): C++, Rust


Brief description of the company

We are a financial technology integration startup, with focus on connecting talent (PMs with proven track record) with capital (clients with proven ability to provide capital inflows going forward).

For the purpose of integrating talent with capital, we offer services on the soft-skill side, such as advisory on talent sourcing, advisory on deal construction between talent and investors, etc.

On the hard-skill side we implement any technology relevant for signed talent-capital deals to succeed, such as trade execution technology, data access technology, risk and performance reporting technology, and more.

Number of employees

5-9 employees

Company address

ID: 3814935  Dátum zverejnenia: 22.11.2019  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny: 20 - 40 EUR/hour