Senior Software Engineer

$150,000 - $400,000 yearly
  • Ikigai Asset Management
  • Remote
  • May 26, 2021
Full time Data Engineering Engineering - Backend Engineering - Data Engineering - Frontend

Job Description

Requirements (technical):

  • Experience with Databases (SQL) and other structured data (Redis, CSVs, NoSQL is a plus)
  • Serious Python skills 
  • Strong understanding of infosec, best practices, security in general
  • Knowledge and experience with using APIs for data ingestion, real-time streaming web socket, and REST
  • Experience with testing frameworks, especially unit tests
  • Familiar with git 
  • Understanding of Unix/Linux command line
  • Experience with AWS
  • Able to do front-end stuff if needed (understand the basics of HTML, CSS, etc.)
  • Opinionated about scaling solutions, tradeoffs & cost/benefit 
  • Several years (5+) of professional experience, computer science degree is a plus

Requirements (non-technical): 

  • Easy to work with, must be able to communicate with engineers and mere mortals
  • Strong work ethic
  • Fit with our culture, especially trust and openness 
  • Alignment with our ethos  
  • Long-term thinker
  • Able to explain crypto/Bitcoin
  • Comfortable working on projects in a team or solo

Other Information: 

  • Full time
  • Benefits
  • Bonus based on performance

Reports to – Head of Quant Strategy