POSITION: Engineering Lead

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THE POSITION

As part of our expansion, Solidus is looking for a versatile lead engineer to help build and manage a team of developers as we take our already running product and infrastructure to the next level and respond to intensifying client demand. This is a leadership position, and we are looking for the right person to help advance our ambitious vision and grow with the company. A strong candidate should be confident in her or his ability to coordinate development efforts and fulfill coding deadlines corresponding with a constantly evolving ecosystem. As a young startup we are looking for leaders who can manage teams and see the big picture, but are also ready to roll up their sleeves, commit code and engage with the demanding day to day of a growing company in an extremely dynamic space.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build and lead a team of highly performant engineers

  • Coordinate activities across multiple internal and customer teams

  • Perform key team roles in an Agile software development environment (Scrum Master, Product Manager)

  • Manage ambiguity and energize the team to stay focused on short term and long-term goals

  • Earn trust through regular communication with senior management on status, risks and change control

  • Own the metrics for project success. Define, measure and report on these metrics.

  • Be resourceful and find creative solutions to complex technical and organizational challenges

  • Write documentation and test plans

  • Demonstrate extraordinary people skills, customer obsession and attention to detail


REQUIRED SKILLS

  • 12+ years programming experience including multithreading and performance tuning

  • 5+ years Python development

  • Strong object oriented skills; deep expertise and hands on programming experience in Core Java or Scala or Go.

  • Experience with designing and implementing microservices architecture

  • Experience working with any of the NOSQL Databases (e.g.: HBase, Mongodb, Cassandra etc.).

  • Experience working with KDB+, Q query language preferred

  • Experience working with messaging technologies such as Kafka, RabbitMQ

  • Exposure to blockchain technology and Solidity

  • Exposure to web development technologies Angular, NodeJS, ReactJS

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science

  • Previous experience in the financial services field, with an emphasis on trading/lending technology preferred

  • Exposure to Machine Learning Models and technologies (e.g.: Pyspark, Spark ML, etc.) preferred

  • Excellent people management skills; set appropriate timelines to achieve successful results