Backend Engineer

Remote • $100k - $150k • 0.005% - 0.020%

Alpaca


Role Location

  • Remote

Compensation

  • $100k - $150k
  • 0.005% - 0.020%

Employees

26 - 50 people

Address

20 N San Mateo Dr Ste 10
San Mateo, CA, 94401, US

Tech Stack

  • Go
  • Google Cloud
  • Kubernetes
  • React
  • PostgreSQL
  • RabbitMQ

Role Description

The role is to be responsible for desiginig, implementing and maintaining our main trading platform running in k8s written in Go. The application requires low-lentency, high throughput and correct concurrency control to provide the best trading experiences to the end ures, as well as building robust batch system, flexible authentication mechanism to help business operations and expansion easily. The robustness and stability is one of the features here so code readability, testability and maintenability matter a lot while delivering new items in a timely manner to expedite our fast growing business.

About Alpaca

Alpaca API enables developers to build apps, services, trading algorithms that access US financial markets. Since the launch in the end of 2018, both transaction volume and user base have grown rapidly thanks to a very active engaged user community. We went through Y Combinator W 2019 batch and are backed by top fintech investors including Spark Capital and Social Leverage.

Company Culture

We value commitments from people who work here. We believe great result comes from great team collaboration built by each commitment and respected work.

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