Senior Product Engineer - Data Management

Senior Product Engineer - Data Management

Job Title: Senior Product Engineer - Data Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: US$140000.00 - US$200000.00 per annum + stocks + benefits
Reference: HQ00074940_1529931511
Contact Name: Emma Hage
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 25, 2018 13:58

Job Description

My client is a growing and successful fintech blockchain start-up who builds advanced and groundbreaking blockchain software for global financial institutions and government entities. They have created a unique and valuable program which has developed significantly since they began operation. This is a fast-growing area where they are pioneers of commercializing blockchain technology.

They are looking for a Senior Product Engineer who will be responsible for building the specific products using their general-purpose blockchain platform. This involves working across the entire
stack, designing and implementing UIs, middleware services and smart contract modules written in their internal domain-specific language. Smart contracts must specify both the data models for financial instruments and all associated workflows that operate on them. Example middleware services are API gateways, user management, file management and notification systems.

This role sits within the company's data business, which is applying blockchain technology to the distribution and management of financial data. The initial focus will be on index data, following a recent pilot project with a renowned financial institution. The role will involve designing and building a new data management product, in a team of engineers working closely with the product, QA and operations teams. Customers of this business are typically large financial institutions, and the role will also require engagement with their technology teams. The person filling this role is expected to instantiate best practices in software development, meet deadlines and adapt to changing business requirements.

Required Skills & Experience
Depth of experience with data delivery/management systems
Familiarity with different types of financial markets data, esp. index data
Track record developing enterprise software and moving it into production
7+ years of professional experience with Java/C++/.NET/Python or similar
Experience with continuous integration / continuous delivery
Proven ability to architect novel systems from the ground up
Fluent with *nix command line
Experience developing web front-ends
Git/GitHub (or similar DVCS)

Familiarity with the Apache Suite
Experience with functional programming
Experience working with Docker or other containerization technologies
Professional experience with Javascript/HTML/CSS
Comfortable with modern frameworks, e.g. React
Financial markets knowledge
Experience interfacing with external customers

Unfortunately, my client is unable to provide H1B Visa transfers at this time and can only consider US Citizens or Green Card Holders.Â

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