Software Engineer - Calculations and Asset Modeling

New York, NY
Engineering
Full-time

Addepar is the financial operating system designed to bring common sense and ethical, data-driven investing to the financial world. Addepar handles all types of assets in any currency so investors and advisors have a clearer financial picture at every level, all in one place. With customizable reporting, financial managers can visualize and communicate relevant information to anyone who needs it. Secure, scalable, and fast, Addepar is purpose-built to power the global financial system. More than 200 single and multi-family offices, wealth advisors, large financial institutions, endowments, and foundations track more than $550 billion of assets on Addepar's platform.  Addepar has offices in Silicon Valley, New York, Chicago, and Salt Lake City.

Our users rely on Addepar's calculations to analyze their portfolio, make trading decisions, and report performance to their clients. As part of Addepar's Calculations and Asset Modeling team, you'll be responsible for the correctness and performance of these calculations, along with the health of the framework we use to execute them.

From vanilla bonds to rate swaps and private equity funds, Addepar must model a large and ever-growing set of assets. Each time you add support for a new class of securities, you'll grow the set of potential clients Addepar can sell to. You'll have a direct impact on growing the business. You'll also have the chance to shape the underlying framework and data models that we use to describe these assets.

Engineering is at the core of Addepar and we are looking to add the best, brightest, and most passionate software engineers to our team. If you are excited about doing the best work of your career and you enjoy the rush of shipping high quality code to production every day we’re excited to meet you! Our software engineers come from a variety of backgrounds, ranging from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to finance tech veterans. What they have in common is tremendous talent and dedication to architecting, implementing, and shipping high quality software.

Requirements

    • B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Computer Science or related technical field.
    • 3+ years experience as a software engineer.
    • Familiarity with basic financial instruments and calculations.
    • Ability to write readable, performant, and extensible code.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to work smoothly with other engineers and product managers.
    • Willingness to mentor others in areas of expertise.
    • Experience with Java or Ember.js is a plus.
    • Experience leading teams or projects is a plus.