Software Engineer - Internal Tools

Redwood City, CA
Engineering
Full-time
Wealthfront employees enable our clients to achieve their financial goals by developing sophisticated algorithms and investment strategies, intuitive user experiences, and scalable infrastructure to continuously deploy mission-critical code. Join us as we help clients create their roadmap to financial freedom and scale from $11 billion in assets under management to trillions (yes, trillions)

Under the hood is our Brokerage and Banking Platform. It is a service-oriented architecture which handles hundreds of thousands of securities trades (worth hundreds of millions) every day without missing a beat. Just as AWS does for Amazon, our brokerage platform creates the foundation underlying our industry-leading financial products.

We are looking for an experienced full-stack engineer to guide the technical direction of the internal front-end for our Banking and Brokerage Platform. Our ideal candidate has strong full-stack technical skills, has an interest in financial systems, and loves to communicate directly with customers.

Requirements:

    • 3+ years in a full-stack software engineering role
    • Ability to drive delivery of impactful full-stack features by working directly with customers
    • Experience with Ruby on Rails or similar server-side framework (such as Express or Django)
    • Knowledge of ES5 and ES6 Javascript, popular frameworks, and modern toolchains
    • Passion for agile, test-driven development, continuous integration, and automated testing
    • BS, MS, or PhD in computer science, math, physics, or related field
Everyone across the financial spectrum deserves to live secure and rewarding lives. In order to successfully serve clients across the United States, the Wealthfront team is focused on hiring team members with a diverse range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Wealthfront
Wealthfront’s vision is to optimize and automate our clients' finances exclusively through software. We've engineered a platform that delivers highly personalized advice and services including investment management, financial planning, and personal banking.

Wealthfront employees enable our clients to achieve their financial goals by developing sophisticated algorithms and investment strategies, intuitive user experiences and scalable infrastructure to continuously deploy mission-critical code. Join us as we help clients create their roadmap to financial freedom and scale from $11 billion in assets under management to trillions (yes, trillions).