Lead Full Stack Developer, Server-side ( Clojure)
Parkside | San Francisco
Simplifying global access to US stocks
Posted Apr 9, 2019

Parkside is simplifying global access to US stocks through regulatory innovation and modern technology. We're a registered US broker-dealer providing access to US stocks for individuals around the world - starting with China. Soon, our customers will be able to invest globally using their local currency, low fees and no minimums.


  • Design, implement, and test the functions for stock trading middle and back-office systems including;
  • User and account management
  • Identity verifications
  • Order and execution management
  • Account maintenance such as allocation, adjustment, and Corporate Actions
  • Fund transfer management
  • Stock records and ledgers, etc.
  • Design, implement and test administrative UI in ClojureScript
  • Develop UI with front-end developers when needed
  • Participate in job interview, help on-boarding, and mentor engineers.


  • Professional experience, proficiency, or eager to master the following technologies;
  • Clojure/ClojureScript
  • Java and other JVM languages
  • Experience on functional languages, e.g. Scala, Java8 lambda, Functional Javascript, etc.
  • Apache Kafka
  • AWS technology stack
  • Development workflow on GitHub and Git in general
  • Docker
  • Willing to work in lean-Kanban style project management.
  • Ability to work in small, high paced, dispersed teams in multiple time-zones, with self-discipline and autonomy.
  • Experience in microservices architecture
  • Domain knowledge in stock brokerage business and willingness to analyze regulations and rules and implement.
  • Experience as a team lead a plus


• Clojure

• Clojurescript


• Apache Kafka

• Cognitect Datomic

• Docker

• Docker Compose

• Kubernetes

• Rancher

• ClickUp

• GitHub

• Quay

• Slack

• Quip

• Wercker

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