Senior Backend Engineer
Composer | US & Canada
Build, test, and deploy automated trading strategies without any code!
Posted Sep 8, 2020

Build the infrastructure powering our automated portfolio management platform!

Composer is a no-code platform for automated investment management. Composer allows you to build, test, deploy, and manage automated investing strategies - all without writing a line of code.

As the first backend engineer at Composer you will:

  • Be responsible for designing and building critical pieces of our infrastructure
  • Work closely with the executive team to guide our decisions regarding technical architecture.

Projects you will work on:**

  • Creating a language that clients can use to define any conceivable trading strategy
  • Building a lightning-fast backtesting system to test portfolios
  • Determining the best way to store, retrieve, and share strategies

We're looking for someone who:**

  • Loves Clojure! (Clojurescript a bonus)
  • Has familiarity with cloud platforms (We use GCP)
  • Will be a technical thought leader within the company
  • Understands database design
  • Makes educated decisions when faced with uncertainty

What's it like to work at Composer?**

  • We believe you need an outsider's perspective to disrupt finance and we hire according to that belief
  • We believe the simplest solution is most likely the best one
  • We encourage self-improvement and learning new skills
  • We are venture-backed by top investors
  • We are 100% remote :)
  • We offer generous equity!
  • Our Values

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