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Sr Software Engineer - Android in Work From Home at TradeStation

Date Posted: 3/1/2023

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Who We Are:
TradeStation is an online brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge. At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation. 

What We Are Looking For:
Our mobile development team is seeking an Android Developer who is passionate about creating amazing mobile experiences for users. We are seeking to develop the best mobile trading experience and need talented individuals to play a key role in achieving that goal.
We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to execute on our global vision for our mobile trading apps. Developers on the mobile team have the opportunity of working on apps that are critical to the future of trading in an increasingly mobile world. More and more online trading is happening from mobile devices, and we are working to provide our customers with the best tools to enable their success.

What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Design and build advanced applications for Android used daily by thousands of active traders
  • Create tests for robustness, usability, and general reliability
  • Build and maintain a CI/CD testing pipeline to ensure product quality and limit regressions
  • Build observability solutions to monitor performance and customer experience
  • Improve and maintain applications with a focus on optimizing performance 
  • Be a driver of innovation, technical thought leader and mentor to less experienced engineers 
  • Act as a Technical Lead for the Agile development team 
  • Be an expert in mobile technologies, and use that expertise to find ways to bring advanced trading concepts to mobile users in an intuitive way
The Skills You Bring:
  • Demonstrated technical leadership as a team member in a hands-on role. Leading by example is expected
  • Experience as a lead developer, making design decisions, performing code reviews and mentoring team members
  • Must be a team player that is assertive, passionate, driven, and goal-oriented
  • Strong combination of technical skills and intellectual ability
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organization and prioritization skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to adapt and learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Open to new ideas and stays up to speed in the fast-changing mobile space
  • Committed to continual learning and improvement
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (CS preferred) or 5-7+ years equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of professional native Android development experience in Kotlin
  • Experience working with GraphQL and/or REST APIs
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle
  • Solid understanding of software design principles and patterns
  • Real-world experience working with Agile software development methods, patterns, and practices
  • Comfortable working in a fun, agile and fast-paced development environment
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with automated testing frameworks for Android
  • Experience with Jetpack Compose is a plus
  • Trading experience in stocks, options, or futures is a plus, but not a requirement; willingness to acquire knowledge of trading is required
What We Offer:
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Yearly bonus
  • Generous 401k plan (Us only)
  • Comprehensive benefits for you and your family starting Day 1, including a Veterinary Discount Plan (US only)!
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off
  • Flexible working environment
  • TradeStation Account employee benefits, as well as full access to trading education materials
  • Pay Range (US) $115-190,000 (Countries outside of the US have differing ranges in accordance with local labor markets)

TradeStation provides equal employment opportunities to current and prospective employees, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, disability, handicap, citizenship, veteran or marital status, or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws.



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