Software Engineer II - Business Services in Heredia at TradeStation

Date Posted: 7/10/2021

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Software Engineer II
Heredia, Costa Rica
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.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.
Are you a passionate and inventive software engineer? Do you want to be working on cutting edge solutions in a collaborative and challenging environment? TradeStation is seeking an experienced and talented Software Engineer who thrives on pushing the limits of technology to produce state of the art solutions. The engineer will be responsible for writing code, developing, automating unit tests, and automated deployment of system services. In this role you will be expected to be knowledgeable in both current programming languages and technologies. You will be responsible for the quality, uptime and resilience of your applications.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Design, develop, and implement web and system services including implementing new product features using latest technologies and cloud native solutions.
  • Participate in design discussions, review sessions, and prototyping.
  • Participate in monitoring, management, troubleshooting and issue resolution to new systems and existing services.
  • Strong research skills to investigate and recommend new technologies for upgrading existing systems.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Strong knowledge of the .NET framework (C#) and associated technologies
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented design and SOLID principles
  • Strong understanding of database technology, relational and non-relational
  • Experience with web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Experience with JavaScript MV* frameworks/libraries such as React, AngularJS
  • Experience writing and consuming RESTful APIs
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Good fundamental and hands-on knowledge of MS SQL Server
  • Knowledge of cloud architecture and deployment (AWS)
  • Hands-on Docker and/or Kubernetes experience
  • Experience working in an agile environment that embraces practices such as Test Driven Development and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
  • Proven and strong communication skills
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate to technical requirements
  • SalesForce integration experience is a plus
  • Experience with containerization software such as Docker and Kubernetes
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a software developer