Senior Software Engineer/Architect - FRM Engineering

Houston, Texas, United States

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Two Sigma is a financial sciences company, combining data analysis, invention, and rigorous inquiry to help solve the toughest challenges in investment management, insurance technology, securities, private equity, and venture capital. 

Our team of scientists, technologists, and academics looks beyond the traditional to develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most complex economic problems.

We are seeking an extraordinary Senior Software Engineer to help build and maintain our next generation Portfolio Financing infrastructure. 

An individual in this role will be responsible for partnering with stakeholders in the New York office to develop and execute on building out Portfolio Financing infrastructure (including optimizations to reduce financing costs) as well as building the trade platform for Cash Portfolio Management. They will also be expected to provide technical guidance for a growing team of world class software engineers.

You will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Architect, design and develop software that enables optimal Portfolio Financing and Cash Management functions.
  • Have an ownership mindset and collaborate with business and engineering stakeholders across the organization to develop, implement, and deploy technology solutions to address a wide array of business problems.
  • Take responsibility for the overall planning, execution and success of complex technical projects.
  • Mentor and grow engineers across the team leading by example, establishing best practices, and demanding high engineering standards.

You should possess the following qualifications:

  • 7+ years of professional software development experience building production-grade distributed software systems with extraordinary programming skills.
  • 3+ years of experience defining large scale, service-oriented software architectures, exploring and making technical feasibility tradeoffs for scalability, reliability, and operational efficiency, preferably with full-stack applications.
  • Experience with modern programming languages (Java, Python, C/C++, C#, etc.), programming styles (OO, functional), and techniques (design and architecture patterns).
  • Fluency in professional software engineering practices encompassing the software development lifecycle including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, CI/CD, testing, and operations.
  • Experience with technology solutions for financial systems would be advantageous but not required.

You will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Hybrid Work Policy: Flexible in-office days with budget for home office setup
  • Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves
  • Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship
  • Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms
  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance

We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.