Senior Front End Software Engineer - Venn

New York, New York, 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.

Venn is Two Sigma's portfolio analytics platform used by asset owners, asset managers, and advisors. Venn applies Two Sigma's expertise in research, data science, and technology to modernize the analytics experience for institutional investors, helping them embrace a quantitative approach to multi-asset portfolio risk and investment decision making. The tools available in Venn help investors perform factor-based risk analysis to inform manager due diligence, investment evaluation, and portfolio construction. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced frontend software engineer. Using best-in-class frontend and public cloud technologies, you will build a data-driven solution for the most significant investment objectives that our clients face. 

You will take on the following responsibilities: 
  • Frontend development of Venn's investor web portal
  • Ideate, test, and analyze solutions to data challenges related to computation-at-scale, portfolio management, data analysis, and data visualization 
  • Closely collaborate with product managers and UX designers to plan and execute high-impact solutions 
  • Solve software challenges with the use of experimentation, design, and elegant implementation  

You should possess the following qualifications:
  • Minimum 1 year of experience required; 3-10 years of experience preferred building and developing customer-facing products
  • Experience with JavaScript and React.js
  • Strong communication skills, keen attention to detail, and readiness to challenge assumptions 
  • UI and UX testing experience
  • BA/BS degree in a technical or non-technical discipline
  • Working knowledge of AWS Web Services is a plus
  • Java, Python, Angular.js, HTML5, and CSS3 is a plus

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

The base pay for this role will be between $165,000 and $300,000. This role may also be eligible for other forms of compensation and benefits, such as a discretionary bonus, health, dental and other wellness plans and 401(k) contributions. Discretionary bonus can be a significant portion of total compensation. Actual compensation for successful candidates will be carefully determined based on a number of factors, including their skills, qualifications and experience.

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.