Fullstack DevelopeRS

Research DRIVEN INNOVATION

THE APTIVITI STRATEGIC HOLDINGS COMPANY, OF SIMILAR CONSTRUCT TO ALPHABET, MERGING THE ENTERPRISE AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGY AND INVESTMENT SPHERES, IS COMPRISED OF ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH (ETR), +DVLABTHE VETT, FITO, AND PROJECT OPTIMUS, AND ARE DIRECTLY RESULTANT OF THE RESEARCH WE ARE PRODUCING.

WE UTILIZE OUR MACRO INSIGHT ACROSS THE TECHNOLOGY LANDSCAPE TO BUILD AND BRIDGE MICRO-SYSTEMS, compressing failure rates in the emerging technology world, imbuing agility into tech monoliths, and instilling insight into the investment community, ultimately ridding waste in financial and technological investments - all driven by a passion & practice in the data space.

As an early engineer, you will help define aptiviti's development culture, and practice extreme ownership over critical project and products in the roadmap.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.

  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

  • Build and direct an A-player team of engineers.

EXPECTATIONS 

  • Ability to adapt quickly in a team that constantly strives to "do more, faster."

  • Quickly come up to speed on the goals, challenges and constraints of our target market; use this understanding to own business problems and develop pragmatic technical solutions; strategically position yourself to execute on a comprehensive software roadmap; build an integrated platform that intends to be more than the sum of its parts.

  • Work and brainstorm with our team to develop best-in-class software for an industry that's ready for major disruption.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of industry and software development experience

  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design; Java experience a huge plus

  • Industry experience in development of modern web apps

  • Desire to work on a small, fast moving team; comfortable in a small, intense and high-growth start-up environment

  • Deep experience with: JavaScript (jQuery, Node, Angular, React, etc), REST, XML, CDN, Apache solutions (Solr, Lucene, AWS products (EC2, RDS, ElasticSearch, etc)

  • Experience in SQL and NoSQL data stores; data science experience a huge plus

  • Open source contributions and projects are a huge plus -- show us your github!

  • Experience in fintech space a huge plus

  • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent)

  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.

  • Self-motivated, experienced hacker who enjoys owning projects from inception to completion

  • Comfortable in the full stack (including infrastructure)

  • End to end experience building, shipping, and maintaining products

Why aptiviti? 

Culture

  • Mission-driven tech-focussed company where you can have a direct, large impact in the space

  • Attention to learning and development, with opportunities to attend trainings/conferences 

  • Located in bustling Chelsea tech hub & building, alongside OKCupid, Andela, and other leading tech companies

Perks

  • Competitive salary 

  • Open vacation policy 

  • Budget for your choice of equipment

  • Your choice of engineering team staff

  • Unlimited espresso