API-first stock and crypto brokerage platform
This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing Fintech startup building an API infrastructure for stock trading. We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to lead our team in the Budapest office to execute the ambitious plan. The Budapest office does and will hold the majority of engineers in the company and the success of this role will have a huge impact to the company’s goal.
Report to VP of Engineering in a different time zone
Plan and execute it to deliver engineering solutions
Manage engineers day-to-day, such as running one-on-ones and staff meetings
Coordinate technical discussions inside and outside the team and company
Work closely with technology leaders within and outside of local organization
Manage technology vendors and costs
Be in charge of engineering staffing in the team
Language: GoLang, NodeJS, Python
Middleware: PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ, Redis
Platform: GKE, GCP, physical data center
Required Qualifications And Experience:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field
3 years of experience in a engineering management in a startup company
Communication skills to lead the technology discussions
Business skills to understand the cost management and to negotiate various deals
Writing skills to communicate efficiently across the team
Basic understanding of technology to work with technology leaders
Excited about what we are building at Alpaca
Alpaca (https://alpaca.markets) is a Silicon Valley based fintech startup that builds an API for stock trading that enables developers to build trading algos, applications, and brokerage services globally.
Alpaca’s globally distributed team consists of developers, traders, and brokerage business specialists and backed by a group of well-capitalized investors including Spark Capital, Portag3, Social Leverage, Y Combinator as well as highly experienced industry angel investors. We are also very tech-enthusiastic with notable track records in open source and startup communities.
Location of work:
Alpaca is an API infrastructure and licensed financial services company that allows developers and businesses to offer stock and crypto investing to their end-customers. We work with more than 100 companies across the globe to enable their investing products, and our mission is to provide financial services to everyone on the planet.
Alpaca’s globally distributed team consists of developers, traders, and brokerage business specialists and backed by a group of well-capitalized investors including Portage Ventures, Spark Capital, Tribe Capital, Social Leverage, Y Combinator as well as highly experienced industry angel investors and founders. We are also very tech-enthusiastic with notable track records in open source and startup communities.