Alpaca

API-first stock and crypto brokerage platform

Product Engineer

Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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About the role

This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing Fintech startup building an API infrastructure for stock trading. Being an API platform and a financial service product, it is critical to provide strong confidence to our developer users who pay attention to the details of how information is visualized. You will write tons of frontend and backend code and build the product quickly so that we can respond to the user feedback.

You will help build one of the most complex developer products and keep engaging developers to use our platform with confidence every day. You will be working closely with the business side in a full-remote environment mainly during the US Eastern Time.

<u>Tech Stack:</u>

  • Go
  • Google Cloud
  • Kubernetes
  • React
  • PostgreSQL
  • RabbitMQ
  • Redis

<u>About Alpaca:</u>

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.

Why you should join Alpaca

Alpaca is a hyper growth financial technology company that is democratizing global access to financial markets starting with our API-first stock brokerage. In just two years, billions of dollars of securities are traded every month via our API and rapidly increasing.

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.

Alpaca
Founded:
Team Size:123
Location:San Mateo, CA
Founders
Hitoshi Harada
Hitoshi Harada
CTO
Yoshi Yokokawa
Yoshi Yokokawa
Founder