• Full Time
  • London

Site Elwood

About Elwood 

Elwood Technologies is a FCA regulated firm that provides end-to-end institutional-grade digital asset Execution, Liquidity Access and Portfolio Monitoring & Risk Management Software. Built with institutions for institutions, Elwood’s EMS offers best available price execution, smart order routing and algorithmic tooling alongside a traditional finance grade Portfolio Management System.

Our seamless end-to-end platform connects to global crypto exchanges, custodians, and liquidity providers, via multiple APIs e.g. FIX, REST, websockets. Elwood provides market infrastructure at scale, enabling financial institutions, neobanks, and corporations to access digital asset markets quickly and efficiently.

Job Description

Elwood is seeking a Lead Engineer to join our Engineering Team in London where you will contribute to the development and analytical requirements of the Trading platform whilst working closely with the Product Team.  

As a Lead Engineer you must have a passion for technology, systems improvement, and coding techniques. You will require good leadership skills to help guide the team through the technical side of projects and mentor high-performing engineers where you will be responsible for:

  • developing and enhance our trading platform adding new features and capacities
  • working as a member of the Elwood Engineering team to ensure consistency across the instances and broader client build road map
  • building execution and algorithmic trading strategies
  • creating new services to meet critical product and business needs using Golang
  • adding features that help customers collaborate on asset management
  • working with engineers, designers, product managers and senior leadership to turn our product and technical vision into a tangible roadmap every quarter
  • monitoring and supporting all production system components (trading algorithms, exchange connectivity, analytics, market data)

Qualifications / Knowledge

To be considered for this role you will have:

  • strong interpersonal skills; you value teamwork and collaboration and know when to let a team work through problems and when to jump in to help
  • an advanced knowledge of computer science, including object-oriented programming, data structures and processing
  • excellent programming skills and experience (Golang)
  • site-reliability and observability concerns firmly embedded into your DNA 
  • experience in deploying and monitoring applications in a cloud environment, ideally GCP 
  • strong experience developing large-scale concurrent, event-driven distributed systems
  • hands-on experience in algorithm design
  • well-developed problem-solving skills
  • an understanding of how the components of tech infrastructures are used to build complex systems
  • a working knowledge of the FIX protocol
  • an understanding of crypto markets and products (desirable)

Why Elwood?  

  • Join one of the fastest growing FinTech companies and help shape the future of finance
  • A startup with deep financial backing and a strong market presence
  • Our platform is enabling institutional access to the most exciting growth opportunity in Finance
  • Work with a modern technology stack and help solve high impact problems
  • Strong client focused team with a diverse background  
  • We’re a Global company and have offices in London, New York and Singapore
  • Competitive compensation package 
  • A hybrid mode of working in office and working from home

Equal Opportunities

As an equal opportunity employer; you can read more about our policy here: https://elwood.io/diversity/

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