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Droit Financial Technologies

Clojure Developer

New York, New York, US

04 October, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Clojure
  • ClojureScript
  • Lisp
  • React
  • Postgres

Benefits & perks

  • Pension
  • Casual dress
  • Training
  • Profit share scheme
  • Up to 20% bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Work-life balance
  • Generous profit share scheme
  • 20% yearly bonus
  • Full-stack clojure development
  • Full benefit coverage

To sum it up...

Transforming Regulation-Tech with Clojure & Clojurescript

Role overview

Fintech company based out of New York City, using Clojure and Clojurescript to automate complex legal and real-time decision systems.

Droit is a technology firm based in New York City.๐Ÿ“ˆ๐Ÿ’ป

They are fundamentally changing the market and driving innovation around automating complex global legal frameworks and real-time decision systems.

Developers at Droit have the opportunity to be part of making an important, lasting impact.

With plans to grow the number of developers in New York, they are open to a range of experience levels and functional programming skills, especially Clojure.

So, if you have been using Clojure commercially, great! If you are a budding Clojurian, and you're looking to get your hands on some production code, this could be the opportunity for you!

Things we currently work with in-house include:

  • Clojure
  • ClojureScript
  • Haskell
  • Coq
  • Lisp
  • React via Reagent
  • Postgres database
  • RESTful APIs

General Requirements

  • High degree of curiosity with the ability to ask thoughtful questions and solve challenging problems.
  • Able to use functional programming to design simple and elegant solutions.
  • Able to envision a variety of solutions and to clearly articulate them and explain the trade-offs.
  • Enjoys working with others and sharing knowledge to get the best results.
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Willing to work hard and leave ego at the door.

Technical Requirements

  • Solid experience with a programming language e.g. Java, Python, Clojure
  • Enthusiastic about functional programming*

Highly Desirable

  • Experience programming Clojure or ClojureScript or another Lisp
  • Experience using a RDBMS such as Postgres
  • Experience building React applications and RESTful APIs
  • Experience in formal verification โ€“ for example Coq

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York Cityโ€™s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
  • 50-249

Droit was founded in 2012 by a team of veteran derivative traders, quants, e-commerce specialists and technologists with front-line experience and expertise with products, markets, regulations and systems. Our mission is to provide our clients with robust, enterprise infrastructure facilitating compliant and optimal trading of derivatives and other financial instruments across asset classes, global regulatory regimes, CCPโ€™s and execution platforms Our systems help our clients focus on key aspects of their daily business without distraction while ensuring that they โ€œTrade Rightโ€.

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  • COQ
  • ClojureScript
  • Pension
  • Casual Dress
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Clojure
  • ClojureScript
  • Lisp
  • React
  • Postgres

Benefits & perks

  • Pension
  • Casual dress
  • Training
  • Profit share scheme
  • Up to 20% bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Work-life balance
  • Generous profit share scheme
  • 20% yearly bonus
  • Full-stack clojure development
  • Full benefit coverage
Clojure Developer