Software Engineer, Load and Fault

Robinhood
February 25, 2024
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Offerd Salary:$157,000—$185,000
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Join a leading fintech company that's democratizing finance for all.

Robinhood was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

As we continue to build...

We're seeking curious, growth minded thinkers to help shape our vision, structures and systems; playing a key-role as we launch into our ambitious future. If you're invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world — we'd love to have you apply.

About the team + role

The Load and Fault team at Robinhood, builds out a platform to empowers all of engineering at Robinhood. Using live market data, engineers are able to truly simulate the load on the products they develop. With a complex and distributed system, engineers can test the capacity, the load it can handle, and ensure their products remain reliable for the future!

We are hiring a Software Engineer, with proven experience in the infrastructure domain, to join the team and help bring that vision to a reality.

The preferred location for this position is in or around Robinhood's office in Menlo Park, CA; Seattle, WA; or New York, NY with in-office work capabilities, as may be required by management. Check with your recruiter for more information.

What you'll do
  • Design large-scale systems within the team, making the right tradeoffs for risk and long-term maintainability
  • Set up and drive technical directions of the project
  • Supporting core backend systems for the team and helping build out new greenfield initiatives.
  • Partner cross functionally to ensure teams are set up for success in regards to their testing and use of the product
  • What you bring
  • Experience building and leading the design and implementation of critical infrastructure systems and services in a microservices architecture
  • Experience working on Kubernetes and familiarity with cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Exposure with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins or Buildkite
  • Passion for building solutions to counter significant challenges related to scalability
  • Familiarity with storage and caching systems like postgres, redis and dynamodb
  • What we offer
  • Market competitive and pay equity-focused compensation structure
  • 100% paid health insurance for employees with 90% coverage for dependents
  • Annual lifestyle wallet for personal wellness, learning and development, and more!
  • Lifetime maximum benefit for family forming and fertility benefits
  • Dedicated mental health support for employees and eligible dependents
  • Generous time away including company holidays, paid time off, sick time, parental leave, and more!
  • Lively office environment with catered meals, fully stocked kitchens, and geo-specific commuter benefits
  • Base pay for the successful applicant will depend on a variety of job-related factors, which may include education, training, experience, location, business needs, or market demands. The expected salary range for this role is based on the location where the work will be performed and is aligned to one of 3 compensation zones. This role is also eligible to participate in a Robinhood bonus plan and Robinhood's equity plan. For other locations not listed, compensation can be discussed with your recruiter during the interview process.

    Zone 1 (Menlo Park, CA; New York, NY; Seattle, WA; Washington, DC)

    $157,000—$185,000 USD

    Zone 2 (Denver, CO; Westlake, TX; Chicago, IL)

    $139,000—$163,000 USD

    Zone 3 (Lake Mary, FL)

    $122,000—$144,000 USD

    Click here to learn more about Robinhood's Benefits.

    We're looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you're ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we'd love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

    Robinhood embraces a diversity of backgrounds and experiences and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please review the specific policy applicable to your country.

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