Software Developer

Bridgewater Associates   •  

Westport, CT

Industry: Financial Services


Not Specified years

Posted 370 days ago


We are in the process of creating our technical road map and thinking through how we are going to build reusable front-end systems, underlying APIs, and backend systems that drive complex web applications. Our applications are SPA for the desktop, browser, and mobile that will be responsive, resilient, elastic, and message driven. We also thinking about how to shift our applications to a cloud-based infrastructure, modifying them accordingly to exist effectively within the cloud, and modifying our cloud service to meet the needs of the applications. Our team is performing the foundational work to enable this transition, for instance building out a provisioning system, enterprise configuration management, and a true continuous integration/delivery pipeline, all while maintaining the security of our infrastructure


Prototyping, developing, productionalizing, and maintaining systems at all levels of the stack

Iterating with users, stakeholders, and engineers on all aspects of an application’s design

Collaboration with other team members to craft quality technical solutions in an open way

Working with engineering leaders to design & implement scalable, resilient system architectures

Position Requirements


Well rounded, hands-on builder of technology

Flexible in a fast paced, growing environment

Passion for both deep and broad technical understanding

Desire to grow both personally and professionally

Preferred Qualifications Qualifications:

Knowledge of the basic web stack: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTTP, REST, WebSockets
Experience with popular web frameworks, libraries, and tools, such as React and Angular
Fairly broad use of different languages, but with a focus on the JVM, and specifically Scala
Data messaging, persistence, and caching: Kafka, *MQ, SQL, Redshift, DynamoDB, Ignite, Redis
Understanding of both standard & modern architectural patterns: Gang of Four classics, microservices, CQRS, 12-factor apps, event sourcing, reactivity and streaming
Exposure to collaborative & engineering methodologies: agile, code reviews, continuous integration, automated testing, cloud deployments, etc.
Having successfully pushed projects through to completion and delivery, proven in the wild

Function Technology/IT
Sponsorship Please note that we do not provide immigration sponsorship for this position.
Disclaimer Bridgewater Associates, LP is an Affirmative Action - Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment at Bridgewater is subject to an extensive background check.
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