We are currently seeking extremely bright, articulate, highly-motivated candidates to join our team. 
Candidates should feel at home in a really challenging environment working with new technologies. You should be comfortable with working under time pressure, and should hope to make a long-term commitment toward building a company.
Do you have a favorite stack that you'd like to build this new application in?  Propose it to us or take the Backend Test

The candidate is expected to be proficient in the following:
    •Extensive experience with Python, C/C++.     
    •Knowledge of Perl, Bash and other scripting tools.     
    •Extensive experience with working on a Linux platform
    •Experience with server-side frameworks like Django, RubyOnRails is a plus.

The profile we are looking for:

    •B.Tech / B.E / B.S in Computer Science or related fields
    •Great communication and interpersonal skills
    •Self motivated, organized, an interdisciplinary aptitude.     
    •A research like mindset to be able to try ideas without getting dejected if they fail

    • Developing a responsive back-end from scratch following agile and test-driven development .     
    •Designing and implementing all back-end components - application, data, infrastructure.     
    •Building infrastructure for automated testing, deployment and monitoring of the application.

We offer the following:
  • Excellent compensation, with tremendous long-term earnings potential. 
  • Ability to interact with highly talented and experienced professionals in a casual yet academic environment would be helpful.
  • Ample cultural and recreational activities, with nearby access to New York City

Experience in the financial industry is not a requirement and we welcome candidates who  have had no exposure to finance whatsoever. To summarize we are looking for people who are, or have similar skill sets as Machine Learning / Physics PhDs and also have the ability to wear multiple hats.

In order to apply for this position, please send an email with resume to jobs [ AT ] circulumvite [ DOT ] com with subject : "Backend Engineer".