Software Engineer, React Native

  • AlphaPoint
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Jun 28, 2018

Job Description

About AlphaPoint:

AlphaPoint is a financial technology company helping make illiquid assets liquid. It enables customers to launch new products and services by providing institutions enterprise-grade blockchain solutions to digitize assets, launch markets, and reduce operational costs. AlphaPoint has customers across 5 continents with offices in New York, Charlotte, Philadelphia, and San Francisco.

Position Profile:

The AlphaPoint team is looking for a talented Front End Mobile Engineer to develop and maintain the front-end interfaces, as well as our mobile initiatives that are used for our industry leading blockchain solutions and digital currency exchanges. Our services use html/JavaScript front ends to communicate over WebSocket based APIs with our core applications. We build modular front-end display widgets in ReactJS and HTML to interact with these APIs. We are looking for an individual who can deliver rapid, collaborative development in conjunction with our core C# developers to enhance our front-end offerings.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Lead development effort around mobile applications for crypto-currency exchanges and asset digitization platforms.
  • Build and maintain mobile applications for our global client base.
  • Work with JavaScript frameworks (ReactJS and AngularJS) to connect between our APIs and our Front-End web interfaces.
  • Work with mobile languages such as Objective C, Java or related to manage daily mobile needs.
  • Design and develop new UI modules for our customer facing websites as well as for internal and customer administrative interfaces.
  • Investigate and recommend awesome UI technologies for market data, orders, account management, bank integrations, etc.
  • Recommend system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of various new technologies.
  • Update job knowledge by researching new technologies and software products; experimenting with new tools and technologies.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 4+ years of experience with JavaScript, ReactJS, Objective C, Java, HTML5, CSS3 or related languages.
  • Experience with WebSocket's and streaming data.
  • Display knowledge of object-oriented design and secure coding practices.
  • UX or Visual Design capabilities a plus but not a requirement.
  • Familiarity with trading platforms is a plus, but not required.
  • Knowledge and excitement for Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies is a plus

AlphaPoint is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability or genetic information, gender identity or national origin.