At Carta, we’re building the future of equity and ownership. We’ve changed how companies, investors, and employees manage equity. Now, we’re transforming how capital markets operate. Our goal is to create more owners and increase transparency and liquidity for shareholders. More than 800,000 investors, law firms, and employees use our platform, and we manage over $575B in equity.

As a Senior Software Engineer - Client Services on the Liquidity team at Carta, you’ll work on CartaX, an issuer centric electronic trading platform offering tailored liquidity programs for privately held companies, funds, and other fractional assets.

Specifically, you’ll be part of the team responsible for building and running the backend services providing features such as order management and handling, market access, and the matching engines. 

The Liquidity team is looking for creative problem solvers to work on a greenfield initiative to build a marketplace for private securities, CartaX.

Responsibilities 

  • Work closely with the product team to develop and build the customer facing workflows that drive interaction with our transaction platform
  • Build highly responsive, data-intensive interfaces
  • Design, build and interact with a large variety of internal API’s
  • Works with product directly to help shape and form requirements for complex, large scale initiatives

Qualifications

  • 7+ years full stack or backend engineering experience, with strong systems fundamentals
  • Experience with service oriented architecture
  • Strong industry experience in the architecture and design of scalable front and backend systems
  • Experience building services or middleware in python or java 
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks/libraries like React or Angular.js
  • Experience designing and building APIs
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced team environment
  • Experience architecting complex SaaS products
  • Experience working closely with product and compliance stakeholders to understand business requirements and build thoughtful solutions

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience in financial markets or fintech.
  • Experience working for a regulated entity and what comes with that.

Carta is a Series E company and is backed by top-tier VCs like Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Meritech Capital, and more.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing a positive interview experience for every candidate. If accommodations due to a disability or medical condition are needed, connect with us via email at recruiting@carta.comAs a company, we value fairness, helpfulness, transparency, leadership and build our teams around these values. Check out our careers page to get to know us better as you think about your next step at Carta.

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