Robinhood is democratizing access to America’s financial system. Our platform offers commission-free investing in U.S. stocks, ETFs, options, and cryptocurrencies. Robinhood Financial, our broker-dealer, is the fastest-growing brokerage ever, with over four million users and billions of dollars in transaction volume. Robinhood has received the Apple Design Award, the Google Material Design Award, and was named Fast Company’s 11th Most Innovative Company in the World.
We’re backed with $539 million in capital from top-tier investors such as DST Global, NEA, Index Ventures, Thrive Capital, Sequoia, and KPCB, and valued at $5.6 billion. Robinhood is headquartered in Menlo Park, California with a regional office in Lake Mary, Florida.
About the Role
As a founding member of our web engineering team, you’ll directly impact the lifeline of the business by building our first consumer-facing web product. The product will feature real-time, live-updating data and context-dependent interfaces, so you’ll be building a very rich client-side web application.
What sets us apart:
Work directly with our CEO and VP of Product Engineering
Define the web platform as a founding member of our team
Work with our award-winning design team
Architect new consumer features and reusable UI paradigms using ReactJS
Lead the product from inception to launch, and own large parts of the product’s execution
Collaborate with our award-winning design team to rapidly iterate on the product
Some things we consider critical to being a Web Engineer:
Bachelor’s degree (preferably in CS or related field)
Great design intuition and user empathy
Understanding of functional and reactive programming paradigms
Proficiency in Python and Django (bonus points)
Core tech stack:
Babel stage-0 (ES2017)
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