Software Engineer

Do you want to help disrupt a $30 trillion market, and make an asset class that’s more than 3,000 years old more efficient and accessible to investors around the world through technology? Join us as we partner with financial institutions to modernize global precious metals trading, giving investors the ability to access and hold real gold as easily as stocks, with a long-term goal of helping more than a billion people gain access to a reliable savings tool.

As a SolidusLink Software Engineer, you will help lead the design, development, and maintenance of our high-performance trading platform core infrastructure. You will work alongside a small team of talented and experienced team members including ex-Googlers and industry leaders from banking, investing, and market structure. You will be among SolidusLink’s first 25 full-time employees, with a unique opportunity to shape the company’s culture and future.

The ideal candidate for the role of Software Engineer has a verifiable track record as a leader in designing and delivering software systems that have delivered significant business impact. They will have been recognized by peers for successes in major product and technology initiatives. The candidate also must be an excellent communicator who can confidently lead discussions with team members and other key stakeholders.

What You’ll Do

  • Architect, implement, and maintain scalable, high-performance systems

  • Optimize performance in a system where every microsecond counts

  • Analyze and mitigate risks to guarantee system security and robustness

  • Design pragmatic, industry-leading solutions to solve difficult real-world problems

  • Contribute to production system reliability

About You

  • Detail-oriented, you take pride in writing elegant code

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong Linux proficiency

  • 5+ years of experience in design, implementation, and maintenance of full-stack distributed systems

  • Experience with two or more of: C/C++, Java, Go, Rust

  • Embedded systems, high-performance computing, or FPGA experience a plus

  • Ability to find creative ways to make progress even in the presence of uncertainty or obstacles

This role offers a competitive salary, benefits + bonus (with the possibility of equity).

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Interested? Email your cover letter and resume to