Backend Python Developer - Halo Investing

About the Company:

Halo Investing, Inc. is a well-funded financial technology startup developing the next generation of mobile and web investing. Our innovative platform offers the future of finance via products that make investing simpler and safer for all. Halo will completely change how the world invests, so we seek only the most qualified candidates who share our passion for IMPACT.

Our Leadership Team

The founding team of Halo Investing brings a wealth of experience in the financial services and trading industry to the table, as well as a number of successful startup ventures under their belt.

The Role

We are a small, but mighty, team of six and are focused on building quality products that will greatly impact the investing world. We are currently looking to expand our engineering team with someone who can help develop Python solutions in a distributed network of financial services utilizing asynchronous I/O models, databases, order management systems, and market data providers.

The candidate will be working on a greenfield order management system for a major financial exchange and new financial product in a financial technology startup. The ideal candidate will have experience developing in C++ on Linux focused on middleware but with a strong desire to do Python.

Our platform of choice is Linux on Docker, C/C++ for high performance services, and Python for everything outside high performance.


You’ll be a great fit for the team if you have:

  • Experience with high performance C++ in a trading environment.
  • Experience with Python development on Linux systems.
  • Proficiency with Linux development, and networking technologies
  • Docker experience a plus.
  • Deep knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Knowledge of financial systems and related trading technologies is a solid plus
  • Experience with GIT workflow is a plus.

You’ll be an even better fit if you can:

  • Be relentless on changing the world
  • Be ruthlessly focused on delivering Halo’s flagship products
  • Write, test, and debug Python of course!
  • Take responsibility to deliver frequently in a continuous integration and deployment environment


Halo Investing offers competitive comprehensive compensation plans that include a base salary, equity, fulll benefits, and a flexible work environment.

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