Principal, Software Engineering

Category: Technology
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Job ID: 12465
Posted Date: August 13, 2019

More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.



Investing and Wealth Management Technology Group is seeking an experienced Full Stack developer to join a client focused community

of engineers to enable our customers to achieve their personal and financial aspirations.

As a technical member of the engineering team, you will have the opportunity to support the creation of state of the art tools web based applications while leveraging your technical, design and analytical skills.


Develop software to enable clients to reach goals

Write unit testing and integration/End to End testing for


Research new technology or development tools to use the

right technology for solving business problems

Collaborate with business, engineering and support teams to

resolve operational issues

Create “best in class” customer experience

Advocate of User Centric Design principles and processes



Minimum of 6 years experience or more of Software Development Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field

JavaScript in Angular or React

Java Required Concepts:

Knowledge of MVC design pattern

Dependency Injection

Understanding of Data Structures & Algorithms

Required Soft Skills:

Team Player

Clear Communication

Passion for Technology

Client Focus

Candidate may benefit from interest in any of the following:

Spring, Hibernate, Tomcat ES6, HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Node.js, Protractor, Jasmine, Karma, JSON, REST, TypeScript, Software architecture, design, and problem solving skills

Responsive (Bootstrap) and Material design

WCAG 2.0 guidelines

Server side technologies

Financial experience


Bachelor of Computer Science or Engineering

We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit to learn more about the opportunities.

E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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