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Backend Software Engineer at SigFig
Noida, IN
SigFig is tearing down the barriers to investing. We've raised $60 million to support our growth as the #1 Online Investment Advisor for large Financial Institutions. To meet the rapidly growing demand and interest in our investment solution, we have recently set-up a development center in India. Come join a fast growing San Francisco based-company and help build SigFig India’s team. Let us define the next generation of investing!

As a Software Engineer at SigFig, you will work with a team of brilliant developers to build solutions that analyze billions in investor assets, running complex algorithms and recommendations software to help people make better investment decisions. You’ll help us Platformize (yes that’s a word) our code, build high-impact features, and make it more easily configurable and customizable for a diverse set of needs. It’s not easy, but it’s an incredible opportunity for people who like technical, people and business challenges.


Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain services around SigFig’s Wealth Management Platform.

Integrate SigFigs Wealth Management systems into a diverse set of third-party enterprise systems.

Interact with engineering members across the organization to ensure consistency in engineering practices and foster active exchange of ideas. We have development centers in San Francisco, Tucson, Singapore and India and the ability to work with distributed teams is a key skill.

Perform peer code reviews. Review performance, security and flexibility of the code.

Participating in SigFig’s agile ceremonies (e.g. daily standup, release and sprint planning, demos, scrum of scrums).


You possess a BTech/BE in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field or equivalent practical experience. Strong Computer Science fundamentals - you understand data structures, algorithms and software design practices.

You understand both, imperative and functional approaches to programming.

Good experience with JVM languages (Scala, Java) and relational databases (ability to design, query, transform and optimize).

Great Communication Skills — You have excellent communication skills and are able to clearly articulate your thoughts during verbal and written communications. The work we do here is very collaborative (and globally distributed), so team players and an experience with fast moving projects is a big plus as well.

Self starters with the interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.

Knowledge of modern web technologies including Javascript, AngularJS is a plus.

Familiarity working with SSO solutions (SAML, OAuth, OpenID), CRM vendors, email systems, e-signature providers, or financial data (FIX, OFX), web infrastructure (firewalls, VPNs, proxies) and hosting is a plus.

Domain Experience is a plus — You understand the financial services domain and have executed projects involving implementation and integration of software solutions with other systems in financial institutions. You understand the need for strong security, audits and performance criterias that are associated with the banking and financial services industry.

Passion for finance and investing is a plus.

About SigFig

SigFig is dedicated to making high-quality investment advice more accessible and affordable to investors of all wealth levels. Using a combination of design, data science, and technology, SigFig helps empower investors with the information and guidance they need to achieve their personal financial goals. Through partnerships with some of the world’s largest and most innovative financial institutions, SigFig seeks to help investors and advisors better manage their investments. Its enterprise technology accelerates time to market for its partners, while doing so in a secure, scalable, and compliant way. Its product, design, and growth labs fuel innovation, accelerate adoption, and create delight for clients.

Founded in 2007, SigFig is backed by leading financial institutions including Eaton Vance, Comerica Bank, New York Life, Santander InnoVentures, and UBS, as well as top-tier venture capital firms, including Bain Capital Ventures, DCM Ventures, Nyca Partners, and Union Square Ventures. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Learn more at