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Web Engineer (New Grad) @ Robinhood

Job posted 4 weeks ago

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Robinhood was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

Just as we focus on our customers, we also strive to create an inclusive environment where our employees can thrive and do impactful work. We are proud of the competitive products and company culture we continue to build and have been recognized as:

  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2020
  • TIME100 Most Influential Companies 2021
  • Fortune Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance™ 2021 and Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™ 2021

Check out life at Robinhood on The Muse!

About the team:

Join our fast-growing and high-impact teams at Robinhood! Our web engineers work across our different product areas: Activation, Brokerage and Core Experience on our rich client-side web application that powers the next generation of Robinhood, building marketing websites or working on the infrastructure that enables all web developers to work efficiently on the platform.

What you’ll do day-to-day:

  • Architecting new consumer features and reusable UI paradigms using React
  • Leading the product from inception to launch, and own large parts of the product’s execution
  • Building and test products to support Robinhood’s brokerage operations
  • Collaborating with brokerage and market specialists to rapidly iterate on the product
  • Designing frameworks and tools that empower other developers

About you:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time, degree-seeking program with an expected graduation date in 2022
  • Fluency in JavaScript and understanding of its fundamentals
  • Understanding of functional and reactive programming paradigms
  • Great design intuition and user empathy
  • Passion for supporting power user and building developer tools
  • Familiarity with Python/Django and Go (bonus points)

Technologies we use:

  • Modern JavaScript, ES6 and up
  • React
  • Redux / Immutable
  • TypeScript
  • Babel + Webpack
  • Django and Go on the backend

We’re looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you’re ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we’d love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

Robinhood promotes diversity and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please visit rbnhd.co/applicant-privacy.

Robinhood's benefits include generous time off, 401(k) participation with employer match, comprehensive health coverage, a health savings account (HSA), wellness benefits, backup childcare and education stipends (all benefits are subject to applicable taxes and based on eligibility).