Join us to change the way private individuals trade


Senior Backend Developer

Tradeworks is looking for an outstanding Senior Backend Developer to join our team developing the next generation of our algorithmic strategy trading platform. You will be part of a highly skilled, self-driven, cross-functional team, where your work will impact our customers around the world as well as establish the Tradeworks platform as the best platform for algorithmic trading. Our award winning trading platform has already received great traction in several markets in Europe and Asia.

We is set out to help individuals improve their trading results. We are building a powerful trading tool for our users enabling them to implement and execute advanced trading strategies.


We’re looking for a Senior Backend Developer

At Tradeworks we have several new projects in the pipeline and this position gives the right candidate the possibility to join us on these new exciting projects.

You will be responsible for contributing with technical specifications, development and implementation of high quality, easy maintainable and extendible code. Our company is inspired by lean principles, which is also seen in our development processes where we use Kanban and focus on getting things done.

You are a team player who is motivated by delivering great solutions to the end users. You are always prepared to go the extra mile to ensure delivery. You are self-driven and take ownership of your tasks.


Required skills and experience:

  • You have at least 5 years of experience as a professional Backend Java developer
  • You have experience in designing and implementing professional grade APIs
  • You have experience in designing and implementing high throughput low latency systems
  • You strive to always deliver high quality code
  • You have a good understanding of HTTP, REST API concepts
  • You have extensive experience with relational and nosql databases


Experience and interest in several of the following

  • Designing and implementing Big Data systems
  • Javascript and Node.JS
  • Docker and continuous delivery
  • Cloud services, e.g. AWS Lambda and Azure Functions
  • FX/Stock trading


What we offer

  • Tradeworks is an ambitious, international start-up highly dedicated to change capital markets
  • The opportunity to be part of a very skilled, super-dedicated and extremely ambitious team with years of experience within software and web development
  • A self-driven and high-performance culture that enable you to grow with the company and the opportunity to learn new skills, depending on your interests / competences
  • A chance to work in the beautiful Copenhagen, the startup, fintech hub of Northern Europe


How to apply

Contact: Jesper Thor Rasmussen, CTO


Phone +45 20458389

(If you have a GitHub / bitbucket account please include this in your C.V.)


The company

Tradeworks is a capital markets fintech company, developing a cloud-based trade automation platform designed for individual traders of Forex and CFDs. Established in 2013, based in Copenhagen and Singapore, Tradeworks is a privately held company founded by entrepreneurs from the financial industry.

The company mission is to design, build and operate intuitive and simple-to-use trading technology that empowers individual financial traders to optimize their trading results.

Driven by core values of honesty, reliability, integrity and innovation, we aim to narrow the significant technological gap between individual traders and global financial institutions and thereby help private individuals trade more consistently and profitably.