Move cash faster

May 31, 2013

I joined Wealthfront last week as a new engineer, and I recently wrapped up my first meaty development project within the backend trading system written in Java. The task was to modify the logic used for client withdrawals. Specifically, add logic to first pull from any incoming deposit money that is sitting in escrow, waiting… Read more

The first week at Wealthfront

May 17, 2013

I just finished my first week at Wealthfront. In my first three hours I fixed a small production bug. By the end of the week, I had shipped my first feature: the backend code to serve up the commit statistics feeding the visualization at our new engineering page. Moving this quick was empowering, and it… Read more