Artivest

Artivest is a new way to invest in private funds, including private equity, hedge funds and venture capital. They are upgrading the entire process for investors and fund managers alike.

Their technical, financial, and operational expertise powers a seamless experience for individual investors and a scalable point of access for financial advisors and fund managers. Artivest delivers institutional grade manager selection, featuring only funds that meet the highest standards. With their online investing platform they eliminate pre-digital era inefficiencies, allowing for higher quality interactions and ultimately better relationships between investors and funds. They are shaping the future of private investing.

Artivest New York, NY, United States
Dec 05, 2017
Full time
Artivest is seeking a Director of Back-End Engineering with a passion for building industry-changing systems. Technology is at the forefront of our business; the experience we provide through our online portal and deep integrations drives our success. We are building a world-class website where cutting-edge technology, dynamic content, and user analytics are crucial to the success of the platform. In addition, we are a financial institution that must automate and streamline middle and back office operations. You will be exposed to a wide array of the technologies used in a data-driven, fast growing web-startup along with the latest financial technologies that power the world’s largest financial institutions. As a fast-growing team of best-in-class financial and technology professionals, NYC-based Artivest connects leading hedge fund and private equity firms with the wider audience of investors seeking access to the highest quality alternatives. Our core mission is to provide insight and access to exceptional investing. Who You Are Love elegant, maintainable, and scalable code Data-driven, constantly testing (unit and functional), iterating, and releasing code Appreciate unit testing and keeping coding standards high Hungry to adopt next generation cutting-edge technologies Enthusiastic about innovation in the tech industry, and continuously learning and improving What You've Done 5+ years experience as Back End Engineer BA/BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related discipline required Strong Python development skills Developed integrations with legacy systems Designed and built REST APIs Relational database development – familiar with MySQL/PostgreSQL (Mongo / Redis) Have other scripting and classical language skills (Java, C#, C++, Ruby, etc) Deeply understand OO design and CS concepts What You'll Do Play a key role in the development of our websites back-end integrations (code, architecture, APIs, tests) Add key features to our back-end database, Django applications, and scripts Create tests and documentation to ensure code is understandable and robust Stay on top of emerging backend and integration technologies to inform best practices and guidelines Build / integrate robust ETL frameworks Integrate with other systems to link complex disconnected data together Think strategically to help scale our technology Provide input on development policies, methodologies, and code standards Research and propose new technologies and methodologies
Artivest New York, NY, United States
Dec 05, 2017
Full time
Artivest is seeking a Corporate Counsel to play a key role in executing our mission of bringing exceptional investment opportunities to a wider audience of qualified investors. Working closely with the executive management, business development and implementation teams, you will be responsible for all legal matters for Artivest Holdings and its affiliates which include a registered limited purpose broker-dealer and a commodity pool operator. In addition to general corporate functions, you will work directly on fund formation and product development. You will also take the lead in negotiating contractual arrangements with third party fund managers and service providers. Who You Are Entrepreneurial and highly motivated Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills Organized, detail-oriented, extremely thorough, and able to multitask Strong analytical abilities and excellent drafting skills Ability to identify and analyze regulatory, compliance, and business issues in a fast-paced and rapidly changing business environment Hands-on experience with private placements, placement agreements and marketing materials What You've Done JD degree Minimum of 10 years experience in a law firm and in-house focusing on fund formation, alternative investments and brokerage regulatory matters Experience with retail wealth management Understanding of Private Equity, Venture Capital and Hedge Funds Experience with general corporate work and AML/KYC compliance Familiarity with the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, the Investment Company Act of 1940 and the JOBS Act What You'll Do Oversee legal matters for Artivest and its affiliates Advise senior officers on fund and corporate legal matters Manage and coordinate with outside counsel Contribute to the growth and management of a team supporting legal and compliance work Oversee the formation of feeder fund vehicles Review third party manager/fund legal documentation and participate in operational due diligence Review and negotiate contracts with fund managers and vendors Assist Compliance in all regulatory matters, including all SEC and FINRA matters Follow and analyze evolving regulations and work with senior management to adopt appropriate business strategies