Infrastructure as YAML

At Wealthsimple, our goal is to have scalable, secure, and stable infrastructure, while also allowing developers to quickly and easily deploy new code. We want to provide a great customer experience with an always-up »

Startup Engineering & Internationalizing Wealthsimple

Here at Wealthsimple, we're growing quickly on all fronts: assets under management, clients served, services provided, company size, and — most relevant to this blog post — geography. Just earlier this year we launched in the »

Integrating React Native Into Our Existing Native Apps

At Wealthsimple, our mobile apps are very important to our business. A significant portion of our clients use them regularly to check on their accounts and to add to their savings. Inspired by posts »

RailsConf 2017 (Arizona) - Lessons Learned

With five other Wealthsimplers, I had the privilege of attending RailsConf 2017 in Phoenix, AZ, to learn about Rails, attend different technical and non-technical workshops and talks, and finally get to see a giant »

Introducing StaticCollection: An ActiveRecord Interface for Static Data

At Wealthsimple, we strive to write code that not only runs but is maintainable, reads well, and is a pleasure to work with. In this post, we’ll share one Rails trick that we’ »