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Senior Software Eng (valuation systems)

Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Our team is looking for Software Engineers with the experience to build high-performance automated trading systems. As a Software Engineer, you will help establish technical standards and be a significant contributor to the technical architecture and engineering practices. You will have the opportunity to work and collaborate with Quants and Software Engineers to tackle challenges in programming, technology, mathematics, and finance by building high-quality, architecturally sound systems that are aligned with our business goals. We are looking for individuals who will be able to solve difficult technical problems in a fast-paced and energetic environment.What you'll doCreate and optimize scalable, multi-tiered applications, and infrastructureImplement quantitative, algorithmic trading logic for a variety of asset classesDesign extensible trading applications and deploy successful enterprise-level applications that can be leveraged across options, futures, and cash marketsAnalyze and solve complex technical problemsImprove the efficiency and effectiveness of our development process and reduce operational riskCollaborate with technical and business peers to develop and deliver scalable and highly available trading software systemsMaintain, support, and troubleshoot critical trading applicationsApply industry knowledge and technical skills in new and innovative waysEncourage the use of best practices throughout the development processWhat you'll need5+ years of experience developing scalable applications using C++Object-oriented design and programming experienceExperience building high performance, highly available, and scalable systemsExperience in multi-threaded programming, high-performance application architecture, and performance tuning techniquesApply and hold high-quality standards for code and designWell versed in all areas of delivering technical solutionsAbility to take full ownership (design, implement, test, deploy, maintain) of projectsStrong written and verbal communication skillsShow ownership through entrepreneurial spiritPreferred SkillsExperience with financial market concepts, including options theory and engineeringDemonstrated success in developing and delivering automated trading or execution systemsKnowledge of algorithms and data structuresWomen and underrepresented groups frequently apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. We encourage you to break that mold and apply. No candidate is perfect; all have a lot to offer. We welcome your application.Women and underrepresented groups frequently apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications.We encourage you to break that mold and apply. No candidate is perfect; all have a lot to offer.We welcome your application.Core ValuesThe secret to our award-winning culture is our Core Values: Me In Team, Own It, Iterative Innovation, and Passionate Discourse. We live and breathe these values every day. Our StanceWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a non-discriminatory employment environment for its employees. Discrimination against employees and applicants due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, military, and veteran status is prohibited. The company encourages initiatives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity to all applicants and employees. We are committed to providing a positive environment in which team members are treated with respect, dignity, and courtesy. Our firm believes in a dynamic culture of inclusion and diversity, where people thrive on individual and organizational characteristics, values, experiences, and backgrounds. Through our efforts to provide a safe environment for you and our team members, all interviews for this position will be conducted virtually via phone or video. We will continue to actively hire and onboard new team members virtually through the remainder of the year unless otherwise noted.Work Schedule: Regular and reliable attendance during standard business hours with the ability to be on-site prior to the start of business on occasion Amount of Travel Required:None

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